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« on: March 04, 2012 11:35:01 AM »

Haven't got any ideas how to use wooden pearls but I'd really like to make something of them. Got a pic of them here Wooden Pearls
The pearls are in different colours and size. Would like to make something other than just a neckless (that came first to my mind). Any ideas?
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« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2012 04:26:53 AM »

The large ones can be used as little doll heads.

How about creating making a bead door? or one of those special bead seat cushions like this : http://www.amazon.com/Comfort-Bead-Wood-Beaded-Cushion/dp/B000EEU0IO

or if they're not big enough, how about glueing or stringing them together to create a pretty trivet and napkin holders? Lots of possibilities there.

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« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2012 12:20:26 PM »

I think they would be a good base to make ornaments with - string together, and add wire to make armatures, and paint to make little mini dolls, animals, snowmen, could be a good base to make snowflakes for winter.  I wonder how many you have, and how big they are.  Could come together to make an interesting wreath too. 

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« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2013 05:33:56 AM »

How about covering tin cans with these wooden pearls? Smiley

Here's what I did with mine:

just some hot glue gun, varnish and poster paint Wink and of course a lot of patience!

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