Wear It Two Ways: The Magic Braid Bracelet

Wear it Two Ways: Magic Braid Bracelets at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey guys!  Today I’ve got some easy jewelry inspiration, and I’m ALSO going to show you how to make the magic braid – which lets you wear layered DIY bracelets two ways!  This faux-suede studded cord is perfect for this jewelry project because it comes in several colors, and it’s soft on your wrist.  It only […]

DIY Tim Holtz Word Band Easy Friendship Bracelets

DIY Tim Holtz Word Band Friendship Bracelets at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got something extra-friendly to share today: a fun take on friendship bracelets!  These easy friendship bracelets make up in no time at all.  You can use your favorite connectors from the jewelry department, or just take a look around.  Lots of items can be made into interesting and unique jewelry – in […]

Autumn Memory Wire Bracelet | Blueberry Cove September Bead Box

Autumn Memory Wire Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey guys!  I finally had the time to dig into my September Blueberry Cove Bead Box, and I was so happy to see some beautiful autumn colors.  I wanted a way to use as many bright beads as I could, so I decided almost instantly on making a simple memory wire bracelet.  Memory wire is […]

Rainbow DIY Bead and Leather Bracelets

Rainbow DIY Bead and Leather Bracelets at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got a bright and cheerful project to share with you today that comes together quickly (my favorite kind of project)!  You can make these bead and leather bracelets in under 10 minutes, which is a great way to get your craft on for a girls’ night or just on your own to […]

Put Your Name On It: Easy DIY Leather Bracelet

Leather Name Bracelet 2

Happy Monday, friends!  My daughter finally started preschool late last week (I know some areas have been back for a month or more, already) and she asked to make a new bracelet to wear on her first day.  (Be still my accessory-loving heart!)  She has been ROCKING her letters already, so she was immediately drawn […]

Altered Art Bracelets | A Mixed Media Project

Altered Art Bracelets | A mixed media jewelry project using Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® Gelatos® to create tiny, wearable works of art at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey guys!  I hope you’re all having a fantastic week.  School starts this week in my neck of the woods, so we are finally settling down into that autumn routine.  I had a chance to spend some time in the studio this week playing with a new product that today’s sponsor, Faber-Castell, sent me from […]

Apple Themed Charm Bracelet

Apple Themed Charm Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey guys!  I’ve got a fun apple-themed project today for fall or for back to school.  This simple charm bracelet is made from a combination of wire-wrapped bead charms and apple charms, and it makes up in just minutes.  It’s a little outside my usual style, but I was inspired by the beads and charms […]