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Camouflage Rhinestone Journal

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Camouflage Rhinestone Journal Instructions
Designed by Artbeads

This adorable journal was made by our designer to be sent back and forth between a soldier and their family. If you have someone overseas, or even stateside, this is a wonderful and meaningful way to communicate with them. Just write your thoughts, have your children draw pictures, anything you like and send it to them. When they receive it and enjoy it, they can add their adventures to the book and send it back to you!

Step one: Using a pencil, outline the charm in the center of a journal cover. Remove the charm.

Step two: Using your Jewel Setter, arrange your Swarovski flatback rhinestones on the cover of the journal in a random pattern that imitates camouflage. You can either dip each stone in a dab of glue, or apply the glue to the book prior to the stones, whichever technique you find the most simple.

Step three: When you have covered all but the center circle, wind a ribbon in a criss-cross pattern to make the yellow ribbon symbol. Apply a large dab of glue to the back of your sterling silver charm and press firmly over the center of the ribbon into the circle on the journal cover.
Estimated time: 2 hours
Difficulty level: Beginner

Tools Used:
Jewel Setter 2 pack (TOOL-170)
Quick hold craft 2oz tube (GLUE-002)
List of Components:
2058 Swarovski flatback SS16 jet (2058-JET16, qty 28)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS16 light grey opal (2028-LGO16, qty 28)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS16 palace green opal (2028-PGO16, qty 31)
2058 Swarovski flatback SS20 jet (2058-JET20, qty 26)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS20 light grey opal (2028-LGO20, qty 20)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS20 palace green opal (2028-PGO20, qty 29)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS20 mocca (2028-MOC20, qty 10)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS34 jet (2028-JET34, qty 24)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS34 light grey opal (2028-LGO34, qty 17)
2028 Swarovski flatback SS34 palace green opal (2028-PGO34, qty 25)
Sterling Silver US Army emblem charm (CHARM583, qty 1)
3/8-Inch organza ribbon-daffodil by the foot (R38-DAFOD, qty 1)

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The Beadsmith Jewel Setter 2 pack
Code: TOOL-170
Sale Price: $2.20
Price: $2.48
Quick Hold Craft Glue - 2oz Tube
Code: GLUE-002
Sale Price: $3.59
Price: $3.99

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