Pandahall Original DIY Project - How to Make Fresh Mobile Chain with Beads and Threads
Summary: Are you looking for some special hanging ornaments to decorate your mobile phones? Here I want to share you a tutorial on how to make pretty mobile phone chain with glass beads, pearl beads and nylon
See this elegant and lovely mobile chain, it’s not hard to make if you have some basic beading skills and enough patience. If you want to decorate your mobile phone and make stylish hanging decorations by yourselves, never miss this detailed tutorial, follow me to check it step by step.
Materials and tools needed in DIY the mobile ornaments:
4mm LightBlue Electroplate Glass Beads
4.5x4mm Transparent Glass Bicone Beads
6mm Glass Pearl Beads
4mm Glass Pearl Beads
8mm Pearl Ball Beads
Glass Bugle Beads
Korean Waxed Polyester Cord
5cm Iron Eyepin
0.2mm Fishing Thread Nylon Wire
0.8mm Nylon Thread
Mobile Phone Strap
Round Nose Pliers
Instructions on how to make this mobile phone chain:
Step 1: Make the pearl beaded patterns
1st, cut a piece of about 60cm fishing wire, then slide one 4mm glass pearl bead, one 6mm glass pearl bead, another one 4mm glass pearl and another one 4mm pearl bead in sequence to it as picture shows;
2nd, twist the wire to make these pearl beads form a circle like picture shows;
3rd, continue to slide one 4mm pearl bead, one 6mm pearl bead and one another one 4mm pearl bead to the wire, then cross the wire to form another circle as picture shows;
4th, repeat the same ways to make another two beaded patterns, next slide one 4mm pearl bead to the wire, then thread the wire through the first 6mm pearl bead and continue to slide one 4mm pearl bead to the wire as picture shows;
5th, get together and tighten the beaded patterns like picture shows.
Step 2: Decorate the pearl beaded patterns
1st, slide one 4mm light blue glass bead to the wire, next thread the wire through the pearl bead next to the light blue bead, then slide another one light blue bead and thread the wire through the pearl bead next to this light blue bead like picture shows;
2nd, repeat the same ways to slide five light blue glass beads to the top circle of this pearl bead pattern;
3rd, thread the wire through one pearl bead in the bottom circle of this pearl beaded pattern, then slide one 4mm light blue glass bead to the wire and thread it through a pearl bead next to the light blue glass bead, then slide another one light blue bead to the wire and thread it through the pearl bead next to this light blue, repeat the same ways to slide another three light blue beads to the beaded patterns as picture shows.
Step 3: Continue to decorate the beaded ornament with red glass beads and bugle beads
1st, slide two bugle beads, one 4.5x4mm red glass bicone bead, then another two bugle beads to the wire;
2nd, connect the wire with the light blue glass bead like picture shows;
3rd, continue to slide two bugle beads, one red glass bead, then two bugle beads in sequence to the wire, then connect thread it through one light blue glass bead as picture shows;
4th, repeat the same ways to slide bugle beads and red glass beads to the wire until it connects all the light blue beads and form a five-pointed star like picture shows.
Step 4: Finish the beaded patterns for this mobile chain
1st, slide one 8mm pearl bead to an iron eyepin and thread it through the middle part of the beaded pattern, then slide another one 8mm pearl bead to the eyepin as picture shows;
2nd, make a hoop in the end of the eyepin, then attach a mobile phone strap to the hoop like picture shows;
3rd, thread one piece of blue waxed polyester cord and a piece of orange nylon thread to the hoop of the other end of the eyepin as picture shows.
Step 5: Knitting the nylon threads for the mobile ornaments
1st, make a hoop for the blue polyester cord, then thread the orange nylon thread through the hoop;
2nd, make a hoop for the orange nylon thread like picture shows;
3rd, tighten these hoops to form knots as picture shows, then repeat the same ways to make more knots with the two pieces of threads;
4th, repeat the same ways to make knots for the other side, do not forget to leave a certain length for the two sides of the threads like picture shows.
Step 6: Decorate the knitting threads with pearl beads
1st, respectively slide one 6mm pearl bead to the two pieces of knitting threads as picture shows;
2nd, respectively make one knot for the two pieces of knitting threads like picture shows.
Step 7: Finish the mobile phone hanging ornament
1st, cut a piece of 1mm blue polyester cord, then hold the two ends of the bracelets together and make a knot with the blue nylon thread around the linking part;
2nd, pass the left blue thread through the right hoop and pass the right blue thread through the left hoop like picture shows, next repeat the same ways to make more knots like picture shows;
3rd, respectively make a knot for the two ends, then cut off the excess blue nylon thread and make the ends smooth with a lighter as picture shows.
Let's appreciate the final look of this mobile phone chain!
Do you like glass beaded ornaments like this? As for me, such style of mobile ornaments are very chic and novel, I would like to decorate my mobile with it. I you are interested in this kind of hanging ornaments, just follow this DIY project to have a nice try, it will never let you down. I will be very appreciative if you can share your craft with me. See you~