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DIY Jewelry: Friendship Bangle Bracelets. Have all of you fashionistas seen the lates from Mercedes Salazar?

DIY Jewelry: Friendship Bangle Bracelets

She has taken the ubiquitous friendship bracelet to the next chic level: turning it into a bangle to add to your stack of arm adornment favorites. It’s your old BFF – with a new adult twist! Inspired by this bracelet, this DIY Jewelry project adds a rhinestone (or two) to up the glam factor and some decorative bling. Supplies:• Thin metal bangle• Friendship bracelet (one that is wide enough to go around your bangle)• Dazzle-Tac jewelry glue (or craft glue with good adhesion to metal)• Dead-soft jewelry wire• Wire-cutting pliers• Sscissors• Hand-sewing needle and thread• Rhinestone(s) in setting Directions: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Tip: Ideally your friendship bracelet would be wide enough so the ends touch; mine wasn’t, so the sewing is slightly visible. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.

DIY Macrame Bracelet. Growing up by the beach in Southern California, the ability to knot a macrame bracelet was practically a right of passage.

DIY Macrame Bracelet

Although those days are long behind us, we’ve never forgotten the ever-so-simple square knot technique. This time, however, we’re replacing hemp and wooden beads for more updated elements like colorful nylon cord and glossy metal charms. Happy knotting! BRAID. August 12, 2013 Today I’m going to show you how to make a five-strand-braid.


First you want to attach the threads to a plane surface. /// Idag tänkte jag visa er hur man gör denna fläta med fem snören. Börja med att fästa snörena på en plan yta. Divide the threads so that you have three on the left side and two on the right. /// Dela upp snörena så att du har tre på vänstra sidan och två på högra. Take the thread with the arrow and place it over the thread to the left. /// Ta snöret med pilen och lägg den över snöret till vänster. Take the thread with the arrow and move it over to the right side. /// Ta snöret med pilen och flytta över den till höger sida. Handmade Pride. DIY Crimp Bead Bracelet. I posted on Facebook this DIY bracelet I made in minutes a few weeks ago, but am so in love with the results I put together a tutorial to share.

DIY Crimp Bead Bracelet

I love layering them together or with other bracelets, and have worn mine nearly everyday since making them! With a crimp bead acting as an easy slide closure, they're a simple way to use up leftover embroidery thread, which I have in abundance after making scores of these DIY hardware store bracelets. Come to think of it, the crimp beads (used as an easy alternative to normal beads-- just don't squish 'em!) Fenichka peacock tail (leaves) Привет, фенькоплёт!

Fenichka peacock tail (leaves)

Не так давно меня попросили сделать этот урок. DIY Embroidered Bangle - DIY Craft Kits, Monthly Craft Projects, Craft Supplies, Subscription Box. After lots of packing (phew!)

DIY Embroidered Bangle - DIY Craft Kits, Monthly Craft Projects, Craft Supplies, Subscription Box

I was left with all of these cardboard tubes that I knew would be perfect for a future craft project! Using a tape measure and pencil, I marked every quarter inch on the outter edges of the tube as well as in the very center. DIY// Macrame Knot Bracelet - Fall For DIY. Fishtail Braided Anchor Bracelet. I have been obsessed with stripes lately, mainly blues or reds against white. Such a classic combination! When I found this anchor at my local jewelry supply store, I knew that I wanted to create a DIY inspired by it and by my love for classic stripes.

I mixed a nautical inspired fishtail braid with the anchor for this bracelet DIY. Hope you enjoy! Full tutorial after the break... Fenichka-braid. Привет!


Сегодня очередной урок, и посвящён он плетению фенечки-косички. Кстати сказать, это одна из наиболее популярных фенечек среди фенькоплётов. Ещё бы, ведь плетение не составляет особого труда, оно похоже на плетение обычных кос. Nautical Knot Bracelets. Bring a little seafaring flair to your style with these bright, bold bracelets.

Nautical Knot Bracelets

Inspired by Simone’s sailor’s knot bracelet tutorial, I decided to re-imagine this nautical classic. The project itself is very approachable, so even if you’re not an experienced knotter, you’ll be able to cruise through these steps. You will need:Cotton, paracord or maritime cord Measuring tapeLightly colored masking tape E-600 glue or hot glue gunLarge spring claspEmbroidery floss Large needle Pen (not pictured) Optional: Paint brush and acrylic paintRhinestone chainIron-on studsLarge jump rings (not pictured) Step 1: Measure and Cut First, make a measuring cord. Next, set your clasp next to the piece of cut cord, and trim away the total length of the clasp.

Marmalade Bracelet. DIY Button Bracelets Pictures. Whole Stitch Ground / Torchon Ground. A “ground” in bobbin lace is just a way of filling space with a mesh or net.

Whole Stitch Ground / Torchon Ground

There are a lot of different grounds, but the whole stitch/torchon is a very common one. Knotted Flower Pendant. I love projects that look impossibly complicated when they’re really just made with thoughtful repetition of simple elements.

Knotted Flower Pendant

This knotted flower is a perfect example – it’s really just made of one element repeated, but by doing so in a round array the effect is much more dramatic. Supplies: - perle cotton #8, two colors (will be referred to as ‘light’ and ‘dark’ throughout the project) - sharp scissors - cork panels - sewing pins - ruler - fray check or invisible fabric glue - necklace chain (optional. I think I’m going to turn this one into a hair clip…) Crafts for kids and their parents Pom Poms - school bag charms & keyrings. Pom Poms – Backpack Charms Little Miss is ‘back to school’ in the morning, the final part of the prep was getting her hair cut today so we’re officially ready….. that is until I get home and can’t find her tie or something, always happens!! It’s been such a great weather-friendly summer for the kiddos in Ireland (after more than seven really awful summers) so I’m in no hurry for it to end, while Molly on the other hand has been counting down the sleeps – as this year, in first class, she has it in her head that she will make ‘friends for life’ :) As part of the preparations Little Miss and I made some pom pom charms for her backpack, she’s picked the little yellow chick to accompany her on her daily adventures, I wish I was the chick, the fly on the wall so to speak!!

Tutorial - hot to read patterns. The intention with this tutorial is to show you how to read the pattern instructions for normal patterns on this website. It is quite theoretical; if you want to start tying, you might like the straight forward tutorial Striped bracelet instead. The pattern instruction charts has always a smaller preview image at top. It shows you how the pattern will look like when you are done with the bracelet. The colors in the preview image is just for example, you may exchange the colors as you wish. Letter colors Below the preview image, there is a row of letters, probably starting with an A. Fenichka with ribbon. DIY Heart Knot Bracelet Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter. {DIY} Bracelet Marine. Juste une envie de vacances, d’air marin et de sable blanc… Si comme moi, vous êtes coincés un dimanche à la maison, parce qu’il fait trop chaud, que la mer est désespérément trop loin pour aller y tremper un orteil, et que les vacances ce n’est franchement pas pour tout de suite, voilà de quoi occuper vos 10 doigts !

3 DIYs: braided cord bracelets. It's officially SPRING today, let's celebrate in DIY style! Gather your leather cords, pick your favorite colors and get to work! DIY String Bracelet Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter. Pictured Tutorial on Making a Chinese Crown Knot Bracelet with Waxed Cord and Seed Beads. By strategically uniting the waxed cord and 4mm round seed beads, this bracelet demonstrates an innovative use of the Chinese crown knot. So, in the following, let’s us just explore the wonderful method of making a Chinese crown knot bracelet. Macramé Bracelet. I know there are a lot of tutorials on macramé bracelets around the internet but it is a really useful technique for jewellery making plus I have a tutorial for a new twist on the macramé bracelet next week. You can also make these without needing lots of pliers and other tools so it is a nice and simple jewellery making project.

I find looking on Etsy for jewellery making supplies is fatal for my bank balance however there are some really beautiful connectors to make your macramé bracelets stand out. 1. These circle and infinity connctors are made from sterling silver and gold vermeil. These came from Fabulous Rocks. 2. 3. 4. 5. You will need: 1mm waxed cotton cord, c-lon thread or embroidery thread. Braided Friendship Bracelets. It will surprise no one that at summer camp my favorite activity was always and without fail arts and crafts! I wasn’t great at archery or rowing, but I could make a lanyard like nobody’s business.

I loved that camp craft projects were simple and fun to make, with no fussy equipment required. My summer days were happily filled with the satisfaction of gods-eyes, reed baskets and of course, friendship bracelets! I’ve talked about my love for friendship bracelets here before, and we have created versions in cotton, wool, and even cashmere. Purple flower fade bracelet. Sunflower pattern. Chicken pattern. Dog pattern. Black on rainbow flowers.