Thursday, May 12, 2016

Beaded Birds


 A few years ago I made some small stuffed birds out of wool and denim fabrics.  I intended them to be ornaments for a tree, but I thought they looked a little drab after getting them done, so they've sat in a bin for a few years.

I recently decided that what these birds needed was some bling. So I pulled out my beads and started sewing them on.

This is what the new jazzed up birds look like:

I don't know about you, but I like the "blinged" birds much better. I took off the tree hangar and intend to just set them on a box or something. Maybe a box like this:

Here's the bird on the box:

I would paint the box, of course!  Now to finish beading the rest of them.....

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1 comment:

  1. Beading the fabric birds was brilliant. They come to life!