Bracelets are very common ornaments among the girls. Girls wear different types of bracelets made with different kinds of things.Do you know how to make a Popsicle Stick Bracelet? Then here is the article for you. If you go through this article you will learn how to make such a bracelet in easy steps. It is really easy you know. And the most important thing about this project is that all the ingredients needed for this project are easily available in your household and all the items are cheap enough.
1. Collect All The Ingredients For Your Project
In the first you have to collect all the ingredients that are needed for your project. The things that you need for your project are Popsicle sticks, water, saucepan, paint brush, bright fabric paints, colored threads, drilling machine, paint brush and couple of tumblers made of glass. Popsicle sticks are the key ingredients for this project which are easily available. Most the times people throw them away after use. Now for the next time when you finish your stick ice cream do not throw it away. Rather clean them with water dry them and then preserve them to use in your project.
2. Boil The Popsicle Sticks In Water
In this step fill the saucepan with water and allow boiling the water. Now pour the collected Popsicle sticks in this water and boil them. Keep boiling up to 40 minutes. Then turn off the flame and soak the Popsicle sticks in the water for sometime so that they get a little bit soft. So that you can easily bend them for your project.
3. Fit The Bracelets In Glass Made Tumblers
Now bend the Popsicle sticks and fit them in tumblers. Keep the Popsicle sticks in the tumblers for overnight so that they bend completely. Use more tumblers if you want to prepare more bracelets at a time. Take utmost care while doing this process as the stick may break if you do not do this step carefully. So when you are preparing this bracelet try to collect ample number of sticks for safe side.
4. Paint Your Bracelets With Bright Colors
Now take your bracelets out from the tumblers. You will see that they get the proper round shape of the bracelet. Now paint the bracelets with bright colors. Use paint brushes to paint it. You can make designs on the bracelets with the paints. Keep it aside to dry completely and do not disturb it. Other wise it will spoil your bracelets. If you are using more than one color try to paint the second color when the first one get dried; otherwise it will get spoiled.
5. Wrap It With Coloring Threads
When your bracelets get dry decorate them properly. You can use different kind of decorative items to decorate it so that you can wear it with your favorite clothes. But the cheapest idea is to decorate with colorful threads. You can easily collect them from your mothers sewing box or can find it easily in any tailoring shop. Then wrap your bracelets carefully with these threads. Leave the edges on the both sides of your bracelet.
6. Make Closing Arrangements In Your Bracelets
Now make two small holes at the both ends of your bracelet. Do it very carefully. Now attach threads at both of the ends. It will work as closing tools for your bracelets. Here your Popsicle Stick Bracelet is ready to use.