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Animal Kingdom : abloom. Posted by abloom on March 1, 2015 21 Comments I have gone wild (pun intended) over this months’ blogtrain!

Animal Kingdom : abloom

Ever since we bended the theme from ‘furry friends’ to Animal Kingdom I have had this idea in my head of collage-type animals. I am really thankful we didn’t stick with the ‘furry’ animals – somehow furry and collages don’t blend together in my head… Even though I pondered over this blogtrain part for three weeks, I was hesitant to start. Life Analysis... How to Make a Gilded Stamped Leather Bracelet Tutorial. Stamping on metal requires a lot of practice.

How to Make a Gilded Stamped Leather Bracelet Tutorial

But you can also stamp on other materials such as leather which is easier. So here's my tutorial for a gilded stamped leather bracelet. It is forgiving in that imperfections can be part of the design and the process thus becomes fun rather than frustrating. Here is what you need : ~8 inches of 1 cm wide flat leather, 2 mm thick.magnetic clasp Impressart Lollipop 4mm upper case metal stamp set (see Product Review here)StazOn solvent based black stamping inkGilder's Paste (I used Rich Gold)metal block and hammerpainter's tapeQ-tipspaper towelsrubbing alcohol (isopropanol) from drugstore Metal stamping is easier when a heavy hammer is used. My initial test sample with an inked up metal stamp shows a couple of options. If you start with a longer than needed leather length, and leave a slight gap on the left, then you can just stamp from one end and work your way to the other.

Woven Cluster Bracelet with Stone Chip Beads. So I’m really excited to share today’s project with you, because it’s a blend of everything I love to make.

Woven Cluster Bracelet with Stone Chip Beads

It’s a woven bracelet tutorial that’s tool-free (aside from scissors and glue). It’s got stone chip beads. And it looks SO much more fussy than it really is. If you can braid and string beads, you can make this, my new favorite accessory. In fact, if ever there was a tutorial that was inherently me, you’re reading it now. The Things She Makes: Woven Findings Bracelet. Today, we're creating a simple statement bracelet with findings and woven thread.

The Things She Makes: Woven Findings Bracelet

What I Used: Findings. Carosello: DIY Recycled T-Shirt Cuff. 1.

Carosello: DIY Recycled T-Shirt Cuff

You need some old cotton jersey t-shirts, old broken necklaces and/earrings, scissors, plyiers, wire cutters, thread and needle. 2. Cut the bottom of your ti-shirts horozontally. You don't need the very bottom seem. 3. Once you are done cutting your pieces pull them tight and this will cause your t-shirts to *curl* and make t-shirt yarn. 4. Cut the clasps and ends off of your necklaces removing the charms. Lastly, if you would like to... Macrame Friendship Bracelet Tutorial - How to Finish a Multi Strand Charm Bracelet. Mothers Day craft a Dad wouldn’t mind making! *This post contains affiliate links.This post and photos come to you straight from my baby sister and Handmade Mood DIY contributor Marissa Garner.

Mothers Day craft a Dad wouldn’t mind making!

She is a crafting genius and I love her idea for a craft that even a dude would want to make! Take it away Marissa! I wanted to come up with a project that a dad could do with their kids to melt mom’s heart for Mother’s Day. This project is easy and thoughtful and only requires a few inexpensive supplies. Start by making a list of words to describe mom for the kids to choose from. DIY Multi-Strand Eclectic Bracelet. Guess what?

DIY Multi-Strand Eclectic Bracelet

It's time for another Quarterly Collab post! Check out our last project to see what we've been up to and learn about the six other creative bloggers that made jewelry project this quarter. I love bracelets but I rarely wear them because they seem to get in the way of typing, which is a big part of my day job. Regardless, my collection is ever growing. Silk ribbon bracelet tutorial. It feels like summer is soon over so maybe I should translate my silk ribbon bracelet tutorial while there's still warm and sunny days left?

Silk ribbon bracelet tutorial

This is a very simple little summer project, perfect for vacations and summer breaks as it suits all ages and skills -- and you don't (depending on the choice of button) need any tools at all to make it. For these bracelet I've used silk ribbons with overlocked edges (= doesn't fray easily), which are sold i somewhat varying lengths. These two ribbons were about 91-94 cm. DIY wrapped bracelet. Wrap bracelets are a big number this summer ...And they are so DIY-able!

DIY wrapped bracelet

This is the one I just finished: with lots of turquoise and blue, two charms and few beads. Designers with all kind of price-tags. Silk Ribbon Wrap Bracelet. There are currently no images from other crafters. close Terms & Conditions You must enter into this Agreement if you want to submit digital images or other content to Prime Publishing through Sharing Customer Images (the "Service").

Silk Ribbon Wrap Bracelet

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I have an idea about making obsidian leather cuff bracelet and share it here with you! Necessities for this leather cuff bracelet tutorial: 10mm black hematite beads 4mm black leather cord 0.8mm silvery brass wire Cord ends Jump rings Lobster claw Round nose plier Flat nose plier Wire cutter Scissors Glue gun. Tutorial for 4 Pumpkin Spice Fall Bracelets. Rhinestone Leather Wrap Tutorial. I'm really excited to share my latest tutorial for! The Rhinestone Leather Wrap is my design for December. This is a great versatile piece that can be worn multiple ways. First, it can wrap 5 times around the wrist. Second, it can be worn as a long necklace and third, it can be worn as a double strand necklace. It's red and sparkly and perfect for the holiday season.

DIY Studded Bracelets. Simple Sliding Knot Bracelet with Antique African Coin. Hi There! Wear your jeans! Morse Code Blue Jean Bangles. Easy Woven Wrap Bracelet. Ruffles and Sparkles Bracelet Tutorial {with Video} - Craft Test Dummies. DIY Macrame Bracelet. Growing up by the beach in Southern California, the ability to knot a macrame bracelet was practically a right of passage. Although those days are long behind us, we’ve never forgotten the ever-so-simple square knot technique. Tiny Tassel Bracelet DIY. Tutorial for Charm Bracelet by Judy Markwell. I Heart Wrap Bracelets.