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By Jean Campbell, Lark Books

Pearls have lengthy stood for traditional good looks and magnificence, and this number of 30 beautiful initiatives, the most recent within the bestselling Beading with sequence, keeps that ordinary culture. It gains refined and classy designs via a pool of gifted artists, such a lot utilizing easy thoughts compatible for novices. The items diversity from classic and nostalgic to hip, smooth, and edgy: the showstopping Bohemia ring gains 3 burgundy pearls set in silver twine, accented with Swarovski crystals. Nefertiti earrings—fit for a queen—highlight clusters of tiny white rice pearls on wrapped bead loops. A shimmering three-strand necklace comprises polished citrines, faceted glass beads, and off-white pearls.  each web page is brimming with high-end style!

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Clip curves and trim seams, being careful not to cut through the stitching. Turn right side out and press. Repeat with the remaining 2 stocking pieces. 41 St. Patrick’s Day Party When turning small pieces, such as the stockings, be patient. If the seam begins to come undone, try to salvage your work by tucking the stray threads back inside the seam with a needle and applying a fray stop product such as Dritz Fray Check. winter Leprechaun Hat Place Card Holders A The leprechaun hats are best worked in batches as an assemblyline project.

Whipstitch along the side seam. Form the thin cardboard side piece into a tube, and insert it into the felt tube. The ends of the cardboard will overlap. Repeat with the remaining piece of felt so that the cardboard is completely concealed in felt (Figure 1). and sprinkle with glitter. Let dry. 7. Cut ribbon into 2 strips 31/2˝ long. Fold the strips around either side of the buckle, and hot glue in place (Figure 4). Place the buckle on the hat and glue the ends of the ribbon securely. 8. Write a guest’s name on a 5/8˝ × 21/4˝ piece of card stock.

If the cinched corners of the tablecloth are drooping, find four boxes and use packing tape to attach a box at each corner of the table under the tablecloth. This will create just enough shape for the tablecloth to sit squarely. 5 = To calculate width: height of table (b) + 1˝ = If the stripes on the fabric run vertically from selvage to selvage, you will need to sew multiple panels of fabric together to get the needed length. Use a clean-finish seam (page 154) to join panels. Tablecloth Overlay To calculate length: length of table (a) To calculate width: width of table (c) + 21˝ = + 21˝ = For a 24˝-wide table, if the fabric is 44˝–45˝ wide, simply cut the fabric to the length required and leave the selvages untouched.

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