I was tasked with the opportunity to cut some yardage of this fun, silky, and stretchy Spandex Ribbon and play around with it, making jewelry or whatever else I could think of and write up some tutorials on what can be done with the ribbon. With so many vibrant colors and patterns to choose from,… Continue reading Fun with Fashion Stretch Spandex Ribbon
The natural and subtle beauty of the new Fall Collection Nature Charms from Nunn Design have all of us at Bello Modo fervent to create jewelry with the charms and hoops. Lindsey has created an incredibly gorgeous and unique pair of earrings, blending metal finishes and shapes in just a way so as to have movement in the… Continue reading North Cascades Double Hoop Earrings
The jewelry I create is often due to a mood I am in or a feeling I want to cultivate in myself. Lately, I have been ruminating too often about the time I must spend away from my beautiful sons while I work and attend college rather than appreciating them and thinking of the good… Continue reading Birthstone Bracelet for Mom
Resin is a fun material because you can make designs that seem to defy gravity. These little crescent moon tags and hexagon heishis have a whole new look in these earrings, suspended like celestial bodies in the night sky.
Here’s a simple project you can make with our new Beadable Cuff Bracelets. It uses our new 8mm Melon Beads in the color Purple Marea, which is a beautiful wash of purples, greens, blues, and blacks. Just another example of the versatility of what you can make with our new Beadable Cuffs. Materials 1 strand 8mm… Continue reading Marea Cuff Bracelet | DIY Tutorial
Preserve an beautiful flower you grew, save a wildflower from a hike, or remember a special occasion by making jewelry from wedding or Mother’s Day flowers.
These earrings combine subtle leather with glimmering bright silver to create what I can only describe as a pair of understated statement earrings. Is that possible? I think so.
These earrings fall into that glorious category of jewelry that looks so much harder to make than it actually is. Our awesome seed bead manager Lindsey took advantage of our pre-made Leaf Chain to make these swingy, subtly shiny dangles. The chain also comes in five different colors, so you have lots of options depending on what… Continue reading Chain Leaves Earring Tutorial | DIY Jewelry
Do you love Christmas themed earrings? Need a quick and inexpensive gift for a Secret Santa? Aunt Martha, Grandma? or your favorite niece? We have some fun solutions for you. These kits are so easy to put together, and really, so sweet! The Christmas Trees are sure to get you brownie points with your grandmother or even your mom! And for young ladies the Pearl Snowman earrings are very coveted. They all go together by stacking the components, and finishing off with a wrapped loop.
These sliders from Clay River are made for flat leather and make beautiful, quick and easy designs. With the medium size sliders you can use four pieces of 5mm flat leather (as I did here) or two pieces of 10mm leather. You can also use one piece of 10mm leather with the small sliders. Select… Continue reading Ceramic Sliders and Flat Leather