Side-Clasp Leather and Stone Bead Bracelets

Side Clasp Leather and Stone Bead Bracelets at www.happyhourprojects.com | Make it in 10 Minutes

I opened up my Blueberry Cove Bead box over the weekend and couldn’t wait to dive in!  I made up these earthy leather and stone bead bracelets with a side clasp.  They’re quite easy to make, and don’t require a lot in the way of supplies.  I really like the side clasp (to me, it […]

Etched Peacock Cuff Bracelet

Etched Peacock Cuff Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com | a 10-Minute Jewelry Project

Hey guys, I’ve got a project for you today that’s both fun and easy!  This etched cuff makes up in minutes with your Sizzix Big Shot (or any of the manual machines) and you can even add a hint of color with alcohol ink.  The possibilities are really endless as far as themes you can […]

Easy DIY Button Friendship Bracelets

Easy DIY Button Friendship Bracelets | in 10 minutes or less! at www.happyhourprojects.com

I’ve got another fast and easy project for you to try today.  These colorful button friendship bracelets are inexpensive, don’t require any special tools, and make up in 10 minutes or less.  I’ve designed these to be tied on (like any good friendship bracelet does) but of course, you could add a clasp if you […]

Blueberry Cove Beads Giveaway

Blueberry Cove Beads Giveaway at www.happyhourprojects.com

Happy Friday!  Who’s ready to kick off the weekend with a great giveaway today?  I’m excited to introduce you today to Blueberry Cove Beads, a monthly bead box service available to all my U.S. and Canadian friends who love to design jewelry. I love bead boxes… I get such inspiration from unexpected beads and components. […]

DIY Spring Charm Lockets

Spring Stamped Charm Lockets at www.happyhourprojects.com

One of my favorite things to give when I make jewelry gifts are charm lockets.  People LOVE them because they’re so personal, and they’re a beautiful way of expressing yourself!  New charms can be added, they can be changed for the season or for the occasion, and I’m going to show you today how to add […]

Stamped Floral Scene Bracelet

Floral Scene Stamped Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

Today’s 20-minute stamped bracelet project has been sponsored by ImpressArt. I love metal stamping.  If you read here often, you know this is true.  I have been stamping for 3 1/2 years now, and I think it’s just getting more and more fun – especially as new products and patterns are released!  I spied the […]

Wishbone Leather Bracelet

Wishbone Leather Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends, I have another ultra-easy DIY bracelet project for you today.  This glue-and-go design makes up in 5 minutes or less, it’s as simple as adding a sassy slider and a few drops of glue!  If you’ve ever wondered how to make a leather bracelet, or if you spotted this photo and just want […]

Embossed and Stamped Leather Bracelet

Embossed and Stamped Leather Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

I hope you’re not getting tired of jewelry made with leather, because I’ve really been enjoying all the things I have discovered I can do with it.  You know what that means, don’t you?  I’m dying to show you something new!  I figured out how to emboss leather with a pattern using regular paper crafting […]