How to make a bracelet from headphones. several types of jewelry made by yourself. Step-by-step instruction
Many people like to listen to music from mobile phones or players using headphones. And what to do when the headphones have served their time and can no longer perform their direct duties? There are several options: throw it away, leave it to collect dust somewhere on the shelf, or you can make an unusual bracelet from old headphones. By the way, it will be very good if there are several types of them, and yes even different colors, then it will definitely be a masterpiece. Below will be described in detail how to make a bracelet of headphones. So, choose the most suitable option and get down to business.
Bracelet "Copper braid"
In order to make a bracelet with headphones, you need:
- The headphones themselves, or rather, the wires from them.
- Bracelet bracelets (you can buy them at any handicraft shop). They look like two tubes connected by a clasp.
- Soldering iron with a small tube diameter.
- Remove the entire plastic shell from the headphones so that the copper wires are exposed. The headphone plug should be left in place for a while, it will not allow the wires to disintegrate.
- From the plug to divide the wires into three parts, trying to keep their number the same. And start braiding a regular pigtail.
- Then you need to measure the circumference of the hand and find out the necessary length of the future bracelet.
- The resulting pigtail should be divided by the desired length of the bracelet. As a rule, 4 additions are obtained.
- Carefully cut off the plug. With the help of a soldering iron connect all 4 parts into one.
- Then, using the same soldering iron, we solder the pigtail to the fastener tubes.
Decoration is ready.
This is probably the easiest way to make a bracelet with headphones.
For its production will need only broken headphones and a desire to create.
Step 1. Disconnect the headphone wires from each other to the plug itself.
Step 2.Measure the circumference of the arm, in order to find out the desired length of the bracelet, and measure this distance from the speakers. In this place you need to make a loop. Its size should be such that later both speakers could get through to it.
Step 3. Getting to weave the knots. To do this, you need to put the headphones loop up. The right half should be placed vertically on the left to make a loop. Through the bottom, pull the right wire into this hole and gently tighten the first knot.
Step 4. We braid all the other nodules on the same principle until the wires run out. At this point, the speakers and the plug should be at the same level.
Step 5. Put the bracelet on the hand and, after passing the speakers with the plug through the loop, fasten it on it.
This method is suitable only for headphones with a fabric sheath, the wires of which are woven over with cloth or threads.
So, a simple instruction how to make a bracelet of headphones of this type.
For this you need:
- The above headphones.
- Decorative spring or wire twisted into a spiral of the desired diameter.
You can purchase such wire in a regular needle shop.Its length should correspond to the length of the headphones.
- Measure the length of the wire according to the headphones, while adding 1 centimeter.
- We begin to thread the wire through the fabric sheath, trying to make it not visible under the threads. Start doing it better by the speakers, connecting them together.
- String headphones on the wire to the plug.
- Using pliers on each side to bend the edges of the wire so that when worn it does not injure the skin.
- If the bracelet has an irregular shape, then it must be corrected by yourself. With a small mechanical action, it will take the form that is necessary.
Unusual bracelet from headphones, made with your own hands, ready.
For this you will need:
- Bad headphones (one or more colors).
- Pen or pencil.
- Schemes for weaving macrame.
So, weave a bracelet from old headphones.
- We divide everything into separate wires.
- We fix them on a pen or pencil.
- We twist the wires according to the instructions for weaving macrame. Due to the fact that there are a lot of macrame weaving types, you can create your own unique and original accessory.
Let's sum up
As it became clear, throwing away old headphones is a breeze.But it is not necessary to do this. Of these, you can make your unique decoration that will only emphasize your individuality. And how to make a bracelet of headphones, you decide. Wear it with pleasure!