Introduction: Twisted Ring

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In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make these twisted rings. Once you've got the hang of it, it takes only five minutes to make one!

Step 1: What Do You Need

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What do you need to make this

- a round object matching the size of your finger. For me, the inside of a lip balm works perfectly
- wire
- pliers

Step 2: The Wire

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Cut the wire. If you want to make a two-coloured ring, cut two colours of wire at the same length. Twist them a little bit in eachother as shown.

Step 3: Starting With the Base

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Take your round object. Working with both sides, wrap it around two times. Make them turn around eachother to 'lock' the shape. Now you can take it of the base and try if it fits.

Step 4: The Twist

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If it fits, put it back on the base. This makes working a lot easier. Start turning the wire around. And around. And around. When you like the size of the circle, move along to the next step.

Step 5: The Last Pieces of Wire

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You can work the wire away by 1. wrapping it underneath the circle and cutting it of or by 2. wrapping them around the ring. These are the two teqniques I used for the two rings shown, the first for the coloured ring, the second for the silver coloured ring.

Step 6: That's It!

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It's finished! Hope you enjoyed it and.or found it usefull. 

Bye!

Comments

The_42nd_Paradox (author)2015-04-30

I like this idea, and it looks good. I used a 16 gauge soft brass wire to make this and it looks awesome. Well after a few tries. Unfortunatly I don't have a camera to share it. :(

Thanks for sharing!

I'm glad you liked it : )

somaia (author)2015-07-10

i made it :) thanks emily

https://www.etsy.com/listing/239951551/twisted-wire-ring-rose-wire-ring?ref=shop_home_active_1

Jainam.mehta94 made it! (author)2015-02-08

This made my Day. I never knew I could also do a DIY. This was my first DIY experiment and it turned out to be fabulous.

Jainam.mehta94 made it! (author)2015-02-08

This made my Day. I never knew I could also do a DIY. This was my first DIY experiment and it turned out to be fabulous.

suzain khan (author)2013-06-19

awesome but the last end is making problem however its is but its really very sweet!!!!

thanks

HollyMann (author)2013-06-11

So beautiful!!!

HollyMann (author)HollyMann2013-06-11

PS - your profile picture is SO adorable too!!!

Thank you :)

Muhaiminah Faiz (author)2013-04-27

It's beautiful! love it and going to make some!

thank you!

you're welcome! I'm totally in love with these cuties! :)

that's soo sweet :)

I made one, though it didn't turn out to be as good as yours, but still I love it :) going to try more with different colors :)

It looks AMAZING :O :O :) :D =)

Voted! hope you win (fingers crossed) :)

thank you!

could you post a pic when you've made it?

agis68 (author)2013-05-02

very nice result

emilyvanleemput (author)agis682013-05-02

thanks!

noo0nty (author)2013-04-29

Wiw

emilyvanleemput (author)noo0nty2013-04-29

thanks!

Melodycupeer.14 (author)2013-04-28

sooo cool. :)

thank you!

shazni (author)2013-04-27

that is sooo cool!

emilyvanleemput (author)shazni2013-04-27

Thank you!

Penolopy Bulnick (author)2013-04-27

So pretty! I love the silver and red!

thank you!

narwhalswims (author)2013-04-27

Excellent. One daughter down, one to go!

Thanks! pic?

eleechapin (author)2013-04-27

Nice job!!

Thanks!

jessyratfink (author)2013-04-27

I love that you mixed two colors of wire! :D

Thank you :D!

ben7798 (author)2013-04-27

thats a cute idea. I bet my daughters would like that

emilyvanleemput (author)ben77982013-04-27

thank you!

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