Monday, July 1, 2013

Tutorial - How to Make an Upcycled Wire Bracelet

Use leftover wire from electronic cording

Wire Bracelet Tutorial at The Chilly Dog Blog

"A few weeks ago my husband needed a usb cable. Lucky for him, I am a pack rat about some things and have a giant bag filled with miscellaneous cables and cords. We found a cable that would work for him along with a bunch of cables for things we no longer need and for electronics we no longer own. Among these obsolete treasures were a number of ethernet and telephone cords. We haven't had a land line phone for years and all of our computers and electronic devices connect to our network wirelessly. So, it would make sense that these cords are just junk and can be thrown away.  Or... Maybe there's a project here. Each of these cables are filled with brightly colored copper wires that would be wonderful for crafting. I'm sure they could be used for loads of different projects. I decided to make some festive braided bracelets".... Read more

1 comment:

  1. really neat idea, the teens would go for these !!!