Making Paper String

I found a great project for a spool knit necklace made out of paper string and I need instructions on how to make the string. I'm not sure what kind of paper to use, but it's definitely not ordinary copy paper.

Angela from Sault Ste Marie, ON

October 15, 20080 found this helpful

I have seen tutorials for making it on a few sites but can't remember which ones. Why not Google

'HOW TO MAKE PAPER STRING' and see what pops up? I do this all the time and find loads of information. Hope this helped.

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October 16, 20080 found this helpful

Hi Angela, I found a site where they teach you how to 'Spin' newspaper into yarn and I think that is what you want. The site is:

Hope this helps, lisingreece

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October 17, 20080 found this helpful

I just thought that I'd post the picture of the paper string project I'd like to try. The picture, along with the instructions, can be found in a book titled The Art of Jewelry: Paper Jewelry; written by Marthe Le Van and published by Lark Books. Definitely worth a look!

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