Introduction: Butterfly Ring

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Butterfly Ring.

Step 1: Gathering Materials

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I am using 20 gauge soft wire in two colors, gold and copper. My tools are metal cutters, players and wire curlers.

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Step 3: Wrap Wire to Make the Ring.

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Instead of a ring mandrel, I used a highliter to wrap my ring. I made sure to leave an inch on each side for the antennas.

Step 4: Form the Antennas

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Push the excess wires up to form the antennas.

Step 5: Form the Wings.

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Add two wires measuring four and a half inches for wings. The top wire should be longer than the bottom wire. Add a third wire to assemble the ring and form the body.

Step 6: Final Shaping of Ring.

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Using the wire curler, curl bottom portion of wire forming lower wings, then curl upper wire forming upper wing, and finally slightly curl the wires forming the antennas.

Step 7: Enjoy Ring.

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Make a whole bunch of them.

Step 8: Easy Instructions.

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Just in case the instructions were hard to follow.

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