Beading / Jewelry

Birthday Bracelet

By  Deborah Anton  for  Amate Studios

  • Birthday Bracelet


  • Base Elements Circle Linked Bracelet Blank (Amate Studios)
  • Inkssentials Glossy Accents (Ranger)
  • Ivory linen-texture cardstock
  • Patterned paper (Imaginisce)
  • Flatback Crystals (Swarovski)


  • Mixed Messages stamp set (Papertrey Ink)
  • Brown ink pad
  • COPIC Spica Glitter Pens (Imagination International): Lavender; Gold
  • Craft punches: 3/4” circle; birthday hat
  • Foam adhesive tape or dots
  • 1. Punch circles from desired areas of patterned paper. Glue circles to bracelet blank as desired.
  • 2. Stamp sentiments on ivory cardstock and cut to size. Detail with Spica pens. Adhere to bracelet blanks with tiny bits of foam adhesive.
  • 3. Punch one birthday hat from desired paper and detail with Spica pens. Adhere to chosen blank.
  • 4. Fill all bracelet blanks with Glossy Accents, following manufacturer's instructions. Carefully place crystals in wet medium on chosen blanks. Let dry completely.