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Fabric Ball Necklace

Use up your old fabric scraps to make a cute necklace. • Posted by Cat Morley

You will need

Project Budget
Almost Nothing


0 h 30


Pretty Easy
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    Take, or cut, a long strip of fabric.

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    Take it in your hand and crush it up, folding the tail of the fabric over and over.

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    Roll it up in to a ball.

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    Take a length of wire and wrap it around the ball, securing the fabric's shape. Snip off any excess wire and tuck the pointy edges down in to the fabric ball.

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    Make a big pile of fabric balls, about 10.

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    Thread a needle with some embroidery thread.

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    Take two balls and stitch them together. Snip off any excess thread.

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    Repeat this with the remaining balls.

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    Cut two lengths of ribbon and sew them to either end of your ball necklace.

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    Tie the two lengths of ribbon together and you've made a cute necklace.