Boat People Vintage - DIY style & art de vivre. This past weekend, I got lucky: I found, at my house, a forgotten bag of semi-precious polished stones and some metal wire.
How convenient, and perfect to create stone pendants I thought! Making them required a bit of dexterity but besides that it’s a quick, easy and fun DIY. Plus, it leaves lots of room for creativity and each piece is guaranteed to be unique. Follow the six quick steps below to create your own! Open wire woven bracelet. Wirework snake ring.
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The following picture shows a necklace in which the entire rope chain was done using home-made 6mm jump rings. Getting Started First you need to find a wooden dowel (sometimes chopsticks work, if they're uniformly round). Get one the same thickness as the inner diameter of the rings you want. 5mm, 6mm or 7mm diameter rings work well, especially to start with. About the Wire Of course, you need the wire you'll be working with. Carefully and tightly wrap the wire around and around the stick until you have enough loops to make as many rings as you'll need.
Coiling the Wire I should mention here that there are several good wire coiling jigs on the market. Work slowly to make sure the loops are tight to each other and tight around the dowel. Cutting the Rings Take a Dremel-type tool with a metal cutting disc attachment and cut through all the rings. Opening the Rings Now you have a bunch of small, closed rings. Bead & Coil Earwires (Tutorial) Curly Wire & Crystal Earrings (Tutorial)
Earring Projects. Don't know what to do with your extra paper beads? Make twisted wire jewelry! The other day, I was wondering what to do with some random paper beads I had laying around.
There were a lot of colors and different shapes, and I thought they might look nice as a big chunky bunch of beads. I found a YouTube video on how to make a twisted choker necklace by BeadTV. (You can see the video at the bottom of this post.) So, grabbing up my beads and some 20 gauge wire and my tools, I followed the instructions on how to make a choker. Twisted wire necklace the uses up leftover paper beads The real beauty of this is that the different sizes and textures of the different beads gave the necklace a fun artsy feel. Next, I was inspired to make a bracelet using silver plate, antique brass, and gold colored wires.
Easy Folded Wire Ring Tutorial. Ornament Hook Earrings. The other day I shared an easy earring gift idea with the use of ornament hooks over at A Nest for All Seasons.
Yep, you read that right. Ornament hooks. Have I gone crazy? Haha. Tutorials. 34 Free Chain Maille Jewelry Patterns. Thread Bear's Picnic - www.aoibheni.com: How To: Make Pretty Daisy Drop Earrings. In which I give a free tutorial on making pretty wire crochet earrings in the shape of a daisy chain.
Happy Spring, everyone! Yes, it is Spring. - Yes it is. - Yes it is!!! And I have a gift for you lovely people. Your very own pretty bitty daisy earring How-To! This time of year always has me impatient for things to start growing, for the weather to brighten just enough for me to play in my balcony garden and to enjoy seeing everywhere slowly get greener. In the mean time, I'm going to enjoy wearing my Daisy Drops, and I hope you do, too.
The key to crocheting with wire is to use a metal hook. What you will need to make these pretty litle diasy drop earrings is: 3mm hook 2 earring fixtures some #28 wire. Note: The fllowing is written in UK stitch names. 1. 2. 3. ch 3. 4. Byzantine Earrings. Introduction This is the third project in a series of chainmail earrings for beginners.
This month's chainmail weave is called Byzantine. You may see references to some of its other names: Idiot's Delight, King's Link, Birdcage, and others. Byzantine is one of the most popular weaves & it is very versatile. Changes in the size of the wire and the rings can produce very different looks. Handcrafted artisan jewellery by Nicole Hill » Tutorial – Helmsweave chainmaille bracelet. Update: You can now purchase this tutorial in an easy-to-print PDF version!
Update 2: You can now purchase a kit to make this bracelet, which comes with a PDF copy of the below tutorial for easy reference Today, I thought we’d try a tutorial for a simple chainmaille bracelet in a helmsweave pattern. The finished article can be found for sale on this website, if you just want to buy one that’s already done: This bracelet uses two sizes of ring, but is otherwise a fairly simple weave once you get the hang of it. My large rings are in 16 gauge (1.29mm) wire, with an Inner Diameter (ID) of 6.9mm; the small rings are in 20 gauge (0.81mm) wire with an ID of 4.2mm. Tutorials. 34 Free Chain Maille Jewelry Patterns. Pretty flower earrings. How to Make a Braided Wire Bangle Bracelet with Cyan Acrylic Beads. Although not all the women suit braided wire bracelet, none of them would really dislike pretty jewelry, such as this DIY wire bangle bracelet.
How to Make Tree Branch Wire Bracelet with Orange Beads. With autumn coming, I’d like to introduce you my new branch jewelry design.To make this tree branch bracelet, I choose gold wires to make the trunk and branches of the tree, and decorated with orange seed beads and pearl beads in the twigs.
I think it will be a surprised jewelry for autumn with warm. Now, come and follow me! DIY Chainmail Jewelry on How to Make a Jump Ring Bracelet with Colorful Wood Beads. Coiling Gizmo Projects – How to Make a Flower Coiled Wire Bracelet with Beads. This coiled wire flower bracelet is the only accessory you'll want on your wrist all spring and summer long.
The tutorial provides pictorial step by step guides in constructing the bracelet using coiling gizmo projects.