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Topic: Covering Glass Rims on Candle Holders, Cups???  (Read 737 times)
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« on: October 14, 2011 11:09:21 AM »

Im making candle holders from recycled bottles by cutting the bottles. I know I can sand the glass edges to smooth them... but I really wanted to add a nice touch by covering the edges. Ive seen vintage bowls and cups that have a nice (metal, silver plate?) cover over the rims... Im wanting to get that look.

Like this:

http://www.trocadero.com/tasmark/items/870260/catphoto.jpg


I work with my hands and dont have anything to bend or soldier.......... but I really want to get this type of RIM look while also covering any sharp glass edges...

......................any suggestions?

Thanks.
Melissa
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« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2011 06:16:04 PM »

Welcome!  Smiley

If you could find a really soft lead that is mailable by hand. Otherwise perhaps a paint.
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« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2011 10:39:42 AM »

Sculpey? or PMC?
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