My cousin Mim (whose blog can be found here: http://madmim.com/ ) makes these awesome paper beads. I could spend all day just gushing over how creative she is. Here are some pictures of the amazing things she has made with them:
So I thought I would share a couple tutorials with you. The possibilities of things you can make with these are ENDLESS. Earrings, bracelets, necklaces, wall decor, etc.
Here is Mim's tutorial: http://madmim.com/paper-bead-tutorial/
and here is a tutorial from natasha fialkov whose beads look like glass rocks!:
All her photos are copyrighted, so I couldn't post one here, but go check them out, they look awesome!