How do you make stuff out of Perler beads?

What can we use instead of beads?

There’s loads of natural alternatives to microbeads that mean you can save the planet, one scrub at a time.

  • Whole oats. Oats are one of the most gentle natural exfoliants, perfect for those with sensitive skin. …
  • Jojoba beads. …
  • Salt. …
  • Dairy. …
  • Coffee. …
  • Lemons. …
  • Sugar.

Can you melt Perler beads with a hair dryer?

Apart from drying your hair, you can use your electric hair-dryer to melt your Perler beads. Just place parchment paper over your creation before heating it. You’ll then need to flip it over to the other side once the pellets have melted.

What can I use instead of ironing paper for Perler beads?

Either parchment paper or wax paper work well as reusable ironing paper. You may not need to buy them separately as some beads packages (e.g. Perler Tray Of 4000 Beads With Idea Book ) already include ironing paper.

Can I use aluminum foil for Perler beads?

Can I use aluminum foil to iron Perler beads? Spray a light coating of vegetable oil on the inside of the aluminum foil dish. Place the Perler beads in the foil dish, and arrange them in the desired configuration. When it’s still warm but no longer hot, carefully remove the foil backing to reveal your bead creation.

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