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meg461
« on: November 10, 2004 10:47:52 AM »

Well....I was gonna be selfish and keep this one to myself....and i wasn't sure if all of ya'll knew this already.  These are HUGE in southern mexico, where i spent the summer.  The kids at the orphanage i worked at made this one for me.  Uriel....i miss him Sad  but anyway...here it is.

http://community.webshots.com/photo/189586541/214824155qNRDRS

http://community.webshots.com/photo/214824167/214824167yFIZdM

http://community.webshots.com/photo/214824184/214824184RZGfJe

Maybe you guys will look at this and say 'huh! we've been doing that for years."  who knows? enjoy
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littleone
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2004 12:30:55 PM »

hi, i like this bracelets very much...they are cool, wish i knew who to make them...did they teach you how?

what part of mexico did you go? im form monterrey mexico.

have a great day
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« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2004 12:45:42 PM »

Maybe others have but I've never seen this great idea!  Any chance you know how it was done and are willing to share?
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« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2004 01:21:31 PM »

looks like it could be easily figured out, just look at the picture, it looks like 2 of them were placed side by side, and then one on top, right in the middle where the two meet, then the string or whatever is threaded through them, just repeat. I would do a picture tutorial, but the digi cam is broken...boo hiss
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« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2004 02:11:13 PM »

yeah, basically you just weave a shoelace or ribbon through the 2 layers. 
note* make sure you put the sharp sides inward facing eachother.  I can try to do a tutorial of sorts.  But it'll probably be awhile cause of papers and what not.

As for Mexico.  I was in Acapulco. 
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« Reply #5 on: November 10, 2004 02:17:06 PM »

Ok...yeah I just tried it, I'm almost finished, I am just using a ribbon, looks pretty cool, its really easy once you get the hang of it!
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casslyra
« Reply #6 on: November 10, 2004 03:19:21 PM »

i was actaully going to use this same techniue to make a belt.
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« Reply #7 on: November 10, 2004 03:28:27 PM »

I was just thinking as I finished up my bracelet, that this would make an awesome belt, great minds think crafty...and..alike.
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« Reply #8 on: November 10, 2004 03:34:56 PM »

these are adorable, I'm about to go run down the basement to the big bag of cans we have saved and take all the tops off!

Thanks so much for sharing this!
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meg461
« Reply #9 on: November 10, 2004 05:37:35 PM »

yeah, they def made belts with them too.  you could even buy these in the mall.  But why would you do that when you can make it? right?
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