Perler Projects and Inspiration

Projects

3D Empire State Building

Recreate the Empire State Building, one of America's cherished landmarks, in 3D with Perler beads. Surprisingly easy assembly!

Men of American History

Celebrate America's rich history by making these famous figures in Perler beads—Washington, Franklin, Lincoln, Hamilton, and Jefferson.

Graphic Cat

This 20" x 15" graphic cat design was inspired by a wood-cut style stamp. A great design for using the Tape Method of fusing.

Funky Alphabet

Combine colorful letters with fun patterns and images to create names and phrases. Change the bead colors to suit your style.

Owl Always Love You

What a fun way to tell a sweetheart or best pal how much you care! Multiple message options.

L-O-V-E Gift Box

Use this easy-to-assemble gift box to deliver candy or flowers to your special someone or Valentine. Can also be used as a votive with a battery-powered candle.

4-Letter Valentines

Here's a great way to send a quick message to your sweetheart or Valentine! Each is made on a small pegboard for a quick and easy project.

Valentine Cards

Make a handmade card for all the special Valentines on your list with these simple Perler bead projects. Great for classroom exchanges!

Spirit of Mardi Gras Mask

Celebrate Mardi Gras with a fun mask you create from Perler beads. Assembly is quick and easy!

Mini Beads Reindeer Ornaments

Decorate your tree or wreath this season with these leaping and prancing reindeer ornaments made with Perler Mini Beads. The set makes a great gift!

Joy Banner

Share the JOY of the season with this easy banner you make from Perler beads. Hang it above a side table, from the mantel or stair railing, even use the letters to decorate a wreath!

Mini Beads Skating Santa Snow Globe

Capture the wonderful detail of Santa skating when you create this delightful snow globe using Perler Mini Beads! Makes a super-fun decoration for the holidays and is a great gift idea, too!

Football Silhouettes

Make a great wall display for a kid's room or man-cave! 2 panels are made with classic beads, the other two with mini beads. 30" x 30" as shown.

The Power of Pink Necklace

Show your support for the fight against breast cancer with this bold necklace made in shades of pink beads. Great to wear for an event that supports this great charity.

Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbons

Make ribbons to wear and share to support the fight against breast cancer. Five designs in shades of pink beads.

Breast Cancer Awareness Bracelets

Wear your support in the fight against breast cancer and be pretty in pink, too! Make and share these easy cuff bracelets.

Wicked Witch

Give your trick-or-treaters a good scare with this creepy witch as a Halloween decoration at your door, party table, or trunk-or-treat event.

The Tape Method for Fusing Large Projects

Many Perler artists are having great success with this Tape Method for fusing large projects. Please Note: It is NOT suitable for Mini Beads.

Pirate Skull

Make this fierce pirate skull for a scary Halloween decoration at your door, party table, or trunk-or-treat event.

Monster Madness

Posed in a swamp of muck and vapor, this pile-up of teeth-baring monsters is devilishly appealing! Size: 22" x 30".

Seashell Collector's Box

Before your beach trip, have the kids make a colorful box to collect, rinse, and store their shells all in one place! Designed By Lennis Rodriguez.

Creepy Lab

Scary things are happening in the creepy laboratory of this dark and spooky castle! This awesome 3D project features everything a mad scientist might need, including a skeleton, work table, machines,

Cool Christmas

Create this amazing 3D holiday scene, complete with village, lamp posts, and skating penguins! Easy tab/slot assembly, and fun for the whole family.

Minion Photo Frame

This fun Minions photo frame lets kids show off a picture of their best buds, real or imaginary! Printable message inserts included for Best Buds, hangin' with my friends, plus a blank for kids to wri

Popsicle Party

Have a popsicle party! Perfect for kids' birthdays or graduations or summer events. Add the printable tags or use photos to celebrate your occasion. Designed By Lennis Rodriguez.

Perler Rocks!

Perler rocks the house when this band begins to play! Complete with guitars, drums, and cool rockin' kids, this project will lead to hours of creative fun!

Red Raider

Recreate this vintage biplane in 3D with Perler beads! Easy tab/slot assembly makes this project a breeze.

Jungle Tree

Take a walk on the wild side when you create this Jungle Tree project in Perler Beads. All sorts of creatures visit the Jungle Tree, including a turtle, alligator, parrots, monkey, and a snake!

Pirate Ship and Treasure Chest

Create this fierce looking 3D pirate ship and its booty of treasure with Perler Beads! Make it a family project and create more than one ship for battling on the high seas. Winner gets the treasure ch

Kitten in the Covers

Create this adorable portrait of a kitten playing in the covers by connecting four large square pegboards to make a bigger design space. Make it a family time project!

May Flowers

Create a beautiful basket of roses and a colorful butterfly with Perler beads! Makes a wonderful gift for Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, or a birthday.

Busy as a Beehive

Designed By Holly CraftMake these sweet beehive creations with Perler Beads! You can create a flat beehive and one in 3D along with bees in two different sizes. These are cool decorations for your tab

Backyard Play

Create your own cozy little backyard scene in a shadow box with Perler Beads!

Vase of Flowers

This fun vase of Perler flowers makes a great centerpiece or gift for a birthday or Mother's Day. Change the bead colors and the pegboards for a totally different look!

Spring No-Snow Globe

Make "no-snow" globe with a simple mason jar! Designed By Karen Benvenuti.

Map of the Continents

This world map of the 7 continents is a great way for kids to understand basic geography. They can also use pins to mark the places they have visited, or locations of world events. Designed By Lennis

My BFF Frame and Keychains

There's nothing like having a BFF to share your dreams and secrets and be your cheerleader. Show her how much she means with a cool photo frame and a keychain that matches one you keep for yourself. B

Pansy Fashion Set

Pretty as a sunny day in spring, this pansy fashion set is one girls will love wearing and sharing. Make a set for yourself, a pin for Grandma, a bracelet for Mom, and a headband for your BFF! Change

Fashion Necklaces

Designed By Lennis RodriguezWith the Jewelry Bead Tray Activity Kit, you can make either of these two fantastic necklaces. They're fun and easy using stringing, fusing, shaped beads, striped beads, an

Fancy Floral Necklace

This beautiful floral necklace is fancy enough for the Academy Awards! Easy and quick to make with Perler beads in your favorite colors.

Friendship Necklace

Designed By Karen BenvenutiWith Perler beads, you can create a Friendship Necklace as a gift for your BFF, or collect and trade friendship bead disks among all your friends. You can even choose a bead

Rainbow Heart Necklace

This colorful heart necklace displays all the colors of the rainbow in solid and striped Perler beads! Quick and easy, this makes a great Valentine's Day or Mother's Day gift idea. Designed By Karen B

Zebra Jewelry Set

Create this pretty jewelry set in a snap with Perler beads! We used the zebra stripe beads for the bracelet, earrings, and pendant that will go with any outfit. Change the colors to suit your style!

Treat Time Jewelry

Girls will have a great time making these treat food jewelry pieces from Perler beads—an ice cream sandwich necklace with matching ice cream cone earrings, plus watermelon slice earrings. Designed By

Fashion Earrings

Make these fun and easy earrings with Perler beads to wear with all your outfits. Design your own earrings by simply changing the colors and shapes.

Summer Bracelets

It's so easy to make pretty bead-weaving bracelets with Perler beads, and there is no fusing so these projects are portable! Dress them up with decorative metal beads, charms, or a tassel and you have

Mom and Me Bracelets

Use your favorite Perler Beads 'n Rods mix to create these colorful matching bracelets for mother and daughter. Not only do the bracelets match in color, but the charms say "you hold the key to my hea

Loom Band Bracelet

If you are into making loom band jewelry, adding Perler beads is a great way to add to the colorful look! Match or contrast bead colors to the rubber bands you will use. It's a great look and easy to

Friendship Bracelets

Make these fun and trendy bracelets with colorful floss and Perler Beads. Wear several at once, share and trade them with your friends—once you get started, you just can't stop! All are variations of

Pretty Princess Crown

You can be the princess at your own party, or use for dress-up any day! This fun and easy project can be done in no time, and you can say you did it yourself!