DIY: Valentines Love Ring

Posted by Boatemaa Appiah Menkah Oxfam Fashion blogger

12th Feb 2014

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This Valentines Day we have the perfect DIY for you... Follow this simple step-by-step to create a gorgeous Love ring for you to wear on the special day : )

You will need:
  • Silver or gold plated wire
  • Wire cutter
  • Round nosed pliers
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Step by Step

Step One: You may want to jot down what you want your ring to look like before you begin as a reference.

Step Two: Cut yourself pieces of wire about 20cm in length and at about half way create a loop using your round nosed pliers.

Step Three:  Do the same again, a few millimetres below, then begin to follow the route of your written lettering.

Steps Four, Five & Six: Continue to follow your lettering.

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Step Seven: You should now have the complete word.

Step Eight:  When you're done wrap the unfinished ring around something a similar width to your finger.

Steps Nine & Ten: With the extra wire, create hooks which can interlock to create a fastening, after which it's ready to wear.

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How about creating a bracelet too?

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Blog post written by Boatemaa Appiah Menkah

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