Friday, February 19, 2016

Belts into Bracelets

Welcome back friends, guess what I have been up too? Repurposing belts into bracelets, that's what. And....I'm loving it! So fun. They are quite simple but I think they are great. 
Lets begin, shall we....

This is the second one I made, for my daughter.



Several wraps of the belt and added a chain to finish it off.


Left the holes in it and she can always add charms if she wants.


Added a big HUGE clasp to it. Hopefully easier to get it on then those tine ones, lol.



All wrapped up and ready to go.


Added her initial to make it a little blingyier, lol. Not a word but I like it!



Here is the 3rd belt bracelet I made. Love this one!!

Found this at hobby lobby and loved it.




My daughter wanted this one too, lol. Even though she is not a rebel but I do love the rustic quality mixed with the fake pearl.



I'm not done yet friends. I have been working on getting these done and on my Etsy store if my daughter doesn't want them all, lol.

This one is mine. Made it into a charm bracelet. Don't you love it!!
It has a watermelon because that is what we grow here in Hermiston. The dog bone is from my
favorite dog that passed a few years ago and everything else on here has some kind of meaning.
LOVE IT!! 


OK, next I worked on this.


Wraps around the arm twice. Left the holes in it in case charms are wanted.




Add a cute little charm.




I love this one. It's a greyish color and the design is so pretty! I used this one for my charm
bracelet. Added a charm to this one and kept it simple.



This one is made with the same belt but put crystal studs in it. Love the look. Yet again, very simple design.




So that is it! What do you think?


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22 comments:

  1. Great idea! I think my daughter would love this idea!

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    1. I hope she makes a few!! Thank you for stopping by.

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  2. What a fun hobby! I have purchased a few but never tried making them myself.
    Thank you for sharing at Brag About It Link Party (Mondays at Midnight) on VMG206.
    ~ Megin of VMG206

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  3. Love the color! Such a cute idea. Thanks for joining the Inspiration Spotlight party. See you again soon.

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  4. Great creative ideas! With so many belts at the thrift shops, it would be easy to make these. Visiting from the #HomeMattersParty and I hope you'll join us again next week

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  5. There are some very cute ideas here. Thank you for sharing at Merry Monday!!

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  7. I love this idea!

    Thanks for sharing at SYC.

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    1. Thank you, so sorry I didn't see you sooner!

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  8. This is such a fun idea! What a great way to upcycle accessories.

    Thanks for linking up with The Alder Collective! Your post has been pinned to our group board. We hope you'll join us again tomorrow at 8 pm EST!

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    1. Thank you Abby, so sorry I didn't see you sooner!

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  9. These look great Cheryl. You must have had a lot of belts. I love the charm bracelet and the meaning of the charms.

    Sally @ Life Loving
    #LifeLovingLinkoe

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    1. Thank you Sally, so sorry I didn't see this sooner!

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  10. These bracelets are SO fun!! You are so talented!! Thanks for sharing at Artsy-Fartsy Link Party!

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    1. Thank you Lindsay, just now seeing your comment!

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  11. Oh this is such a neat idea! :)

    I would LOVE for you join and share this at my DIY and Recipes FB Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/pluckyrecipescraftstips

    Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!

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    1. Thank you Jess, I will join you and thanks again for the invite!

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  12. Great share! Even I have some awesome collection of Bracelets for Girls online at Majorbrands.

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