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Trendy turquoise cuff bracelet made from recycled Dolce & Gabbana purse.
You will need:

Needle and like colored thread
Fabric
Embellishments
Fabric Glue
Clips
Patience

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  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 1
    Step 1

    Choose bag with fabric that you wish to use. Cut out enough for double sides and extra for hemming.

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 2
    Step 2

    Find the bracelet you want to use. This is nice and sturdy with a hinge which allows plenty of space for working.

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 3
    Step 3

    Line up strip the was cut to begin stitching the hem, inside out.

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 4
    Step 4

    When finished stitching...

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 5
    Step 5

    Turn fabric right side out.

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 6
    Step 6

    Thread fabric onto bracelet.

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 7
    Step 7

    Add embellishments. I chose neutral tones that would go well with the color.

  • How to make a cuff. Sue's Dolce & Gabbana Cuff Bracelet - Step 8
    Step 8

    Use some intricate details from the bag to make stand out and look more genuine. When using fabric glue, allow at least 3-4 hours to dry.

    There you have it!

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Suellyn R.
Suellyn R. · 2 projects
OmG!!! Wormyyyy! How loverlyyyyy 2 c u! Hope u likey my bracelet, you should see me sportin' it like it costs $200 or somethin'! lmao
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Jamie W.
Jamie W.
omg Suedooooooo!!!! looky where i found u! lol oh yea n the bracelet is kewl 2 lol
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Suellyn R.
Suellyn R. · 2 projects
Can't wait to see it!
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Ms. Nikell
Ms. Nikell · Charlotte, North Carolina, US · 52 projects
I love this!! I have an old purse waiting for this! I can't wait to try this out. Thanks for sharing ^_^
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Suellyn R.
Suellyn R. · 2 projects
Thank you Stacy! I did a few others but thought this one was one of the best by far.
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Stacy S.
Stacy S. · Long Beach, California, US
Love it! Can't wait to make one. Great job on all the pictures and clearly explained instructions. One of the best I've seen on this site.
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