Beading / Jewelry

Vintage Text Bezel Bracelet

By  Jolene Johnston 

Fill blank bezels with stamped vintage book pages and bits of patterned paper to create a gorgeous custom look in minutes.

  • Bezel Bracelet

Materials

  • Thunderrock Sports Jewelry LLC Bronze Bracelet Blank with Square Bezels, 6-3/4" long with 2" extension chain
  • My Mind's Eye Haunted Collection Papers: Harlequin, Large Chandeliers
  • Vintage book page

Tools

  • myStampBOX He Loves Me Stamp Set
  • Ranger Archival Jet Black Ink Pad
  • Ranger Inkssentials Glossy Accents

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, straight pin
  • 1. Trim vintage book page and double-sided patterned papers to fit bezels.
  • 2. Working on protected surface, stamp Jet Black flourish petal image over text squares.
  • 3. Adhere paper pieces inside bezels using Glossy Accents, alternating patterns. Fill each bezel to top edge with Glossy Accents. Use a pin to pop any visible air bubbles. Let dry completely.
  • Tip
  • 1. Jewelry designs are a great way to use up paper scraps. While designer Jolene Johnson used Halloween-themed papers for this bracelet, the holiday theme doesn't stand out. All you see is an overall autumn-hued effect.