Gluten Free Recipe | Mocha Cake

Gluten Free Mocha Cake at happyhourprojects.com | One easy substitution makes this a GF recipe starring cocoa and coffee flavors

Hey friends!  I’ve got a real treat for you today.  Some of you may know that my husband has a gluten allergy, so I post gluten free recipes that the whole family likes from time to time.  Well he is especially excited about the tweaks I made to a chocolate cake recipe, adding brewed coffee […]

May Flowers Necklace Tutorial

"May Flowers" Necklace Tutorial at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  You know what they say, April showers bring May flowers, right?  Well, we’re going to have some floral fun with today’s DIY.  This is a simple necklace tutorial – all we are going to do is make a few bead charms and connect a couple of components from today’s project sponsor, Happy Mango […]

Blue & Brass Cap Easy DIY Earrings

Blue & Brass Cap Easy DIY Earrings at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got some easy DIY earrings to share with you today that use brass bead caps for a vintage finished look.  These earrings take less than 5 minutes to make, too, so it’s a fantastic instant-gratification DIY jewelry project!  Use up leftover beads, or share a strand with a few girlfriends and check […]

Hearts On Fire Hand Stamped Necklace

Heart On Fire Stamped Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’m mixing metals in today’s tutorial showing you how to make a hand stamped necklace. I’m keeping the techniques simple today, and show you how layering different metals and adding charms can give even simple designs depth and character.  If you’ve read here before, then you guys already know how much I LOVE metal […]

Copper + Agate Gemstone Necklace

Copper + Agate Gemstone Necklace | Free Tutorial at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Today’s copper and agate gemstone necklace tutorial is brought to you by Happy Mango Beads and designed by your favorite jewelry blogger (AHEM, that’s me, right?  Haha.)  I’m going to rate today’s design as an intermediate DIY jewelry project, but it does make up quickly!  If you know your way around your pliers, […]

The Three-Minute DIY Leather Bracelet Cuff

3-Minute DIY Leather Bracelet Cuff at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I have another CRAZY EASY jewelry tutorial for you today – a delicious DIY leather bracelet that you can make in 3 minutes or less, with just 4 tools and components.  Take a look at this fabulous arm candy: I can’t take credit for inventing this, I was shopping the new releases at Goody […]

Silk & Silver Easy Layered DIY Bracelet

Silk & Silver Layered Tube Bead DIY Bracelet at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  If you’re looking for a DIY bracelet tutorial that’s got a bit of boho flair, you’re doing to love this easy design.  Suitable for beginners all the way up to experienced jewelry makers, you won’t need specialty tools or techniques for this project – just scissors, glue, and basic bead stringing!  Silk and […]