Hairpin Star Ornament

After my son’s wedding I still had all those hairpins from when they pinned up my hair. What am I going to do with them? Then inspiration struck. I discovered that plastic pony beads fit on them and my star ornament was born. Material 12 hairpins…

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From Beaded Car Seat Cover to Wall Hanging

I thought wood beaded car seat covers looked cool and bought some. Unfortunately they did not last very long and started to fall apart. There were constantly loose beads in the car. So I packed them way in a bag for future use. Recycle the…

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Pendant Made from Safety-pins

I came a cross a pendant made with safety-pins and just had to see if I could make one myself. I looked through my craft stash and found that I already had all the materials to experiment.I’ve created this native looking pendant with small, gold…

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Pony Beads Star Ornament

On the back of a label of beads I found this simple beaded star project. I liked it that I could use my plastic pony beads. I haven’t tried it with glass beads yet. Due to the large number of images in the instructions I have…

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From Car Seat Cover to Wall Hanging

We had bought those bead car seat covers, but they did not last very long and started to fall apart. There were constantly loose beads in the car. So I packed it way in a bag for future use. One day I had this great…

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Make a Necklace Display Stand

I always have a hard time taking clear pictures of my necklaces. That is until I came across these instructions. I took the picture of the pattern and imported it into Photoshop and then recreated one half of the template. Here are the instructions with…

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