Gemstone Earrings Tutorial with Chalcedony and Gold Vermeil

Chalcedony Earrings with Gold Vermeil at www.happyhourprojects.com

I have a great fast project for you today with a touch of gold – which is something I LOVE around the holidays!  Gold is such a warm tone, and so festive – when I spotted these gemstone beads with gold vermeil, I swear, they called my name. Adrianne… wear me.   So it might […]

One-Minute Interchangeable Beaded Frame Earrings

One-Minute Easy Interchangeable Beaded Earrings at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you think you can’t make beaded earrings, I have something to show you today that’s going to blow your mind.  Not only CAN you, but I found a pair of earring frames that not only make it easy, but you can also change the beads up to match different outfits!  Let me show you […]

Easy Beaded Dangle Earrings

Easy Beaded Dangle Earrings with Prayer Beads at www.happyhourprojects.com

I love easy.  Obviously – with my one-hour-or-less theme around here (and even better, the 10-minute project category)!  Today’s project is one of the quick ones – this simple design will let you make beads of all kinds into charms for earrings, bracelets, pendants – anything you can dream up.  Because it only takes 2 […]

Spiral Hammered Wire Earrings

Hammered Wire Spiral Earrings at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you’ve been keeping tabs on my jewelry projects lately, you know I’ve been hammering wire a lot!  I’ve really been enjoying the flexibility of form and the textures and finishes you can create by hammering.  The hardest part of today’s tutorial is getting your two pieces to match to make an earring set, but […]

Simple Hammered Wire Earrings

Basic Hammered Wire Earrings Tutorial at www.happyhourprojects.com

T.G.I.F.  Seriously.  This week has been a killer!  But it’s slated to be a gorgeous weekend around here, and I also have a fabulous new accessory to show you how to make today.  All this craziness in my household has translated to MUST USE HAMMER.  I’ve been playing around with a few hammered wire designs […]

Using Jewelry Connectors To Make Easy Earrings

Using Connectors to Make Easy Earrings at www.happyhourprojects.com

I recently spotted a set of jewelry connectors on the Consumer Crafts website that I just loved.  Connectors are an easy way to make your own jewelry – as the name suggests, you just connect them to other components, and you have instant jewelry.  This was a bonus because it’s a full matched set – […]