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« on: January 04, 2015 08:11:46 AM »

In looking for new projects to make with fused glass I ran into the idea of belt buckles.  I ordered these two antique nickel blanks off Etsy and fused pieces to put in them, each combines two different pieces of glass for texture and colour.  I found nice leather belts at a place called Bootmaster in Toronto with snaps to change buckles.

I didn't get the dimensions or shape perfect and ground them down to fit. 

Overall I was happy with these as gifts as were my friends Smiley



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« Reply #1 on: January 04, 2015 08:30:02 AM »

WOW! This are great and it's no wonder your friends loved them.  My guy has recently gotten in touch with his inner WesternMan and taken to larger belt buckles that he can change out.  I'll have to keep my mind open for ways that I could use a blank! Hmmmmmmmm...
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« Reply #2 on: January 04, 2015 09:04:06 AM »

These are beautiful! The colors in the second one are my favorite. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 04, 2015 10:14:54 AM »

They are beautiful  I love the blue and green one.
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« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2015 01:42:02 PM »

Love these!  Great idea!!!
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« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2015 10:34:42 AM »

Very nice job!
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« Reply #6 on: January 09, 2015 04:36:16 AM »

lovely! i love the swirled design of the range one
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« Reply #7 on: January 09, 2015 06:37:02 AM »

What a great idea.
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« Reply #8 on: January 09, 2015 07:07:22 AM »

Congratulations! This has been chosen as a Featured Project!  Smiley
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