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« on: August 07, 2007 09:38:59 PM »

Inspired by the crazy button-ness in the most recent issue of Adorn, I randomly decided to make a button bracelet today.  I have a lot of buttons that my grandmother's friend gave me a few years ago, so I think this is a nice little thing by which I can remember her. 

I had the fishing line and the clasp just lying around, and had bought the beads for another project but ended up not needing them.  I just threaded and re-threaded the buttons until the bracelet had roughly the shape I wanted.  It's not as flat as I'd like it to be, but otherwise I'm quite happy with the results.

"Action" shot (I'm as white as the buttons!)

« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2007 10:57:25 PM »

Looks really cute. I've been wanting to make one of these for awhile.
You did a great job. Tongue
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2007 04:13:24 AM »

funny how adorn STOLE my button idea  Tongue lol. i also bought that issue...tut tut. i have been making button jewelry for a year! anywayyyy...yours is really cute  Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2007 06:20:04 AM »

Wonderful!  Cry too bad I only have like 3 or 4 buttons lying around (my sister has the rest )
ps.- the bag in the magazine is awesome  Shocked
« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2007 06:25:46 AM »

oh yeah, that bag is really cool. i have that magazine right next to me and love the color of the cover...but im crazy like that  Grin

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