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Roses with baby's breathHyacinthTazetta daffodilLilac tree

 

 
Requisites:
(click here for information on beads & wire)

  • brass wire (0,30 mm)
  • green wire (0,31 mm)
  • purple beads, size 11/0 (you could replace the purple beads by white or pink beads)
  • flower stem/stalk wire
  • brown flower tape
  • flower pot
  • clay
  • gypsum
     
 
  1. String a large amount of purple beads on a brass wire.
    Turn 12 beads together into a loop, 10 cm from one wire end and create a little stem of half a cm. 
  2. 1 cm ahead, turn another 12 beads together and create another stem of half a cm. Leave about half a cm space between the little stems.
  3. Turn loops according to the following sequence:
    (12-12-, already made)
    11-11-10-9-8-7-6-5-5-5-5-5-
    6-7-8-9-10-11-11-12-12.
  4. Fold the wire and twist the wire together between the loops.
  5. Repeat this action until a the loops are opposite of eachother.
  6. Fold all the loops in the direction of the top to create the flower.  

Create 54 flowers

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  1. Create 81 branches using basic technique 5.
    Create these branches using the following amount:
    1 x (4-), 8 x (4- 4-)

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  1. Take a 25 cm iron stem and fasten 3 flowers to the top with a piece of flower tape.
  2. Wind down the stem half a cm with brown wire.
  3. Fasten a green twig to the stem with a piece of flower tape and wind down 1 cm with brown wire.
  4. Fasten a flower with a green twig to the stem with a piece of flower tape and wind down 1 cm with brown wire.
  5. Fasten another flower with a green twig to the stem and wind down 1 cm with brown wire.
  6. Fasten the last flower with a green twig to the stem and wind down another cm with brown wire.
  7. Fasten the remaining 5 green twigs to the stem and leave half a cm space between the twigs.
  8. Wind down 2 cm with the brown wire.

Create 9 little branches.

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  1. Take the 3 branches and fasten them with flower tape, one cm under the green twigs.
  2. Wind down, across the flower tape, 1 cm under the green twigs, 3 cm of brown wire.

Create 3 big branches.

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Finishing the tree:
  1. Fasten the 3 big branches with flower tape, 3 cm under the green twigs. Wind down 3 cm.
  2. Wind down the brown wire 3 cm across the flower tape.
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Put the little tree in a nice flower-pot in a base of clay. Fill the rest of the pot with gypsum so that the clay won't dry out.