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Handmade Bangles

Home made jewelry is very popular among ladies these days. Even teenage girls are much interested in making jewelry at home. If you have ideas then you can make ear rings, rings, bangles and different necklaces. You can make jewelry according to your dress color as well. This will provide you good matching accessories with clothing. Today I am going to share with you how to turn simple bangles into fancy one.

The items you need are:
• Bangles
• Glue
• Different color of butter paper
• Multicolor beads
• Glitter

Take bangles and make pair of four bangles each and joining them with glue then cut the butter paper according to the width and size of that four paired bangles. Then apply glue on the back side of the butter paper and cover that four paired bangles with butter paper.

Let the glue completely dried then draw different floral designs with the help of lead pencil and fix different colors of beads by using glue on these sketches. If you have good aesthetic sense then you can make several flowers and design without tracing the sketches.

At the end, apply glue glitter on the bangles and wait until it dry. To make different colors of bangles, use different color of butter papers. Repeat the same process for make dozen of fancy bangles. You can wear them in different occasions and can also present them as gift to your friends, sisters or cousins.

Snowman Candle Holder

For the winter season, snowman candle is a wonderful way to decorate home. Making snowman candle holder at home is very easy.

The items you need are:

• Glass bowl/Fish bowl
• Frosted glass spray paint
• Black glass paint
• Orange polymer clay
• Golf tee
• Wire craft mesh
• Scissors
• Soup can
• Hot glue gun
• Votive candle
• Small length of ribbon
• Paintbrush

Take the fish bowl and spray it completely with frosted paint and let it dry. If necessary apply another coat but after drying the first coat. Then draw eyes and smile face with the help of black glass color. Take orange polymer clay and roll it in your hand, give the shape of nose just like carrot and push the end of golf tee to support that carrot nose. Then bake the clay at 250°F up to 15 minutes then allow it to cool.

Now fix the carrot nose with help of hot glue gun to the snowman. Take wire mesh and cut a circle of it. While cutting, wear gloves for your safety. Then put a soup or porridge can in the center of the mess wire circle and fold mess wire all around the can. Give it the shape of hat from the rim by folding edges down.

Put away the soup can from the folded mess wire, put the hat shaped wire mess on the fish bowls and take simple ribbon. Paste it around the hat or make a ribbon bow and apply in on the hat with the help of hot glue gun. Put the votive candle in the fish bowl and light it up. Your snowman holders are ready to place at your home.

How to Make Key Ring with Ice-Cream Sticks

You can make several things in your home by using various house hold things. Walls can be decorated with different wall hangings and paintings that you can make by your own self. Even you can make several home accessories with the discarded things and in a very low budget. Ice-cream sticks are very easily available in the market and can be used for eating ice-cream as well as for decorating purpose. Today I am going to tell you how to make beautiful and interesting key rings in home, with the help of ice- cream sticks.

The things you need are ice-cream sticks, glue stick or glue, small buttons or beads, oil paint, colorful fabric, strong golden thread. What you have to do is, take the ice-cream stick and draw different sketches on it, for example you can draw snow man or any other character to make it eye- catching. You can also draw smile or sad faces and make their eyes with beads. Instead of using paint, you can cover the stick with colorful fabric and can make different accessories like hat, beard, nose and eyes with the help of beads, fabric or paint.

Make a hole at the top of the stick and pass that golden thread into it and tie its both ends together in such a way to make round ring. Now your key ring is ready to hold key. You can also make different faces on the ice-cream sticks and arrange them in any wall of your house; this will also make your wall interesting and eye-catching. If you have great interest in art and craft then with the help of ice-cream sticks your can make several things for home decoration.