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Designs by Mixed Kreations

DIY Button Bracelet

I have a ton of buttons and I just thought that I would try making a bracelet with some of the buttons. I love to experiment with different...
Components: 1 Button for your closure, Variety of buttons with 4 holes, Copper chain, 2 Strands of hemp cord approximately 30” in length, 32 Seed beads


Paper and Wire Wrapped Bead Tutorial

I just wanted to make something different. And I have seen a lot of pretty paper jewelry made up, and since I like working with wire I thought that...
Components: Tools you will need: Round nose pliers, flush cutters, chain nose pliers, ruler, copper wire 18 gauge and 20 gauge, paint brush, some kind of adhesive sealant and protector for decoupage (such as Mod Podge or Liquitex), and an old book with aged pages. Optional: Liver of sulfur, steel wool


Copper Wire Bead Bracelet

This unique bracelet is all handformed with three different gauges of copper wire. A jade gemstone dangles from the end of the extension chain.
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Components: 16 gauge copper wire for jumprings and hook clasp, 18 gauge for straight links, and 22 gauge for the wire bead balls. jade gemstone


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