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How to Make a Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Bracelet

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How to Make a Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Bracelet

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Making a Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Bracelet

Wrapped Loop Charm Bracelets are easy to put together. They are a fun way to combine different colors and styles of bead to create a truly unique piece to compliment any outfit, necklace, or holiday celebration.

Supplies Needed:

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  • Fizzy Pops Tool Kit (Chain Nose Pliers, Round Nose Pliers, Bent Nose Pliers, Wire Cutter Pliers)
  • 1.5" Fizzy Pops Headpins
  • 4mm Fizzy Pops Jump Rings
  • Fizzy Pops Bead Spacer (Daisy Spacer Bead is shown)
  • Fizzy Pops Beads (10mm Striped Bead is shown)

Steps To Make a Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Bracelet

Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Step 1

1. Slide spacer bead and regular bead onto headpin. Grasp headpin about 2mm above the bead with chain nose pliers.

Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Step 2

2. Bend headpin to form a 90 degree angle.

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3. Use round nose pliers to grasp headpin right above the bend.

Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Step 4

4. Use forefinger to pull headpin 180 degrees around the top jaw of round nose pliers.

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5. Adjust pliers so that the rounded headpin fits around the lower jaw of pliers and straight headpin fits between the jaws.

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6. Use forefinger to pull headpin 180 degrees around lower jaw of pliers.

Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Step 7

7. Use chain nose pliers to grasp the loop in the headpin. Hold bent nose pliers in other hand to grab the tail of the headpin.

Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Step 8 & 9

8. Continue to wrap the tail of the headpin around the stem. Wrap tail of the headpin around at least twice. Try to keep the wraps close together with no gaps in the stem.

Wrapped Loop Bead Charm Step 10

9. Use chain nose pliers to tuck end of headpin tail against stem.

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10. To attach bead charm to bracelet link, slide the loop of the charm onto an open 4mm jump ring.

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11. Slide bracelet link onto jump ring.

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12. Use chain nose and bent nose pliers to close the jump ring.

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13. Make sure jump ring is securely closed without any gaps so the charm will stay attached.

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14. Repeat steps until bracelet is full. Leave several links blank at the end so you can adjust length of bracelet when wearing. Enjoy!