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Topic: beaded fabric necklaces + tutorial link  (Read 3349 times)
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« on: April 03, 2012 10:23:25 AM »

These necklaces are an easy project that donít require much skill. The only sewing required is one long, straight seam. This project is also great for using up a scrap of a special fabric that you donít want to toss out. It can be done in a group, possibly with sewing the tubes beforehand (do the turning together!) and also makes a great Burning Man gift.

I use cut up Mardi Gras beads for mine.

I'm sure most of you can figure out the process just by looking at the finished product, but I made a tutorial on my blog--there are a ton of pictures and uploading them here would take forever. http://madebyjulianne.com/?p=3701
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« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2012 11:09:34 AM »

What a great idea! I love how they can be made without chains too, cause fabric is so convenient for my super sensitive skin haha (: I think they would definitely make great festival gifts, and thanks for the tutorial!
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« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2012 11:55:47 AM »

What a great way to use up those cheap beads, your finished pieces are very pretty.

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« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2012 12:34:11 PM »

Very cute! I love your bowl too!


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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2012 04:06:10 AM »

These are great! I love the way fabric and chain look together.
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