Tag: emerging creatively

A Different Take on the Stretch Bracelet

I got these awesome recycled vinyl disc beads from Happy Mango Beads.  When I got them, I wasn’t sure how to use them. Then I realized that I liked the look of these disc beads all stacked together.  So I decided to make a simple stretch bracelet. Click here for How to Make a Stretchy …

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How to Make A Beaded Pendant with Bead Dangles

This is another simple, but elegant design using spirals.  I didn’t actually mean to include spirals when I first started, but as I made this pendant, I added them.  You can certainly skip the spiral at the top as well as the spiral headpins if you prefer to leave them out. The original idea is …

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How to Make Hammered Wire Earrings

These earrings are so much fun to make and wear!  The only material you need is wire!  I used 18 gauge copper, but you could use any metal you like. This tutorial will get you started with some very basic hammering.  If you haven’t done it before, this is a great tutorial to start with.  …

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