How to Make a Day of the Dead Choker With Petaloo Flowers

Make this fun Day of the Dead inspired choker with Petaloo Flowers

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How to Make a Day of the Dead Choker With Petaloo Flowers
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Cut felt 12x2- you may need to adjust length if you have a tiny neck! Taper off the ends with scissors

Cut felt 12x2- you may need to adjust length if you have a tiny neck! Taper off the ends with scissors

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Pick a focal piece. I got this on ETSY

Pick a focal piece. I got this on ETSY

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Grab some fabrics or trims

Grab some fabrics or trims

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I added my ties first. I used my sewing machine, but if you use just hot glue you can glue the tie between trim and felt

I added my ties first. I used my sewing machine, but if you use just hot glue you can glue the tie between trim and felt

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Next starte layering on rows of trim meandering them up and down the felt

Next starte layering on rows of trim meandering them up and down the felt

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like this. Again just use your hot gun and a stick or toothpick to glue down fabric

like this. Again just use your hot gun and a stick or toothpick to glue down fabric

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I used some zig zag stitches for extra texture

I used some zig zag stitches for extra texture

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Now for some color I added Petaloo Fancy Glitz Trims in Fuscia

Now for some color I added Petaloo Fancy Glitz Trims in Fuscia

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Now I grabbed all my flowers and brads and started gluing them on. Remember only the front 4-5 inches will show so focus your best parts there

Now I grabbed all my flowers and brads and started gluing them on. Remember only the front 4-5 inches will show so focus your best parts there

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some close ups

some close ups

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Petaloo flowers can be found at petaloo.com. I am a  member of their Design Team. my blog is at inmyblueroom.blogspot.com  -Denise

Petaloo flowers can be found at petaloo.com. I am a member of their Design Team. my blog is at inmyblueroom.blogspot.com -Denise

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