Rainbow Loom Feather Charms

by Cristina Muñoz Brown on April 25, 2014

in CRAFT,DIY,FEATHER TRENDS,JEWELRY

All the cool kids know that Rainbow Loom bracelets are all the rage. But did you know that they could be even cooler? Feather charms add a lot of sass and movement to these popular bracelets. Up your Rainbow Loom game with today’s totally trendy project, Rainbow Loom Feather Charms!

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Materials:

Feathers 

Fold-over jewelry fastener

Jumper rings

Rainbow Loom bracelet 

Directions:

STEP 1. Choose a handful (about 8-10) of small feathers. Strip the feathers of the fuzzier bottom part, leaving about an inch of stripped quill. There are many different kinds of feathers that will work well for this project, find the links below in Step 7.

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STEP 2. Place the stripped quill in the center of the fold-over crimp piece. Gently push the folds down, securing the feather quill. Trim any left over quill.

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STEP 3. Repeat step 2 on as many feathers as you’d like to adorn your bracelet.

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STEP 4. Slip a jump ring around a loop on the bracelet, and then onto the feathered crimp piece. Squeeze the ring closed.

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STEP 5. Continue attaching the charms until you have filled the bracelet to your liking.

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STEP 6. Your bracelet is ready to wear!

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STEP 7. There are so many feather options for this project! Try some small peacock eyes, goose satinettes, guinea, or pheasant plumage. With so many colors and shapes, you will never run out of beautiful bracelet options.

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For more DIY feather crafts please visit our HOW TO page on our Blog! 

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