Give your headphones aptitude and preserve them tangle-free by protecting the twine with perler beads.
At present I’m sharing an excellent easy craft that’s actually enjoyable to do. I’m going to indicate you find out how to cowl the twine of a set of headphones utilizing colourful Perler beads, additionally referred to as hama beads or melty beads.
Usually you utilize these sorts of beads to make a flat design on a pegboard, then iron it to soften the beads collectively. However at this time we’re going to make use of them in a very completely different means!
Not solely does protecting the twine make the headphones look vivid and comfortable, nevertheless it helps preserve the twine from getting tangled AND helps establish whose headphones are whose. I’ve no proof but, however I additionally assume it’ll assist the twine last more with out breaking.
I find it irresistible when a craft is cute and helpful!
To make this craft, you solely want a number of issues.
- Perler Beads
- Felt or a Shallow Dish
- Needle-Nosed Pliers
I like to make use of a bit of felt to position my beads on whereas working so that they’re much less prone to roll away throughout my desk. You might use a little bit dish or plate or no matter you need to include your beads. It’s optionally available, however does assist.
Step 1: Place the tip of pair of scissors into the perler bead gap and minimize a slit right through the bead.
Step 2: Place the bead onto the tip of the needle nosed pliers and gently pry open the slit just a bit bit.
Step 3: Slip the bead onto the headphone twine. The slit will mechanically shut up and also you’ll hardly even be capable to inform it was minimize. Maintain including beads till you’ve lined the entire twine to your liking. I ended the place the 2 wires cut up to go to every earbud, however you would add perler beads to each of these strands too, if desired.
It’s that simple!
I selected a rainbow sample with a white bead in between every colour and I completely LOVE the way it turned out! However simply consider all of the completely different patterns and colour combos you would attempt. So many prospects!
You can even do that similar approach to charging cords, and many others. so long as the twine matches into the bead gap. No extra boring cords! Bead all of the cords!
Perler Bead Twine Cowl Video Tutorial
I’ve rediscovered my love of perler beads, so don’t be stunned for those who see extra crafts with them sooner or later.
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