Category Archives: DIY

DIY Bandana Necklace

I’m a big fan of jewelry that looks like clothing. The first piece of metalsmithed jewelry that I ever made was actually a brass peter pan collar. It took 3 weeks to make. When I saw Isabel Marant’s bandana inspired necklace, I knew it I had to make one, it was much quicker than the…Continue Reading

DIY Rope & Brass Pendant

Rope and hardware are still a big part of jewelry in Spring 2015. Of course, as a Do-It-Yourselfer, I am thrilled about this. One of my favorite pieces off the runway is this Celine pendant. Now, that piece of hardware is impossible to find but easy to sculpt.Continue Reading

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DIY Asymmetrical Earrings

One of my favorite trends in jewelry this season is asymmetrical earrings. Of course, you don’t have to follow this DIY to get a pair, just mix and match some of your favorite earrings. This week has been a bit of an emotional roller coster for me and I’m starting to feel a bit like…Continue Reading

How to Fishtail Without a Loom

So, you know those rubber band looms you’re seeing everywhere? Oh you don’t hang out in the kids craft section. Weird. You are missing out, it’s awesome. If you aren’t ready to invest $12.99 to try to loom out, never fear, I have figured out how to do the fishtail pattern without actually owning a…Continue Reading

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{DIY Inspo} Kenzo Eye Clutch

Y’all know that I am obsessed eyes and evil eyes  by this point. So I’m sure you can guess that I am freaking out over all of Kenzo’s eye motif stuff.  The lotus eye sweatshirt and the eye print sweatshirt are sold out and the clutch is leather. So I would be S.O.L. except….. I…Continue Reading

{DIY} Spike Necklace

Confession time. I’ve had three strands of these beads in my stash for months. Honestly, I’ve been meaning to do a DIY with them forever but every time I tried, using the full strand was just, too much. This version, with sections of the spikes, is much more wearable and layer-able (not actually a word…Continue Reading