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Project by Scrollicious posted 1852 days ago 1288 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this barrette with reclaimed oak, and a layer of poplar in the middle. I think it turned out beautiful! I used E6000 to glue on the back. It is a “spring-clip” style metal barrette.

-- http://www.thedailyscroller.blogspot.com





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1852 days ago

cool Idea looks great. Maybe I’ll let my hair grow LOL

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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scrappy

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#2 posted 1852 days ago

Nice idea. How does the clasp work?

My wife uses barrets all the time, maybe I can put something like this together for her.

Keep it up.

Thanks.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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tomakazi

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#3 posted 1852 days ago

Very nice, I have a house full of girls and could use some of those. Could you post a pic of the back?

THANKS

Tom

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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Scrollicious

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#4 posted 1852 days ago

OK, I added a couple more photos, showing the barrette from different angles.

The clasp just clicks together when you put your hair between the curved bars.

Thanks for all the comments.

-- http://www.thedailyscroller.blogspot.com

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scrappy

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#5 posted 1851 days ago

THank You for the new pictures. I am going to have to pick up some of these clips and give it a try.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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Lloyd Davies

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#6 posted 1843 days ago

Looks good. Where did you get the clips?

-- Northern California http://www.lloydus.com

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Scrollicious

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#7 posted 1833 days ago

Get them at any craft store, I got mine at Michael’s.

-- http://www.thedailyscroller.blogspot.com

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Mytoya

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#8 posted 1795 days ago

I am loving this Idea. Great Job!

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SCOTSMAN

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#9 posted 1795 days ago

Hi Scrollicious I wondered what a barrette was we call that a hair clasp well done young lady looking good.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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