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how to make jewelry with vintaj

Hi there SBLC friends!  Amy from Plucking Daisies here to share a Butterfly Necklace tutorial with you.  I created this Necklace using art metals and patinas from Vintaj.  This was my first time playing with Vintaj Patinas and I’m so excited to share what I discovered along the way! Generally I am not much of a Jewelry maker. […]

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Making Jewelry With ICE Resin and Susan Lenart Kazmer Iced Enamels @savedbyloves

I have shared several resin tutorials with you, trying out the various types available.  ICE resin is quickly becoming my favorite.  It is easy to use, and hardens to a strong, clear, glass-like finish.  Today’s project is a fun bezel resin pendant using Susan Lenart Kazmer’s papers, Iced Enamels and ICE Resin.  You can find […]

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how to make a vintage soldered pendant

UPDATE:  WE HAVE A WINNER!  Do you love the look of soldered jewelry, but feel totally intimidated by that hot freaking iron and molten metal?  My creative friend Hope is here to break it down for us in a detailed How to Solder Jewelry video that demystifies the process and will have you making jaw […]

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DIY Mixed Media Mod Podge Necklaces from Michael

I found these cool new pendant blanks by Mod Podge at Michael’s a couple of weeks ago, and have been waiting for some inspiration (and time) to create with them.  This Mod Podge® Antique Urban Pendant Necklace Tutorial at Michaels.com is just the nudge I needed. Have you created with these pendant blanks and papers?  If […]

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Mod Podge Mod Melts Bracelet Tutorial @PlaidCrafts from @savedbyloves #ModMelts

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Blueprint Social and Plaid. All opinions are my own. Have you seen the new Mod Melts and Molds by Mod Podge yet?  This stuff is fantastic!  As one who works with resin and polymer clay, I am in love with the ease of use, the detail […]

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50+ Sea Glass Tutorials with Jewelry, home decor and more @savedbyloves

Vacationing in South Florida has put me in a sea glass craft mood.  The stuff is so beautiful, and I love that it is just waiting on the beaches to be harvested.  Sea glass, also referred to as beach glass, comes in a variety of colors and is used to create gorgeous art,  jewelry and […]

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 How to Make Paper Feather Earrings @savedbyloves

I heart paper and I heart feather earrings.  It was only a matter of time before the inspiration to make paper feather earrings hit.  That time is now.  You can make your very own with just a few supplies… So you may have heard me and my creative bloggy friends mention SNAP!, a conference that […]

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@savedbyloves DIY Etched Glass Tile Pendant #MarthaStewartCrafts #mothersday

  Today brings a fun, simple Mother’s Day gift DIY using Martha Stewart Crafts glass etching cream to create customized glass tile pendants!  As I mentioned Monday when I showed you my doily etched wine bottles, this etching cream is simply amazing.  No glass is safe around me now!  Read on to see how to […]

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DIY Square Embossed Bracelet @Sizzix_US @savedbyloves

  It has been a whirlwind of a weekend at SNAP 2013, and I can’t wait to share all of the creative awesomeness with you.  I missed you while I was away and it’s good to be back! Today I am over at the Sizzix blog sharing this funky metal square embossed bracelet.  I wear […]

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Happy spring time SBLC friends! Amy here from Plucking Daisies to share with you how to make some sweet springtime charms. These charms are super easy to make and use for a variety of crafty ventures! You can use them for custom jewelry pieces, ornaments or even wine charms for your Easter Brunch or spring […]

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