Мастер-классы по теме Handmade Jewellery
How to Make an "Oak Leaf with Acorns" Brooch
I offer you a detailed DIY on how to make an "Oak Leaf with Acorns" brooch. There is a full guide for embroidery with stone chips, forming the caps of acorns using beads.
Making Beautiful Rep Ribbon Bow
In this tutorial I will show you how to make beautiful bows in kanzashi technique. I recommend to make it of rep ribbons, because in this model it is…
Video Tutorial: Beautiful Ribbon Bow
In this tutorial I will show you how to make a Kanzashi bow of ribbons 4 cm wide. The previous tutorial was about the same model, but of a narrow ribbon. These bows are for adult fashionistas. So, you will need: rep ribbon 4 cm wide; 4 segments 43…
Creating Realistic Berries from Polymer Clay
Let us have a look at the tutorial on creation of juicy realistic berries using a minimum set of tools and materials, which any person may handle, and the result will be great!
DIY Hairpins with a White Flower and Beads
Beaded jewelry looks very gently and feminine on hair. You can wear it with a festive outfit or every day to add some romance and sophistication to your look. Beads can be quite modest and delicate or truly luxurious — a lot depends on what beads and model you will choose.
Making a Pendant Treasures of the Zerg in the Wire Wrap Technique
Today I want to share with you the experience of creation a pendant of copper wire in the technique of wire wrap.
Create and Embroider Your Own Gold Fish Brooch
In China, fish is considered a symbol of abundance, so fish is a Feng Shui talisman that brings prosperity and well-being. This fact explains the Chinese tradition of gifting fish for New Year, thus wishing good luck and financial prosperity in the upcoming year.
Miniature Bee Brooch DIY
Bumble bee — a symbol of principles and values, overcoming difficulties and achieving success. Bumble bees, like no one else, show what it is to overcome any difficulties — in fact, according to all laws of aerodynamics, bumble bees are not able to fly.
Wire Wrapping a Сopper Froggie, or the Taming of the Shrew
It's summer outside but I haven't really seen it. And the culprit is that little thing! That frog. The brooch I've been making all May, June and a half of July. It is not clear why people like it, but it's one from the third dozen of my frogs already. So I let my froggie swim freely!
Twining a Cabochon form Both Sides
I decided to make a DIY for cabochon twining. This method seems pretty and not so corny looking. Hope someone will need this information :) So, you need: - #11 Delica beads - #15 seed beads (Toho or tiny Czech — I took Czech beads because they are…
Jellyfish Pendant DIY with Pearls and Swarovski Crystals
When inspiration comes but you lack time, write down your ideas or sketch them in a special notebook like many artists do. I usually send emails to myself. Until recently, none of the ideas has been worked on.
Weaving and Assembly of Earrings from Two Parts (Rivoli, Shaton SS39)
I want to share with you a pattern for making earrings of two woven parts. The elements can be used as standalone details of other products.
How to Easily Make a Delicate Boho Bracelet from a Ribbon and Beads
Embroider this unique blacelet for yourself or as a gift! Using the idea, you can make a headband or choker. You need: 1. Ribbon. A small piece, the size of your wrist. 2. Beads, rhinestones. 3. Findings. 4. Sturdy thread. 5. Needle. 6. Scissors. 7.
Creating Delicate Spring Earrings with Rauchtopaz and Metal Pendants
In this tutorial I show how one can rather quickly perform graceful earrings from available materials. This DIY is especially useful for beginners :) You need the following materials and tools: oval cabochons 14x10mm, 2 pcs briolettes length…
A DIY Spring Flowers Wreath, or the Second Life of Nail Polish
How to decorate a hairstyle for a celebration, prom or wedding? The answer is easy - flowers! To make this wreath one needs to have a little patience!
Creating a Mzinchaleft Bracelet in the Wire-Wrap Technique
I want to share with you a story of creation of my favourite piece of jewelry — a Mzinchaleft bracelet. I often draw inspiration from magical mystical universe The Elder Scrolls. I'm especially impressed with the huge complexes of abandoned ruins.
How to Make Feathers of Polymer Clay
In this DIY I will show you the process of making such funny feathers. I used the following materials and tools: - polymer clay - pasta machine or…
A New Idea How to Use Felt for Brooch Making
I want to share with you an idea how to use felt when making a jewelry. You need - a piece of thick felt of good quality - a piece of leather - findings for brooches - glue - scissors - the main characters — felted balls Cut the balls into halves.
How to Sew a Wonderful "Primavera" Bracelet Using Shibori Ribbon
Let me introduce to you the process of creating a shibori ribbon bracelet. Ribbon’s colour reminds me of a spring Spain. And here we go. You’ll need the following: - 11/0 Delica seed beads; - size 9,10 round Czech seed beads; - size 11,15 round…
Creating Hummingbird Brooch from Beads. Part 1
A long time ago, I published a video tutorial on beautiful hummingbird. Now it is available for you.
Video Tutorial: Creating ''RENATA'' Ring from Beads and Swarovski Crystals
I present to your attention a video tutorial on creating of "RENATA" ring from beads and Swarovski crystals.
Creating ''Renome'' Ring from Beads, Swarovski Crystals
I am glad to present you a video tutorial on creating "Renome" ring from beads and Swarovski crystals! Materials: Swarovski rivoli 12 mm — 1 piece; Swarovski pearls 4 mm — 4 pieces; Swarovski pearls 3 mm — 16 pieces; Swarovski…
A Step-by-Step Photo Guide on Making a Fancy Ladybug Brooch
I offer you to make a beautiful piece of jewellery. a ladybug bird. The process is not very complicated but laborious and takes several hours.
Sculpting a Butterfly out of Polymer Clay
This is a tutorial on creating a monochrome butterfly with openwork pattern on the wings.You need these materials and tools: 1. Polymer clay of 2 contrasting colors.2. Knife.3. Needle or awl.4. Knitting needle.5. Dry pastel.6. Acrylic paint.7.
Enchanting Bug with Moving Wings: Making an Original Brooch on Your Own
I want to show you the process of making a bug brooch with moving wings. You need: - oval stone (I had jasper) - a bead 10-12mm (natural pearls) -…
Creating an Exquisite Moonlight Brooch With a Lunasoft Cabochon
I present you a DIY on creating an elegant brooch with a lunasoft cabochon. You need: - 18 mm Lunasoft cabochon - 6mm Swarovski pearl beads – 10 pieces (B6) - 4mm Swarovski pearl beads – 10 pieces (B4) - 3mm Swarovski pearl beads – 20 pieces (two colors 10 pieces) (B3) - 2.
Embroidering an Octopus Heliotropium Pendant
Let me introduce you to my marine friend. Meet Octopus Heliotropium, simply put — Octopus of heliotrope colour.
Modeling A Pendant Foxes in Love
Today I want to share with you an idea of making a pendant in the shape of two charming lovers! I hope it will be interesting and simple :) You need: 1. Work surface (I have glass from the frame). 2. Sculpting tools: stacks, art knife, metal ball tool, etc. 3.
Haku Wire Wrap: Making a Fantasy Pendant of German Silver
Today I will show you quite complicated but interesting creation process of a pendant. So, you need: - wire (German silver) 1.3 mm, 0.8 mm, 0.6 mm, 0.
How to Make a Flower Brooch from Leather
Here comes the spring... And I really wanted to please you, my dear readers, with a new DIY. This time I will tell how to make an author's leather brooch. You need: 1) genuine leather (thickness about 0.
How to Embroider a Brooch with an Easter Bunny
Today I publish my first DIY. It's a little exciting :) I'll show all stages of work on the example of creating brooches with Easter Bunny and a willow sprig. I want to say that I don't like souvenirs and trinkets that are never used so I prefer to…
Homemade Bead Caps DIY
I will try to describe some ways of producing simple bead caps using a simple punch. The punches are sold at building material or auto parts stores.
Symphony of Autumn Leaves: Creating a Textile Brooch
After a hot and hasty summer, it is quite logical to welcome autumn. With a humid, spicy air. Golden and purple leaves, with glimpses of tantalizing sunlight. I want to pause and enjoy the autumn...