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Fabric Beaded Necklace

Added Oct 9, 2012

by caramia-made

British Columbia...




Step 1 Determine Necklace Size


Measure the diameter of your beads (mine were about 8cm, or just over 3"). Add 1/2" to allow for a seam allowance of 1/4" (1/4" on either side of the rectangle). This will be the width of your fabric strip.

Decide how long you would like your necklace to be. I wanted something that would sit nicely on my collarbone, as opposed to a choker or a dangly necklace. But it’s totally up to you! My fabric strip was approximately 4" wide by 28".

Cut the rectangle from your fabric.

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  • Carnationbord_large

    Oct 9, 2012, 10.19 PMby MientjiB

    Thanks for this fun tutorial! By the way, I think it should be ‘Measure the circumference of your beads’, not diameter :-)

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    • Cara_kiss_large

      Oct 10, 2012, 04.25 AMby caramia-made

      Oh yes, oops! (^0^)

      You’re welcome, I hope you are able to make one too!

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