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« Reply #30 on: October 06, 2003 07:06:43 PM »

Bracelet looks great!!  I went to the site, but couldn't find the length of it posted.  Is it just the standard length of like 7.5"?  

**Edit** : Oh, and one more question, anyone know where I can find those 'droplets' to buy?  I know I can use the glass marbles, but I was hoping to find more of thos plastic droplet thingies just by themselves (sometimes I don't need the whole kit!)

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« Reply #31 on: October 06, 2003 10:57:49 PM »

I'm addicted to making the rocks but i can't seem to find the bracelet forms. Help.....I've aleady made magnets,barrettes and pins.......
« Reply #32 on: October 07, 2003 04:25:46 AM »

Here is the url to where I ordered the bracelets
From end to end they are 8 " . I checked at Michaels, the only thing I could find were the glass marbles. They had others in the jewelry findings dept, but they were like clear rhinestones with a silver backing. They were flat, but you wouldn't be able to see a picture through them.

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« Reply #33 on: October 27, 2003 03:23:49 PM »

I feel soo ripped off!  About a year ago, I was in a store and there was a kit to make marble magnets!  I got and now feel stupid for buying a kit when I could easily make one myself!  I'm gonna dig up the kit though, to make some magnets for my pals.

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« Reply #34 on: November 03, 2003 10:05:09 PM »

ii got some flat marbles rilly cheep at the pet store
i printed pics that i had on the computer
and then cuz im really cheep i used clear nail polish to make sure the inl wouldnt smear

i glued them to the edge of a cookie sheet and put magnetic poetry on the inside

it is stuck to the wall eith 2 sided tape

sorry no pic but mebbee ill get a camera soon Huh

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« Reply #35 on: November 18, 2003 08:43:14 PM »

Sorry those bracelet forms at Rings and Things didn't work out!

I actually have been getting mine from Ornamental Resources.

hey im relatively new to this list, i was just wondering when you ordered the bracelets from ornamental resources,  which size did you get so that the marbles fit?   thanks!

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« Reply #36 on: November 29, 2003 08:52:55 PM »

wow thats cool!!  i've gotta find a blank bracelet......  Cheesy Grin Cheesy
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« Reply #37 on: December 03, 2003 10:17:00 AM »

Hi guys,
I just whipped this bracelet out last night.
I didn't have time to wait for the bracelet blank to come in the mail (had to mail the bracelet to my grandma for Christmas), so I made it with ribbon instead.  I made a button and loop closure, and just glued the ribbon to the backs of the marbles, and then glued felt on top of that.  I used pictures of my grandma's 6 grandkids, for an extra sentimental present.  I'm also making the marble magnets with pictures of the appropriate kids for my mom and each of my aunts.  Anyway, here's the completed bracelet:
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« Reply #38 on: December 03, 2003 05:28:29 PM »

In case anoyone needs this info...

The metal bracelet blanks that I ordered from Ornamental Resources http://www.ornabead.com have pads that are 10mm by 15mm.

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« Reply #39 on: December 06, 2003 08:58:40 PM »

If anyone bought the smaller bracelet blanks from Rings & Things, here's an idea for using the larger glass drops.  I followed the directions, but I only put six drops on the bracelet and filled in the last five blanks with sequins.  

You can pick up the theme of your bracelet.  For example, I used red and blue sequins with gold stars for the wonder woman comic bracelet.  
You could also add rhinestones, beads, or little buttons.

By the way, I'm new here.  This rocks, I've already started three new projects inspired by this site.  Yay!  
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