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  1. General Chat
    I :heartsm: ThreadBangers Here is a link they have that tells you how to make Beads from plastic bottles: http://www.threadbanger.com/post/1897/how-to-make-beads-from-old-plastic-bottles
  2. Beadwork and Jewelry
    I just wanted to share this as I just did it this weekend. I decided to recycle my house papers and make my own paper. As I was searching for an online 'how to' I came across this site that offers instructions for simple paper beads you can make out of the same pulp...
  3. Hobbies
    Now I know what to do with the magazines people give me after I read them :) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Paper-Beads/
  4. Frugal Living
    How you might wonder? Well I will tell you why and how! I am first and foremost a quilter but over the past few years I have added beading, painting, and scrapbooking to my list of hobbies. All four can be very expensive, time consuming, and take up tons of space--which makes me nuts. So I am...
  5. For Sale or Trade
    I have 7 Peruvian clay animal beads for sale.There is a baboon,hippo,llama,elephant,zebra,tiger and a lion - all in great condition -holes run from the top to bottom. These beads are 7/8" - 1" tall and are free-standing;you can use them as miniature figurines if desired. I paid $2 a piece for...
  6. Beadwork and Jewelry
    I found this great site, because the beading thread inspired me. I didn't even know you could make different shapes of beads. I may play around with some of this today.
  7. Beadwork and Jewelry
    here's some of me and my 10 yr olds favourite pony bead links, plus i found 3 more tonite. enjoy. http://beadiecritters.com/ http://www.chadiscrafts.com/fun/beadie.html http://www.makingfriends.com/ponybead/p_projects.htm http://home.att.net/~mcdermand/beadie_frameset.htm...
  8. Beadwork and Jewelry
    My stepdaughter has started beadery work and she is having the hardest time locating spaghetti beads in colors besides, white, gold and silver. where do you get yours at.
  9. For Sale or Trade
    you are viewing on a mixed pack of pony beads and other beads too, there is 430 mixed beads in this pack, there are 70 pony star beads from glow in the dark, glitter, brights,pearl, in colours, pink,yellow,white,blue,orange,purple,gold,red. 200 pony circle beads from white, black, dark blue...
  10. Beadwork and Jewelry
    Hi, I just got a wonderful hand-me-down glass grinder to go with my huge hand-me-down stash of art glass. In addition to the more traditional projects, I'd like to make some jewelry out of some of the glass pieces, and suncatchers too. Got the cutter, got the grinder - now I need to find out...
  11. Hobbies
    I got Molly a Perler Bead kit. She loves these! It is a great craft for kids. Your arrange the beads on a plastic board with pegs on it, then an adult irons over it (a sheet of parchment between beads and iron). She has made coasters, refridgerator magnets, keychains. These are fun!
  12. Beadwork and Jewelry
    I have a secret. I have bottles, boxes, baggies, and containers of beads all over the place. I love making bracelets, earrings, beading crochet items, and on and on. I can't wait for other ideas and links to flow into the new forum :yippee:
  13. Hobbies
    http://www.sacredspiral.com/crafts/stiks/twigbds.html I might have to give this a try-- I can see making some larger ones for the great nieces/nephews to string on yarn.
  14. Needle Arts
    http://www.knitting-and.com/crochet/beaded-amulet-bags.htm These are so cute.
  15. Make It Yourself
    http://www.beautytalkonline.com
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