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Step 7: Completion. Enlarge the eye on the eye pin. Thread through the pin above the tassel. Press the centre of the arm into the eye. Close the eye. String a IM14. Link the eye. Add a carabiner to the eye using a ring.

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Design by Drahomíra Krupková PRECIOSA Bugles 351 12 001; 8.9“

PRECIOSA Rocailles 311 19 001; 10/0

PRECIOSA ORNELA introduces beads and seed beads from the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech BeadsTM brand.

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Doll Today, you can create a playful accessory based on the theme of tassels using many types of PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Beads™. A dancing doll with a layered skirt. It undulates and rustles with every movement. Choose the color scheme to go with your clothing. You will have an excellent companion wherever you go. Materials and tools:


PRECIOSA Bugles (B) 351 12 001; 8.9“ (2 cm); 23980 black


PRECIOSA Fire Polished Beads 151 19 001; 3 mm; 23980 black; 30x (FPB3) 151 19 001; 4 mm; 23980 black; 2x (FPB4)

- 6 mm roundel – 3x (7112 9155/01) and 8 mm – 3x (7112 9107/01); 40 mm eye pin – 3x; ring; carabiner

the beginning of the double thread

connect in A - sew in the 1st tassel sew through the rocailles - tighten A

5.5 cm

151 19 001; 8 mm; 23980 black; 2x (FPB8)

131 19 001; 14 mm; 70444 grey; 1x (IM14)

Step 4: Sew the skirt according to the drawing.

Step 1: String the individual threads for the tassel. The tassel consists of 12 strung rocaille cords. Cut off about 0.50 m of thread. String 1x R, 1x FPB6 and 5.5 cm R. Slide them to about the centre of the thread. Thread the line through 1x FPB6 and the 5.5 cm R once again.

151 19 001; 6 mm; 23980 black; 28x (FPB6)

PRECIOSA Imitation Pearls 131 19 001; 10 mm; 70444 grey; 1x (IM10)

1.6 m

Step 2: Once you have 12 cords, place them together. Straighten them together with the end of the rocaille stringing. Tie them all together with a knot. Make a large loop in the thread and pass the end of the thread through it.

- thin 0.30 mm nylon line – 0.6 m; a thin thread (cotton 14.5 x 3; Nymo; Belfil – S 50); a thin needle; scissors; needle nose pliers; a ruler Step 3: Prepare the thread for the skirt. The skirt is made of 10 tassels consisting of B and R, with FPB6 in the lower section and sewn into a mesh in the higher section using FPB3.

Step 5: String an arm on a line. String 1x FPB3, 1x FPB6, a 6 mm rondel, 1x FPB6, 1x FPB8, an 8 mm roundel, 1x FPB6 and 1x R. Thread the line back through the FPB and the roundels. String the arm on the other side in the same way. Then tie off the ends of the lines with five knots. Pull the ends and the knot into the FPB.

the knot

PRECIOSA Rocailles (R) 311 19 001; 10/0; 23980 black; 7 g

Cut off about 3.20 m of thread. Thread it into the eye of the needle. String 1x R onto the thread. Arrange the thread into two equal lengths (2 x 1.60 m). Tie off the ends of the threads (a small knot like a weaver‘s knot). Slide the strung 1x R up to the knot. String 1x FPB6 and hide the knot in it.


Step 6: Assembly. Divide the tassel cords in half. Thread under an eye pin. Thread the end of the pin through the eye of the pin. Tighten. Thread the skirt, an 8 mm roundel, an IM10 and a 6 mm roundel. Link the eye.

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