Carolers

designed by Evelyn McDermand

caroler 1 gif image

Materials:

3 yards ribbon, cord or plastic lacing
1 key ring or lanyard hook
77 red pony beads
21 white pony beads
7 ivory pony beads
2 brown pony beads
Black sharpie marker or craft paint pen for drawing on eyes

Special Instructions: To make and attach the song book . . take the yard of ribbon or cord and insert it into the hand and center it. On one end add 2 white beads and 2 on the other end. Continue with the pattern in the usual manner. Attach the last row of the song book to the other hand, by adding on two beads onto each strand, then go through the hand and beads to complete the row. The book is then attached to the bottom row of at the waist. Pull the bottom strand through the four white beads of the waist and knot. Following the arrows, weave the strand that is on top of the book, back through the rows of white beads (skipping the black beads) and ending up going through the four white beads at the waist, and knot.

 

 

 

 

 

Materials for Song Book:

1 yard ribbon, cord or plastic lacing
18 white pony beads
7 mini black pony beads

 

 


caroler 2 gif image

Materials:

3 yards ribbon, cord or plastic lacing
1 key ring or lanyard hook
34 green pony beads
30 dark green pony beads
18 black pony beads
7 ivory pony beads
4 brown pony beads
5 mini red pony beads
2 mini yellow pony beads
Black sharpie marker or craft paint pen for drawing on eyes

Special Instructions: To make and attach the song book . . . take the yard of ribbon or cord and insert it into the hand and center it. On one end add 2 white beads and 2 on the other end. Continue with the pattern in the usual manner. Attach the last row of the song book to the other hand, by adding on two beads onto each strand, then go through the hand and beads to complete the row. The book is then attached to the bottom row of the shirt. Pull the bottom strand through the four beads of the shirt and knot. Following the arrows, weave the strand that is on top of the book, back through the rows of white beads (skipping the black beads) and ending up going through the four green beads, and knot.

 

 

 

Materials for Song Book:

1 yard ribbon, cord or plastic lacing
18 white pony beads
7 mini black pony beads