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« on: September 27, 2005 05:12:15 PM »

Ok, so this isn't the hardest thing really to make. But it does take awhile and get tedious at times.

This one took awhile because each of the beads had holes that were too small to thread the hemp through so I have this nifty little tool I found at Wal-Mart called a Bead Reamer.. And it works great at making the holes bigger in nearly every type of bead. The only problem is that it is time consuming and can wear your hands out. The charm I made using shrinkie dinks.



This one is one of my favorites. I made myself one with pink beads like this before. Again I had to use the Bead Reaming tool to make the holes bigger.



This one is simple but really cute. I just alternated the strands to weave the different colors. And just used small pony beads.


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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2005 05:17:40 PM »

where'd you learn how to do this stuff? I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2005 05:24:33 PM »

My mom taught me how to do the square knot...it's used in macrame. And then it sort of just took off and I've been addicted to making things ever since. Thanks!  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2005 05:41:33 PM »

I love hemp jewelry and macrame. I've never seen one done like the very last one. Very neat.
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« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2005 01:23:23 AM »

I love the way you did the last one, I never would have thought of that.  They look great. 
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« Reply #5 on: October 22, 2005 06:03:49 PM »

The last one is cool. I've never seen any done like that before.
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