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These bracelets are so simple to make and inspired by a trip to the hardware store!

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  • How to make a hardware bracelet. Diy Hardware Bracelets - Step 1
    Step 1

    Tools and materials:
    6 inches of 1/4 inch rope
    1/4 inch brass compression sleeves (found in plumbing section of hardware store)
    Embroidery thread
    6mm end caps
    7mm jump rings and lobster clasp
    Jewelry pliers
    Super glue

  • How to make a hardware bracelet. Diy Hardware Bracelets - Step 2
    Step 2

    1) Tape the end of the embroidery thread to the end of the piece of rope.
    2) Begin wrapping the thread around the rope.
    3) Continue all the way down the rope, then tape down and trim the thread once you reach the rope end.
    4) Slide on the compression sleeves. You can secure with a dab of glue, if you want.
    5) Put a drop of glue in the end caps and secure on each end of the rope, covering the tape.
    6) Once the glue is completely dry, use the pliers to attach the jump rings and clasp to the end caps.

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