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How to Make Jewelry

Great handmade jewelry can happen in a matter of seconds. I'll show you how to make fiber jewelry, beaded jewelry... clay, wire, you name it. These how-to jewelry tutorials make it easy.
  1. Bracelets for Beginners
  2. Polish Metal Jewelry
  3. Necklaces for Beginners
  4. How-To Bracelets (29)
  5. Beadwork Tutorials (121)
  6. Decoupage (8)
  7. Hemp Jewelry (14)
  8. How-To Necklaces (11)
  9. Resin Jewelry (11)
  10. Pins, Buttons and Brooches (7)
  11. Books on Making Jewelry (7)
  12. How-To Earrings (19)

Chunky Jewelry for Spring
Chunky Jewelry for Spring. Learn how to get the chunky jewelry look as seen on the Spring fashion runways.

Doll Arm Jewelry Tree Photos
Did you craft a doll arm jewelry tree using our tutorial? Upload a photo of your jewelry holder and tell us a bit about how you made it.

Make a Doll Arm Jewelry Tree
Make a Doll Arm Jewelry Tree. Learn how to make a jewelry holder out of cheap doll arms and an old hanger.

How would you decorate a jewelry tree?
How would you decorate a jewelry tree?

Make Air Dry Clay Charms - How to Make Air Dry Clay Charms
Learn how to make a charm that doesn't need baking. Our Guide to Rubber Stamping has the step-by-step tutorial.

Make Shrink Plastic Charms - How to Make Shrink Plastic Charms
Kate, our Guide to Rubber Stamping, will show you how to make cute charms out of shrink plastic and stamps.

Handmade Jewelry
check out these handmade jewelry blogs. You can share thoughts with other crafters and find some great handmade pieces, too.

How To Make Hair Sticks
Learn how to turn a pair of chopsticks into an elegant set of hair sticks.

How-to St. Patty's Day Jewelry and Accessories
In your local department store, St. Patrick's day accessories come in the form of shiny paper top hats, plastic bead necklaces and cheap buttons. Instead of blowing your money on these cheaply made accessories, make something unique that will still be around for next year's Irish festivities.

How-to Necklace Hanger
How-to Necklace Hanger. Learn how to make a necklace hanger with this photo tutorial.

How to Fix a Broken Barbie Neck
What to do if you've broken a Barbie neck while making the Barbie jewelry organizer.

How-to Barbie Doll Jewelry Organizer
How-to Barbie Doll Jewelry Organizer. This photo tutorial will show you how to make a doll jewelry organizer out of a Barbie.

How-To Paper Beads
How-To Paper Beads. This photo tutorial will show you how to make paper beads. You'll be making beads out of paper in no time.

Decoupage Jewelry
Learn how to make decoupage jewelry with these easy instructions for decoupage rings, bracelets and more.

Decoupage Ring
Decoupage any image onto a ring. Learn how to decoupage a ring with this step-by-step photo tutorial.

Junk Drawer Jewelry
Use what you already have to make jewelry that always carries a funky look. Once you start making these easy bracelets and earrings, it's hard to stop. Try the following beginner projects to get you started on your own junk drawer jewelry.

Bake Your Own Beads
Bake your own craft beads with these simple steps.Make flour beads with this easy flour Bead recipe and photo tutorial from Rain Blanken, your DIY Fashion Expert.

Get this $15.00 Button Bracelet for Free
I saw this button bracelet at Rita Caz selling for $15.00 in Yellow Springs, OH. This is a handmade piece, and easy for you to make, too.

Fabric Scrap Earrings
Make a pair of fabric scrap earrings with these easy step-by-step instructions. Great for DIY fashion beginners.

How to Make a Toothbrush Bracelet
Learn how to make a toothbrush bracelet with this complete photo tutorial from your DIY Fashion Expert, Rain Blanken.

How to Make a Hemp Necklace
How to make a hemp necklace. Learn to macrame and how to make a hemp necklace. Make hemp jewelry with these easy step-by-step instructions.

Hemp Jewelry Gallery and Patterns
Learn how to make hemp jewelry. Use beading, macrame, and wire techniques to make your own hemp jewelry.

Potato Chip Bracelet
Easy step-by-step instructions to create your own potato chip bag bracelet and armband.

Craft a Picture Frame Bracelet
Follow these easy instructions to make a bracelet that will display eight small photos.

Make a Pair of Phone Jack Earrings
Free step-by-step project instructions to make a pair of phone jack earrings.

Easy Bead Earrings
Follow these step-by-step instructions to make these easy earrings using only wire and beads.

Make a Button Bracelet
Learn how to make a button bracelet with these easy step-by-step instructions from Rain Blanken, your DIY Fashion Expert.

Beginning Bead and Wire Earring Projects
Earrings are great beginner projects because they usually don't take that long to make. Try one of these easy bead and wire earring projects if you are new to making jewelry or if you just want some fun immediate gratification jewelry to make.

Friendship Bracelets for Beginners
Make a colorful bracelet or anklet using embroidery floss. From your About.com Parenting Teens Guide.

Bottle Cap Brooch
Instructions to make a unique brooch using a bottle cap.

Cable Friendship Bracelet
Make a colorful bracelet or anklet using embroidery floss. From your About.com Teen Parenting Guide.

Fringe Earrings 101
Learn brick, ladder, and fringe all by making these beautiful seed bead earrings.

Felt Heart Pin
Felt Heart Pin. Learn how to make a felt heart pin with buttons and yarn embroidery with this easy step-by-step tutorial.

Is Pressed Penny Jewelry Illegal?
Is Pressed Penny Jewelry Illegal?

Make a Pop Tab Bracelet
Learn how to make a pop tab bracelet with this quick pop tab bracelet tutorial from DIY Fashion Expert, Rain Blanken. Full photos and instructions.

How to Make Paper Clip Earrings
How to Make Paper Clip Earrings

Make Paper Jewelry

Sometimes jewelry tutorials call for exotic shells or dichromatic glass pieces. If you are looking for something a little more accessible to feed your craft needs, try paper. It is readily available, can be stamped or purchased in scrapbook stores, and is endlessly customizable.

How Do I Make Hemp Jewelry?
A DIY Fashion reader asks how to knot hemp twine to make macrame jewelry.

Credit Card Earring Tutorial
Make a pair of credit card earrings with this step-by-step credit card earring tutorial from DIY Fashion Expert, Rain Blanken

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