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Sparkling Snowflake Ornaments

About this design:

Making snowflake ornaments could not be easier using these great wire frames that come in 2 ideal sizes. All you need to do is pick some fab sparkle (like our faceted crystal strands) and you are good to go. :)

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The products in this design are listed below.

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
To make your snowflake, a few important tips will come in very handy.
First, make sure to string small beads/seed beads first onto each arm of the snowflake before you string on your larger beads. You can also wrap in cord, ribbon, or wire at the center of the snowflake in place of the small beads.
Step 2:
I recommend finishing off each arm of the snowflake as you go. This will keep beads from flying everywhere. You will need 2 pairs of pliers, I found that my bent nose and chain nose pliers worked best for me.

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Package of 5

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Measurements: 21 gauge wire

Package of 8

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Measurements: 21 gauge wire

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    pearlsandme aka Monica says:

    Much nicer than the ones I made some years back!

  2. JC Hamm
    JC Hamm says:

    Beautiful, I’ve looked everywhere for these, thought Micheal’s would carry them. Not here!! next time I will order from LB.

  3. KatsAllThat
    KatsAllThat says:

    Love these snowflake wire frames…I have fun with my grandchildren and my extra bead leftovers in making unique ornaments.

  4. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    These would be nice hanging in the windows any time of the year! Fun project! :)

  5. Retired Donna
    Retired Donna says:

    What are the item numbers for the snowflake frames?

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    Gayla G says:

    I agree; these are much nicer than the ones I made 20 or so years ago when Martha Stewart popularized them. Back then, we didn’t have the frames and had to wire our own. For those of us who don’t solder, the centers got a little messy.

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    Cheryllee1951 says:

    I would like to order the snowflake frame but it doesn’t have a place for me to order it. Help.

  8. ceceliacrowleyxo
    ceceliacrowleyxo says:

    oh my, what a great idea. since i get anxious and stressed around the holidays, this would be a great way to de-stress while making a beautiful, festive design to gift to others :)

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