Word Bead Bracelet DIY


I love quick projects.  I especially love quick accessories; that’s my favorite kind of crafting to do.  So I whipped up a super simple bracelet DIY showcasing these fun new tube word beads that you can make up in about 5 minutes (there’s only 5 minutes of active crafting time – allow an extra 5-10 minutes of drying time).  Just because it’s simple doesn’t mean it’s not stylish, though!  Take a look at this word bead bracelet DIY! I want to {Read More}

June Is Jewelry Month + FREE Jewelry eBook!

CC Jewelry eBook

It’s Jewelry Month here at Crafts Unleashed and ConsumerCrafts.com!  We’re celebrating with 10% off ALL jewelry supplies and a free jewelry eBook with 9 easy to make jewelry projects. Each project has full instructions with great step out photos. Download your free copy of the jewelry eBook by clicking HERE.   Whether you’re a beginner or seasoned jewelry making, there is a project for everyone! From nautical bracelets to grapevine earrings to leather tassel key chains, you’re sure to be {Read More}

DIY Simple Bow Anklet


Whether you wear sandals, boat shoes, flip-flops or go barefoot: your ankles get their opportunity to strut their stuff in the summer. I love the look of a simple anklet. It’s feminine and sweet – yet beachy –  all at the same time. What’s even better is that anklets are VERY easy to make. You can choose a few different connectors and beads and have multiple anklets to sport all summer. Supplies needed to make your own anklet:  Connector Charm {Read More}

Patriotic Layered Bead Bracelet


The 4th of July is my favorite holiday all year.  It’s barbecues and popsicles, family and friends, parades and fireworks – what’s not to love?  So it probably makes sense that I love to make red, white and blue accessories so that I have something festive to wear.  Today I’m going to show you how to make a layered bead bracelet in patriotic colors. I love to make layered bracelets, because they give you the look of a stack of {Read More}

5 Minute Sliding Knot Bracelets


Hi Friends! I am bringing you a very simple sliding knot bracelet project today.  This bracelet takes all of 5 minutes to complete and it’s so easy that you will want to make a bunch of them! Supplies needed to make your own sliding knot bracelet: Leather Cord  or Hemp Cord Gold Bezel Pave Connectors Shiny Gold Circle Connectors Seahorse Charm Links Scissors To make the bracelet, cut two pieces of cord that are around 13 inches long (this depends on how {Read More}

Braided Leather and Chain Bracelet


I have a fun new chain bracelet tutorial for you today! It is super simple to make – which is my favorite type of jewelry. This braided leather and chain bracelet is so pretty and simple enough to wear by itself, or you could wear it with other bracelets for a fun layered look! Ready to get started? Supplies needed to make your own leather and chain bracelet: Sueded Leather Cording (I used ivory) 2mm Small Loop Gold Chain Connector {Read More}

Colorful Accessories: How to Make Bungee Neon Bracelets


When the warmer weather hits, I LOVE adding vibrant colors to my wardrobe. Are you the same way? These fun and colorful bungee neon bracelets scream “summertime!” to me. This was my first experience working with bungee cord – I tried a few different styles of clasps, beads, and stringing. I made 3 different kinds of neon bracelets, and I’m happy to share the pros and cons to each style, along with my best success working with stretchy and bulky bungee {Read More}

Easy Nautical Jewelry: Sailboat & Anchor Bracelets


Today’s sailboat and anchor bracelet project is a style I love to make- with hemp and fun connectors. Once you’ve got the technique down, you can apply it to any style connector to make all kinds of summertime bracelets.  They whip up in 10-15 minutes each, so it won’t take long to make a whole collection, or to make gifts for friends! Supplies needed to make your own sailboat or anchor bracelet: Connectors you love!  I found SO many beautiful {Read More}

Spring Pearl & Rhinestone Bracelet


I love combining different materials in one jewelry piece. I think it makes a fun mix of textures and adds some fun style! Now that spring is just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to make up new accessories to freshen up your wardrobe. This DIY pearl and rhinestone bracelet is a great choice! This pretty spring pearl and rhinestone bracelet is super easy to make and it’s the perfect combo for spring! I love how the mint pearls look with the gold thread. These {Read More}