The Easter Egg Hunt 2014 has ended!See the Leaderboard | Winners
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Chatter

Industrial Corsage Wrap Bracelet


About this design:

This pinwheels by Jangles are fantastic. I have used them in the past as connectors and as something for a lobster clasp to hook on to. They remind me of an industrial flower. So I thought, why not make a "corsage" of sorts using simply silk ribbon and a pinwheel.

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

  • 1 hand-sewn silk ribbon length
  • 1 Jangles pinwheel

Additional Images:

Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Making this bracelet is so simple!
Just tie a secure knot to one of the loops on the pinwheel, wrap the ribbon around your wrist keeping the pinwheel on the top center of your wrist and string through a loop on the opposite side. Secure the ribbon to the pinwheel with a final knot and viola! A corsage!

Buy Products from this Design




Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. No Photo
    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    This one is my favorite Ali!

  2. No Photo
    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    I love this design idea! I would be so comfortable with this wrapped around my wrist!

    Gotta’ ask though….how do you fasten the bracelet? Tie it? If so, how do you tie it with one hand? Or is this a “husband must help” design? ;-) Thanks Ali!

  3. Ali
    Ali says:

    I am able to hold my wrist with the wrapped bracelet against my waist while I pull it through the opposing loop and knot it.

  4. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    I really like this. The “industrial” flower is wonderful.

  5. Kath-leen
    Kath-leen says:

    Ali – I am new to this site. I love love love this piece – very artisan – very cool. Truly, one of my favorite all-time designs. I look forward to seeing more from you and maybe getting a new idea. Thanks so much for sharing!

  6. No Photo
    Miriam M says:

    I made a wrap bracelet and to fasten it I tied the ribbon into a loop at one end and at the other I attached a pretty drilled stone nugget. A decorative button would work as well. To keep it secure you may want to sew the ends down.

  7. No Photo
    Valley Girl says:

    So pretty

  8. No Photo
    J roman says:

    Ali, do you have your own website?-Jen

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.