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Topic: Trinket Covered bed = Very burnt fingers!!  (Read 4936 times)
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treasures_Of_Albion
« Reply #10 on: April 02, 2011 12:23:53 AM »

Wow, thanks for all these comments! Haven't been on here for a while!!
I got the trinkets from a lifetime of collecting things, and buying bulk bags of 'junk' from bootsales and markets, telling myself it would come into use one day! I'm glad they finaly did!!
Yes, using tweezers would be a good idea, though i'm not sure if im dextrous enough for them...!!!
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margiej
« Reply #11 on: April 21, 2011 12:47:22 PM »

So, just curious, have you added to the bed, or done any other furnture?
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sturdybitch
« Reply #12 on: May 02, 2011 06:31:46 PM »

This is a great way to use those jars of vintage buttons!
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« Reply #13 on: May 09, 2011 09:44:57 AM »

Crazy fun! I love it!
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« Reply #14 on: May 31, 2011 06:54:11 AM »

I love, love, love this bed! That is way too cool XD

Also, you're not alone in burning yourself.... I do it constantly. I have come to fear my glue gun as well as love it.
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treasures_Of_Albion
« Reply #15 on: September 09, 2011 05:32:41 AM »

margiej - I havent done any more, lots fell off, so if i did i would probably use something a bit stronger!! OoOhh,,,, vintage buttins would look great!
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amandamar222
« Reply #16 on: September 11, 2011 06:22:02 AM »

I use e6000 industrial strength glue for projects like this, to avoid the hot glue gun. It works wonders and is super strong. I loooooooove what you've done with all your trinkets. I love collecting trinkets, or as my mom calls them "crap". I have done similar trinket mosaic like projects in the past (around mirrors, picture frames, lighters), but my goal is to do it to a small ikea night stand.


LOVE THE BED, APPRECIATE THE TRINKETS  Wink

here is a link to the e-6000 glue I mentioned, it is THE BEST

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002OJX1GU/ref=pd_lpo_k2_dp_sr_1?pf_rd_p=486539851&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe-1&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=B000XZTD14&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_r=1TCWZGFG5X3D9B4XTQM2
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noble_ammonite
« Reply #17 on: September 14, 2011 02:12:44 PM »

I second the E6000 recommendation - that stuff is epic. It's the only thing I've ever found that can glue glass or ceramic together and not come apart when you breathe on it. Of course it works great for other less slippery surfaces, too!

The bed is really cool - I have a bunch of "trinkets" (also, in my household, known as "crap") that I should do something with. It's a great idea!
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