Sunday, May 29, 2011

How To Make A Sparkling Snowflake Ornament...Sooo Easy!

See my YouTube tutorial below on how to make this lovely snowflake!

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO SEE MY YOUTUBE TUTORIAL:
http://youtu.be/Itg7_8I0geo

Below is everything you will need to make ONE snowflake. I purchased the beads at http://BoleksCrafts.com
14 of the 25mm acrylic crystal clear starflake beads (Some call it a paddle wheel bead)
6 of the 8mm acrylic crystal clear faceted round beads
12 of the 8mm dark ruby acrylic faceted round beads OR the beads I found at Michael's (See pic below.)
12 of the 11mm acrylic crystal clear tri-beads
2 Tinsel Stems (pipe cleaners) in "Iridescent." They carry this at Walmart.

Wire Cutters
E-6000 or Bead Glue
Bead Thread in Gold or Silver

3 comments:

Taylors Lodge said...

Thank you for sharing this I love them.

Helen in the UK said...

Found this tutorial on YouTube. Thanks so much for sharing. I found a kit for a similar ornament very cheaply in local thrift store ... only thing missing was the instruction sheet!! With your tutorial I think I can now make them up to sell at local charity sale. Thank you :)

Rebecca Z. said...

I'm going to make these this evening with my Girl Scout troop! I can't wait, the girls are really going to LOVE it.