DIY Cabochon Necklace

DIY Cabochon Necklaces at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Well, we are fully into fall here now, but that doesn’t mean everything is pumpkins around here.  I’ve been playing with some of the trends, and I have to tell you that I’m really digging foxes this time of year!  (Think their time has passed?  Well, lucky for you, you can make any […]

Sea Glass + Pearl Charm Necklace

Sea Glass + Pearl Charm Necklace at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Today I’m sharing a tutorial for a casual DIY necklace that combines pearl and sea glass for a look reminiscent of your summer at the beach (without looking overly nautical).  This pale pink charm necklace is a simple design that comes together quickly and works with so many styles! The blush pink pearl […]

Copper + Glass Artist Bracelet Tutorial

Copper & Glass Artist Bracelet Tutorial | happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got an easy bracelet tutorial to share with you today that lets you express yourself in all kinds of ways.  Alphabet beads are fun for kids, but today I’ll show you how they look all grown up, with glass, copper, and metal patina paints.  Unleash your inner artist or wear your own […]

DIY Glass Tile Necklaces with Scrapbook Paper

Glass Tile Necklaces with Scrapbook Paper at www.happyhourprojects.com

Happy Wednesday, guys! I’ve got a bright and simple idea to share with you today using your favorite scrapbook punches or dies (like these great Tim Holtz dies from Sizzix), glass tiles, and a bit of Mod Podge.  I got my hands on some of the new metallic card stock in the Tim Holtz line, […]

Etched Glass Bangles from Recycled Wine Bottles

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All right – today’s project is not the most practical piece I’ve ever made, but I had so much fun making these etched glass bangle bracelets that I’m going to share anyway.  All I’m going to suggest is that if you make them for yourself, I would not recommend wearing them if you’re going to […]

Recycled Glass Bottle Napkin Rings & Kinkajou Prize Pack Giveaway

How To Make Recycled Glass Napkin Rings at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you Bottle Cutting Inc. for sponsoring today’s awesome giveaway package! So we’re coming up on (American) Thanksgiving, aka, the one day a year when I actually bust out the real napkins and care about creating a beautiful tablescape for my family meal.  I have a nice, neutral set that we use for special occasions, […]

How To Drill A Hole In Glass: Recycled Bottle-Turned-Lamp

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So if you haven’t noticed lately, I’m all about the re-purposing lately.  I love it!  I’ve got another repurposed glass bottle project to show you today, and I’m going to show you how easy it is to cut a hole in a glass bottle with a Dremel rotary tool so that you can wire it to become […]