31 December 2011 ~ 3 Comments



Beaded Bib – day 241


I always admire when I see a beaded bib worn as a necklace or attached to a neckline of a top.  It is a fun project, the kind that somehow surprises you with what the outcome would be.  I gathered, old trinkets, buttons, mismatch earrings, some beads and paper beads of course and proceeded to put together my own version of the beaded bib.

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How to: Cut out a pattern from a felt of any color to fit your neckline.  Gather beads, buttons, ribbons, etc….and lay them out on your pattern.  I used E6000 to glue the big pieces, if you want to put seed beads into the mixture it’s better to sew it onto your piece.  I don’t consider this a quick project because it involved laying out your beads and finding the right placement.  After………it will be all worth it!

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3 Responses to “Beaded Bib – day 241”

  1. Diane 2 January 2012 at 11:30 am Permalink

    Hello Janice, would like to wish you a very Happy and Prosperous New Year!and also to everyone who posts their comments here at your blog site too. I love the beaded bib i think its a fabulous way to use paper beads and yours here really does make a very pretty statement.sincerely Diane beading away happily.

  2. Charity 2 January 2012 at 1:54 am Permalink

    What a way to bring in the New Year! I agree with Manou very awesome necklace.

  3. manou 31 December 2011 at 8:28 am Permalink

    wow!! what a beautiful project! this necklace is awesome ….. How nice way to use mismatched beads or anything else you love! so beautiful …..
    I take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very happy Christmas and New year!
    bisous, Manou.


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