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This project is inspired by the glitter tube bracelets that children often make in art class or summer camp. Bring in some delicate beads and vinyl tubing from the hardware store, and you’ll be well on your way to creating a grown-up, chic version.

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  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 1
    Step 1

    Cut a length of the thin tubing that is slightly longer than your wrist measurement. Cut a 3⁄4 in (2 cm) piece of the wide tubing.

  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 2
    Step 2

    Attach the smaller piece to one end of the thin tubing.

  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 3
    Step 3

    Tape off the opposite end.

  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 4
    Step 4

    Carefully insert beads into the tube.

  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 5
    Step 5

    Continue until the entire tube is filled.

  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 6
    Step 6

    To close up the bracelet, remove the tape and join the opposite end into the smaller tube.

  • How to make a plastic bracelet. Vinyl Tube Bracelet - Step 7
    Step 7

    Tie a bow around the join and trim the excess ribbon. For extra security, add a dab of glue inside the bow’s center.

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amalia.syamra
amalia.syamra · Kampar Kiri, Riau, ID · 12 projects
wow! So good
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amalia.syamra
amalia.syamra · Kampar Kiri, Riau, ID · 12 projects
wow! So good
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