Lucky Penny Bracelet Tutorial

Written by
Tiffany White
Published on
January 1, 2021 1:01:59 AM PST January 1, 2021 1:01:59 AM PSTst, January 1, 2021 1:01:59 AM PST

Created by: Tiffany White
 

Designer Tips

  • Find pennies in the years of your choice.
  • Clean the pennies with Penny Brite®.
  • Using a permanent marker or Stamp Enamel, cover the surface of each penny in permanent ink. Allow them to dry.
  • Using a sanding pad or steel wool, remove the the permanent ink, leaving some in the indents, so the design really pops.
  • Attach the pennies and copper buttons to the disk on the bracelets with E-6000 or 2-part epoxy. Allow the bracelet to dry overnight before wearing.
  • For secure gluing tips, also see: Gluing Metal Findings 101 (PDF)

 

 

Suggested Supplies

  • 1 each #40-397-7 Antiqued Copper Plated Bracelet, 7-1/2", Oval Disk and Loop
  • 1 each #86-220-07 Penny Brite® Copper Cleaner
  • 1 each #60-260 Adhesive, E-6000 or (for best durability) 2-part epoxy
  • 1 each #69-257-0004 3M Sanding Sponges, 800-1000 Grit

Additional Supplies