1. I’ve been meaning to make a floral crown for ages!  So here’s a fab tutorial from Blue Bird Vintage for anyone else who wants to!

    (http://bleubirdvintage.typepad.com/blog/2011/03/diy-flower-crown.html)

     
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  4. So here’s how to make a necklace out of t-shirt yarn! (Tutorial on how to make t-shirt yarn here)  There’s a million ways to do it of course, and many different tutorials, but this is my favourite using a flat loop manipulation braid I learnt at uni.

    Steps 4-8 can get pretty confusing!  So here’s a few diagrams I found that may make it easier to fathom!

    (http://www.stringpage.com/braid/fl/fingerloop.html)

    Enjoy!

     
  5. How to make T-shirt yarn, step by step.  Next post I’ll show you how to turn it into a necklace!

     
  6. Some of you may know that I work at a Bead Shop in Leeds (UK).  I’ve spent today organising a whoooole load of workshops leading up to Christmas, so if anyone lives in/near Leeds and fancies coming along, that’d be rad!  More details here: 

    https://www.facebook.com/BeadHiveBeadShop

     
  7. The summer may seem like a distant memory now, but just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you can’t make super brightly coloured cheerful bracelets!  See how here!

     
  8. Want some really unique Christmas decorations this year?  How about turning your old baubles into hot air balloons?!

    Fab tutorial here from Epbot!

     
  9. How to make this gorgeous and easy to make soft head board!  I’m moving house soon, I may have to give this a go…

     
  10. beadhiveleeds:

    Hey folks! Do you want to win a bead set worth £25?! Just in time for Christmas! If so, click here to enter our giveaway: http://tinyurl.com/noafb7a

    Anyone want to win a beading kit?  UK only, sorry folks!