Crystal + Pearl DIY Bangle Bracelet

Crystal + Pearl DIY Bangle Bracelet at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Happy Friday!  Today we are talking DIY bangle bracelets – and I’m sharing a pearl and crystal version that’s made entirely of beads and wire, making it a really inexpensive DIY jewelry project to make.  It’s a great project for practicing new wire-wrapping skills, because it’s simple repetition of basic wraps.  Plus,, you […]

How to Make a Wire Wrapped Bead Pendant

Learn to Make a Wire Wrapped Bead Pendant at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got a fun wire wrapped jewelry project today that’s perfect for beginners.  Wire wrapping can be really beautiful, but it can also be intimidating when you see some of the gorgeous wire wrapped creations out there!  I’m actually NOT that skilled at wire wrapping myself, but I love the look and I […]

Simple Stone DIY Bead Necklace

Simple Stone DIY Bead Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

If you read here often, you know I really love natural elements like stone beads in jewelry-making.  And I love quick projects.  So take a look at how I combined some of my favorite things during my last quick-craft session: this simple stone DIY bead necklace! I loved these stone beds when I got them […]

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 […]

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 […]