The Medium (If Not the Man) of My Dreams: Polymer Clay Tutorials, Polymer Clay Jewelry, and More

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Let me be clear: I’m no Demi Moore, and I’ve never thrown a pot in my life. Still, whenever I craft with clay, a little piece of me can’t help but wish that Patrick Swayze will come through my front door, anxious to give me a few pointers. Alas, my schoolgirl fantasy will never be […]

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18 Jewelry Making Designs for Valentine’s Day

18 Jewelry Making Designs for Valentine's Day

It is a month until Valentine’s Day. Are you excited? I know I am! Now, it is not because Valentine’s Day is my favorite holiday; in fact, it is far from it. I am chocolate lover and a fan of those sweet little candy heart with messages; but, even those things have not turned me […]

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Color Crush Red: 5 DIY Jewelry Projects

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Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. What inspires you about Valentine’s Day? Is it the love in the air? The romantic cards? The boxes of chocolate? How about simply the color red? Red is a staple color of  the Valentine’s Day holiday season, which means that it is all over this time of year. Whether you […]

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Winter DIY Projects: 14 Nature-Inspired Jewelry Pieces

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It’s the new year and a time to be excited about new things to come! However, it is still the winter, and often winter weather can bring about the blues. Cheer up and see the beauty of winter weather with these nature-inspired designs. Soon people will be looking forward to flowers blooming and the sounds […]

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Jewelry Crafts for the New Year: 18 DIY Projects

Jewelry Crafts for the New Year

The arrival of a new year is a momentous occasion, and making some DIY jewelry is the perfect way to commemorate the celebration. The right piece of jewelry can be the perfect finishing touch on a New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day outfit. Even if your party ensemble is already set, there is nothing […]

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Fancy Frames: How to Make a Bezel Setting

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Just as you give your favorite paintings a frame, give your stunning stones a setting. Bezels allow you to turn anything into wearable art, making for incredibly unique jewelry. Earrings, necklaces, rings, and bracelets can all thank bezels for allowing them to frame a gorgeous gem or eye-catching clay. I absolutely love how versatile these […]

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10 Rubber Band Loom Patterns

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Friendship bracelets come in a variety of styles and types.  Us 90’s kids may remember using embroidery floss to create knotted macrame friendship bracelets, like the Diagonal Striped Bracelet or the more intricate Broken Ladder Bracelet. However, kids today have jumped on a whole new jewelry craze that has taken the crafting world by storm!  […]

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Make Ornaments for Your Ears! DIY Jewelry Projects for Christmas

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The holiday season is quickly approaching. Be the best-dressed elf at every holiday gathering with these amazing homemade earrings adorning your ears. Count down the days until Christmas, or create a special pair of earrings for each day of the month of December with this collection of holiday earrings. The right pair of earrings can […]

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What a Gem! 21 DIY Jewelry Projects with Gemstones

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Want to make stunning DIY jewelry pieces? You cannot go wrong making jewelry with gemstones.  You’ve probably heard that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but any homemade jewelry piece made with a gemstone is sure to be a favorite in your collection. A gemstone or gem is a piece of mineral that, when cut […]

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Winter Wonderland Jewelry: 15 Snowflake Crafts and DIY Projects

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Though the weather outside may be frightful, making DIY jewelry is always delightful. You don’t need a place to go because you’ll want to be at home making these DIY projects inspired by snow! I am always so excited about the first snowfall of the year. Nothing is as beautiful as those tiny snowflakes floating […]

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