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A step-by-step tutorial of how to make your own dreamcatcher earrings using next to nothing!
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Step 1: Materials Needed

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For this project, you're going to need the following things:

A key chain ring (or a shower curtain ring, whatever you have around the house)
Needle and thread
Pliers/wire cutters
Earring thingies (You know, those little hook things)

Not seen in this picture:
Feathers (optional, of course)
Super glue (believe me, you will want this!)
Beads (also optional)

Step 2: Wrapping the ring

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First, what you're going to want to do is wrap your yarn tightly around your ring. Make sure it is tight!! To start, I wrapped the yarn around itself so it wouldn't slip.  Then I finished it off by using a needle to pull the excess yarn through one of the loops I had already created to secure it in place.  Snip off the excess yarn.

Step 3: Weaving the dream catcher

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To start your dream catcher, tie a length of thread to your ring.  For more detailed instructions on how to create the dream catcher,  see here http://www.nativetech.org/dreamcat/dreminst.html

When you finish weaving, however, tie the thread in a secure double knot in the center, rather than letting it hang down.  

I found that it is easier to create the dream catcher using needle.

After tying the knot in the middle, snip off the excess thread.
jcole241 year ago

I used this 'ible to make many dream catchers for christmas gifts last year!!

That's really cool I absolutely love it