For the Mandala flower, here is a step-by-step photo gallery. To do this you start at step 1 with 7 strings attached and 6 with Einhängeschlingen on 7 folded thread. Other threads are then inserted by most of us with an ordinary shoelace knot.
DIY simple and cute button bookmarks - What to do with all of those leftover buttons. Plus lots of other simple craft ideas. I know there must be something to be done with those cute buttons and my left over paper clips.
Leaves dipped in wax to preserve color. I would like this hanging over my kitchen window this fall. -- beautiful idea for a mobile or general hanging decoration, would be better with resin than wax IMO