Jewelry Findings: 8 Fabulous Finishing Touches

Jewelry making is a lot of fun, and learning new techniques and tricks is always an exciting venture. It is so rewarding to see your new creations come to fruition. Sometimes though, it just feels like your pieces are missing a little something special. They just need an extra piece or element to make them live up to your boutique-style dreams. The easiest way to find out what your piece is missing is to experiment with different elements and findings. The clasps, findings, and other little details of your jewelry designs make all the difference. From beaded toggle clasps to simple square stitch bails, you can give your pieces a professional look with tutorials like these from AllFreeJewelryMaking.

Jewelry Findings: 8 Fabulous Finishing Touches

 

How to Make a Beaded Toggle ClaspCreating your own clasps is an easy way to incorporate a dazzling DIY touch. Follow this How to Make a Beaded Toggle Clasp tutorial to learn a new handy jewelry making skill. Bring a touch of sophistication to your homemade pieces by adding the beaded toggle claps to your stash of jewelry making techniques. Here are some other tutorials you can try to experiment with different types of clasps:

Easy Wire S Clasp Tutorial
Garden Gate Clasp Tutorial

 

 

How to Use BailsIn addition to clasps, bails are a super simple way to add just a little something extra to your jewelry making projects. This skill is particular helpful for adding a unique component to pendants. Learn about different types of bails and how to use them properly with this helpful How to Use Bails jewelry making tutorial. For other pendant projects that need an extra bit of oomph, you can use these helpful tutorials:

Simple Square Stitch Bail
Curvy Wire Wrapped Pendant
Right Angle Weave Bezel and Bail

 

 

How to Attach Fold-Over Crimp EndsNeed even more tips on making beaded jewelry for beginners? Try this video tutorial for How to Attach Fold-Over Crimp Ends when working with cord in your necklace or bracelet projects. If you are working with ribbons, you can try this tutorial for How to Attach Ribbon Crimps. Master these techniques, and give your cord and ribbon necklaces a clean, polished look.

 

 

For even more tutorials on jewelry making basics and learning new techniques, be sure to check out AllFreeJewelryMaking.com!

Nunn Design Winter 2014 Collection

 

Bonus! Want to add more findings into your homemade jewelry collection? Enter to win beautiful findings and jewelry components to help you realize and elevate your own gorgeous jewelry creations with items from the Nunn Design Winter 2014 Collection Giveaway. This season’s collection includes a stunning array of flat tag mini tablets, gold and silver mini earring circles, ornate brooches, clay squishers, and an ornate earrings kit. We are giving away the latest Nunn Design collection to one lucky winner. The deadline to enter is April 14, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

Which of these techniques do you want to try in your jewelry making?

Color Crush Turquoise: 10 DIY Jewelry Projects

Still waiting for warmer weather and feeling the blues? Brighten up your mood with the trendy color of the season. Tranquil turquoise designs are all the rage this spring. Adding this blue-green hue into your collection is the perfect way to leave the winter blues behind and get ready for spring.

There are so many ways to incorporate this tranquil hue into your DIY jewelry collection. To help you find the perfect piece, we at AllFreeJewelryMaking have compiled a list of some of our favorite turquoise projects. Find the right project for you in this cool hue with these 10 DIY projects.

DIY Earrings

Contempo Turquoise EarringsDIY earrings are a simple way to add a dash of color to any outfit. For a sleek modern look, try out these Contempo Turquoise Earrings. The touch of turquoise in these DIY earrings will add a nice, subtle pop of color to your outfit. This fresh take on dangle earrings is an easy and understated way to add DIY turquoise jewelry into your collection. For a little more funky flair, try out a pair of Southwest Spirit Turquoise Earrings. With their rich turquoise and brown hues, these homemade cluster earrings add a stylish dash of southwestern style to an outfit.

 

 

 

 

Chunky Turquoise BraceletHomemade Bracelets

On the hunt for an accent piece to add to your jewelry collection? Learn how to make this Chunky Turquoise Bracelet. Turquoise stones are widely available, so you won’t have to break the bank to get this organic and eye-catching accessory. Still if you aren’t quite sure where to get turquoise stones, you can make your own beads that look like real gemstones with this Matrixed Turquoise Bracelet tutorial. Learn how to make polymer clay beads using the “lace cane” technique to get the same crackled, earthy effect.

 

DIY Necklaces

Turquoise Triangle NecklaceAnother way to try out turquoise jewelry is with a homemade necklace. This Turquoise Triangle Necklace is for the down-to-earth girl who still likes to keep it sophisticated. Another option is a Braided Seed Bead Necklace. This is one of our favorite free seed bead patterns. This chic homemade necklace is a very fashionable design that’s easy to put together. Still haven’t found the right DIY turquoise necklace for you? You can also try the two fabulous patterns below:
Super Easy Turquoise Necklace
Earthy Wood and Turquoise Necklace

 

 

Homemade Rings

Brown Turquoise Peace on Earth Ring

Last, but certainly not least, a quick and cool way to add a touch of turquoise is with a DIY ring. You can stick with earthy hues and craft this gorgeous Brown Turquoise Peace on Earth Ring. It’s easy free wire jewelry making instructions make it a must-have jewelry piece. You can also craft a Turquoise and Pearl Ring. This simple yet elegant DIY ring is the perfect thing to add a little sophistication to your everyday outfits. If you are looking for a way to make quick and cute rings, this project is for you.

 

 

All of these DIY jewelry projects are great ways to incorporate turquoise into your collection this season. So enjoy this fabulous pop of color this winter and start crafting these fun jewelry pieces. If you are interested in more turquoise homemade jewelry, check out AllFreeJewelryMaking.com.

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5 Beautiful Beginner Jewelry Projects for Spring

Have you ever wondered how to start making your own jewelry, but don’t know where to start? Well there is no need to wonder anymore with these five fabulous beginner projects to help you start making your jewelry designing dreams a reality. Spring is a time of new beginnings, so there is no better time to start a new project, begin a new hobby, or find a new skill than this season! Designing jewelry is a lot of fun and is a great creative outlet, but it can be a little daunting to get started. That is why we here at AllFreeJewelryMaking have put together a list of five fun and easy projects to lead you in the right direction. From simple statements to beginner woven bracelets, there is a project for everyone to try in this collection. Start the spring season off right with these beautiful beginner jewelry projects.

 

Quick Coral Drop EarringsDIY earrings are one of the easiest ways to start making your own jewelry. These Quick Coral Drop Earrings couldn’t be cuter, or easier to make! Learn how to make bead earrings in just five minutes using supplies you already have lying around with this simple tutorial. These easy earrings are super chic, yet still add a flirty punch of color, keeping the look light and fun and perfect for spring.

 

 

 

 

Ombre Washer NecklaceRecycling fans will love this fantastic DIY jewelry piece. With some recycled washers and a little paint, you can create this lovely Ombre Washer Necklace. Crafting jewelry out of recycled materials is both frugal and fun. This project helps you get the trendy ombre look for a fraction of the cost of many designer and retail jewelry pieces. The only question you’ll have about this fabulous DIY necklace is which color to choose!

 

 

 

Beginner's Wrap BraceletSimple bracelets are another easy and fun way to start making your own jewelry. Ease your way into bracelet designs with the Beginner’s Wrap Bracelet. This tutorial features a simple bracelet design that is a great introduction to hemp bracelets. This easy, yet always stylish bracelets are a great way to build your bracelet making confidence.

 

 

 

Mint Statement Necklace in ClayRemember when you were young how much fun it was to play with clay? Well you can have that same enjoyment making this Mint Statement Necklace with Clay. The bright bold color of this statement necklace makes it perfect for spring. Plus, this project requires few materials, so the price to make this beginner statement necklace is perfect for any budget.

 

 

 

Fabric Flower RingLast, but not least, we have a lovely fabric jewelry tutorial just for you. Flowers are an essential part of spring, which means they will also be a staple part of your spring jewelry collection. Grab some scrap fabric and twist, and soon you’ll have your very own Fabric Flower Ring like this one. They are so quick and charming that you’ll want to make a bouquet of them in every color!

 

 

 

 

Be sure to check back at AllFreeJewelryMaking.com for the latest beginner jewelry projects, as well as tips and tricks for beginning jewelry makers!

 

 

Beginning Jewelry Making Books GiveawayEXTRA:  Enter the Leisure Arts Beginning Jewelry Making Books Giveaway! Enter to win a copy of Learn to Make Jewelry, Quick and Easy Peasy Jewelry, and Oh-So-Easy Jewelry. We are giving away a copy of each of these three fabulous books to two lucky winners. Learning how to make jewelry has never been easier than with these three helpful guide books from Leisure Arts. If you are interested in starting to make your own jewelry, these books are for you! Enter today to win this fabulous giveaway prize!  The deadline to enter is March 31st, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

 

 

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10 Ways to Make DIY Earrings

DIY earrings are one of these easiest ways to add homemade jewelry into your wardrobe. Sometimes though, it is hard to know where to begin! Well earring fans, you are in luck! We have a new collection for you of 10 DIY Earrings: Chain Earrings, Metal Earrings, Wire Earrings, and MoreThis free eBook features fabulous projects, from easy drop earrings to simple wire earring patterns. There are a ton of gorgeous DIY earring ideas within this collection, so go wild creating putting your personal touches on these projects. There’s so much to learn from these easy step-by-step tutorials, but the best part is when you’re done you’ll have ten brand new pairs of earrings!

10 DIY Earrings: Chain Earrings, Metal Earrings, Wire Earrings, and More

Chain EarringsChain Cage Pearl Earrings

With these projects, you’ll have earrings that are perfect for dressing up any outfit that you’re wearing. These Chain Cage Pearl Earrings will give you a stylish, but budget-friendly look. They are versatile enough to wear to the office, or for a night out on the town. You don’t even need to worry about the chains tangling, since having them all interweave is part of the beauty of this pair of DIY earrings. Find even more chain earrings in this collection!

 

 

 

 

Metal Earrings

Egyptian Gemstone EarringsThere’s something to be said for keeping it simple. These metal earrings do just that. If you want a quick, easy-to-follow tutorial for how to make gemstone earrings like these Egyptian Gemstone Earrings, this free eBook is for you. Find more metal earrings like these, and start crafting these fabulous jewelry pieces today!

 

 

 

Wire EarringsEnchanting Blue-Eyed Drop Earrings

These Enchanting Blue-Eyed Drop Earrings are sophisticated and elegant earrings that would be perfect for making and giving as gifts to your friends and family. Find these and other simple, yet stylish wire earring tutorials in this eBook, and craft delightful DIY earrings.

 

 

 

 

Find these earring patterns and more in 10 DIY Earrings: Chain Earrings, Metal Earrings, Wire Earrings, and More, and be sure to check out AllFreeJewelryMaking.com for the latest trendy DIY earring projects!

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Make Metal Stamped Jewelry: 14 DIY Projects

One of the hottest trends in the jewelry making world right now is metal stamping. Have you tried it yet? Metal Stamping is a great way to make handmade jewelry. It is such a fun way to make personalized DIY jewelry pieces. Beading is the best, but sometimes it is good to step outside the box and learn a new skill. That is why we at AllFreeJewelryMaking have put together this list of some exciting metal stamping tutorials, just for you. Whether you are new to the craft, or a veteran of metal stamping, you will love these fantastic homemade jewelry projects.

Metal Stamped DIY Jewelry Projets
From stunning DIY pendants to stylish homemade bracelets, you are sure to find the right metal stamped jewelry piece for you among these projects. There are projects for everyone, from beginner to veteran jewelry makers, so no matter what your skill level, you will have a gorgeous piece to create. Learn new skills, like How to Stamp Metal Charms and the art of Transferring Images to Metal. A wide range of jewelry making opportunities arise when you master this metal stamping technique.

 

Stamped Metal Spoon BraceletMetal Stamped Bracelets

Ready to start making some unique handcrafted jewelry? Then these homemade bracelet designs are for you. Get an industrial chic look by crafting these metal bracelets. Try using an old metal spoon to make this super cute Stamped Metal Spoon Bracelet. There are so many possibilities for fun metal stamped bracelets. Here are a couple more exciting bracelet projects:

Stamped Copper Cuff
Industrial Mixed Metal Cuff

 

 

Colorful Eye Candy Metal Stamped NecklaceMetal Stamped Necklaces

DIY pendants and stylish necklaces are staples of metal stamping jewelry. From classic pendants to cool colorful designs, you are sure to find a fun necklace project within this collection. This Colorful Eye Candy Metal Stamped Necklace is a delightful way to play with your metal stamps. Add texture, dimension, and color to create a dazzling DIY necklace piece. Find more exciting metal stamped necklace projects here:

Metal Stamping DIY Pendant
Positive Affirmations Necklace
Spring Forward Pendant
Hidden Message Locket
DIY Hammered Metal Stamp Necklace
Stamped Heart Initial Necklace

 

Textured Metal EarringsMetal Stamped Earrings

Now that you have mastered metal stamping for your bracelet and necklace projects, you will need a pair of DIY earrings to complete your look. Learn how to make simple Textured Metal Earrings with this informative tutorial. Soon you’ll be creating chic boutique style jewelry like these May Flowers Metal Stamped Earrings. There are so many creative possibilities for making your own jewelry with this stamping technique.

 

 

Be sure to check out AllFreeJewelryMaking.com for the latest metal stamping jewelry tutorials!

ImpressArt Newsprint Premium Metal Stamping Kit
Bonus! 

Win the supplies to make these amazing projects! Enter to win an ImpressArt Newsprint Premium Metal Stamping Kit from ImpressArt. We are giving away one fabulous metal stamping kit to one lucky winner. In this awesome stamping kit, you will receive a set of premium newsprint lowercase stamps, a set of newsprint lower case stamps, over a dozen pairs of stamping blanks, a Crystal Rivet Setting Kit, Prism Czech Rivets, and a 1/2 lb metal stamping hammer. The deadline to enter is March 17th, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

 

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15 Oscar-Inspired Free Craft Ideas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year (and no, I don’t mean Christmas)! It is award show season, and it all culminates with the Oscars. I know I cannot be the only one anticipating this Sunday’s airing of the 86th Academy Awards. The star-studded red-carpets, the glamorous presenters, the fabulous dresses, the exquisite jewelry pieces, what is there not to love about this magical, sparkly award show?

Have you kept up with this year’s list of nominees? I still have a few of the Best Picture nominees to see before the big show. Need a reminder of what films are on that list of nominees? Don’t fret, we have rounded-up a list of award-worthy craft ideas to go along with each Best Picture nominee. These crafts are worthy of critical acclaim on their own, but they are also a fabulous way to commemorate the best films of last year. We have several jewelry projects for you, alongside some other outstanding crafts to help you prepare for the big day. The show is soon, so get started today crafting these lovely movie-inspired projects.

Winning Crafts Ideas for the Oscars

First, we have American Hustle, a film with an all-star cast set in the 1970s. The flashy wardrobe is a big part of the ambiance of this film. Get the 1970s look with this Circle and Square Jewelry Set. If fashion isn’t your thing, you can still pay homage to this contender by crafting Mod Circles Wall Art.

Mod Circles Wall Art

Next on the list is Captain Phillips, a film that follows the true story of the 2009 Maersk Alabama hijacking and rescue mission. Feel that patriotic pride from this rescue mission and craft these Salute Earrings. However, you may also just be intrigued by the in-depth look into life on a merchant mariner. In that case, this Nautical Braided Bracelet is right up your alley.

Nautical Braided Bracelet

Dallas Buyers Club and Matthew McConaughey fans, you can show your support for the Lone Star state with this Manly Man Throw from our friends at Fave Crafts.

Manly Man Throw

Gravity is the next film on the list. Do you enjoy the thrill and excitement of space exploration? You are sure to love these Extraterrestrial Hoop Earrings!

Extraterrestial Hoop Earrings

Next up is Her, an unconventional love story between a man and his artificial intelligence computer operating system known as Samantha. Fans of Her are going to want to protect their technology, so they will enjoy these fabulous cell phone holders from our friends at AllFreeSewing.

Lady's iPhone Case

Nebraska is a black and white film featuring a father-son road trip. For old school cinephiles who love black and white films, you will like these recycled retro film strip earrings. If you are simply a fan of the color combination, don’t fret; we still have a project for you, a stunning Black and White Beaded Bangle.

Easy Film Strip Earrings

Philomena is the touching story of a woman trying to find her son who was taken away from her fifty years before. Her one memento of her son is a photograph. Keep your loved ones close to you, with this commemorative Glass Photo Pendant.

Gorgeous Glass Photo Pendant

Next on the list is 12 Years a Slave, the dark and powerful true story of Solomon Northrup, a free black man conned, captured, and enslaved for twelve years. Solomon’s story is known today because he wrote it down. Make your own story known with this Coptic Stitch Bookbinding Tutorial or this tutorial for how to make your own hardcover journal from AllFreePaperCrafts.

Your Very Own Hardcover Journal

Last, but not least, we have Wolf on Wall Street. Fans of the 80s will love these stylish Triple Triangle Leather Earrings. You don’t need a lot of money, these budget-friendly earrings will still inspire envy.

Triple Triangle Leather Earrings

Plus, we have a special bonus project for Frozen and animated film fans:
The Elsa Dress
There are plenty more winning craft ideas where those came from. Check out AllFreeJewelryMaking, FaveCrafts, AllFreeSewing, AllFreePaperCrafts, and all of our sister sites for more buzz-worthy jewelry projects, sewing patterns, holiday crafts, and more!

Which film do you think should win Best Picture this year?

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts: 24 DIY Jewelry Projects

It is less than a month until St. Patrick’s Day. Are you excited? I know I am! The stunning shamrocks, the green colored pancakes, the four-leaf clovers, what’s not to love about this fun holiday? Want even more reasons to be excited for St. Patrick’s Day? We have twenty-four for you! Below you will find 24 DIY Jewelry Projects for St. Patrick’s Day. From earrings to bracelets to necklaces, there are so many options for you in this collection of holiday jewelry for this fun and exciting occasion.

DIY Jewelry Projects for St. Patrick's Day

 

If you are in need of some green for this festive occasion, AllFreeJewelryMaking has got you covered. It’s a well-known rule you are supposed incorporate green into your ensemble on St. Patrick’s Day. These homemade jewelry projects are an easy way to avoid a few pinches this St. Patrick’s Day and create an enviable green jewelry project.

 

St. Patrick’s Day Earrings

Pot O'Gold EarringsYou don’t need to follow a rainbow to find a pot of gold; you can simply follow this charming tutorial for Pot O’ Gold Earrings. These cute DIY earrings are perfect for getting you into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day. Find more festive homemade earrings here:

 

 

St. Patrick’s Day Bracelets

Irish Crystals BraceletThis Irish Crystals Bracelet is the perfect design, whether you want something extra special for St. Patrick’s Day or just want to show some Irish pride. Find this DIY bracelet pattern and more in our list of homemade bracelets for St. Patrick’s Day:

 

St. Patrick’s Day Necklaces

Four Leaf Clover PendantHandcraft your own cute and quirky Four Leaf Clover Pendant in time for St. Patrick’s Day! Find the perfect pendant project or DIY necklace for you in this collection of fun and festive necklace designs:

 

Shamrock Pins

 

BONUS: Be sure to view the rest of this collection, and check out even more jewelry tutorials for St. Patrick’s Day! For more holiday jewelry and other stunning patterns, remember to visit AllFreeJewelryMaking.com.

 

 

 

What is your favorite thing about St. Patrick’s Day?

Fan-Favorites: 10 Wire Wrapping Tutorials

Wound up? Relax with these fabulous wire wrapped jewelry tutorials! Even though February is a shorter month, it can still be a stressful time of year. You need an activity to help keep you calm, and nothing is as fun and relaxing as making your own jewelry. These ten wire wrapping projects are favorites amongst our readers at AllFreeJewelryMaking. So you can take comfort in knowing that you are completing beloved and stylish jewelry pieces.

Everyone loves a good knotted bracelet or a lovely beaded necklace, but sometimes it is nice to expand your jewelry making skills. With this list of cool wire wrapping projects, you can try a new technique and learn a new style of jewelry design. Check out AllFreeJewelryMaking’s list of wire wrapping technique tutorials, and get started making your own stunning DIY jewelry pieces today!

 

Purple Passion Pendant

 

 

This Purple Passion Pendant design uses elegant scrolling silver wire to complement the rich royal purple tones of its stone. Accentuate any color gorgeous gemstone with this free wire jewelry tutorial.

 

 

 

 

Woman-of-the-World Bead and Wire Earrings

 

This free pattern on wire jewelry making is simple, yet intricate. Make these Woman-of-the-World Bead and Wire Earrings for the women in your life who are are colorful and vibrant, just like these beautiful DIY earrings.

 

 

Wire Word Rings

 

These quirky little jewelry crafts take wire-wrapping tutorials in a totally new direction. Make these Wire Word Rings with meaningful or funny messages. You’ll be sure to make a statement with these whimsical homemade rings.

 

 

 

 

How to Wire Wrap a Gem

 

Still looking for the right wire wrapping project for you? Here are six more ways for you to practice your wire wrapping skills:

 

 

Wire Wrapped and Natural Jewelry Pocket Guides Giveaway

 

EXTRA: This collection features several wire jewelry pieces. Want to expand your skills in making these designs? Enter to win the Wire-Wrapped and Natural Jewelry Pocket Guides Giveaway! Learning how to make jewelry has never been easier than with these two helpful pocket guide books. If you have ever wondered how to wire-wrap jewelry, or how to make jewelry inspired by nature, these pocket guides are for you. Enter today to win this fabulous giveaway prize!  The deadline to enter is February 17, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring Preview: 25 Spring Jewelry Designs

Are you tired of winter weather, and looking forward to warmer, sunnier days? I know I am! Having less hours of sunlight and facing icy winds can leave you feeling very weary. That is why the first signs of spring weather are always a delight. Whether it is the sound of buzzing bees, the sight of gorgeous butterflies, or the smell of fresh flowers, everyone has their favorite thing about spring. Start preparing for this lovely season by creating some fabulous jewelry accessories that will get you in a spring-ready mood. Check out Spring Forward: 25 Spring Jewelry Designs for some of our favorite jewelry projects for spring.

 Spring Forward: 25 Spring Jewelry Designs

Even though we here at AllFreeJewelryMaking are not be able to thaw the ice and snow, we can help you warm things up indoors with some spring-ready accessories. We have compiled a list of some of favorite projects for spring, just for you. From nature inspired necklaces to beautiful flower bracelets, we have something for everyone in this collection.

 

Nature Inspired Projects Crochet Wire Flower Pendant

When you think of spring, you think of nature. Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and the smell of rain showers is in the air. Get inspired by all of these natural elements, and make lovely jewelry pieces. These Crochet Wire Flower Pendants are so cute, you are going to want to make a full garden’s worth of them. Find this project and other natural jewelry pieces in our list of spring projects.

 

 

 

 

 

Colors of Spring Designs Braided Seed Bead Necklace

Influenced by the sights of blooming flowers and foliage, all of the colorful pieces in this spring collection reflect the fun and excitement of this thrilling season. From a stitched Swirling Pastel Crystals Bracelet to a simple Braided Seed Bead Necklace, you are sure to find the right colorful spring piece for you in the collection.

 

 

 

 

 

Butterflies, Bees, and More Buzzworthy Bee Cuff

Butterflies are so popular in the crafting world for spring, and jewelry makers are no exception to this trend. We have several butterfly designs, as well as this amazing Buzzworthy Bee Cuff bracelet, for you to choose from to create stellar spring jewelry accessories.

 

 

 

 

 

If you still haven’t seen the right spring jewelry accessory for you, don’t fret! We have even more spring projects for you to choose from. Remember, we are always adding projects to AllFreeJewelryMaking.com, so be sure to check in for the latest seasonal projects and trends!

 

 

Wire-Wrapped and Natural Jewelry Pocket Guide GiveawayBONUS: This collection features several wire-wrapped and natural jewelry pieces. Want to expand your skills in these areas? Enter to win the Wire-Wrapped and Natural Jewelry Pocket Guides Giveaway! Learning how to make jewelry has never been easier than with these two helpful pocket guide books. If you have ever wondered how to wire-wrap jewelry, or how to make jewelry inspired by nature, these pocket guides are for you. Enter today to win this fabulous giveaway prize!  The deadline to enter is February 17, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

7 Rainbow Loom Patterns to Love

Owl Charm Rainbow Loom BraceletHave you heard about the Rainbow Loom craze? The crafting world has been taken by storm by this jewelry making phenomenon! Kids (and adults) have jumped on this new crafting trend. Rainbow Loom crafts are cool accessories (mostly bracelets) made out of tiny, colorful rubber bands that are usually found on the arms of kids and teens. Go to any craft or toy store, and you are sure to find them!

From necklaces to bracelets to rings, there are so many homemade jewelry making options when it comes to crafting these rubber band jewelry projects. You can even add little charms to your projects, like with this Owl Charm Rainbow Loom Bracelet. You’ll be amazed how stylish some of these rubber band jewelry pieces can be; we love this Chic Chain Rubber Band Jewelry and this Grown-Up Rainbow Loom Bracelet. We are so excited about the Rainbow Loom here at AllFreeJewelryMaking that we have compiled a list of some of our favorite rainbow loom patterns for you to enjoy. With a variety of looms to choose from, including the Rainbow Loom, FunLoom, Cra-Z-Loom, and Wonder Loom, you have so many options to choose from to be a part of this craze. Kids and adults alike will love making these colorful, fun DIY jewelry pieces.

Plus, if you or someone you know loves using a rubber band loom, you’re going to love our new giveaway!  AllFreeJewelryMaking is giving away a copy of Rubber Band Loom Crafts, a book from Leisure Arts, filled with amazing designs for DIY projects that you can make on any rubber band loom. Scroll on down to enter today!

 

7 Rubber Band Loom PatternsGrown Up Rainbow Loom Bracelet

 

More Rubber Band Loom Supplies

 

 Bonus!

Rubber Band Loom Crafts Book

Enter to win a Rubber Band Loom Crafts! If you’re a teacher, parent, or anyone who’s talked to a kid recently, you know that rubber band looms have taken the world by storm!  With this craze, you will need a helpful guide to navigate all the options you have to create with this fun product, and that is where Rubber Band Loom Crafts: Easy Jewelry & More for Girls and Guys! from Leisure Arts comes in. Use this book as a helpful guide for kid-friendly projects to make with this fun jewelry making product. Head on over to our giveaway page and enter to win! You only have until February 3rd, 2014 to enter!

 

 

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