Beading Tutorials and Techniques

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5 Strand Bracelet + Giveaway

5 Strand Bracelet + Giveaway

I'm playing with the concept of an easier way to make a multi-strand bracelet.

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How to Make a Tween Girl's Jewellery Set

How to Make a Tween Girl's Jewellery Set

I was asked by a customer to create a kit for a tween girl’s birthday party so I made this kit.

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How to Make a Blue Focal Bead and Dangle Necklace

How to Make a Blue Focal Bead and Dangle Necklace

Have you figured out yet that I really like blue? Today’s tutorial was inspired by these beautiful acrylic silver-plated blue beads.

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How to Make a Men's Bracelet

How to Make a Men's Bracelet

It’s Father’s Day this weekend so I decided to make a bracelet for my husband.

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How to Make a Multistrand Bracelet

How to Make a Multistrand Bracelet

There’s a huge trend right now to wear lots of bracelets stacked on one arm. This week’s tutorial is how to make one bracelet that looks like you are wearing a 12!

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How to Make a Chain Tassel

How to Make a Chain Tassel

Chain tassels are very versatile, they can be used in many different ways – for example added to earring hooks or as a focal point for a necklace. You can even add a smaller one to a bracelet.

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All About Jump Rings

All About Jump Rings

Using jump rings is an integral part of making jewellery. This tutorial is all about what they are and when and how to use them.

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Dairy Earrings 2 Ways

Dairy Earrings 2 Ways

Can you get the same result by using different methods? I’m testing that theory today by making this pair of earrings twice using two different methods.

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How to Make a Double Strung Necklace

How to Make a Double Strung Necklace

I’m doing it double today with this double strung blue pendant necklace.

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Five Minute Turquoise Teardrop Earrings

Five Minute Turquoise Teardrop Earrings

Another pair of super quick earrings made with only three materials including these wonderful turquoise teardrop beads.

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Five Minute Trinity Earrings

Five Minute Trinity Earrings

Easily made in 5 minutes - these earrings were born because I fell in love with these beautiful closed textured rings.

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Spring Cage Earrings in Less Than 5 Minutes

Spring Cage Earrings in Less Than 5 Minutes

Today’s earrings are ridiculously quick and super easy – you won’t believe it. These earrings take about three minutes to make.

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Five Minute Earrings - Dragon Scale Earrings

Five Minute Earrings - Dragon Scale Earrings

These earrings are super easy to make – if you can open and close a jump ring, you can make them - and if you can't, I can show you how.

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Five Minute Earrings - Teardrop Hoops

Five Minute Earrings - Teardrop Hoops

These teardrop hoops are a continuation of my five minute earring series. Not only are the able to made in five minutes, they also only have 10 steps – you could literally make these to go with your outfit before you leave the house – that’s how quick they are.

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Five Minute Earrings - Red

Five Minute Earrings - Red

Today I’m starting a new series called “Five Minute Earrings”.

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How to Make a Flower Teardrop Necklace

How to Make a Flower Teardrop Necklace

Do you love delicate, dainty jewellery? This tutorial is for you.

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How to Make a Beach Anklet

How to Make a Beach Anklet

While it’s starting to get colder here, I’ve been thinking about hot summer days, sitting on a beach.

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Beginner Jewellery Project - How to Make Flower Bell Earrings

Beginner Jewellery Project - How to Make Flower Bell Earrings

Aren’t these cute? They are so dainty. I’ve been wanting to use these Lucite flower bell beads for sometime and I finally got to it last week.

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How to Choose Jewellery That Suits You

How to Choose Jewellery That Suits You

What factors go into choosing the right jewellery? Do you even think about it or do you just inherently know what suits you?

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How to Restring a Vintage Necklace

How to Restring a Vintage Necklace

I inherited a few pieces of jewellery from my Mum and I’ve been worried about wearing them as they are very fragile so I decided to restring them.

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How to Use a Bead Design Board to Design a Necklace

How to Use a Bead Design Board to Design a Necklace

Learn how to design a necklace using a bead design board.

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How to Make Butterfly Dangle Earrings – Beginner Tutorial

How to Make Butterfly Dangle Earrings – Beginner Tutorial

These acrylic butterfly beads are so popular. I decided it was time I found out what all the hype was about and make something with them.

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How to Make a Cubes and Daggers Necklace

How to Make a Cubes and Daggers Necklace

Not all beads are round! In fact, beads come in all shapes and sizes. This week I used these stunning Czech glass dagger beads to make this beginner necklace.

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Braided Cuff Bracelet

Braided Cuff Bracelet

This cuff is made from braided strands of memory wire.

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The Jewellery Making Tool That Changed My Life

The Jewellery Making Tool That Changed My Life

When I first started making jewellery there was one thing that tripped me up every time.

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I Love Spring Bracelet

I Love Spring Bracelet

This is a fun bracelet made with 16mm bubblegum beads in soft pastel colours, silver stardust beads and a gemstone heart pendant.

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How to Make a Focal Bead Necklace

How to Make a Focal Bead Necklace

A couple of weeks ago I showed you how to design a memory wire bracelet with a focal bead. This week, I’m making a matching necklace.

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Pastel Stardust Earrings

Pastel Stardust Earrings

These earrings are called pastel stardust earrings because the beads are called Stardust Beads, and they come in these wonderful pastel colours.

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How to Make a Focal Bead Memory Wire Bracelet

How to Make a Focal Bead Memory Wire Bracelet

Ever wanted to know how I design my memory wire bracelets? Learn how to design a memory wire bracelet with a focal point.

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Stars and Swirls Necklace

Stars and Swirls Necklace

These Metal Twist Beads had me stumped for a bit, but then I figured out what to do with them.

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How to Make Earrings in Five Minutes - Three Pairs

How to Make Earrings in Five Minutes - Three Pairs

People who don’t make jewellery often think it’s really complicated – and sometimes it is.

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How to Make a Heart Tassel Pendant

How to Make a Heart Tassel Pendant

Last week, I shared how to make Heart Tassel Earrings with you. I had so many people ask me about making these into a necklace that I decided to do it.

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Heart Tassel Earrings

Heart Tassel Earrings

The most romantic day of the year is upon us. Valentine’s Day. Hearts, flowers, everything pink and red – what’s not to love. These heart tassel earrings would be just the thing to wear out with that special someone on Valentine’s Day.

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Licorice Allsorts Bracelet

Licorice Allsorts Bracelet

Isn’t this fun! These beads are amazing. They just look like candy to me.

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Orange Chain Earrings

Orange Chain Earrings

These wonderful orange chain earrings make a statement. Made with Indian glass beads, wire wrapped loops and chain.

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Wire Wrapped Loop

Wire Wrapped Loop

Wire Wrapped Loop Beading Techniques

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Jump Rings vs Split Rings

Jump Rings vs Split Rings

Jump Ring vs Split Ring Beading Techniques

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Jewellery Making Tools

Jewellery Making Tools

Tools - Beading Techniques

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How to Make a Simple Loop

How to Make a Simple Loop

Simple Loop Beading Technique

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Bubblegum Necklace

Bubblegum Necklace

This necklace is made with large bubblegum beads - 20mm and 16mm. It also uses jump rings to make the chain.

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Black Tears Pendant Necklace

Black Tears Pendant Necklace

This long chunky necklace uses acrylic teardrop beads and a 5 loop heart connector to make a real impact.

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Personalised Wine Glass Charms

Personalised Wine Glass Charms

Your guests will always know which glass is theres when you give them these cute personalised wine glass charms.

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Four Christmas Charms for Bracelets

Four Christmas Charms for Bracelets

Who doesn’t love a charm! These four charms can be added to an earhook to make earrings, a chain to make a necklace or a charm bracelet. You could even add them to a wine glass charm or a keyring.

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Bauble Earrings - 15 Minute Beginner Project

Bauble Earrings - 15 Minute Beginner Project

These beautiful Christmas bauble earrings are such fun to add that Christmas touch to any outfit. These are super easy, perfect if you’re a beginner, and only take about 15 minutes to make.

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Queen of Hearts Necklace Tutorial

Queen of Hearts Necklace Tutorial

You had me at teardrop! Alice in Wonderland inspired necklace.

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Butterfly In The Rose Garden Bracelet Tutorial

Butterfly In The Rose Garden Bracelet Tutorial

This stretch bracelet is a nice easy project but isn't it beautiful?

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Halloween Jewellery - Spider in the Web Pendant

Halloween Jewellery - Spider in the Web Pendant

Looking for jewelry for Halloween? Why not make this creepy pendant?

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Long Iridescent Drop Earrings

Long Iridescent Drop Earrings

Don’t you just love these beads? They come in two shades – blue and green – and they have a wonderful iridescent sheen on the outside.

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Breaking the Rules Bracelet

Breaking the Rules Bracelet

This project uses memory wire to make these beautiful bracelets.

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Disco Ball Earrings In Five Easy Steps

Disco Ball Earrings In Five Easy Steps

These super cute earrings make a quick and easy project with stunning results.

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Dragonfly Earrings

Dragonfly Earrings

A few weeks ago, I did an unboxing of some beautiful glass daggers and got the inspiration to create these awesome dragonfly earrings.

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