Superstar This project was by Crafty Superstar #32: Meredith Joy Designs

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2016
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Instructions

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 1
    Step 1

    Insert a 6mm Cubic Zirconia into the Square Cup Flat Memory Wire Finding.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 2
    Step 2

    The 6mm CZ will fit nicely in the Finding. You can also use Swarovski SS30 Flatback Stones.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 3
    Step 3

    Use the side of a Flat Nose Pliers to gently press one of the prongs down onto the stone.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 4
    Step 4

    Bend down the prong on the opposite side from the one that you just bent. Bend the remaining two prong to secure the stone in the finding.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 5
    Step 5

    Repeat steps 1-4 until all of your stones are set in the findings.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 6
    Step 6

    Use the Memory Wire Finishing Pliers to Bend one end of the Flat Memory Wire into a loop.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 7
    Step 7

    String each of the Components onto the Flat Memory Wire.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 8
    Step 8

    Slide the Components down along the Flat Memory Wire

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 9
    Step 9

    Continue stringing the Components.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 10
    Step 10

    When your bracelet is the desired length, use the Memory Wire Cutters (NEVER a regular cutter) to cut the Memory Wire - leave about 3/8" of Wire from the last Component.

  • How to make a memory wire bracelet. Memory Wire "Tennis Braclelet" - Step 11
    Step 11

    Use the Memory Wire Finishing Pliers to turn a loop to finish the Bracelet.

  • Step 12

    Find a Video of this Project here:

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Comments

Joybells
Joybells · Norfolk, Virginia, US · 22 projects
I wish I had seen this years ago when Tennis Bracelets (the really expensive ones) were all the rage. I wasn't into jewelry crafting back then, but had I seen this video, I probably would have gotten started a few years sooner. Thanks for a great video.
merjoydesigns
merjoydesigns · 8 projects
Thanks so much for your kind comment! Everything comes back around again! Glad you like the project. Happy beading, Meredith
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