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Eye on Fashion: Last minute DIY gift idea 4 your mom: rope bracelet

Eye on Fashion: Last minute DIY gift idea 4 your mom: rope bracelet
Today is mother's day! Did you remember to take a gift for her or you spent these days shopping for yourself? Shame on you! ;) You've been selfish but i'll give you the chance to amend with this last minute idea. You'll be able to craft a gift with what you have at home! Oggi è la festa della mamma! You'll need:Avrete bisogno di: the proof of guilt= bag handles from your shopping bagsla prova della vostra colpevolezza: i manici delle buste dello shopping some beads a ribbon or a shoe lace that's all! qualche perlinaun nastrino di raso o un laccio di scarpe wave the robe a bitdate al cordino una forma ondulata make a loop and insert the needle into the ropeadd a beadinsert the needle into the rope again fate un cappioinserite l'ago nella cordainserite una perlinainfilate l'ago nuovamente nella corda make another loop and insert the needle into the rope fate un altro cappio e inserite l'ago nella corda continue inserting a bead continuate inserendo una perlina repeat the steps ripetete il procedimento

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