It's hard to believe that this tutorial on how to make clustered earrings is still very much in the beginners section of easy homemade jewelry. Most of the beads I've used to make these homemade earrings are from a basic glass bead mix that I had left over from the homemade clustered necklace I … [Read more...] about Making Clustered Earrings
Creative & Easy Homemade Jewelry
Creative & Easy 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, it allows you to exercise your creativity and give someone a creative homemade gift that is truly one-of-a-kind.
Initially, the art of jewelry making might seem just a little challenging, but don't worry you actually don't require any special skills for this. I've learned how to make jewelry fairly quickly and I will try to guide you through all the tips and techniques.
After you've acquired the few simple principles below you'll discover that making homemade jewelry can be an affordable, satisfying and even a profitable hobby!
This is the simplest method for making a homemade pendant necklace, it can give a really striking effect and can make an excellent last minute homemade gift for someone at very little cost. Simply add an attractive pendant to a length of leather thong or cotton cord, the thong or cord can look … [Read more...] about An Attractive Homemade Pendant Necklace
If you are looking for a lovely unique homemade gift that's kind to your wallet then look no further. These pretty crimp bead earrings are very simple to make and using almost any type of bead. I priced up two pairs of these crimp bead earrings, with some average and some semi-precious beads. I … [Read more...] about How To make Pretty Crimp Bead Earrings
Making a strand of simple beads is an ideal homemade gift and a great way to familiarize yourself with traditional stringing using a needle and thread. The following technique covering how to string a necklace with thread is a method that's been used for centuries. Though stringing homemade … [Read more...] about How To String A Necklace With Thread
If you would like 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. I've placed three wooden Pandora style beads on the front and spruced them up with a few jump rings and a bit of … [Read more...] about A Homemade Unisex Leather Bracelet
I regard stringing to be the backbone of jewellery making. It uses easily obtained supplies, and will teach a fundamental sense of coordinating colors along with shapes into an attractive design. Stringing homemade jewelry using beading wire is also perfect for practicing how to manipulate small … [Read more...] about Stringing Homemade Jewelry Using Beading Wire
Flexible beading wire is used mostly for making necklaces and bracelets, but here I'm using it to make simple, modern, swing style earrings. First, remember that when you thread beads with the wire still on the spool instead of cutting the wire in advance it makes the wire less likely to kink and … [Read more...] about How To Make Swing Style Earrings
This classic homemade necklace and earrings set is an ideal starting place for anyone just starting out in jewellery making, and it will make a lovely unique homemade gift. Although I've used round glass beads for this particular project, it will also work well with other bead styles. And using … [Read more...] about Matching Homemade Necklace and Earrings
A braided homemade leather bracelet would be defiantly high on the fashion list right now. For girls, boys, men or women, there's a color and style that will suite anyone, and they are so easy to make! In fact this trendy and genuine leather bracelet took me less than two minutes to make up; it's … [Read more...] about A Trendy Homemade Leather Bracelet
There are no rules when making a bootlace necklace, it's really all about trial and error. However, if you are not sure where to start, let me show you how I make mine. First think about the length you would like the necklace to be and how you would like it to fasten it (see notes on finishing … [Read more...] about Making A Bootlace Necklace
Here's how to make homemade earrings, they are a fairly inexpensive when you compare them to buying jewelry from a store. And making earrings also allows you to use your imagination to create something original and unique for a loved one! Before you try making some of my homemade earrings take a … [Read more...] about How To Make Homemade Earrings Inexpensively
Let's take a look at how to make a homemade necklace, it's an inexpensive homemade gift compared to buying jewelry and enables you to exercise your imagination to create something truly original. You can choose from a myriad of beads and pendants to create a very personal and unique piece of … [Read more...] about How To Make A Homemade Necklace That’s Truly Original