3D Beaded Football Beading Pattern
- This beaded football pattern will teach you how to make beaded football earrings, necklace, charm & Christmas ornament.
- 21-page tutorial - each page has 8 photos with detailed step-by-step instructions that will hold your hand every step of the way, including finishing off to size.
- Complete Materials Page that itemizes exactly what you'll need (including bead color information and approximate quantities) to make the project.
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3D Beaded Football Earrings, Necklace, Keychain & Christmas Ornament Collection PDF Beading Pattern #283
Are you ready for some football! You will be with these amazing DIY beaded footballs, stitched up in your choice of four different size seed beads and then finished off into beaded football earrings, a beaded football necklace, beaded football keychain charm or DIY football ornament – all in your team’s colors! These beaded footballs are too cool. And wow, do they get noticed : ) Be prepared for tons of requests! Of course, you can’t make them for everybody, but you’ll want to make them for your special fans.
These 3-dimensional beaded footballs are easier to make then they look. I’ll show you how to stitch them up flat and then seam them together and stuff them so that they’re nice and full. Great for high schoolers, college students and, of course, pro-team fans. The sparkly beaded football earrings and necklace are the perfect accessories for fan Fridays and game days! And, watch your main man do his end-zone dance when you give him a beaded football keychain charm in his favorite team’s colors! Want to score big with the relatives this holiday? Make them some beaded football jewelry or a DIY football ornament for their Christmas tree ornament in their team’s colors and win BIG brownie points!
This simple beading pattern, which includes a detailed Materials Page, bead chart and over 125 high resolution full-color photos and easy to follow step-by-step directions, will teach you how to whip up these 3D beaded footballs (in your choice of four different size beads) and then step you through how to finish them off into five different projects. Show everyone which team you’re rooting for on game day. Go
Earrings using 15/0s: 5/8” x 1.25” (1.6 x 3.2 cm)
Pendant Necklace or Zipper Pull using 11/0s: 1” x 1.75” (2.5 x 4.4 cm)
Keychain using 8/0s: 1.25” x 2” (3.2 x 5.1 cm)
Christmas Ornament using 6/0s: 1.75 ” x 3” (4.4 x 7.6 cm)
DIY jewelry making beading pattern by Lane Landry
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- Beading thread and needle
- TOHO seed beads (sizes will vary based upon each specific project).
- Findings (end clasps and such) to finish off each specific project
- Aluminum foil for stuffing
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