Tag: jewelry making

Kumihimo Braiding: How To Use Your Kumihimo Disk!

Kumihimo Braiding: How To Use Your Kumihimo Disk!

Have you heard of Kumihimo braiding? In Japanese, the word ‘Kumihimo’ means gathering threads. In jewellery-making, the art of kumihimo braiding can be combined with beads to create some truly stunning pieces of jewellery… which is exactly what Sarah Millsop does in her latest project! […]

How to Make Square Stitch Emoji Earrings 😎😜😍

How to Make Square Stitch Emoji Earrings 😎😜😍

The square stitch is such a versatile stitch to learn! It gives you the same finish and appearance of a ‘loomed’ piece of beadwork, without having to secure several threads. We always start with the longest, or widest, row in the design. It’s easier to […]

Sarah Millsop’s Criss Cross Crystals Necklace

Sarah Millsop’s Criss Cross Crystals Necklace

A perfect project for any crafter! Criss cross crystals are simple and a beautiful introduction to some jewelry making essentials. This necklace makes a statement but in a subtle and elegant effect. You could make it with smaller beads… but you will need to use a smaller jump ring also. Have a play and even make matching bracelets with the leftovers! – Sarah Millsop

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New To You – Jewelry Making

New To You – Jewelry Making

Join us during National Craft Month as we try a new craft every week! This week we’re getting bead crazy with New to You – Jewelry Making! Jewelry making is a creative craft that lets you wear and showcase your creations. We’ve collected projects, videos, […]

New to You – Shhh! 5 Jewelry Making Secrets for Beginners

New to You – Shhh! 5 Jewelry Making Secrets for Beginners

This year, for National Craft Month, we’d like to challenge you to try something new. Each week we’ll offer you new tips, tricks and projects for a selected craft. For this week we’ve got 5 jewelry making secrets for beginners. Gather up your supplies and give […]