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Shrink plastic ring tutorial

Shrink plastic ring tutorial
Thank you to everyone who requested a shrinkydinks ring tutorial! This tutorial is an experimental method, not an exact science – you should have fun playing with it… UPDATE: Since posting this very popular tutorial in 2008, I’ve answered every question imaginable in the comments of this post. If you have questions, you’re welcome to trawl back through the hundreds of comments to find my answers, or, to make things easier, I’ve compiled a 3-page shrinky rings FAQ, which is available exclusively when you donate $1 or more towards my tutorial (this also entitles you to further help from me by email, should you need it). Please see the end of this post for more details about this policy Please note: if you’ve come here via the lovely bird ‘ring’ picture on Pinterest, read this post to answer your questions. This tutorial is Donationware – the instructions are available for free, but if you like it please consider sending me a donation to show your appreciation: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. That’s it!

DIY of the Month: Braided T-shirt Bracelet How To: Give your old t-shirts a second life. Sorry dust rag pile! photos: kirsten for we heart this Polymer Clay Tutorial: Faux Pewter Pendants Today I want to share a fun polymer clay tutorial with you, that is great for all ages! Premo Sculpey Clay Pendants. Your kids are going to love this one- and I guarantee it will take you back to your own childhood! Tutorial: Homemade Sidewalk Chalk by Michelle Vackar, Modern Handmade Child One of our favorite outside activities at our home is drawing with chalk on the driveway. You can play hopscotch, four-square, and of course draw and create silly stories. My daughters and I were talking one day as we played hopscotch about how to make chalk and I thought to myself, let’s try it!

V and Co how to: jersey knit bracelet i don't know what it is about this time of year that makes me just want to have my bare feet in the sand, be watching the sun setting into the ocean, and breathing in the warm salty air of the i get older, more and more i find myself missing that place i used to go to almost as a teen. (my skin doesn't miss it. as a matter of fact, i now wish i listened more and DID put SPF on my face...hindsight is 20/20). my mom calls me from her walk on the beach almost every morning...*sigh*yeah, i get a little homesick around this time of the year. heck on my pinterest my "dreaming of summer" has the most pictures in it. ah yes. i miss my ocean. case in point. this bracelet, brought a flood of memories, not because i used to have one like it but because i can totally see me wearing it by the beach, not caring that it's gotten salty and wet, because i can totally make another one in like less than 5 minutes flat when i get home.

"Moules en silicone, Mold Putty Silicone 2 parts Salubrité des aliments est une création orginale de miniaturesweet sur DaWanda Moule en silicone est un moule flexible qui vous permet de faire apparaître votre travail hors du moule facilement! Aucun agent de démoulage est nécessaire! Maintenant vous pouvez faire les vôtres facilement avec ce moule en silicone jeu de mastic! Poids: 120gram total / 4,23 oz (Vous obtenez 60gram de la partie bleu et 60gram de la partie blanche) (Les 3e et 4e photos ci-dessus montrent la quantité de moules que nous avons fait avec 120gram de mastic de moule) ♥ ♥ COMMENT UTILISER 1. Annie's Hook & Needle Kit Club Annie's Hook & Needle Kit Club lets you get to the fun parts faster because ALL THE YARN AND TWO SETS OF INSTRUCTIONS (one in crochet and one in knit) are delivered right to your mailbox every month. You get to choose whether to crochet or knit each project! There’s never been an easier way to feed your passion for crochet and knitting! Plus, with Annie's Hook & Needle Kit Club you get a steady, dependable supply of great, ready-to-go projects you can pick up and start on a moment's notice. Never again will another month pass you by as you try to figure out what to make next.

Perfect Summer Bangle Here's a fun tutorial on how to make a message bangle that's one-of-a-kind, done in the sun, waterproof and weatherproof. Even after several trips to the beach, it won't fade or wash off! Essentially, it's the Perfect Summer Bangle. Used in this tutorial: Inkodye Red Prepare. All you'll need for this project is a raw wooden bangle (we got ours from, a black paint marker, plastic wrap, and some Inkodye!

Pâte Fimo : nos tutos pour vos créations fimo (bijoux, animaux, figurines) La pâte fimo, c'est un peu la pâte à modeler des adultes, sauf que l'on peut garder les créations, voire même les porter ! La magie de la pâte Fimo, c'est que l'on peut la travailler de manière très simple (avec les mains) et lui faire conserver la forme que l'on a choisi (bijoux ou figurine par exemple). Comme de la pâte à modeler, mais en mieux ;-) Mais en fait qu'est-ce que la pâte Fimo ? C'est un polymère (quelques souvenirs de cours de chimie ?) qui présente la particularité de se modeler facilement. DIY Macrame Bracelet Growing up by the beach in Southern California, the ability to knot a macrame bracelet was practically a right of passage. Although those days are long behind us, we’ve never forgotten the ever-so-simple square knot technique. This time, however, we’re replacing hemp and wooden beads for more updated elements like colorful nylon cord and glossy metal charms. Happy knotting! You’ll need:

Free Lampshade Patterns For Stained Glass.url Please be aware that these free lampshade patterns are protected by copyright laws and are not for resale, or commercial or non commercial distribution, which includes books, web sites, on-line forums, ebooks, pamphlets, or photocopied distribution. Also, please read each web sites individual rules for the use of their patterns. To make searching easier, use this free lampshade patterns search to find specific stained glass patterns for panel lamps, fan lamps, night lites, mini lamps and sconces. These patterns have been compiled from all of the free stained glass pattern web sites on the internet.