Nautical and Nice. Life preservers are lightweight and easy to suspend, and especially effective when used in window displays. You can spray-paint them or use various colors of electrical and duct tapes available at most craft and home improvement stores. Ropes add a nautical touch and provide a means of attaching products and accessories to the props.
Perfect! Step-by-step tutorial on crocheting a beaded rope. She uses big pony beads for the practice rope so that you can see the individual stitches. Even I can do this! from making-beaded-jewelry.com
Stanchions made with mailing tubes, $ store pool noodles, $ store rope & $ store red table cloths. Bases made out of cardboard rounds gorilla glued together with cardboard cuff for mailing tubes to fit into.