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DIY Jewelry Tutorials

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You don't have to have expensive gems to make priceless jewelry. Try these handmade tricks from Rain Blanken and you'll be sparkling in no time. Turn junk into jewelry, or upcycle vintage pieces.
  1. Upcycled and Recycled Jewelry
  2. DIY Bracelet Tutorials
  3. DIY Necklace Tutorials
  4. DIY Earring Tutorials
  1. DIY Jewelry Boxes and Organizers
  2. Rings
  3. Hemp Jewelry
  4. Jewelry Making Techniques

Upcycled and Recycled Jewelry

DIY Jewelry Tutorials

Save a calendar and decoupage a new bracelet. Turn pop tabs into glittering gems, and even old magazines can be transformed into beads. Upcycled and recycled jewelry is easy to make, even for beginners.

DIY Bracelet Tutorials

DIY Bracelet Tutorials

A bangle or chain hanging from your wrist can tell what mood you're in on any given day. Try these easy DIY bracelets on for size.

DIY Necklace Tutorials

DIY Necklace Tutorials

From large statement necklaces to simple chains, these necklace tutorials vary

DIY Earring Tutorials

Bowling Ball Earrings by Matt Cole

Learn how to make earrings using shells, beads, clasps and more. Once you buy the posts for your ears, the sky is the limit, guys.

DIY Jewelry Boxes and Organizers

Record Album Bowl

Your treasures need a good home. Make a habitat worthy of your sparkly collection. These DIY jewelry boxes and organizers will help you keep track of the goods.

Rings

Decoupage Ring

You can make rings out of many materials, and they are so small that they often make for quick projects.

Hemp Jewelry

Hemp Jewelry

Hemp; it's not just for hippies anymore. Learn to use macrame techniques to tie up everything from earrings to bracelets with these complete photo tutorials from Rain Blanken.

Jewelry Making Techniques

Tools and Techniques

Even the best of tools are useless if you don't know what you're doing. Even if you have tried out a few of the following crafts in the past, it is always good to have a refresher on how to do them. Here you will find the basic knowledge needed to make your designs come to life. If you are practicing the correct technique, your project will be a success.

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