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How To: Make Colorful Thread Stems

Colored Thread Stems stepsLaura Belle Hanley/OhHiShop

What You Need
Embroidery Thread (available at craft stores)
Clear-Drying Tacky Glue
Sticks & Small Stems


1. Lay out your stems and remove extra small nubs and splinters.

2. Start at the top of the stick. Add a bit of glue and attach the thread.

3. Wrap the thread around the stem (make sure to cover all of the glue). When you get to the bottom, place the cut thread on a thin dab of glue and let dry.


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