Stamped Charm Bangle, and How to Add Eyelets to Metal Blanks

Stamped Charm Bangle & How to Add Eyelets to Metal Blanks at www.happyhourprojects.com

Fair warning, friends: I just tried adding eyelets to my jewelry projects last night.  You probably know where this is going… get ready to see eyelets on all kinds of things now.  Seriously, how am I just now trying this??  It’s SO easy, and it finishes punched holes in blanks such a professional-looking way!  An… Continue Reading…

Handmade Valentine’s Gifts: DIY Wire-Wrapped Heart Necklace

DIY Handmade Valentine's Gift - Wire Wrapped Heart Necklace Tutorial at www.happyhourprojects.com

I don’t know what it is about Valentine’s Day.  I’m not even all that romantic… I think I just really like making heart-shaped projects, haha.  I made up this delicate-looking heart necklace over the weekend and I just LOVE how it turned out.  If you’re brand new to wire-wrapping, you may need to practice this… Continue Reading…

Polymer Clay Gift Tags For Valentine’s Day

Polymer Clay Valentine Gift Tags

Back at Christmas time, I made up some simple polymer clay gift tags.  They were a hit with my family, everyone saved them. :) So as I was playing with yesterday’s polymer clay conversation heart charm bracelet, I thought some conversation heart-themed gift tags would be fun too (especially since I already had my clay… Continue Reading…

Conversation Heart Charm Bracelet

Polymer Clay Conversation Heart Charm Bracelet

I have a fun clay project for you today to get ready for Valentine’s Day – this easy charm bracelet.  I used my family’s initials to make it personal for me! What you will need: Polymer clay in “conversation heart” colors.  I have a lot of colors of clay, so while a few of my… Continue Reading…