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DIY: Delicate Crystal Necklace

After seeing this post on Kim France’s blog “Girls of a Certain Age,” I was inspired to create my own easy, elegant necklace.  This one is incredibly easy to make, and something you can wear every day.  I wear mine all the time (it’s great on its own or layered …

DIY: Crystal Cuff

You could say I’m on a bit of a crystals kick… first this necklace, and now today’s project!  Today’s DIY could almost be called a mini DIY, as it is just so simple and easy to make.  I’ve long ogled cuff bracelets with rough cut jewels by Kelly Wearstler (and …

DIY: Jump Ring “Coil” Bracelet

This coil bracelet looks like a masterpiece (or at least something you’d buy for quite a bit more money) until you get close and realize that it is actually just a ton of jump rings, strung tightly together to look like a more elaborate piece.  Drying time aside, it will …

DIY: ManiaMania inspired Rough-Cut Crystal Necklace

I know, I know… two DIY projects in one week!  (I had a very crafty weekend and shot several projects… still have several more up my sleeve.) This necklace has been in the works for quite some time, but it took me quite a while to find the perfect quartz …

DIY: Swarovski Crystal Drop Earrings

I have to warn you… these earrings are a little bit of a pain in the butt to make. That said, they are totally worth it. You’ll spend less than $10 making them, (and maybe 1/2 hour) and everyone will think they are DANNIJO or some other fancypants brand.  In …

Designer DIY: Neon Tassle Necklace with Holst & Lee

Today marks part deux in my DIY series with Holst & Lee.  I could not be more excited to share this tassel necklace project with you!  There are a bunch of steps, but I swear… it’s pretty simple.  When I arrived at the Holst & Lee Studio, Natalie had already …