Boho Charming Cork Memory Wire Bangle

PROJECT B2422
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate
A gold plated Indian Elephant charm from TierraCast decorates this Portuguese cork cord memory wire bangle.
Instructions
This bangle uses 2.5 inch diameter memory wire. You can adjust the size by choosing a different size of memory wire or by adding additional cork cord to create more wraps around the wrist. Please note that the cork is cut to order by the inch. You will also need a toothpick or scrap of wire for this project.
  1. To see how to make this design, please watch our video: How to Make a Memory Wire Bangle with Braided Cork Cord. In this video you will see how to string the memory wire through the cord, how to add the end caps and how to embellish this design with wrapped wire loops.
Note: For helpful sizing tips please watch our video: How to Choose the Right Size of Round Memory Wire for Your Design.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • WXM-207 - Memory Wire, Bracelet Round Size Large 2.50 Inch Diameter, 63 Loops, Gold Plated
    Project uses 1.25 Loops. You will need 1 package.

  • CHX-1186 - Portuguese Cork Cord by Regaliz, Round and Braided 6mm, Orange, by the Inch
    Project uses 10 inches. You will need 10 packages.

  • FCR-1608 - The Beadsmith Cord Ends, Barrel with Ring 12mm, Fits 6.5mm Cord, 4 Pieces, Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BMB-1325 - Genuine 22K Gold Plated Fluted Corrugated Round Metal Beads 4mm (100)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-5215 - 22K Gold Plated Head Pins - 22 Gauge/1.5 Inches (50)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5457 - 22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 5mm 21 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • PND-5044 - TierraCast 22K Gold Plated Pewter Indian Elephant Charm 12mm (1)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • XTL-1054 - E6000 Industrial Strength Glue Adhesive (0.18 fl oz)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5610 - Xuron Memory Wire Cutters Cutting Pliers -Strong & Easy
  • XTL-5503 - The Beadsmith Little Cut Flush Cutter For Rubber And Leather Cord
  • PL7310 - Tronex Tools, Round Nose Pliers with Ergonomic Handle and Tip Protector 6.5 Inches Long, 1 Piece
  • PL7110 - Tronex Tools, Smooth Chain Nose Pliers with Ergonomic Handle and Tip Protector 6.5 Inches Long
  • PL7222 - Tronex Tools, Flush Cutter Pliers with Ergonomic Handle and Tip Protector 5.75 Inches Long, 1 Piece
Additional Information
Theme Boho, Autumn
Ingredients WXM-207, CHX-1186, FCR-1608, BMB-1325, FHP-5215, FJR-5457, PND-5044, XTL-1054,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Memory Wire, Bracelet Round Size Large 2.50 Inch Diameter, 63 Loops, Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Pack.
$6.05 / Package | SKU: WXM-207
Portuguese Cork Cord by Regaliz, Round and Braided 6mm, Orange, by the Inch
You will need 10 package(s).
1 package = By The Inch.
$0.55 / Package | SKU: CHX-1186
The Beadsmith Cord Ends, Barrel with Ring 12mm, Fits 6.5mm Cord, 4 Pieces, Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 4 Pieces.
$2.85 / Package | SKU: FCR-1608
Genuine 22K Gold Plated Fluted Corrugated Round Metal Beads 4mm (100)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$7.25 / Package | SKU: BMB-1325
22K Gold Plated Head Pins - 22 Gauge/1.5 Inches (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$4.60 / Package | SKU: FHP-5215
22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 5mm 21 Gauge (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.05 / Package | SKU: FJR-5457
TierraCast 22K Gold Plated Pewter Indian Elephant Charm 12mm (1)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$2.35 / Package | SKU: PND-5044
E6000 Industrial Strength Glue Adhesive (0.18 fl oz)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$2.05 / Package | SKU: XTL-1054
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