useful little tool to put the beads on with. So far, I've managed to break two of the plastic beaders, so I may try another method. I learned that the trick is to make the braids very small. When I try using the beader with a braid that's too thick, it jams inside the beads and then breaks when I pull.
I've also learned a few different ways to do the "veil style" shown in the second photo. There are other names for this style, but I like thinking of it like a bridal veil. The beads came out really cute, but it took for-EVER. I have "Hoops" put the next set of beads onto one beader while I'm using another to put the beads onto a braid. I also let her watch episodes of "The Cosby Show" on