Uptown Brown Rhinestone Accessories
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
FOR EACH PROJECT:
- 1 strand brown/gold round plastic rhinestone trim, 3/16" wide
- Clear drying all-purpose craft glue
- Cloth measuring tape
- Transparent tape
- Items to be embellished: hat, eyeglasses, sunglasses, barrettes, shoes, stemmed glass
Measuring trim: for smaller items wrap string or cloth measuring tape around area you want to trim. Remove and measure the string to determine yardage.
HAT: Measure the brim, cut trim and glue in place. Repeat for additional rows.Measure width of brim at each spot you want to embellish. Cut trim and glue in place. Let dry.
EYEGLASSES: Glue a strand of rhinestones around the front of the frames. Tape in place until dry if necessary. Remove tape.
SUNGLASSES: Cut individual rhinestones from strand and glue onto frame.
BARRETTES: Create pattern, cut trim to length and glue in place.
SHOES Measure top and heel of shoe. Refer to photo. Cut trim to this measurement and glue. Let dry.
STEMMED GLASS: Apply a bead of glue around base of glass. Gently press strand of rhinestones onto glue. Continue until you have the desired number of rows of trim. Let dry. Repeat for the stem.