Introduction: Heart Clips for Your Huny!

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Make a heart clip from wire to attach to a love note or Valentine!

Step 1: What You'll Need

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Round Nose Pliers
Cutting Plier
18 gauge copper wire

Step 2: Cut the Wire

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Cut a length of wire about 2-3 inches depending on how big you want your clip.

Step 3: Bend the Wire

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Bend the middle of the wire into a V shape.

Step 4: Bend Over One End Inward

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Use your round nose pliers to bend one end into a circle toward the middle.

Step 5: Continue Bending

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 Continue bending inward until you reach the middle of the V.

Step 6: Repeat the Process for the Other Side

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Repeat the process on the other side.

Step 7: You're Done!

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Your Heart Clip is finished!
You don't need to make each side the same.  
Sometimes, keeping them a bit 'wonky' is cute!

Comments

petalee (author)2013-04-06

Really like this :D I made one with a small paperclip then just added macrame to make it into a bracelet ☺

sunshiine (author)2011-07-13

Thanks for sharing! So cute!

moira.colette (author)2011-06-04

it works with paper clips for me! cute! mine has the plastic coting w/ polka dots

moira.colette (author)2011-06-04

it worked with paperclips for me!

mdeblasi1 (author)2011-02-10

You could probably "mass produce them" by making a jig of a few brads nailed into a board.

mdeblasi1 (author)mdeblasi12011-02-10

Husband reminded me that Cu is soft. Probably can work harden w/ a couple of blows from a rubber mallet.

nicky23 (author)2011-02-10

I love it!

glenngarf (author)2011-02-10

Gotta start making a bunch of these before Monday. Thanks for the idea!

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