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jenefor
« on: June 09, 2006 12:38:31 PM »

OK so these arnt super good (my wrapping and wiring skills need work) but i got a idea in my head so I figured that i would give it a try...... here is what i got.....I used 20G wire and some buttons I had around. My son likes them at least Tongue


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« Reply #1 on: June 09, 2006 05:28:48 PM »

I LOVE the red one!
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jodilee
« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2006 02:24:02 PM »

I think they're great. Shocked I'd definatley wear one and the idea is so simple. How have you made the ring for your finger or have you just made a circle of wire??

Thanks for sharing the idea now you know what I'll be up to in the future Grin
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« Reply #3 on: June 10, 2006 02:27:08 PM »

I think they're very neat. If the single strand of wire gets uncomfortable, you could make it a bit bigger than your finger and then wrap another length of wire tightly in a coil around the base strand. I very well might try this next time I get some good wire.
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jenna rose
« Reply #4 on: June 10, 2006 03:49:48 PM »

Those are nifty!  I just got a big bag of buttons yesterday at Hobby Lobby in the remnants section. I didn't have any ideas for them at the time...

Is there any way we can see the underneath side of those rings?
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jenefor
« Reply #5 on: June 10, 2006 05:39:41 PM »

oh for the underneath it is just two pieces of wire...actually I started with one and bent in in 1/2 and then threaded the loose ends through the loop and just measured to my finger to the size and then kinked it and added the buttons...nothing fancy.....the one I did twist the two wires together to make a baraid so to speak. But nothing fancy Tongue
Thanks for the compliments Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 10, 2006 06:09:28 PM »

Ah, too cool. What a great idea!
Ever since you sent me buttons in the swap, you're my button heroine! Cheesy
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