I am often asked by people what I do with all the fabric beads that I create. I make jewelry with them, necklaces and bracelets and very often use them as toggle buttons on jackets. This time I made a pink handbeaded fabric necklace and took photos of the stages so that I could show you how it is made. I made about 60 pink fabric beads. I wanted to make a necklace that could be worn long or doubled over. I make a point of not purchasing any special items when I am creating.
When sorting fabric scraps I put them in containers and then into bags in boxes designated for specifc projects. Strips for wave landscape patchwork art, small odd shaped pieces for mosaic landscape patchwork and pieces smaller than that either for fabric beads or stuffing for dolls and pillows. Opening the blue grey packet which was intended for beads, I was happy to see when sorting it that I had a number of larger wider strips. I don't remember how that happened I am norma