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{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

I had an old sweater that was too small and had some holes. Because I couldn’t donate it I thought it would be perfect to recycle it! Follow my step-by-step tutorial below to make your own sweater cuff bracelet with a Mini Bowdabra Bow.

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Materials Needed:

  • Old Sweater
  • Ribbon
  • Mini Bowdabra w/Ruler
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire
  • Thread and Needle

Instructions:

1. Begin by gathering all the materials you will need to make this craft.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

2. Cut the sweater cuff from the sweater.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

3. Sew the edges together for a finished look.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

4. To make the bow for the cuff place the Hair Bow Tool & Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra. Cut 12″ of Bowdabra Bow Wire and fold the wire in half. Place the wire into the Mini Bowdabra.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

5. Place the end of ribbon into the Mini Bowdabra at the 1.5″ mark.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

6. Fold the ribbon and loop it at the 1″ mark.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

7. Continue fold and pressing the ribbon into the Mini Bowdabra. Cut the ribbon at the 1.5″ mark.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

8. Scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

9. Thread the Bowdabra Bow Wire ends through the loop.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

10. Pull the wire tightly.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

11. Remove the bow from the Mini Bowdabra and knot the back.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

12. Trim away excess wire and fluff the bow.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

13. Sew the button and bow onto the sweater cuff.

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

 

14. Your recycled fashion jewelry is complete!

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

{Recycled Jewelry} Sweater Cuff Bracelet with Bow

Craft Tutorial by Bowdabra Designer Sarah Forhan

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