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DIY Fashion ♥ Toothbrush Bracelets

Hi, I’m Kat, and this tutorial is how to make these chunky acrylic bracelets. They’re bright, and colorful, and they’re made of toothbrushes. I used to make these all the time when I was 10 and 11 and they’re really fun, and colorful, and super 80s, and actually really, really easy to make. For this you’ll need some toothbrushes. These plain ones are always the cheapest ones in the store. These were $1.99, plus they had a 75 cent coupon at Safeway. So I picked up 4 of those. You’ll need some pliers, a pot of water, and of course a stove to boil the water. For safety you’ll also need a small towel or oven mitts, as well as some heat resistant tongs. And children should not do this project without the help of a fully competent and safety-conscious adult. Next, take your toothbrush, and your pliers, and rip out all of the bristles. Next, put your water on the stove, set it to medium-high heat, and wait for it to boil. Once the water is boiling, drop in all of your toothbrushes. Check them every so often to see if they’re pliable. And as you can see, this one only took about 10 seconds to soften up. So I’m just going to fish that out. Grab it with the dish cloth. It’s a little bit hard to see, I apologize. But I don’t want to burn myself. I’m going to coax that into a cuff shape. And I want to make sure it’s large enough to actually fit. It only stays hot enough to burn you for a couple of seconds. And I don’t quite like the shape of that one, so I’m just gonna dip that back in for a few seconds. And try to bend just the tip of that toothbrush head. So there’s the first one. This one I’m actually going to do a little bit differently, and twist it a little bit first. And once you’ve twisted it as much as you need, start shaping it into your bracelet. And that is all there is to it. If for some reason you ever need to resize the bracelets, you just heat them up, and slightly reshape them.

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  1. hiii!! I love your channel and have made so many bracelets from your videos! I was wondering what kind of string/thread you use for your friendship bracelets?

  2. I really like to make a bracelet and I really wanted to wear it thank you so much that you teach me and now i now how to make my bracelet love you

  3. U better go and buy bracelet on shop…it might cause wounds in hotwater…dont waste any things….i appreciate recycling ideas only

  4. I think if you didn't want people to really tell it's a toothbrush you could easily cut off the head of the toothbrush and no one would really know.

  5. А купить просто пластиковые браслеты в магазине не судьба? Дешевле в разы будет! Алиэкспресс вам в помощь!!!

  6. вроде здоровая баба и такой хуйнёй занимается , на шею ещё блять с пластиковой трубы браслет сделай дура

  7. I remember seeing this on The Carol Duvall show on HGTV, I mean the OG HGTV, in the 90s. To this day I've never made them but I've wanted to since I saw Carol do it on her show when I was 4 years old & I'm gonna make me a Little Mermaid toothbrush bracelet. Yep I'm gonna rock it! 💜😎

  8. I wonder if I could do this to shape them into crochet hooks for the larger ply yarns ? Hmmmm…?I may have to hit the dollar tree ? LOL !

  9. Для ворон, все ташущих яркое и цветное – самое то… Покупать, вместо того чтобы использовать уже конченные щетки – это просто верх идиотизма !

  10. Заебали со своей рекламой, столько просмотров обманным путем! СЦУКИ!

  11. Omg I watched Shane Dawson's video of night terrors and I saw this video that I watched when I was a kid and I am mind blown the she knows Shane.

  12. I might try it someday. But I don't know if I would keep the head of the toothbrush. Maybe just snap it off, bristles and all! 🎨

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