Intro: Recycled Magazine Bracelets
Make fun bracelets (in any size) for summer with old magazines and cereal box cardboard! Fun project for kids, too!
Step 1: Watch the Short Video Tutorial Here!
Step 2: You'll Need
Cereal box cardboard
Americana Triple Thick Gloss
Step 3: Make the Base
Cut long strips of cardboard
Wrap a strip around your hand to get your bracelet size
Glue the cardboard into a bracelet and then glue on another strip
*This will make it stronger
Clip the cardboard together while it dries
Cut magazine pages into 3" x 4" pieces
Step 4: Make the Tubes....
Roll the pages into tubes (starting at the corner) and then secure with glue
*You will need about 60 per bracelet
Cut the tubes the width of the bracelet
Glue them side by side all the way around
Paint the inside of the bracelet and let dry
Step 5: Colorize!
Paint the tubes in different colors all the way around
Dab another color on each edge
Coat with Triple Thick Gloss and let dry
*This will make them extra shiny and sturdy