Jewelry DIY

How to make wire wrapped rings for three different shape gemstones

How to make wire wrapped rings for three different shape gemstones

I love fashion rings! But their price tag can be quite scary…Luckily, my crafting skill is here to help. In this tutorial, I will show you how to make wire wrapped rings for three different shape gemstones. You can create lots of beautiful rings using […]

How to make Anthropologie style beaded earrings

How to make Anthropologie style beaded earrings

If you are an Anthropologie fan like me, you’ve probably seen this pair of earrings. I was in love with the design long time ago but intimidated by its complicated look. Recently I finally decided to “crack the code”. To my surprise, all the different […]

Jewelry making basics 8– two earring designs using circular brick stitch

Jewelry making basics 8– two earring designs using circular brick stitch

Most of my jewelry making tutorials are about wire wrapping. However today I want to dive into a different yet fascinating topic — beading. For today’s tutorial, I am going to show you two earring designs using the circular brick stitch. In the first project, […]

Jewelry Making Basics 7 — Three ways to make beaded flower

Jewelry Making Basics 7 — Three ways to make beaded flower

I’ve written a lot of tutorials on how to make flowers using polymer clay. But do you know you can make flowers using only wire and beads? Those techniques have long been used for bride jewelries and hairpieces. They are very easy to learn but […]

Jewery making basics 6 — Herringbone weave and its two variations

Jewery making basics 6 — Herringbone weave and its two variations

Today I want to share with you guys a simple and classic wire wrapping technique — herringbone weave. To make it more fun, I also tweaked the design and created two variations. Let’s get started! This post contains affiliated links. If you buy something through […]

Jewelry Making Basics 5 – Four Ways To Make Wire Clasps

Jewelry Making Basics 5 – Four Ways To Make Wire Clasps

Today’s lesson is all about hand-made wire clasps! Although there are many types of pre-made clasps in the market, I usually don’t like their industrial feel and still prefer to make them by myself. In this tutorial, we are going to cover four basic clasp […]

Jewelry Making Basics 4 – Five Ways To make Ear Wires

Jewelry Making Basics 4 – Five Ways To make Ear Wires

After many polymer clay tutorials, today I want to shift gears and discuss a basic wire wrapping topic — making ear wires. In this article, I am going to show you five simple and elegant ear wires designs using gold filled wire. And share the […]

Simple jewelry DIY Project 1 – how to make pearl cluster earrings

Simple jewelry DIY Project 1 – how to make pearl cluster earrings

Today we are going to explore how to make a simple yet classic pearl cluster earrings. Bead cluster is widely used in handmade earring designs. If you are a jewelry making beginner, this is a great tutorial for you to get started. Materials: 24 3.5mm […]

Jewelry Making Basics 3 – How to make a wire wrapped ring

Jewelry Making Basics 3 – How to make a wire wrapped ring

Today I am going to show you guys how to make a simple wire wrapped ring. You can create so many different jewelry projects with this technique. Using longer wires, you can get a bangle. Adding a gemstone, you can get a beautiful ring. As […]

Boho chic — how to make a dream catcher necklace

Boho chic — how to make a dream catcher necklace

Today I am going to share with you guys one of my favorite necklace designs — a dream catcher! It is a bit challenging but the end result is absolutely amazing! Materials 20 gauge and 28 gauge jewelry wire pale pink and gray polymer clay […]