Polish raw brass bracelet with ultrafine sanding sponge. (Or drop into a tumbler with steel shot and ShineBrite for a couple hours.)
Wipe thoroughly with a soft dry cloth to remove any dust and oils.
Apply Adirondack ink color of your choice to words; allow to dry for about 60 seconds. Wipe with a clean dry cloth. When it's not wet or sticky, polish off excess ink with ultrafine and microfine sanding sponges.
Use 16-gauge 10mm jump rings to add the basketball charm and team color charms.
We normally recommend a 2-part epoxy when gluing crystals. However, due to the low profile of the 34ss Xilion flatback crystal, and the protective frame, Loctite is also a good choice. We recommend either of the glues below, as good choices for foilback crystals.
#60-244 Adhesive, Loctite Ultra Gel Control SuperGlue