Saturday, November 20, 2010

DIY plumbing supplies bracelets

I did a little DIY for the december issue of MOOD magazine which has already came out. My obsession over wearing many rings at once is definitely over, guess braceletes are my new love.
I got the idea when I was in Copenhagen for fashion week and saw Hanneli wearing similar bracelets by Danish designer Yvonne Koné. I thought they would make a good and cheap DIY project;)
You just need some brass fittings and compression nuts from the plumbing section and a old leather belt for making this one. 


/Tuuli did the illustrations/

63 comments:

  1. LOVE IT!! Will they be for sale soon?

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  2. ohhhhhh my god! that is a great idea!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    xxxx

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  3. Love the idea, thank you!

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  4. oh, that's stunning! You're so creative <3

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  5. Wow, those things look more than beautiful, I love your creativity!

    xoxo,
    Froso from Style Nirvana

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  6. Suurepärane idee teha endale väga omapärane käevõru!

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  7. LOVE IT! The idea is great and it looks amazing!

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  8. Great idea! I'm having a 'why didn't I think of that' moment.

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  9. Väga hea idee ja kindlasti proovin millalgi järgi.

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  10. Love it....so simple but oh so stylish haha!!! Well done..keep up the great work, I love your blog.xxxxx

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  11. Thanks!

    @Lindsay: I haven't thought about that, would you be interested in buying?

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  12. Väga lahe käevõru!

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  13. wow, very very cool. you have an amazing designer mind.

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  14. wow, great bracelets! very simple & cute

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  15. This is awesome, simple but cool.
    Im an engineering who play with bolts and nuts so its good for me to steal ur idea, thx

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  16. i love it!
    thnx for this post :)
    we're followin ur blog!
    xx
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  17. they are amazing. where did u get the leather from ?

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  18. http://pagne.blogspot.com/2010/08/yvonne-kone.html

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  19. @Lara Maria: I used some old belts

    @Anonymous: Ma nüüd ei tea, mis su küsimus on, aga oletan... Ma ei olegi väitnud, et disainisin need ise. DIY projektide mõte on (vähemalt minu jaoks) alati olnud, et kuidas tehale omale kerge vaevaga ja peaaegu olematute kulutustega mõni designer item - antud juhul siis need 1300 krooni maksavd käevõrud. Muidugi oleks olnud kena lisada viide disainerile, kuid unustasin selle suures tuhinas. Vabandust segaduse pärast! Lisasin selle nüüd;)

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  20. you r on les mads again :)

    http://www.lesmads.de/2010/12/copy_and_paste_-_aber_ehre_wem_ehre_gebuhrt.html

    love, yasemin ♥

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  21. The must have accessory for your fashionable plumber. If you could reach students on plumbing courses you could stand to make a killing. Especially with the increase of female students of late...

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  22. i know it's a little late, but how did you close this bracelet? with the old belt lock or with something else??

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  23. I never thought that plumbing supplies can be used as a styling products for everyone. The bracelet was so cool and unique. You may also use some old plumbing supplies and just put some designs and arts to make it looks new and fabulous.

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  24. Excellent bracelets, I love them.and think about bracelet! might have to make some for friends!

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  25. such a good and simple idea!!i like you look ;)
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  26. There's an interesting thing about this blog. This is very creative.

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  27. nice bracelet. A fashinistic one that will incorporate into plumbing job.

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  28. Can't wait to try and make these! Thanks for the cool idea.

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  29. Really good and creative idea! Love the look!

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  31. Very cool idea using plumbing parts to make a bracelet, it looks great. This Brampton plumber gives it two thumbs up. Thanks for sharing.

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  35. This is an interesting idea. I know a couple of plumbers who might frown on this kind of thing because they know that plumbing supplies in Medicine Hat should be used for plumbing, not fashion. Nonetheless, this is a very creative idea.

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  36. This is great! Thanks for sharing this cool project.

    Best
    Amanda

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