Tattoo You Bracelet

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by TierraCast® Design Team

Tattoo You Bracelet

Design a charm bracelet that's so you with your favorite color beads and TierraCast® charms!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    String one Kenyan Spacer, one rondelle bead and second spacer onto headpin. Form wrapped loop. String one 10mm bead on second headpin. Form wrapped loop. Set aside.
  • 2
    Attach one round jump ring to each charm. Close jump rings. Set aside.
  • 3
    Cut one 7” piece of beading wire. String on one crimp bead. Pass end of wire through one closed round jump ring and back through crimp bead, leaving a short tail. Secure with crimping pliers.
  • 4
    Covering tail, *string on two beaded spacers and one bead*. Repeat * through * four times, using beads in desired order.
  • 5
    String last two spacers and one crimp bead. Add one closed round jump ring.
  • 6
    Pass end of wire back through crimp bead and next few beads. Secure with crimping pliers.
  • 7
    Cut one 5” piece of 2mm leather cord. Fold over 1” from end. Secure strands together with craft wire creating a ¼” loop in the leather. Tuck wire ends between the cords and trim closely. Trim excess cord close to wire wrap.
  • 8
    String on one Grooved bead and one charm. Repeat three times. String last grooved bead. Fold cord end over so that segment is 3” long. Secure with craft wire as in Step 7.
  • 9
    Open jump ring at one end of beaded segment. Add two bead dangles and one end of leather segment. Close jump ring.
  • 10
    Open jump ring at other end and add clasp ring. Close jump ring.
  • 11
    Attach one round jump ring to other end of leather segment. Attach clasp bar using one oval jump ring.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Cousin® Toggle Small Round Silver 104563645
  •   TierraCast® Bead Grooved 4 pcs. 104763484 (5)
  • TierraCast® Drop Anchor Pendant 2 pcs. 104763482
  • TierraCast® Mix with Love Antique Silver 4 pcs. 104627461
  •   TierraCast® Drop Swallow Charm 4 pcs. 104763476
  •   Cousin® Basic Charm Metal Love/Heart 10 pcs. 104563246
  •   TierraCast® Spacer Beaded 4mm Silver 50 pcs. 104622554
  •   TierraCast® Spacer Kenyan Bright Silver 50 pcs. 104622550
  •   TierraCast® Crimp Bead 2mm Silver 110 pcs. 104240651 (2)
  • TierraCast® Head Pin 2 inch Silver 80 pcs. 104240700
  •   TierraCast® Jumpring 5mm Silver 350 pcs. 104240704
  •   TierraCast Jumpring Oval Medium Brass 50 pcs. 104623632
  • Beads of your choice
  • Nicole™ Crafts BeadIt™ Imitation Leather Cording 1MM Black
  • Beadalon® Beading Wire 19-strand .018 inch 104250147
  •   Beadalon® Wire 49 standard .024 inch 10ft Silver 104250155
  •   Panacea™ Heavy Duty Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Beadalon® Chain Nose Pliers Designer Ergo 104458306
  • Beadalon® Round Nose Pliers Designer Ergo 104458307
  • Beadalon® Bead Crimp Tool 104250127