Instruction on Making a Unique Collar Necklace with Pearl Beads for Christmas
Summary: Another unique Christmas idea! Today I will show you how to make a collar necklace with beads for Christmas. This collar necklace is based on felt and embellished with various beads.
I made a sweet detachable collar before, this time I designed a personalized collar necklace for Christmas. As you can see, there are so many beads on the felt collars, so you will feel a certain weight when taking this collar necklace. I believe that this collar necklace must match your Christmas costumes or dramatic outfits very well.
Materials and tools for making a Christmas collar necklace:
8mm Acrylic Beads Imitation Pearl, Round, Mixed Color
12mm Rhinestone Beads, Round, Silver
12mm Rhinestone Beads, Round, Golden
6mm Electroplate Glass Beads, Bicone, Golden Plated
18mm Fabric Covered Buttons, Star, Red (Not Shown)
6mm Satin Ribbon, Green
Sewing Thread, Green
Hot Glue Gun
How to make a collar necklace with beads?
Step 1: cut out collars and sew lacing
1st, cut out two symmetrical collars from green felt. The size is dependent on you;
2nd, sew two long strips of satin ribbons at the top of the collars as lacing;
3rd, glue a line of electroplate glass beads along the outer edge of each collar.
Step 2: add embellishments
1st, glue half a line of green imitation pearls next to the glass beads from bottom, then glue four green-and-red imitation pearls from top;
Attach two different rhinestone beads and two imitation pearls in different colors at the bottom of inner edge. Glue glass beads along remaining length of inner edge;
2nd, fill the spaces between two lines of imitation pearls at the outer edge with several different imitation pearls;
Intersperse with red star fabric covered buttons, red imitation pearls and one or two pearls in another color as the picture shows.
This felt collar necklace with beads has been finished. Really hope you like it! The choices of beads are all up to you. Expecting for your creation!