Repurposing 'Dead' Mardi Gras Beads #101 - Bead Garland

I wanted my Christmas tree to have gold bead garland on it, but didn't want to buy any, when inspiration struck. I have literally 'tons' of mardi gras beads from years past, so I grabbed a lot of the plain metallic gold necklaces, different lengths, and cut each necklace between 2 beads to make straight lengths; then twisted the ends of them together until I had a nice long garland (I actually made 3 so it wouldn't be too cumbersome to put on the tree).
Gold Bead Garland from 'Dead' Mardi Gras Beads
Close up of ends twisted together

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