Today's How To-sday comes to you from Winter Design Team member Cristine Redmond. Cristine shows us how to make a super adorable necklace using ribbon and beads! Such a cute gift for her daughters for Valentine's Day!
I was browsing on Pinterest one day when I saw the cutest "gumball" necklaces ever. They were made with actual gumballs, which, as a parent, seemed CRAZY to me because if those things get wet they would leave colors all over the place. I decided to go a different route. I found some large beads at my local big box store and some pretty ribbon and decided to make a couple necklaces for my daughters.This is all you need:
I used one of the needles that came with my Sew Easy because the eye was wide enough to thread some of the ribbon through. I wrapped the ribbon around the needle a bit so it wouldn't slip going through the hole of the bead.
I can't wait to see my girlies' reactions when they get these necklaces!
Cristine, thank you so much for sharing with us today! I'd love to hear your daughter's reactions to the necklaces! If you have an idea that you would like to share as a How To-sday tutorial, please send your photos and directions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have a great day and be sure to stop by tomorrow for an all new start to the Mid Week Mojo series and sketch Amber #1! Also, tune in to find out who is the winner of the Mid Week Mojo Jade series with $50 to spend in the store!