Bracelet with Gold- and Silver-Finished Brass Hot-Fix Rhinestud Flatbacks

STEP 1
Using scissors cut one 9x1.75-inch length of black leather scrap. Round the last 1/4 inch of each corner on the leather.
STEP 2
Using leather hole-punch pliers, punch one 4mm hole 1/2 x 1/2 inch from the left corner of the 9x1.75-inch length of leather. Repeat to punch a second 4mm hole 1/2 x 1/2 inch from the right corner of the 9x1.75-inch length of leather.

Repeat to punch two 4mm holes 1/2 x 1/2 inch from the right and left corners of the opposite end of the 9x1.75-inch length of leather.
STEP 3
Place the snap cap of the socket portion of one black-finished line 20 fastener into the appropriate size of the concave side on the anvil plate. Place the socket over the cap tube on back side of leather. Insert the setting tool into the tube of the socket. Hold setting tool straight and firmly strike with hammer until the tube and cap are secure.

Place the inner post side of the snap portion of the fastener onto the snap setter side on the anvil plate. Insert the tube of the stud through the hole on the back side of the leather. Place stud over the tube of the eyelet on the front side of leather. Hold setting tool straight and firmly strike with hammer until the tube and cap are secure.

View Using the Snaps and Snap Setter Tool illustrated instructions.
STEP 4
Heat the hot fix applicator for at least 2 minutes.
STEP 5
Position two rows from left to right of five silver-finished 6mm pyramids 2-3/4 inches from the top end of the bracelet, starting 1/4 inch from the left side of the bracelet. Place the hot fix applicator over the tip of the first 6mm pyramid and hold in place for approximately 10 seconds to melt the glue. Repeat to heat fix the remaining 6mm pyramids. Allow the rhinestuds to completely cool and check adherence to leather.

Attach a second set of two rows from left to right with five silver-finished 6mm pyramids 5-3/4 inches from the top end of the bracelet, starting 1/4 inch from the left side of the bracelet.

Attach a silver-finished 12mm pyramid 1-1/2 inches, 4-1/4 inches and 7 inches (positioned as a diamond) from the top end of the bracelet, centered on the bracelet. Larger components may take longer than 10 seconds to melt the glue.

Attach a gold-finished 12mm star 3-3/4 inches (1/4 inch from the left edge and 1/4 inch from the right edge) and 4-3/4 inches (1/4 inch from the left edge and 1/4 inch from the right edge).

Attach a two gold-finished 8mm stars 1-1/2 inches (1/4 inch from the left edge and 1/4 inch from the right edge) 2-1/4 inches (1/4 inch from the left edge and 1/4 inch from the right edge), 6-3/4 inches (1/4 inch from the left edge and 1/4 inch from the right edge) 7-3/4 inches (1/4 inch from the left edge and 1/4 inch from the right edge), and one gold-finished 8mm star 3-1/2 inches and 4-1/4 inches from the top end of the bracelet (centered).

Attach one gold-finished 6mm round rhinestud 1 inch, 2-1/2 inches, 6-1/2 inches and 8 inches from the top end of the bracelet (centered).

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