Easy Beaded DIY Leather Bracelet

Easy DIY Beaded Leather Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com | A glue-and-go design - if you can measure, cut. and glue, then this DIY is perfect for you!

Hey guys!  It’s been chaos (gosh I get tired of that being true, haha) and you know what that means if you read here often: 10-minute-or-less projects.  Yeah!  I still love to take a creative break, even when things get busy, and ending a quick craft session with a beautiful accessory to wear is like […]

Stamped and Enameled Family Washer Necklace

Cold Enameled Family Stamped Washer Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

Last week I shared some tips about stamping on washers, which is a really nice way to personalize a piece.  Personally, though, I’m always playing around with what else I can add, or what I can combine to come up with a mixed-media style that I love.  So I played with a technique called cold-enameling […]

DIY Leather Bangle Bracelets with Memory Wire

DIY Leather Memory Wire Braceletsat www.happyhourprojects.com

So last time I was shopping Goody Beads (which happens wayyy more often than I care to admit, haha) I spotted some gorgeous DIY leather bracelets in their inspiration area.  I had to make them!  They didn’t have any instructions, but they were pretty easy to make.  I decided to share them with you after […]

I’ll Love You Forever Hand Stamped Washer Necklace

I'll Love You Forever Hand Stamped Washer Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com | A tutorial for hand-stamping your own washer necklace

Recently, my cousin talked to me about  a hand-stamped washer necklace she wanted (you know, one of those not-so-subtle hints for her family?) and together, we designed a piece that was really special to her using a quote from the book she read to her son ever since he was small.  It’s probably one that you […]