Make a Double Wrap Bracelet

Need a quick, easy, stunning Christmas gift to make?  This double wrap bracelet tutorial from Adrianne at Happy Hour Projects fits the bill.  It brings sparkly shine that is perfect for the holidays.  I am thinking New Year's Eve accessory!  Head over for the full photo step by step and make a few … [Read more...]

Make Pearl & Ribbon Bracelets

[pinit] What lady wouldn't love to get this beautiful DIY handmade ribbon & pearl bracelet in her Christmas stocking?  It is simply lovely.  Twinkle and Twine walks you through the simple process with a great photo step by step tutorial.  There are endless color combination possibilities to fit … [Read more...]

Make Aluminum Can Angel Ornaments

[pinit] [pinit]  Need some great handmade Christmas gifts that won't break the bank?  Today's project is an adorable, virtually free Christmas ornament made from an aluminum can.  I was recently gifted a cute coke can angel, and of course had to hack it.  I came up with a template, which you … [Read more...]

Halloween Paper Ornament Tree

[pinit] Grab a limb from your back yard and you are on your way to creating this fun Halloween tree with paper ornaments.  This project is super easy, cheap and cute. It came about as I was trying to think of a way to use up my Halloween patterned scrapbook paper. I was going to make them into … [Read more...]

DIY Chain Maille Bracelets

[pinit] Recently I had Irina from Irina's Cute Box here to share with you her gorgeous chain maille pearl bracelet tutorial.  My sister fell in love with it, so when we had a night together this weekend, we knew it was time to give this project a go.  They were super easy, and worked up fast.  We … [Read more...]

How to Make Chain Maille & Pearl Bracelet

I am so excited to share with you this beautiful chain maille bracelet by Irina from Irina's Cute Box.  Chain maille goes back to medieval times as a metal weaving technique they used to make armour worn by knights.  Now it is a common jewelry technique.  I have always wanted to try chain maille, … [Read more...]

Custom Metal Initial Tag DIY

  Today, Lindsay for the adorable, funky, fun blog Shrimp Salad Circus is here to show you how to add a personalized metal tag to any necklace!  This is a fantastic way to customize that cool piece you scored at the flea market, into a one of a kind gift.  I love the tips and tricks Lindsay … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Beaded Hoop Earrings

Today I am thrilled to have Steph from The Silly Pearl here to share with you a fantastic beaded hoop earring tutorial.   She is a multi-talented crafter for sure, but I especially love her jewelry tutorials.  She was in the handmade bridal jewelry business before her twin girls came along, and her … [Read more...]

DIY Neon Paper Beads

These simple quilled paper beads are made with AstroBrights paper.  They are super easy to make, inexpensive,  and one pack of  would make 5 bracelets for every wrist in the United States (that is just an estimate).   This tutorial shows you the process of quilling the paper strips into the cylinder … [Read more...]

Chevron Beaded Pendant DIY

Beading projects can be intimidating.  That is why I am all for the simple technique used to create this modern chevron patterned pendant from How did you make this.  How cute would it be in neon and tan?! … [Read more...]