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Craft Magnets

Magnetic Leather Tassels 10/01/2022

Creating Magnetic Leather Tassels

Fashion is constantly changing, and new trends come and go but being bold with accessories has always been in style, and what’s better than your own custom accessories designed to perfectly match your outfit.

Magnetic Tote Bags 29/03/2021
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Create A Closing Tote Bag With Magnets

Struggling to find something for a friend, family member, sister who love to shop? Don’t panic. We have put together a quick and easy homemade gift idea for any last minute present buying! Home gifts enable you to add personal touches, making the recipient feel extra special. Our 20mm (0.79″) diameter x 2mm (0.08″) thick N35 Neodymium Magnet – 2.3kg (5.07lbs) Pull are perfect for sewing into the top of the fabric of tote bags, to keep them securely closed. This will help protect their shopping on those rainy days!... Read More

Magnetic Marble Run 03/03/2021
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Create Your Own Magnetic Marble Run

We have always believed that magnets provide one of the best ways to have fun. We recently received an email from one of our customers which we certainly think proves this!’ Our customer was a painter and decorator who was commissioned to build an exhibition. The summer exhibition was named Marble Mania! Marble Mania was designed to be a collaborative project from the Neotists, a creative company in St Neots. This project was supported with a grant from Cambridge Community Reach fund and offered as its main feature a giant... Read More

Model Trains Magnets 01/03/2021
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Using Magnets For Model Making & Engineering

Magnets have worked their way into the model making world and have become a staple to many model makers, used for holding parts and completed models together – making them an extremely useful aid during the construction of these masterpieces! From model trains, railways, Warhammer and planes, we have covered them all! So if you would like to check out more of our model magnet applications click here! Magnets are useful for all types of models. In particular our experts have requests from a large amount of train enthusiasts. The... Read More

Scrapbooking Magnets 24/02/2021
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Using Magnets In Scrapbooking & Paper Craft

With over 4% of the United States population having done traditional scrapbooking, it is considered one of the most popular crafts in the nation. One of our customers who is the founder of Dawn’s Inspirations, a website that provides expert craft tutorials and workshops for making scrapbooks, photo albums shared their amazing scrapbook creations with us, all with the use of magnets! With a YouTube channel and subscribers from all across the world, their love for teaching others the art of craft and scrapbooking is above and beyond. With multiple... Read More

Magnetic Photo Display 19/02/2021
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How To Create Photo Displays With Magnets

Looking to display those precious memories, but do not want to hammer into your walls and furniture? Well we have the perfect solution for you, all with the help of magnets! Below, we will demonstrate how to create magnetic photo frames and apply them to your walls to create beautiful displays that can be updated and re-arranged instantly. To start, we are going to create a magnetic fixing point against your wall. For this, you will need a circular disc magnet with a self-adhesive backing, like the ND20015NA-LM-4. Please note,... Read More

Model Railway Magnets 18/02/2021
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Creating A Model Railway Coupler With Magnets

Ever wondered how you can successfully couple and decouple your model railway carriages whilst they are in transit? At FIRST4MAGNETS we receive a ton of phone calls and emails from model railway enthusiasts asking how they can use magnets to enhance their models! With an abundance of enquiries regarding magnets and model railway couplings, we decided to create our very own solution to recommend to our model railway enthusiasts! Searching across the web can produce a handful of tutorials on showing how you can use magnets in your railways to... Read More

10/02/2021
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Revolutionise Your Warhammer With Magnets!

Ever heard of Warhammer? Warhammer is an extremely popular game which is played across the globe and small Neodymium magnets are being used within their small models more than ever! At FIRST4MAGNETS our experts receive a vast amount of calls and emails from our customers regarding utilising small magnets within their Warhammer models. By using small Neodymium magnets in Warhammer models, it allows for the models to have detachable components. So if you are a fan of Warhammer or want to learn more, carry on reading to see how one... Read More

14/01/2021
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Using Magnets In Model Aircrafts

Magnets have been extremely popular in the model and craft world. Particularly, we have lots of craft and model making enthusiasts asking our experts about model magnets, as they are easily hidden within fixings whilst providing a sturdy hold. In fact, one of our customers got in contact with us to show how they used our magnets in one of his model aircrafts! They had demonstrated how they used our 6mm (0.24″) diameter x 0.5mm (0.2″) thick N42 Neodymium Magnet – 0.2kg (0.44lbs) Pull in their Hawker Hurricane model aircraft.... Read More