Ultra-Easy Friendship Bracelets

How to make easy friendship bracelets!

Hey friends! If you’re on the lookout for a great camp craft as we roll into August, or just want to try a super-easy friendship bracelet design, look no further.  This hemp friendship bracelet project just takes hemp cord and a spare button to make, and I’ll show you two ways to braid it for […]

One-Minute, Instant Charm Bracelet

Instant Charm Bracelet | A 1-Minute DIY Pandora-Style Charm Bracelet, great for gifts (or gifts to yourself!)

Today’s DIY is practically a cheat, because you can literally put it together in one minute.  If you’ve had your eye on a Pandora-style charm bracelet but haven’t wanted to accept the price tag on the charms, then you’ll be happy to hear that you can find large-hole beads for TONS of interests out there. […]

DIY Stone-Embellished Hair Pins

DIY Stone-Embellished Hair Pins a www.happyhourprojects.com | A 2-Minute DIY

I mentioned yesterday that it’s been busy, and that I’ve been enjoying some great instant-gratification creativity.  I have another fast and easy project for you today, and while gluing one thing to another was invented long, long, long ago, I’ve got an idea for using stone cabochons that you may or may not have considered: […]

DIY Stone Cuff Bracelets

Easy DIY Stone Bangles at www.happyhourprojects.com | A one-minute DIY, just mix and match wire bases and stone cabochons!

I’ve been just swamped lately, and when that happens, I turn to my most instant-gratification-ideas.  They’re nearly always jewelry because I want to spoil myself with something pretty, and they can always be done in ten minutes or less.  Today’s cuff bracelets fall heavily into the “or less” category, because they are a glue-and-go style project.  They suit […]

Take It Outside | Midweek Hosting in Just Five Minutes

Take it Outside: Midweek Hosting Made Easy at www.happyhourprojects.com #TargetStyle

This post is promoted by Target. With the weather warming up, kids getting out of school, and everyone settling into a summer schedule, do you do any entertaining?  I have to confess, we typically don’t!  These transitional times mean my house is a mess and I don’t feel like cooking, especially not after spending time […]

Repurposed Succulent Lantern Mini-Garden

Repurposed Lantern Mini-Gardens with Succulents at www.happyhourprojects.com

Show of hands: who else works on gardening projects over the holiday weekend?  I live in Michigan, so it’s usually the first (safe) chance I get for outdoor gardening.  We’ll be fixing up the deck and working on the yard, and adding some fun ideas I’ve been collecting this winter.  So, I thought that a […]