DIY Double Chain Necklace

DIY Double Chain Necklace

To make this necklace, you will need: • Large gold curb chain • Thin gold chain • Gold jump rings • Gold clasp • Flat nose pliers • Chain nose pliers To start, open the large curb chain you can shorten it to a length of about 7″. Cut two pieces of the thin...
DIY Rhinestone Marquis Drop Earrings

DIY Rhinestone Marquis Drop Earrings

To make these earrings you will need: (Products with links are available from Doreen Beads) • Wire cutters • Sharp scissors • A lighter • 2 rectangular or marquis shaped rhinestones • Small multicolored rhinestone chain • Medium multicolored rhinestone chain •...
DIY Anthro-Inspired Beaded Posts

DIY Anthro-Inspired Beaded Posts

These earrings were inspired by Curu Lemon Posts from Anthropologie (no longer available). To make these earrings you will need: • 2 rectangular rhinestones in settings • 4 round rhinestones in a contrasting color • 20 beads • 22 ga or 24 ga wire • E6000 glue...
DIY Anthro-Inspired Matchstick Earrings

DIY Anthro-Inspired Matchstick Earrings

This project is inspired by Anthropologie’s Herkimer Matchstick Earrings. To make these earrings you will need: • 18 ga gold wire • 24 ga gold wire • Small clear or white crystal beads (I used 4mm snow quartz) • Gold earring hooks • Round nose pliers • Flat or...
DIY Alex and Ani Inspired Earrings

DIY Alex and Ani Inspired Earrings

The inspiration for these earrings comes from the sparkler earrings by Alex and Ani, best known for their charm bangles. To make these earrings you will need: • 2 colors of rhinestone chain • Jewel glue (I used E6000 and Aleene’s Jewel Glue) • Scissors • Wire...
current jewelry and old headbands

current jewelry and old headbands

so since classes (and sorority recruitment) started, i haven’t had any time to make anything or blog. i sorta stockpiled a bunch of stuff to post all at once, so here it is! Bird nest post earrings. Silver & goldtone wire with potato pearls. tourmaline...