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xx   BELT

Two styles of wooden belt buckles to make from scraps.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1981 (v.59#9) pg. 43, 74

Pins and a belt buckle to create from scraps of lace and edgings, fabric and beads.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1981 (v.59#9) pg. 43, 148

Turn-of-the-century style gift cards, pins and buckles are made from an assemblage of floral stickers and decals which are applied to metal discs or buckles.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1982 (v.60#1) pg. 45, 58

Silversmithing. Make a concha for a neckerchief slide, pin, or belt buckle.
BOYS' LIFE Aug 1989 (v.79#8) pg. 78

Greenware pendant and belt buckle are bisqued and painted with black and white non-firing acrylics.
CERAMICS Jan 1990 (v.25#4) pg. 46

Stained glass look. Ceramic belt buckle and earrings look as though they were made from brightly-colored stained glass. The color is achieved by using overglaze enamels.
CERAMICS Aug 1990 (v.25#10) pg. 78, 26
Added Info CERAMICS May-Jun 1990 (v.25#8) pg. 14

Stained glass belt buckle that looks like a toucan.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1980 (v.11#7) pg. 20

Wooden belt buckles made from oak or other hardwood and decorated by woodburning the name of the wearer.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #223 Nov 1981 (v.31#9) pg. 41

The "Sun Rose" belt buckle is made from nickel silver and a copper-zinc alloy.
GEMS & MINERALS #513 Jul 1980 pg. 10

Picture stones for Western jewelry. Tips on locating patterned stones which simulate outdoor scenes, and then cutting them into cabochons to set buckle and bola tie mountings.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #532 Feb 1982 pg. 14

Western style belt buckle is a good first project for learning to cast pewter objects.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #532 Feb 1982 pg. 30

Belt buckle features a polished stone glued to a piece of plywood and surrounded with decorative multicolored inlay wood banding.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #534 Apr 1982 pg. 15

Gold on silver. Elegant belt buckle uses gold decorations on a silver buckle.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #539 Sep 1982 pg. 32

Turquoise and repousse. A belt buckle project is done completely by the repousse and chasing methods of the skilled silversmith.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #542 Dec 1982 pg. 11

Man's modern tailored belt buckle, suitable for business wear, yet readily identifiable as an original. Made from sterling silver and decorated with a gemstone.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #546 Apr 1983 pg. 16

Sterling silver belt buckle for a lady features a channel work butterfly, full bead silver wire around the edges, and initials.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #547 May 1983 pg. 10

Buckles from scrap. Use leftover pieces of gemstone to make distinctive inlay belt buckles.

Wire and wood. Make buckles and bola slides from hardwood which is decorated with inlaid jewelers wire.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #581 Apr 1986 pg. 10

How to monogram belt buckles in nickel silver.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Mar 1980 (v.33#12) pg. 2556

Crafting turquoise jewelry. Part 8. Project 10: Inlaid broach. Project 11: Flower braclet. Project 12: Elk bola tie. Project 13: Turquoise maiden buckle. Project 14: Hopi Indian buckle.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Dec 1980 (v.34#9) pg. 1962

Big Sky belt buckle. Tips on making a large silver buckle featuring a red moss agate.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Apr 1992 (v.46#1) pg. 135

Beginner multi-media belt buckle project combines a clay shape with embedded keys and remnant buttons.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Dec 1994 (v.48#9) pg. 85

Puzzle clasps. Unique and decorative necklace clasps are based on variations of interlocking puzzle designs. Larger versions of the clasps can serve as belt buckles.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Mar 1999 (v.52#12) pg. 75

A buckle with a concho. How to lace a concho onto a leather belt buckle.

New belt and buckle patterns. Part 1. How to determine the correct length for a custom leather belt so that the pattern is properly centered. Includes pattern ideas and instructions for making a leather covered buckle overlay.
LEATHER CRAFTERS & SADDLERS JOURNAL May-Jun 1995 (v.5#3) pg. 10, Insert

Making exotic inlay belt buckles from leather.
LEATHER CRAFTERS & SADDLERS JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1996 (v.6#5) pg. 34, Insert

Leather belts and buckles feature Celtic designs.
LEATHER CRAFTERS & SADDLERS JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1999 (v.9#4) pg. 21, Insert

Let's buckle-up. How to assembly an oval belt buckle consisting of three major parts (a tooled leather front, a leather back, and a metal insert which has the loop and hook for fastening to the belt). Pattern for an Indian and horse head motif included.
LEATHER CRAFTERS JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1991 (v.1#2) pg. 18, Insert

How to carve a belt buckle with one of your initials as the decoration.
NATIONAL CARVERS REVIEW Feb 1977 (v.8#1) pg. 22

Needlepoint "stained glass" belt buckles in three motifs.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1986 (v.9#3) pg. 21, 39, 48

Repousse' earrings, belt buckle and clip. Combining ceramic material with plastic to achieve the same results as Repousse' without the added weight of the metal.
POPULAR CERAMICS #491 Jun 1990 (v.40#11) pg. 16

Large wooden belt buckle with carved initials.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #66 May 1992 (v.11#6) pg. 30, Insert
Added Info POPULAR WOODWORKING #67 Jul 1992 (v.12#1) pg. 6

Scalloped shell band wraps a midriff. Two sea shells form the belt buckle.
WOMAN'S DAY Jul 10 1984 (v.47#12) pg. 89, 134

Wooden belt buckles are made from spalted wood or other decorative woods.
WOOD MAGAZINE #20 Dec 1987 (v.4#6) pg. 80

Decorative belt buckle is made by laminating together various exotic woods.
WOOD MAGAZINE #71 Aug 1994 (v.11#5) pg. 66

Make your own wooden belt buckles from decorative wood or laminations of decorative wood.
WOODSMITH #10 Jul 1980 pg. 6

Wooden belt buckle is made from decorative woods (black walnut, rosewood, etc.).
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1977 (v.1#3) pg. 13

Wooden belt buckle features an eagle's face worked in mother-of-pearl and abalone inlay.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1992 (v.16#4) pg. 46