DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt

4.15.2014

DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & HuntHello friends! Today I am sharing the DIY tutorial for the Radiant Rhinestone Belt kit I designed for Wander & Hunt. It’s a fun little project with maximum impact, and you can place your stones however you like to get totally different looks. DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt(My version is less symmetrical and more random, as you can see.) Here’s how:

You Need:
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt

Radiant Rhinestone Belt Kit from Wander & Hunt (ribbon base, felt, glue, a skewer, rhinestones)  /  scissors  /  open flame  /  needle & thread  /  foil (not pictured)

How To:

DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt1. I found it was easiest to squeeze some glue onto a piece of foil, and dip the skewer in it, but you can also use the precision tip included in the kit to apply the glue.

DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & HuntPlace some glue onto the back of a rhinestone.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt2. Position the rhinestone on the felt. The skewer helps in positioning here.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt3. Add more rhinestones as you like, working out from the center.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & HuntDIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt4. When you are satisfied with the rhinestone placement, cut the felt close to the rhinestones.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt5. Place some glue down the center of the back of the felt.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & HuntPress the felt piece onto the center of your ribbon.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt6. For added security, use a needle and thread to hand-tack any edges or areas that might need stabilization.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & HuntDIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt7. Cut off both ends of the ribbon at an angle, and use an open flame to heat-seal them.

DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt8. (Optional) Use some more glue to secure on more rhinestones along the ribbon for added embellishment.
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & HuntAnd that’s it! Pretty easy, right?
DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt

I love this cinched over a simple dress or top; it really adds a beautiful and chic dimension to any basic in your wardrobe. This kit is only $29 (with FREE Worldwide Standard Shipping) – so it’s way more affordable than a rhinestone belt found at any store.

Buy the DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt Kit from Wander & Hunt

Happy DIY’ing!
xo
Carly




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Tags: belt, DIY Kits, My DIY Tutorials, rhinestone, Wander & Hunt

 

 

2 Comments on DIY Radiant Rhinestone Belt for Wander & Hunt

    • carlyjcais
      4.17.2014 at 5:22 am (5 months ago)

      Thanks, Samantha! I saw your Dannijo-inspired project – just fabulous! I can see you can’t get enough of rhinestones…I shall definitely have to check out Consumer Crafts. Thanks! :-)

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