Perler® XOXO Frame

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by Christy Gallaher, Perler®

Perler® XOXO Frame

The playful Perler® XOXO Frame is a colorful accent to display a wallet sized picture of your loved one. So easy to do with Perler Beads, you can make one for every special Valentine on your list!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

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    Project time does not include time it will take for beads to cool.
  • 2
    You will need 230 Red beads, 214 Black beads and 203 White beads to complete this project.
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    Download and print project template.
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    Place your beads on the pegboard as shown. If you are using a clear pegboard, slide the actual-size pattern underneath it.
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    Place the pegboard on a flat, heat-safe surface. Set a household iron to the medium setting. Place ironing paper over the pegboard. In a circular motion, begin to iron the project. Do not press down with the iron. As the beads begin to fuse, you will see circles othe beads start to show through the paper. When ironed properly, the beads will still have an open center. Let the design cool. Remove the paper and bead design from the pegboard. Flip the design over to expose the non-fused side. Set a household iron to the medium setting. Place ironing paper over the pegboard. In a circular motion, begin to iron the project. Do not press down with the iron. As the beads begin to fuse, you will see circles othe beads start to show through the paper. When ironed properly, the beads will still have an open center. Let the design cool.
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    Note: Beads need heat for about 10-20 seconds per side to fuse evenly. Lift the paper occasionally to see how the beads are fusing. Depending on the size of the project, additional heating time may be required.
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Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Perler® Large Square Pegboards 2 pc. 104272045
  • Perler® Beads 1000 pc. Black 104532346
  • Perler® Beads 1000 pc. Red 104532328
  • Perler® Beads 1000 pc. White 104532317
  • Wallet-Size Photo of Your Choice
  • Photo-Safe Tape
  • Perler® Beads Tweezer Plus 104472115
  • Perler® Ironing Paper 8 pc. 104272039
  • Iron
Download Project Template