Here are the latest earrings. They’re one level up from the others in this series. What you see below are only the pieces from one earring. In this post I’ll show you the materials for these earrings, you’ll see how they fit the ears and photos of everything you need for this piece of jewelry.
Bonjour les amis!
Today I want to show you a piece of jewelry that’s very colorful and has it’s own unique style:
The entire bracelet is made only out of one piece of cord (about 2 meters/79 inches), glass beads in various colors and a jewelry fastener.
Today I have for you a great idea that everyone can make at home and the best thing is that you don’t need some special materials. The idea is simple…spotted beads or just pieces of some materials on spots! In my case I have for you two big spotted beads which have a history. First I’ll share the story with you and then comes the DIY spotted beads.
When I was a graduate (high school) I wanted to make myself a pair of earrings that would go with my dress. My dress was very simple, light blue with pink, green and dark blue spots or splashes, I can’t label them perfectly .
So I started making the colours, this took me a lot of time, because I wanted the colors of the earrings to match the colours of the dress perfectly. Here is a piece from a photo from my graduation, I have cut only a tiny piece, so that you could see the pattern.
The funny thing is that at the end, after all that searching for the perfect match…. I decided not to wear them! Hahaha, all of that for nothing and probably you’d ask me “Why?”…it’s kinda silly, it’s because I have too much earrings on my ears and these colorful piece of jewelry I made wouldn’t go with everything else.
So…after a few years I decided I had to make something out of these colorful wooden beads. I thought they’d make a perfect necklace:
So, what do you think?
Now for all of you who are curious to know how to make yourself a couple of beads like this here’s the “secret”:
DIY Spotted Beads
Greetings to you all!
Two days ago I had my first order for something specific! My client wanted a bracelet and I had to make this peace of jewelry from a photograph. The great thing is that this design could be transformed in many colors and different number of layers. It’s not that hard to make, but takes long time and patience. Here are the materials I used:
Of course scissors, thread and needles are necessary in all things in this section of crafting…
And here they come – our most important guests…the Beads.