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Decorate a wooden spool using Tubular peyote stitch and size 11 Delica beads (7 colors).
Along with the Spool and beads you will need: Fireline size 4 or 6 lb, Nymo Thread size B or D, size 10 or 12 beading needle and scissors or snips or Thread Burner.
Spool Lip Thickness varies: 2 patterns included, one for Thin Lip (original) spools 48 around x 13 High, the 2nd pattern is for Thick Lip Spools 48 around x 12 High.
Patterns provided in both Color Graph with Symbols and Word Chart formats.
Very, very basic stitch instructions included.
Stitch: Peyote Tubular Even
Approx finished size: to fit wood spool size 1-3/16" x 7/8"
**Detailed stitch and Finishing instructions are NOT included.
I did stain my spools before adding the beadwork, I have also painted some spools, left 'raw' can also provide the look you want.
Display: To sit the spool as a decoration not much else is required. Hang the spools requires some findings and additional work.
Diane Masters offers FREE Spool Ornament Instructions see item #14306 / 13393.
to fit wood spool size 1-3/16" x 7/8"