When I saw this:
I knew I must make this! I can vividly remember my Grandmother had something very similar to this. I use to play with it as a little girl and move the branches around. My Mom's birthday just passed and I thought this would make a perfect gift. So here is my version:
I tweaked the directions a little and made it my own but I LOVE how well this came out! I might have to go out and get a few more beads and make one for my own!