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Washer & Macramé Bracelet

Washer & Macramé Bracelet
this week’s diy is inspired by the twosome bracelet from anthro, the one with flat discs. it is a super simple bracelet to make and it cost me maybe 3 to 5 dollars to make total. full on diy after le-jump. supplies i used: glue, i love 527 glue & use it often. i already had this in my supply box, but i suppose krazy glue or some other type would work just fine. washers. i bought a little box from home depot. i didn’t get the smallest size, which resulted in a chunkier bracelet. there are tiny washers out there if you want a daintier bracelet. waxed cotton cord. i had chocolate brown in my arsenal, but i really love bold colors too. pick whatever size you think would compliment your washers. you only need two strands to fit through the washers, if that helps. hemp, linen, or bamboo cord would work well too. oh, & scissors. Like this: Like Loading... Related:  braceletslindaemery

Holst + Lee inspired rope bracelet I am loving rope jewelry right now. Bright, fun, tribal, and perfect for Spring. In my opinion, Holst + Lee does it the best. This necklace? What you will need: Begin by taping your embroidery floss to the rope. Wrap your embroidery floss around the rope once, and then add the chain – wrapping in between the first two crystals. Continue to wrap, wrapping around 3x between each crystal. Hold it steadily, and wrap away. When you are halfway through, knot on your second color, and keep wrapping. (Go back and snip off the ends later.) Keep on wrapping… when you get to the end, tape the end down, just as you had done in the beginning. Apply a small drop of Gorilla Glue to each end, and slide on the end cap. Allow to dry for 1-2 hours. Thread your jump ring through the end of the cap and close it. Add your clasp… And voila, your bracelet is complete!

Video Tutorials | Make Bracelets! Up-cycled Beaded Silk Wrap Bracelet Tutorial Irish Linen Sparkly Wrap Bracelet Tutorial Beaded Wrap Bracelet – Waxed Irish Linen Tutorial DIY Braided Bead Bracelet It’s been awhile since our last bracelet DIY. I don’t know about you, but our wrists have been begging for another colorful addition for months now. So after playing with some materials that were already on hand, we’ve created a tutorial for a braided bead bracelet, which is a not so distant cousin of the hex nut and wrap bracelet. You’ll need: Cut the waxed linen cord into a 26″ and 19″ piece. Tie a knot about half an inch down from the loops. Start braiding the strands. Push the bead against the base of the braid, and cross the left strand over the middle. Keep a finger at the base of the braid, holding the beads in their place and keeping the braid tight. Finish the bracelet with another inch of braided cord, measuring it against the wrist. Thread on a two hole button – two strands through one hole and one strand through another. Trim the end. Your bracelet is finished! (all images by HonestlyWTF)

Rhinestone Bangles I’ve had this project on the back burner for a long time and I’m so happy to have finally finished it to show you all! These bangles make great sparkly accessories for the holiday season or easy DIY presents for your fabulous friends! *NOTES: I bought a stack of 20 simple bangles at Target for less than $5. The rhinestone strands are from Michaels. You can use dots of glue to help start and finish off the thread wraps if you find it easier and less stressful than tucking and wrapping. Photos: Courtesy of Ashley Weeks Cart Бисероплетение. Браслет из бусин. Мастер класс с пошаговыми фото Здравствуйте! Предлагаю Вашему вниманию мастер-класс по изготовлению браслета из бусин. Думаю, каждой маленькой девочке хотелось бы иметь такую красоту. 1.Материалы для изготовления браслета: бусины - я взяла бусинки "кошачий глаз", бисер золотого цвета, застежку, нитки, бисерную иголку. 2.Отрезаем нить, один конец вставлем в иглу, а второй конец нити привязываем к застежке двумя узелками, так чтобы конец нити остался 15-20 см., чтобы потом его можно было закрепить. 3.Набираем 5 бисеринок, бусинку, 1 бисеринку, снова бусинку, 1 бисеринку и еще одну бусинку. 4.Возвращаемся иглой в первую бусинку и проходим по бусинке , бисеринке и второй бусинке. 5.Набираем 1 бисеринку, бусинку, 1 бисеринку, бусинку, 1 бисеринку снова возращаемся по бусинке, бисеринке и еще одной бусинке. 6.По мере плетения у нас получается центральная дорожка из бусинок и чередующиеся бусинки с обеих сторон от дорожки - это плетение - цепочка "Змейка" 9.Вышивку делаем по всей длине браслета. Автор: Наташа Гусева

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: Start by cutting the knotting cord into two 30 inch, two 20 inch and one 10 inch lengths. Center the 30 inch cord under the two middle strands. Pull tightly and slide the knot up to the top. Finish the 2nd half of the square knot by folding the left cord over the middle strands and under the right cord. Pull tightly and repeat the steps – left, right, left, right . . . To finish the knots, thread one of the cords onto a needle and sew up the center of 3-4 knots along the backside. Repeat the same step on the other cord. After sewing up both knotting cords, trim away any excess.

Wren Handmade: Crocheted Bracelets The breathtaking pieces of the extremely talented and generous artist, Laura Normandin, include paper goods, granny square art, jewelry, handmade dolls, and these wonderfully charming crocheted bracelets that she has kindly agreed to teach us to make. Influenced by larger scale handicrafts that surrounded her during her youth, Laura's refined, miniature creations leave you speechless. Materials Valdani thread colors pictured above: Thread colors used for pattern images below: Tools + Notions The Pattern Gauge: 13 stitches = 1-inch Finished sizes (approximate) Small = 6.25-inches around Medium = 6.5-inches around Large = 7-inches around Below in pattern as follows S (M, L) Abbreviations: Chain = ch Slip Stitch = sl st Single crochet = sc Double crochet = dc Half double crochet = hdc: yo, insert hook in st, draw lp through, yo, draw through all 3 loops (lps) on hook. Note: When changing colors, carry thread along side of work, do not cut ends of thread until finished. Ch 81 (85, 89) in color 1, ch 1 turn.

Bracelet perles en nacre DIY: La chaîne en or qui brille DIY: La chaîne en or qui brille Moi qui suis plutôt calée couture d'habitude, j'ai eu envie de changer un peu et tester la fabrication de bijoux... Aujourd'hui je vous propose donc un petit DIY maison pour réaliser un sautoir en chaînes dorées. Voir cette fiche créative Bracelet Petits lapins de Pâques Activité pour petite fille Bracelet Petits lapins de Pâques Activité pour petite fille DIY Bracelet pour petite fille 'Petits lapins de Pâques' - Bientôt le printemps!!! Voir cette fiche créative Mini album "C'est dans la boîte !" Mini album "C'est dans la boîte !" Un petit album photos personnalisé à offrir à l'occasion d'une naissance, d'un mariage, d'un anniversaire... Voir cette fiche créative Collier en bouchon de liège Collier en bouchon de liège Réalisez un bijoux DIY original avec votre enfant ! Voir cette fiche créative DIY un headband tressé DIY un headband tressé Voir cette fiche créative Déco pour sa salle de bain Déco pour sa salle de bain Collier Origami

DIY Luv Aj Handpiece When the lovely Amanda Thomas of Luv Aj offered to show us how to DIY her signature handpiece, we were ecstatic! Not only are we huge fans of her jewelry, we’ve been dying to adorn ourselves with this ring and bracelet combination. Thank you for the awesome tutorial, Amanda! This season, the best seller in the entire collection was the Polished Pyrite Handpiece. You’ll need: Now that you have all you need, let’s get cracking. Now for the bracelet portion- everyone’s wrist is a little different so you can ball park the length. So now we need to attach all the smaller chains together: Open up one of the smaller jump rings and loop the shorter piece of chain and connect the jump ring on both ends. Don’t close the jump ring yet though, we need to add the two longer strands of the thin chain to the same jump ring. Grab the thick chain you cut for the bracelet portion and find the middle. Repeat the same step on the other side. Voila!

anthropologie knock off vintage lace bracelet The prettiness from Monday and yesterday continues today with a little anthro-inspired bracelet tutorial. In a word, lovely. The lace-and-pearls embroidered on vintage lace is just loveliness. The idea came from Anthropologie (shocker, right?). You’ll need--two lengths of 6″x2″ ribbon or lace for the base and the backing (doesn’t have to be vintage, it gets covered)-enough vintage lace/trim to cover the your ‘base’ (see above)-extra lace/trim to tie-embroidery thread-invisible thread-beads, pearls, etc. for embellishing 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Comment définir la bonne taille de bracelet? | Art et Perles Dans cet article nous allons voir Comment choisir la taille d’un bracelet etQuel type de fermoir choisir si l’on veut faire un bracelet ajustable. En effet, nous avons tous un poignet différent suivant notre âge et notre morphologie. Créer un bracelet pour soi même n’est pas très compliqué mais quel casse tête si on a besoin d’en offrir ou en vendre un… car vous le savez bien, il ne doit être ni trop petit, ni trop serré, ni trop grand… Il DOIT ÊTRE BIEN AJUSTÉ! J’ai pendant longtemps fait des bracelets en prenant les mesures au petit bonheur la chance en prenant comme guide mon poignet et puis à force de les refaire (à l’oeil), j’ai décidé d’être Quelques mots tout d’abord sur la façon de procéder si vous devez fabriquer un bracelet pour vous. Pour soi Prendre un mètre, un ruban ou cordelette et enrouler le juste au dessous des os du poignet. Maintenant voici le guide des tailles de bracelets. Le tableau Affichage de l'élement 1 à 10 sur 12 éléments Quel type de fermoir choisir?

How to make wrapped leather bracelets « Rings and Things Triple-wrap leather bracelet with blue tigereye beads Let me begin by stating the obvious – this style of wrapped leather bracelet is EVERYWHERE this season. Everywhere! Even my athletic clothing catalogs – which only have maybe three pieces of jewelry – are featuring this style. Five different leather wrapped gemstone bracelets designs: green opal, mookaite, African turquoise, hematite and rhodonite The supply list is pretty short: 4-6mm round beads We used gemstone beads, but glass, crystal beads or pearls would also be lovely. Wrapped bracelet made with green opal gemstone beads and natural Greek leather. The technique: Choose your bracelet length and cut your leather. If your button has a small loop, you might need to miter (angle) the leather end and pull it through with pliers. Other design options: Have fun creating your own wrapped bracelets! Need supplies? Other how-to’s: Q: “How do you start a new thread in the middle of the bracelet?” (answers selected from replies to blog comments)

{macramé: square knot} string & hexnut bracelet By Kate on September 13, 2011 This bracelet has been inspired by this really wonderful “Braided Hex-nut Bracelet” tutorial which I pinned on Pinterest a while back. Two things I absolutely love about this project are: 1) It’s cheap as chips: I already had string in the cupboard and the brass hexnuts were 3p each from the hardware shop. 2) It’s my kind of jewellery: I’m not really a girly girl IYKWIM! The bracelet I made is a bit different to the ‘braided hex-nut bracelet’ and uses macrame instead, which is great, because I promised some tutorials a while back and felt a bit bad that I hadn’t written any yet! Full instructions after the jump! Square Knot Please note: I have used different colored cord in the tutorial so that it’s easier for you to figure out whats going on! 1. 2. 3. 4. This might seem a little tricky a first but I promise once you have done it a dozen times you’ll be sorted….! If you need a hand then leave a comment and I’ll get back to you.

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