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Crafty Ribbons Rainbow Trio bracelet.

Good morning everyone, hope you are well! I am here with a bracelet I made for my friend using Rainbow ribbon from Crafty Ribbons. It was a simple project but I think its pretty striking! I made the centre piece with a small blank set of jewellery findings, clamped each end with ribbon clamps and then added a lobster clasp and chain to adjust the size.
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Alkaline Trio decorative hanging bell jar

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I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Crafting with Friends: Anything Goes
Crafty Catz: Anything Goes optional CAS
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The Crafty Addicts: Anything Goes
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Crafty Ribbons Tawny Orange Wreath

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I cut lengths of the ribbon and then tied it around the polystyrene ring. Its useful to have some clear nail varnish to hand to prevent the ribbon from fraying.

Thank you for looking, have a lovely day!

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