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Chains & Pearls Bracelet DIY. Blog - Do-It-Yourself Art Deco Ring. Jade Rose shared with us this super fun do-it-yourself art deco ring that can be used to glam up any outfit or be given to bridesmaids as gifts.

Blog - Do-It-Yourself Art Deco Ring

They are incredibly easy and look fabulous. With only a few supplies, you can be on your way creating an eye catching piece. You will need: Craft Glue (Jade Rose uses Beacon for everything) Loose rhinestones (Jade purchased hers from a local fabric store, but you can take apart broken vintage jewelry and use the rhinestones as well) Ring bases from Etsy Step 1: Pick out your favorite gems you want to work with and begin to play around with patterns for the placement of the stones on the ring. Step 2: Once you've decided on your unique design, add a small drop of glue to the top base of the ring. Step 3: Carefully place your stones on the ring (using tweezers can help with placement) in the pattern you created.

Jewelry Design - Earrings with Cultured Freshwater Pearls, Sterling Silver Beads and Chain and Antiqued Sterling Silver Bead Caps. Design Idea D51J -- Designer -- Esther, Jewelry Production Specialist, Marketing Content Development Group, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads® To learn more about Esther Pollock, read her jewelry artist success story here.

Jewelry Design - Earrings with Cultured Freshwater Pearls, Sterling Silver Beads and Chain and Antiqued Sterling Silver Bead Caps

Piccadilly Earrings {Anthro-Knock-Off} - Infarrantly Creative. Polymer Clay Rose Earring Studs - My Girlish Whims. I tried out a new craft this week and I'm excited to share the results with you all!

Polymer Clay Rose Earring Studs - My Girlish Whims

Polymer Clay Rose Earrings I recently had the opportunity to try crafting with some polymer clay from Sculpey, manufactured by Polyform Products. I have ALWAYS wanted to try out polymer clay. I've seen some cool jewelry made with polymer clay before and thought it would be a great way to broaden my horizons with my jewelry making skills! Sculpy makes a ton of different colors of polymer clay and various accessories, but for my project I just stuck to the basics and used one block of polymer clay and the razor blade from this accessory pack. I kept things simple with this first project.

To start, "condition" your clay. Hot Glue Rings - a DIY Jewelry Experiment. DIY Wrapped Stone Bracelet. Here's another cabochon project for ya!

DIY Wrapped Stone Bracelet

I wanted to make a simple DIY wrap bracelet, and loved the braided touch seen in the bracelets in Monday's post. I picked up some pretty silver embroidery thread at Michael's to add some shimmer to the rose quartz cabochon I used. Supply details and instructions after the jump. Tools and materials:Embroidery floss4 Jump ringsClasp Scissors Pliers Cabochon (I used 15mm rose quartz)Bezel link 1) Cut six strands of embroidery thread, each 24 inches long. 2) Use pliers to attach a jump ring to either end of the bezel. 3) Loop three of the strands of embroidery thread through one of the jump rings. 4) Begin braiding the threads together, until the braid is about 7 to 8 inches long, or long enough to wrap once around your wrist and then knot. 5) Repeat by adding another jump ring and braid to the bezel. 6) Finally, add a jump ring to both ends of the bracelet by looping through the knot, with a clasp on one of the ends.

Colored Nuts and Bolt Necklace - Infarrantly Creative. Multi-Strand Chain and Bead Necklace. I’ve always found that the most difficult part of making a necklace with lots of strands is making sure the spacing between the strands looks right.

Multi-Strand Chain and Bead Necklace

I’ve tried a few different methods and the one I’m showing today is my favorite so far. This multi-strand necklace made from chain and beads is sparkly enough for any formal party, but asymmetrical so it looks effortless, too. Supplies: – crystal beads – I’m using 5 styles of Czech polished crystals with a green iridescent finish – chain – beading wire – jump rings – clasp – needle nose pliers – round nose pliers – wire cutters – flexible tape measure – mixing bowl or other cylinder that’s the same circumference as your shortest strand (more info below) Related posts:Opening and Closing Jump RingsMaking Bead Links Use the flexible tape measure to measure your neck and decide how long you’d like the shortest strand to be.

Turn a bunch of your beads into links. Copper Ring With Brazilian Seed: 6 Steps (with Pictures) Today we'll teach how to make a ring from copper wires and a brazilian seed, the açaí seed.

Copper Ring With Brazilian Seed: 6 Steps (with Pictures)

It's a beautiful gift you can make up to give away this Holiday Season! DIY Dreamcatcher-inspired Necklace - Minted Strawberry. The second installment of my holiday DIY series is here!

DIY Dreamcatcher-inspired Necklace - Minted Strawberry

Dreamcatcher necklaces are so pretty but I feel as if they're too...boho. I wanted to re-create it in a way that's edgier than its normal counterpart so I came up with this. It's easy to make as well. Ready to see how? Read after the jump for the tutorial! Bead - recommended size is about 2/3 or 3/4 the size of your O-ring. Design Project Necklace Circle of Twins. Interweave. Who said that wire wrapping had to be hard?

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This Chunky Carnelian Ring wire wrapping project by Christine Hayes is so easy, you can complete it in under an hour! Chances are, you already have most of the tools you need to make this easy wire and gemstone ring project. If not, most of them can be found at your local craft store or favorite local bead shop. Once you see how easy it is to make these wire wrapped rings, you'll be searching through your bead stash for more gemstone nuggets, glass beads, or even handmade ceramic beads that you can use while you perfect your wire jewelry making skills.

Have fun! Materials: For the Makers: Perfectly Simple DIY Earrings. Chain maille bracelet - Interweave. Design Project Earrings Sparkling Icicles. DIY Delicate Two-Tier Necklace. Written by Mandy Pellegrin of Fabric Paper Glue This little creation is a huge bang for the buck.

DIY Delicate Two-Tier Necklace

Using very basic jewelry-making techniques, you can make an elegant two-tier necklace in four simple steps (and probably no more than five minutes!). And this little beauty is the perfect way to subtly dress up a plain white tee and a pair of jeans. Easy Pop of Color Earrings. Wire Cluster Ring DIY. Jewelry Design - Ring with Wirework and Celestial Crystal® Glass Pearl.

Design Idea E132 Of Great Price -- Designer -- Esther, Jewelry Production Specialist, Marketing Content Development Group, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads® To learn more about Esther Pollock, read her jewelry artist success story here Instructions by Rachel, Content Development Group, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads® Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, flat-nose pliers and flush-cutters cut one 20-inch length of Zebra Wire™ silver-finished 20-gauge copper wire.Tip: For a customized look, use a smaller or larger gauge of wire.

Jewelry Design - Ring with Wirework and Celestial Crystal® Glass Pearl

String one silver 10mm round glass pearl onto the center of the wire. Place the centered silver 10mm round glass pearl onto a ring mandrel on the line of the desired size. Remove the ring from the mandrel. Gripping one end of the wire, tightly wrap the end around the base of the silver 10mm round glass pearl a total of three times. The pieces featured in the Gallery of Designs are copyrighted designs and are provided for inspiration only.

Emily's Elegant Earrings. Emily's Elegant Earrings InstructionsDesigned by Cynthia Kimura These beautiful earrings were originally made for Emily to wear in Maggie's Wedding, but we loved them so much, we wanted to offer them as an everyday elegant offering. Step one: On a sterling silver eye pin, string a 3mm Swarovski faceted round bead followed by a light orange pearl nugget and another round bead. Finish with a simple loop. For instructions on how to make a simple loop, please visit the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center. Attach the dangle to the bottom of a French hook earwire. Riveted Flower Ring - Happy Hour Projects. Easy Swinging Jump Ring Earrings Tutorial. Geometric Clay Necklace Pendant TUTORIAL. Clay projects are not my usual MO, but today I’m giving clay a go!

It’s really simple to make too. And…here’s my dirty secret… I used Crayola air dry clay… Yep! The kid stuff in the kid’s craft section. It’s highly available, it’s relatively inexpensive, it’s hard to mess up, and it totally works. Let’s get to it. DIY Beaded Swirly Rings: 6 Steps (with Pictures) Floral Drop Earrings. DIY Bead Stud Earrings: 4 Steps (with Pictures) Design Project Earrings Sparkling Dots. Tutorial: Wire Wrapped Bead Rings – Dollar Store Crafts. Step-by-step tutorial: Wire Wrapped Statement Ring « London Jewellery School. In the hope that there is going to be some lovely warm weather soon (even if it is a bit late) we thought we’d share a project from our sister blog, JewelryFromHome, which is perfect for wearing with sandals and summer dresses. These bright and colorful DIY rings are a quick make and perfect for adding a dash of summer to our fingers.

The project uses shop bought gold rings and colourful jewels that can be picked up in most craft stores or recycled from old jewelry to make these beauties. Materials – gold-plated rings (go at least one size larger than you need, we bought ours on our local highstreet), you can buy blank ring bases in most craft stores, 0.3mm gold-plated wire, a selection of costume jewels in mounts (we used a mix of jewels from our local haberdashery and from old jewellerry that we cut down to size and strong glue or a glue gun. Step 1. Easy Turquoise Earring Tutorial. Oh you guys, I’m so excited to be adding new contributors this month to Make It and Love It! It really is so fun to share this space with some talented (and super darling) gals, who also love to create!

Today’s newest contributor is Tara from Suburble, who can make anything look pretty! She crafts, cooks, designs, decorates…and then takes gorgeous photos and shares it! WELCOME TARA!! Morse Code Bracelet: 10 Steps (with Pictures) The Impatient Crafter : Free Jewelry Making Project #4 from Bead Chic. Interweave. For over a decade online and decades in print, Interweave has been the place to learn, be inspired, and connect with other beaders just like you. We bring you expert advice from our magazine editors, book editors, and talented instructors from across the globe.

All of the contributors of Beading Daily love to bead and create jewelry as much as you do! Beading Times Project - Two Strand Bracelet. The Impatient Crafter : Free Jewelry Making Project #3 from Bead Chic by Margot Potter. Pearly Pink Jewellery Set · How To Make A Pearl Necklace · Jewelry Making on Cut Out + Keep. One Pretty Thing - DIY craft tutorials. Weekend roundup. DIY inspiration from around the Blogosphere...weekend edition! *The Abundance Blog brings us Creativity Extravaganza: 30 Tips, Tools, and Resources (for creativity).

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