Cut colored paper into any of those 4 shapes, add glue and roll onto a skewer. Slip off skewer and let dry, then coat with more glue, mod podge or clear nail polish and you've got gorgeous one-of-a-kind beads.
From Better Homes and Gardens here. Best, simplest tutorial Ive seen yet. It may even inspire me to get off photoshop and do it.
thought about magleen when i saw this!
Per reciclar els papers que et sobren
Paper bead necklace I remember making these when I was a kid
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