Make Your Own Collection Of Handmade Cuff Bracelets
The addition of cuff bracelets as a fashion accessory has now become a trend among the youngsters and the Hollywood celebrities and various fashion divas are playing a major role in promoting the style of wearing Handmade Cuff Bracelets.
The inclusion of cuff bracelets has again boosted the use of jewelry in daily wear, you can accessorize yourself when wearing jeans or with an evening gown. A stylish beaded or metallic cuff bracelets compliment casual wear as well as party wear and it adds in more grace and beauty even on weddings.
A variety of materials can be used in making Handmade Cuff Bracelets like Gold, Sterling Silver, Copper, Brass, Plastic, Wood or Leather.
You can also shape and style it by adding beads, silver wires, gemstones and semi precious stones. By adding different variants you can have an endless collection of cuff bracelets matching with your outfits in different shades of colors.
It all depends on your creativity that how imaginative you are in using different things to make your own collection of cuff bracelets. Obviously the highly priced items in the market would not interest many if you are found of wearing matching cuff bracelets with your dress. Making such fashion accessories at home is a real fun, very simple and economical.
Make yourself a Leather Cuff Bracelet: Get a strip of leather long enough that easily encircles around the wrist. Make sure it is long enough with extra inches for overlapping.
You may use the leather ribbon available at craft shop or cut the desired piece from old discarded jacket, shoes, handbag or waist belt. Attach a set of Velcro clip to lock both the ends. Decorate it with studs, stones, trinkets….the choice is yours. You can also make it with velvet, vinyl and burlap or anything which you want to wear it as a cuff bracelet.
Handmade Cuff Bracelets of Metal: Thin sheet of metal like tin is very easy to work with. It can be sliced and folded into desired length and shape. Make sure to file the open and sharp edges properly using any suitable sealer. Tin can be painted or stained which makes it look brighter. Try it out, it will be an eye catching cuff bracelet and many will ask you “where you got it from it is really pretty”
Wood Work: If you have a little skill in crafting wood then you can work out really good and exclusive cuff bracelets to wear and can even present them as gifts to your loved ones. There is no comparison to such a fashionable and special gift. Get a branch of wood from any tree and cut into desired length that comfortably wraps around the wrist. Very carefully saw the inside material of the branch so that the outer bark remains undamaged. Finish it with paint and glue decorations on it. Feathers look great on a wooden cuff bracelet.
Cuff Bracelet form a plastic bottle: Get a fine piece of plastic by cutting it from an empty discarded plastic bottle. File the edges so that it won’t hurt the wrist. Adorn with beads, stones or any other fancy paste jewels of your choice. Keep all the broken jewelry pieces, stones and buttons so that you can work with them while making cuff bracelets.