Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Ribbon Bracelets

Ribbon Bracelets
by Wendy Switzer
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to Complete: 1 hour

  • Ribbon
  • Silk Flowers
  • E6000 adhesive
  • Brads
  • Velcro
  • Glitter
  • Glue pen
  • Lighter
  • Buttons or large brads
  • Decorative belt buckle
  • Brads & brad setter
Assembly Instructions:
  1. Cut a piece of ribbon that measures the size of your wrist + 2". 
  2. Carefully melt both ends of the ribbon to prevent fraying.
  3. Add velcro to each side of the ribbon for the bracelet closure
  4. Using the glue pen, place a small amount of glue along the outer edges of each petal.
  5. Sprinkle glitter over the petal until all of the edges have glitter accents.
  6. Use E6000 to glue multiple petals together, place a large decorative brad or button in the center
  7. Glue to the middle of the ribbon bracelet and let dry. 
To create a buckled bracelet, simply add the buckle to one of the ends and add 3-5 brads as your sizing holes.  

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