Nice to adorn themselves with graceful bracelet. Doubly pleased if this decoration was made with his own hands. Techniques of creating masterpieces are numerous, and among them there are those that will allow you to make gorgeous jewelry.
You can make something that will go well with one particular thing out of the closet. Or create a universal thing that is suitable for any kit and image. This is the beauty of homemade ornaments – any of them, you can add the desired details exactly as he wants his future owner.
1. Rope bracelet
A rope bracelet is simple and stylish. Look this decoration may be different. This option requires no special skills. And the quality of the materials used means. As a basis, use a normal rope. Its color will depend on the «mood» of the future bracelet. Bright and colorful options perfect for summer and spring images. More quiet shades you can choose for fall. Deep solid color rope true will look in the winter. This bracelet will decorate the image in the following styles:
- romantic; sports; casual; Derby; extravagant; ethnic; Safari; military; marine; country and others.
For the selected option will need the following tools and materials:
- rope; wire; wire cutters; brass tube of suitable diameter; pliers; lighter; paper; ruler.
Measure out from the roll a piece of rope to the necessary length and cut it. From the tubes need to measure and cut 1 centimeter. The rope is folded in half and in the middle put up. Using the lighter end of the rope are sealed in order for it to not be dismissed. A small piece of wire and bend a few times wrapped around the folded rope. Further fastens the second edge. Wire is formed a hook for fixing the band on your wrist. It is fixed to the second edge of the bracelet. Decoration is ready! This method allows you to unleash the imagination and experiment with notes and additional decor.
2. Knitted bracelet for winter images
Knitted bracelet is an original and unusual decoration. For its creation it is not necessary to learn how to knit. It suffices to find unnecessary thing done in this technique and use parts of it. It can be a sweater, jacket, scarf or hat. The key to things was to cut the suitable size of the part. On the list were:
- simple plastic or wooden bangles with smooth finish; knit things; the inch; the needle and thread.
To get started you need to measure the length of the circumference of the selected bracelet and its width. The seam should be 1 inch, so the resulting numbers are added by 1. After winter time, things cut out the rectangle with sides corresponding to the dimensions of the bracelet. The edge of cut parts folded and stapled together, otherwise the loop will bloom and spoil the result. Bracelet wrap obtained tissue and sutured inside. The work is finished! This bracelet will blend into the image for the cold season. Interesting will look the combination of different binding patterns and different solid colors on one hand.
3. Bracelet clasps
A bracelet of lightning, can make even someone who crafts is irrelevant. This technique will be the best option for beginners in the niche of manufacturing accessories. In the list of tools and materials:
- pliers; lightning; scissors; special fasteners for bracelets.
To begin with the removal of excess tissue so that there is only the lightning. This can be done with scissors. Then cut off the desired length. Using the pliers need to be fixed on each side of the zipper part of the clasp for jewelry. This is the easiest option. Those who are not afraid of difficulties you can offer to master a more complex method. You will need to pick up a few zips of the same color, scissors, glue gun, toothpicks, clasps and jewelry pliers. You need to start with trimming off the excess part of the clasps. Next you need to measure the suitable length of lightning and cut off excess. The resulting pieces need to be separated. On a smooth flat surface lay out the pattern and connect everything with hot glue. Toothpick and remove unnecessary unsightly drop of glue. When the main part of the bracelet ready for its edges attach the clasp using the pliers.
4. Exquisite bracelets with stones
For a graceful, delicate bracelet with synthetic stones you need to prepare colored sea glass, pliers, chain, glue, rings, bracelets, clasps for jewelry. Sea glass is colored pieces of glass with beveled edges. They can be indeed treated water and specially ground with an abrasive. Each side selected to work the stones to stick on one ring. After that, the thin chain cut to pieces and they connect the stones together. When the length of the workpiece reaches the required level, to the ends to attach a clasp. You can calculate the length so that it will last for 2 or 3 turns around the wrist.
5. Thin leather bracelets with metal decor
This kind of bracelet looks very elegant and luxurious. It will require:
- thin leather laces; metal billets; pliers; closure.
One side leather lace with pliers attach the clasp. Metal blanks are placed with equal intervals between them and are clamped for a secure fit. Now you can attach the second part of the clasp on the other side of the bracelet. The result is a stylish and modern decoration, suitable for any style of dress.
Techniques and materials for making bracelets by hand very much. You can choose the easiest and make a lot of different color decorations or to resort to complicated technology, but to make a unique thing. In any case, homemade decoration will be charged with energy and love, which the author has invested in his creation. They will bring the holder good luck bracelet.