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5 min no pliers DIY tutorial: sleek silver bracelet

I actually had a totally different idea in mind for this bracelet- i wanted to weave the bead caps to make a really thick bracelet- but unfortunately the cord was too thick! Unfortunately I’d already cut the cord, so I had to think of something else πŸ™‚ What you need: – approximately 18 silver bead… Read more »

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5 minutes no pliers DIY tutorial: punk chic bracelets

What you need: – elastic thread – colourful flat rectangle beads – a mix of silver beads: spacers & spikes Step 1: mix & thread Thread the beads on in whatever arrangement you prefer. Be creative! You can get a variety of looks (see below) When long enough, double knot and snip off the excess… Read more »

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Bottega Veneta inspired: 5 min, no pliers knot bracelet

I’m all about easy, fuss-free and quick DIYs so here’s another bracelet tutorial that requires no pliers, just glue! What you need: – 2 lengths of cord, 1.5 to 2 times the circumference of your wrist – a pair of bails, with a clasp and ending chain attached – glue: I used E6000 but keep… Read more »

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15 min up cycling, no-sew DIY: delicate vine strap camisole

So I’ve wanted to do a fashion/ wearable DIY tutorial for some time now, but I’ve always found using a needle & thread a pain. Thank goodness for no-sew tutorials!! πŸ™‚ This is my 1st attempt at one, let me know if you think I should come up with more πŸ™‚ What you need: –… Read more »

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30 sec DIY earrings: pop of colour studs

Mismatched earrings are all over the runways at the moment. Here’s a way even little kids can ride the trend! This project is SOOOOO easy I don’t think it even needs a tutorial πŸ™‚ I was in the mood for something bright and easy- plus I just happened to have a couple of felt balls… Read more »

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2 min DIY: Spring rose statement earrings

  Yes, I know it’s Autumn not Spring πŸ˜› But I’ve never believed in reserving bright colours for Spring & Summer and wearing drab and dreary colours during the colder months. Surely with the bleak weather (yup, I live in London :P) we’d want more colour in our wardrobe not less? πŸ™‚ Whatever the season,… Read more »

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5 min DIY: matching tribal earrings

What you need: – pair of earring hooks – 2 spikes – 4 metal spacers – 2 disk beads (I chose wooden ones as they are light and juxtapose well with the metal beads) – 2 headpins – pliers & cutter pliers Step 1: Place 1 metal spacer followed by the disk bead and then… Read more »

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5 min DIY: long tassel earrings

This is a piece that is particularly dear to my heart because, the 1st time I wore it, I received a compliment! πŸ™‚ What you need: – 2 earring hooks – 5 jump rings – 6 large hoops – 2 tassels – flat nosed pliers You should be able toΒ get these supplies from any craft… Read more »

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5 minute easy-wear no-pliers tribal bracelet tutorial

This is a really, really simple tutorial- it pretty much consists of stringing beads and tying a knot! What you need: 1. Elaatic thread 2. Wooden beads 3. 4 metal spacers 4. 3 glass focal beads (the “centrepiece”) 5. Glue & scissors 1. String the yellow beads onto the elastic thread. (I decided yellow beads… Read more »