How to Make Paper Beads

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How to Make Paper Beads
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Your triangular paper stripe shold look like this

Your triangular paper stripe shold look like this

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Color them from bottom to top

Color them from bottom to top

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Remember, the color on the tip is the color you will see the most on the finished bead, the middle color; the least, and the bottom color is on either side of the finished bead.

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Take your toothpick.....

Take your toothpick.....

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Amd put it like so.

Amd put it like so.

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Twist the paper around at the bottom.

Twist the paper around at the bottom.

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And keep twisting.....

And keep twisting.....

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Green....

Green....

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Pink!

Pink!

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Now that your at the end you need to..

Now that your at the end you need to..

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Dip it in white glue.

Dip it in white glue.

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Like so.

Like so.

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Push the end down and hold it for about 10 seconds.

Push the end down and hold it for about 10 seconds.

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While letting it dry.. check out my other beads!

While letting it dry.. check out my other beads!

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I made some with words on them like classic, style, and free, out of old magazines.

I made some with words on them like classic, style, and free, out of old magazines.

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Stick it in an old egg carton, or in my case, a price of crumpled up tissue paper... lol

Stick it in an old egg carton, or in my case, a price of crumpled up tissue paper... lol

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Cover the bead with clear nailpolish

Cover the bead with clear nailpolish

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Now just let it dry!

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Take it off of the toothpick and there you go!

Take it off of the toothpick and there you go!

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