How To Make Homemade Jewelry
If you've never tried creating homemade jewelry before you're in for a fun treat!.
Not only is it usually less expensive than purchasing jewelry as a gift, but it allows you to exercise your creativity and give someone a piece that is truly one-of a kind.
Initially the art of jewlery making might also seem just a little challenging, but don't worry you actually do not require any special skills.
I've learned how to make jewelry fairly quickly and I will try to guide you through all the tips and techniques.
After you have acquired a few simple principles you will discover homemade jewelry making can be an affordable, satisfying and even a profitable hobby!
How To Make A Homemade Necklace or Pendant - The Basics
If you love to wear necklaces, or have a friend who does, making a homemade necklace is a wonderful opportunity. Its inexpensive compared to buying jewelry and enables you to exercise your imagination while giving somebody an item that's truly original...
How To Make Homemade Earrings - The Basics
When making homemade earrings, size and weight need to be considered, but apart from that, anything goes. There are findings to attach any type of earring, bead or pendant to any ear wire...
Quality Jewelry Making Equipment and Tools
Prior to you making a start on any of the jewelry making projects, you will want to gather together some necessary jewelry making equipment, tools and supplies, but after that the process of putting items together is not that hard...
A Myriad Of Jewelry Making Materials
The main items required for creating jewelry are threads, wires, findings, beads and charms. Here we discuss these jewelry making supplies in detail and show you the best places to find them...
Making A Pendant Neclace
One of the easiest ways to make a quick and stunning homemade necklace is to add an attractive pendant to a length of leather thong or cotton cord...
A Silver Pendant Necklace
This stunning silver pendant necklace is one of my favourite necklaces. It can be adjusted to any length so it looks great with just about any outfit. You don't need any special jewellery making tools, and best of all it can be put together in a matter of minutes.
Beaded Homemade Jewelry - Stringing A Necklace Using Thread
The following technique for beaded homemade jewelry is a method that's been used for centuries. A strand of simple beads is an ideal project to familiarize yourself with traditional stringing using a needle and thread.
Stringing Homemade Jewelry Using Beading Wire
I regard stringing to be the back bone of jewellery making. And stringing homemade jewelry using beading wire will teach a fundamental sense of coordinating colors along with shapes into an attractive design.
Making A Bootlace Necklace
There are no rules when making a bootlace necklace, it's really all about trial and era. However if you are not sure where to start let me show you how I make mine.
Pretty Crimp Bead Earrings
If you are looking for a lovely unique gift that's kind to your wallet then look no further. These pretty crimp bead earrings are very simple to make and can be created using almost any type of bead.
Making Swing Style Earrings
Flexible beading wire is most used for necklaces and bracelets, but here is a way to make simple, modern swing style earrings.
Matching Homemade Necklace and Earrings
This classic homemade necklace and earrings set is an ideal starting place for anyone just starting out in jewellery making. Although I've used round glass beads for this particular project it works well with most other beads..
Making Homemade Bracelets
The easiest and most popular way to make homemade bracelets is the classic elasticated bracelet that slips on and off without the need of a catch. These practical bracelets can usually fit any wrist.
A Unisex Leather Bracelet
If you need a hip and fun idea for a unisex leather bracelet, then look no further. This is a really neat looking homemade bracelet that wraps around the wrist three times and has Pandora style beads on the front.
Making Homemade Bracelets For Men
Making bracelets for men is a lot of fun and extremely easy to do. It's also an economical gift idea that's always unique, making it perfect for that someone special.
A Trendy Homemade Leather Bracelet
These are defiantly high on the fashion list right now. A homemade leather bracelet will take you less than two minutes to make and cost just a fraction of the price of store bought bracelets.
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