Archive | January 2014

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New to Funkycrafts are these beautiful recycled fabric brooches. They are made from the scraps of my fabric cuff bracelets. I think they are beautiful. I only claim that they are 80% recycled as the embellishments ie real swarovski crystals, brooch back, the butterfly are bought in but everything else is re-used. They are embellished […]

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Just a few more pictures of the recent steampunk fabric cuff bracelets that i made. I will be making some more soon to add to my collection.

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New batch of fairy cuff bracelets ready for The Mystic Garden (shop) in Glastonbury 🙂

Im still practising the art of making steampunk fabric cuff bracelets. Im finding it very interesting working with materials ive never used before. I m having to adapt my usual fairy cuff bracelets to fit into this completely different theme and im finding certain metal components dont want to stick to the materials im using […]

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This is my second attempt at a steampunk cuff. It was a little harder than i anticipated in that the metals do not appear to like sticking to the fabric/materials i use in my cuff designs :/ ive sorted this little dilemma out now though and decided i can use plastic coated products that look […]

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This is the first phase/prototype of my steampunk cuff bracelet. I need to add some cogs and futuristic metal bits and i think its all good 🙂 Im pretty sure i got the colours right too, although i have to say there doesnt appear to be much of a colour scheme (quite dreary colours) unless […]