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Topic: Sequins from PET bottle - tutorial  (Read 12659 times)
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« Reply #10 on: September 25, 2006 06:11:22 AM »

Brilliant really. I think it would be neat with those shaped punches to make sequins you could crochet or bead into things, I'll have to try that.
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« Reply #11 on: September 25, 2006 08:24:16 AM »

Ooh tell me how, I'll go through about two of the bottles today with these milk obsessed munchkins!  Cheesy

But then I'd have so many sequins, and not much to do with them lol!

I cannot tell you, I never tried it, I thought you had some experiences with spray finishing...
Oh yes, I will have lots of them, but I already got some ideas where to use them...

Innovative! I really like it!
As for making wholes, I think they would be great for non-textile crafting as well, attaching them with the help of a hot glue gun could be a good idea.

Actually, as I wrote, it was Molendrix's idea... Because she shared that idea, I thought it's OK to try it and write it here, with link to her. Really visit her site, she's great craftster, very imaginative concerning techniques in my opinion. And she's also very kind, ready to answer you if you ask her by e-mail about something.
Father also got this idea about hot glue gun, but I'm not sure whether we have it. Wink But anyone who has it surely could try it.
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« Reply #12 on: September 25, 2006 08:27:59 AM »

Too fun. I will have to try this.
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« Reply #13 on: September 25, 2006 12:30:03 PM »

Nah not me I aint got a clue about spray finishing that twas the other crafty lady <points>  Grin I might have a crack at it though! I'm sure I could cover something in em
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« Reply #14 on: September 26, 2006 12:18:05 AM »

Nah not me I aint got a clue about spray finishing that twas the other crafty lady <points>  Grin I might have a crack at it though! I'm sure I could cover something in em

Oh, sorry, I confused it!
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« Reply #15 on: September 26, 2006 03:48:14 AM »

Don't worry I confused my sentence it was meant to read could cover the bottles with something  Roll Eyes
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« Reply #16 on: September 29, 2006 11:55:22 AM »

that's a fantasitic idea!

i think i'll have to borrow that one!
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« Reply #17 on: September 29, 2006 01:15:12 PM »

I never would have thought of that myself but I am so glad someone did because everyone needs sequins...or maybe that is just me...thanks for the idea.
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« Reply #18 on: May 14, 2007 04:13:44 PM »

Ooh this is fantastic. I just tried it out and it worked great, my only problem is I have a ton and not a clue what to use them for.
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« Reply #19 on: May 14, 2007 05:49:26 PM »

i love it....the recycling is creative...takes a bit of time though ..
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