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We recently got electronic fobs to open our classroom doors. They came with wide ugly red lanyards. Here's just a sample of the chains I have made for colleagues. One Kdgn teacher bought 5 for her grade level colleagues for Christmas and I gave them to my first grade friends. And I have orders for several more. The challenge has been to make each one slightly different.


6/0 seed bead with various accent beads and links

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  1. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    How creative. and better looking than lanyards…

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Thank you, Lynn!

  3. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    What a fabulous idea, Jeanne — much more stylish! :D Very pretty colors!

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Thank you dear friend, Lynn!
    Gotta get to work on some more this weekend. :)

  5. Wemai Coffee Chick
    Wemai Coffee Chick says:

    What a great idea!!

  6. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    These are fabulous! ;)

  7. Orchid Betty
    Orchid Betty says:

    Great idea, they look gorgeous!

  8. Claire C
    Claire C says:

    Now why didn’t I think of this? Practical and gorgeous. So much more than a keyholder.

  9. Beadlady3 aka Cindy
    Beadlady3 aka Cindy says:

    Love it! You have a great set of lanyards here.

    This is practical & pretty with the 6/0 beads and accents.

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    Jeannes Gems - Gem Chick says:

    Thanks so much! Just finished 4 more. :)

  11. NY Bella
    NY Bella says:

    Jeanne, these are great!

  12. Pam E aka funky tulip
    Pam E aka funky tulip says:

    These are great! Beautiful chains. I made something similar for eyeglass chains, sold one to a friend, she gave to her mom for Christmas, but I should have thought of cardkeys!

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