DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Family Tree Beaded Keyring from eCrafty.com

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With Mother’s Day nearly here, Cheryl has whipped up some gifts that are sure to please the mothers in your life. She made two simple creations using our crystal faceted beads in birthstone colors and family tree charms using products from eCrafty.com.

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Beaded Birthstone Keychain Recipe from eCrafty.com

All supplies from eCrafty.com:

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How to make it: For the Swivel Key Ring, Cheryl moved the key ring to the bottom section of the swivel.  This made room for her birthstone colored crystal dangles and her tree charm.  The dangles were made by threading a few crystals onto a head pin.  You can use the top loop to attach to the center swivel of the key ring, or use a jump ring.  Such a great gift to honor the mothers in your life.

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Cheryl used our SKU 1241F Caribiner Swivel Clasp for her family tree purse clip.  Just a few birthstone color crystal dangles and our SKU 1214L Tree of Life Charm makes a quick and simple gift for mom.

Birthstone Colors Choose your crystal colors with the help of this birthstone crystal color chart below ~ we have a nice selection of multi colored crystals in 4mm, 6mm or 8mm 100pc packs – see eCrafty.com’s affordably priced 606A-C Crystal Faceted Rondelle 100packs.

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Buy it Now Product links ~ you can buy the materials needed for this project by clicking on any of the pictures below.

Price: $5.99

About the Designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

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DIY Glass Pearl Cha Cha Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Cheryl made this incredible glass pearl cha cha bracelet by creating one basic glass pearl beaded dangle in various colors, then attaching them to our 1197B pre-assembled chain maille bracelet base. Her design uses only 4 items – chain maille bracelet baseglass pearlsball end headpins and crystal rondelles or bicones.  Gold is the new black, and Cheryl made sure to sneak in quite a few gorgeous gold pearls into this piece.

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You can convert this bracelet into a stunning necklace by clipping the ends to a chain necklace.  Try our 1240z ball chain necklace.  Just clip the lobster clasp of the bracelet to the ring end of the necklace and the ring end to the clasp of the necklace.  Instant glamour.

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Keep reading below for more pictures, color variations, and easy instructions,

DIY Glass Pearl Bracelet or Necklace Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Cheryl created simple dangles using a clear crystal bead and a glass pearl on a ball end head pin.  She attached the dangles as she went to the rings of the charm bracelet.  She loved the color selection of our 8mm glass pearl mix.  You could pick out several strands of pearls in the colors you want.

Cheryl chose to use a chain maille charm bracelet for a full opulent look.  If you want a simpler look, just use a simple single chain charm bracelet like our SKU 1196B.

Price: $2.99
Below is Cheryl’s same design and bead pattern with some different glass pearl color combinations to consider.

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About the Designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

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All NEW Jewelry Maker’s Bead Mixes, Kitchen Sink Have Arrived at eCrafty.com!

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NEWS from www.eCrafty.com Our ALL NEW fancy bead shipment is IN, including a remixed best we’ve EVER seen bold and bright 1135 Everything But the Kitchen Sink (below)

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Well, what can you DO with such a mix? Pretty much whatever you want – start with one of our simple chain bracelet bases, make a beaded dangle from our ball-end headpins or eye pins and beads of your choice, and loop onto the bracelet base to complete. You can also attach your dangles to the base with jump rings. We stock MANY color-coordinated Jewelry Maker’s Bead Mixes to help guide your designs!

Here’s a great inspiration piece from Stone Street Studio in NH – see their lovely shop on Etsy and see their “Fruit Salad” bracelet (sold to me, a few years ago!) below for an idea of how you an use our bright and bold 1135 kitchen sink bead mix in your next design!

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We have MANY other new Jewelry Maker’s bead mix arrivals – including a brand NEW eCrafty.com 536 Happy Hearts, (below)

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eCrafty.com 381 Good Day Sunshine (Orange and Yellow),

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eCrafty.com 371 Tuxedo Black/White Mix,

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and more. Visit us at eCrafty.com and see them all here:

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DIY ‘Best Mom’ Mother’s Day Pins Tutorial from eCrafty.com

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Yes, it’s nearly that time of year! Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and Anne and Cheryl have whipped up a perfect little craft sure to melt any mother’s heart. Our dynamic duo made these simple little lapel pins with eCrafty.com’s Pin Kit SKU 209A and a few assorted charms from our charm selections.

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These could also work as fridge/locker magnets (glass cabochons stuck to our magnets). Or switch the subject to dads, teachers, baby and wedding showers, and so forth! See our easy step by step tutorial below, and start on some of your own!

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About the designers: 

Anne Strasser

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Meet Anne!  The Queen of Glue, she is the ultimate multi-tasker. She does all kinds of things for us at eCrafty.com. Writing. Creating. Blogging. Gluing things to things. More creating. Packing. Taking care of our wonderful customers, of course! When she’s not here, she’s out and about writing, creating, gluing things to things, blogging, gardening, making websites and taking care of her family.

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Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

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DIY Beach Glass Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelet Recipes from eCrafty.com

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Try these easy sea glass beaded bracelets with Memory Wire from eCrafty.com  Look what Cheryl and Anne whipped up recently!

Here are two Memory Wire bracelets with sea glass and charms that will be favorites in your jewelry box.  And so easy to make.

DIY Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelets from eCrafty.com
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Cheryl and Anne used our Memory Wire, along with two of our sea glass bead blends from eCrafty.com for this tropical set beaded cuff bracelets. Memory wire is a very each material to work with for crafters of all skill levels – great for beginners!

DIY Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

Sea Glass with Bird Bead Memory Wire Bracelet

How to make it:

Cheryl cut the memory wire to the length she wanted.  You can have one or two coils, like her bracelet above, or a lot like our bracelets shown at the bottom of this post.

Then she made a loop at one end of the wire.  She strung the beads on the wire in a random pattern.  When she was done putting the beads on, she made another loop.  For the bird dangle, she threaded some 4mm beads and a bird bead onto a ball end head pin.  The loop of the head pins are then fastened to each loop of the memory wire for a finishing tough.

Creating with Memory Wire Tips:

To cut memory wire, you want to use OLD or heavy duty wire cutters, or use specially made memory wire cutters, not your good flush cutters.

To finish the ends: Bend the raw end around one open side of your round nosed pliers with a second set of pliers in your opposite hand.

You can keep it simple, as in the bracelets shown here, or you can add a quick little beaded or charmed dangle by using a headpin, jump ring and charm or extra crystal – see more samples on our blog, here. https://ecrafty.wordpress.com/2014/09/17/diy-easy-memory-wire-bracelet-recipes-from-ecrafty-com/

Memory wire can hold all kinds of things with holes! Try buttons, acrylic beads (for kids) even macaroni!

To finish the other end, simply make a second loop as above. Add a beaded dangle if you’d like. You can use some of our themed charms, or simply our “handmade” or “made for you” charms. You can also use our message charm mix – very fun – lots of choices!

Here Anne created a sea glass seed bead memory wire bracelet using our Ocean Mega Mix spacer beads SKU 1303-MEGA.  She finished the ends by gluing on some cute fish beads.  Darling!

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Price: $2.99
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See more samples on our blog, here. https://ecrafty.wordpress.com/2014/09/17/diy-easy-memory-wire-bracelet-recipes-from-ecrafty-com/

About the designers:

About the Designer: Anne Strasser

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Meet Anne!  The Queen of Glue, she is the ultimate multi-tasker. She does all kinds of things for us at eCrafty.com. Writing. Creating. Blogging. Gluing things to things. More creating. Packing. Taking care of our wonderful customers, of course! When she’s not here, she’s out and about writing, creating, gluing things to things, blogging, gardening, making websites and taking care of her family.

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Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

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DIY Modern Art Mosaic Shell Pendant Necklace Recipe from eCrafty.com

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amhsmosaicshellpentapr2015Make some modern art to wear! Anne made this Mondrian and stained glass inspired necklace by filling one of our 1″ square tray pendants with black polymer clay and then embedding brightly colored shell beads into the clay, using one of our bali swirl beads as the focal point. This is a fun and easy project for any level of crafter, with sophisticated results!

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DIY Modern Art Mosaic Shell Pendant Necklace Recipe from eCrafty.com

To make it:

  • Fill a 1″ square pendant base with polymer clay slightly lower than the lip of the pendant base. (Anne used Fimo brand.)
  • Push the shell beads and bali swirl bead into the clay until well seated.
  • Clean off any excess clay and smooth what remains.
  • Bake the pendant according to clay directions.
  • Add a chain or cord and wear!

eCrafty.com Supply list with clickable product links:

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About the Designer: Anne Strasser

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Meet Anne!  The Queen of Glue, she is the ultimate multi-tasker. She does all kinds of things for us at eCrafty.com. Writing. Creating. Blogging. Gluing things to things. More creating. Packing. Taking care of our wonderful customers, of course! When she’s not here, she’s out and about writing, creating, gluing things to things, blogging, gardening, making websites and taking care of her family.

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DIY Blossoms & Branches Springtime Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Let the warm weather and sunshine inspire you to make a Spring Flower Blossoms & Branches Garden Charm Bracelet. It is light, delicate, and moves with you, reminding you of the beauty and vitality of nature. Using just a few jewelry making supplies from eCrafty.com, it is quick and easy to make. For instructions and a very short supply list, read on!

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DIY Blossoms & Branches Charm Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

Note: This makes a 8 1/2″ finished bracelet as shown above. Add or remove charms and/or links to adjust length.

Supplies from eCrafty.com: Just 4 items!

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  1. To make it:
  2. Connect 3 of the 5mm jump rings together, inserting the flower charm in the middle ring. Make 5 sets of these connecting rings.
  3. Tip: Using jewelry pliers to hold the jump rings as you connect them will make this step fast and easy.
  4. 2.  Now connect the leaf branch connector bar to one end of the set of jump rings made in step one. Be sure to connect the branch so the curve is the direction you want, and the flower is dangling on the bottom.
  5. 3.  Connect another leaf branch connector to the other side of the set of 5mm jump rings. Be sure that the flower is dangling on the bottom.
  6. 4. Repeat this step until your bracelet is almost the length you want.
  7. 5. Add one jump ring on one end.
  8. 6. Add a jump ring, then lobster claw clasp on the other end of the bracelet.
  9. You’re done!
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  11. You can easily change out the look of this bracelet by using different charms, such as birds, leaves, hearts or angels.
  1. About the designer: Tracy Beardsley
  2. Tracy is a fine artist and a certified Japanese Kimekomi Doll Maker. She enjoys working at eCrafty, and working with all the crazy staff there.
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DIY Easy Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelet Recipes (Round 2) from eCrafty.com

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For an easy fashion statement bracelet, Memory Wire from eCrafty.com is the way to go. Look what Cheryl and Anne whipped up recently!

Here are two Memory Wire bracelets that are sure to garner admirers! Each uses only 2 items – memory wire and one of our translucent crystal bead mixes.

DIY Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelets from eCrafty.com
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Cheryl and Anne used our Memory Wire, along with two of our translucent/crystal bead blends from eCrafty.com for this pretty set beaded cuff bracelets.

DIY Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

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How to make it:

Cheryl cut the memory wire to the length she wanted.  You can have one or two coils, like her bracelet above, or a lot like our bracelets shown at the bottom of this post.

Then she made a loop at one end of the wire.  She strung the beads on the wire in a random pattern.  When she was done putting the beads on, she made another loop.

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Creating with Memory Wire Tips:

To cut memory wire, you want to use OLD or heavy duty wire cutters, or use specially made memory wire cutters, not your good flush cutters.

To finish the ends: Bend the raw end around one open side of your round nosed pliers with a second set of pliers in your opposite hand.

You can keep it simple, as in the bracelets shown here, or you can add a quick little beaded or charmed dangle by using a headpin, jump ring and charm or extra crystal – see more samples on our blog, here. https://ecrafty.wordpress.com/2014/09/17/diy-easy-memory-wire-bracelet-recipes-from-ecrafty-com/

Memory wire can hold all kinds of things with holes! Try buttons, acrylic beads (for kids) even macaroni!

To finish the other end, simply make a second loop as above. Add a beaded dangle if you’d like. You can use some of our themed charms, or simply our “handmade” or “made for you” charms. You can also use our message charm mix – very fun – lots of choices!

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see more samples on our blog, here. https://ecrafty.wordpress.com/2014/09/17/diy-easy-memory-wire-bracelet-recipes-from-ecrafty-com/

About the designers:

About the Designer: Anne Strasser

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Meet Anne!  The Queen of Glue, she is the ultimate multi-tasker. She does all kinds of things for us at eCrafty.com. Writing. Creating. Blogging. Gluing things to things. More creating. Packing. Taking care of our wonderful customers, of course! When she’s not here, she’s out and about writing, creating, gluing things to things, blogging, gardening, making websites and taking care of her family.

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Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

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DIY Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelet from eCrafty.com

Cheryl used our Memory Wire, along with Glass Pearls and Seed Beads, and Dragonfly Charms from eCrafty.com for this pretty beaded cuff bracelet.

DIY Memory Wire Beaded Cuff Bracelet from eCrafty.com

How to make it:

Cheryl cut the memory wire to the length she wanted.  You can have one or two coils, or a lot like her bracelet above.  Then she made a loop at one end of the wire.  She was now ready to string beads on the wire in a random pattern.  When she was done putting the beads on, she made another loop.  To this she added her bead dangles and dragonfly charm.

DIY Memory Wire Millefiori Foil Bracelet from eCrafty.com
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Cheryl loves our two holed Millefiori Foil Glass Beads.  She created a double row bracelet with two separate pieces of Memory WireGlass Pearls and Millefiori Glass Foil Beads.

DIY Memory Wire Millefiori Foil Bracelet from eCrafty.com

Memory Wire Coil in gold, from eCrafty.com

 

Irridescent seed bead spacers from eCrafty.com ~ just .99 cents!

About the designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

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DIY Cane Glass, Sea Glass & Message Charm Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com  SKU 1197B premade chain maille bracelet in bright silver SKU 1151-10-Message Message Charms Mega Mix (100+ metal charms) SKU 1411K  Cane Glass Fire Designs Purple 10pc pack SKU 1298C Sea Glass Beads, 6mm, 4mm, in Urchin Purple SKU 1155 Bali Style Metal spacers, 100 pack SKU 1153 Bali Style Metal Bead Caps, 100 pack, or choose any of our 20pc bead cap packs

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DIY Mermaid Dreams ~ Charms, Pearls & Sea Glass Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Mermaids, seahorses, pearls, and shells all play together on this Seashore Charm Bracelet by Cheryl.  At eCrafty.com we have everything you need.  Just start with our basic charm bracelet base , see our “recipe” below with links to everything you need ~ and have fun!
Make this beautiful sea glass, pearls and seashore charm bracelet with just a few supplies from eCrafty.com

Make this beautiful sea glass, pearls and seashore charm bracelet with just a few supplies from eCrafty.com

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Cheryl used just a few items (list above with links) from eCrafty.com.  She threaded sea glass beads and pearls onto head pins finishing with a loop at the top.  She also used paddle style head pins with our starfish glass beads.  Scallop charms with pearls add more variety.  Abalone shell in indigo blue adds another layer of color.  Then she attached all the dangle and charms onto the charm bracelet base.  So easy.
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BELOW Cheryl also made some beautiful sea glass and silver heart earrings from the same beach glass beads above. Click on the picture below to see our DIY blog post for this easy design. Swap out sea glass bead colors to coordinate your design with our project idea above.

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About the designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

Thanks always and happy creating from all of the busy crafters at eCrafty.com!

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DIY Easy Lariat Themed Charm Necklace Recipes from eCrafty.com

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Lariat necklaces are everywhere right now – here’s how to make your own in just minutes!  This is a perfect beginner level project for any age.

Anne made 4 various themed lariat linking ring necklaces from one very easy basic design: 1 chain in the middle, with linking rings and charms attached to ends.

Winged Charm Lariat Necklace

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To make it:

  • Choose your chain or cord
  • Finish 1 end with linking ring attached with jump ring to your chain.
  • Thread open end of chain through the connected linking ring.
  • Attach themed charm to other end with another jump ring.

Swirled Heart Charm Lariat Necklace

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About the Designer: Anne Strasser

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Meet Anne!  The Queen of Glue, she is the ultimate multi-tasker. She does all kinds of things for us at eCrafty.com. Writing. Creating. Blogging. Gluing things to things. More creating. Packing. Taking care of our wonderful customers, of course! When she’s not here, she’s out and about writing, creating, gluing things to things, blogging, gardening, making websites and taking care of her family.

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DIY Valentine’s Day Cane Glass Pink Black Necklace from eCrafty.com

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Anne made this gorgeous pink and black cane glass necklace with seed beads and our Fire Designs Cane Glass Beads. It is one of our favorites, and perfectly suited to Valentines Day themes! Read on for simple instructions and suggested supplies from eCrafty.com

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To make it:

  • String seed beads onto tiger tail (or stretch cord), alternating with larger cane glass beads at every so many (your choice – here Anne used about 15 smaller seed beads between each larger cane glass bead).
  • Finish ends with cord tips, attach magnetic clasp ends with jump rings.

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About the Designer: Anne Strasser

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Meet Anne!  The Queen of Glue, she is the ultimate multi-tasker. She does all kinds of things for us at eCrafty.com. Writing. Creating. Blogging. Gluing things to things. More creating. Packing. Taking care of our wonderful customers, of course! When she’s not here, she’s out and about writing, creating, gluing things to things, blogging, gardening, making websites and taking care of her family.

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DIY Blue Beach Glass & Bali Connector Necklace Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Look what Cheryl whipped up the other day! She used some jewelry making supplies from our .99 cent sale at eCrafty.com mixed with some of our beach glass and bali style pewter items and came up with a lovely necklace that’s easy to make and beautiful to wear.  This necklace is all links – no string or beading wire! For instructions and clickable supply list & links, read on!

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DIY Blue Beach Glass Necklace Recipe from eCrafty.com

Note: This makes an 18″ finished necklace as shown above. Add or remove links to adjust length. Magnetic clasp detail shown below.

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To make it:

  1. Assemble 11 individual beaded links using the eye pin threaded with sea glass bead round. Form loop on second end (use pliers to wrap second end around an open round nosed plier or thin skewer or chopstick).
  2. You may need to trim the end (nail nlppers work very well for this task!)
  3. Attach 12 bali style connectors with single or double (extra secure) jump rings.
  4. Add magnetic clasp to each finished bracelet (linking ring ends) with jump ring.

You’re done!

You can easily change out the look of this necklace by switching the beach glass bead color – see all of our available sea glass bead colors and sizes here: http://goo.gl/ea8c4P

Supplies you’ll need (clickable links) from www.eCrafty.com:

BELOW Cheryl also made this lovely blue and white porcelain and sea glass linking ring bracelet (below) which goes nicely with the blue white necklace project shown above. See our blog for complete instructions for the bracelet!
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BELOW She also made some beautiful sea glass and silver heart earrings from the same linking rings we used here. Click on the picture below to see our DIY blog post for this easy design. Swap out sea glass bead colors to coordinate your design with our project idea above.

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About the designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

Thanks always and happy creating from all of the busy crafters at eCrafty.com!

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From www.eCrafty.com: Here’s our latest News & DIYs issue with 20% savings code JAN2015, Save 50% (HALF!) on orders $100 plus with savings checkout code HALF2015. Combine with our .99 cent sale for some huge savings!

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This issue has DIY links for Anne’s cute Key to My Heart Mini Bottle Necklace and Cheryl’s Beach Glass and Porcelain Linking Ring Bracelet. Steal of the Week: 10 Charms “Well Behaved Women Rarely Make History” only .99 cents! See full issue here: http://www.emailcontact.com/nl/nl-output.php?nl_id=268189&bus_id=2509 #diy #beads #crafts #99centsale#diyjewelry #jewelrysupplies #beading #beaders #diycrafts#bulkcrafts #bulkbeads #ecrafty #dollarsale #sale #coupons#craftcoupons If you’d like to get our DIYs and COUPON CODES in your inbox, go to http://www.emailcontact.com/nl/nl-subscribe.php?bus_id=2509&list_id=25394

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DIY Blue White Porcelain & Beach Glass Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Look what Cheryl whipped up the other day! She used some jewelery making supplies from our .99 cent sale mixed with some regularly priced items and came up with a lovely bracelet that’s easy to make and beautiful to wear. For instructions and clickable supply list & links, read on!

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DIY Blue White Porcelain & Beach Glass Bracelet Recipe from eCrafty.com

Note: This makes a medium 7.5″ finished bracelet as shown above. Add or remove links to adjust length and wrist size. A small wrist or teen wrist is 6.5″, a large adult wrist is 8″.

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To make it:

  1. Assemble 5 individual beaded links from the eye pin threaded with bead cap, sea glass round, and another bead cap. Form loop on second end. You may need to trim the end (nail nlppers work very well for this task!)
  2. Make 6 beaded dangle by threading headpins with bead cap, porcelain bead, second bead cap, form loop at top, trim.
  3. Make the bracelet base by attaching linking ring to sea glass beaded links with jump rings.
  4. Attach porcelain beaded dangles to each linking ring with jump rings..
  5. Add magnetic clasp to each finished bracelet (linking ring ends) with jump ring.

You’re done!

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Supplies you’ll need (clickable links) from www.eCrafty.com:

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Cheryl also made this lovely sea glass and silver bali style spacer necklace (below) which goes nicely with the blue white porcelain bracelet shown above. See our blog for complete instructions for the necklace!

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She also made some beautiful sea glass and silver heart earrings from the same linking rings we used here. Click on the picture below to see our DIY blog post for this easy design. Swap out sea glass bead colors to coordinate your design with our project idea above.

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Save 20% every month with a subscription to our eCraftyDIYs&News, click here!

Special savings codes:

20% off everything in your cart through end of Dec2014 with checkout code JAN2015 at eCrafty.com

50% off everything in your cart for orders over $200! with checkout code HALF2015 at eCrafty.com

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About the designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

Thanks always and happy creating from all of the busy crafters at eCrafty.com!

DIY Beach Glass & Silver Hearts Earrings Recipe from eCrafty.com

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Several of the items for this project are included in our eCrafty.com .99 cent sale! Read on and happy crafting! Valentine’s Day is one of Cheryl’s favorite holidays.  It is also her wedding anniversary! To get ready for the big day, Cheryl whipped up these darling heart earrings! How cute are these? She used our Beach Glass Rounds, Heart Charms and Linking Rings from eCrafty.com to make these adorable earrings.

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DIY Jewelry Beach Glass & Silver Hearts Earrings Recipe from eCrafty.com

To make the earrings, 
  1. Cheryl started with the middle connector – threading an eye pin with a sea glass spacer bead, a bead cap, a sea glass bead, another bead cap, another sea glass spacer bead, and formed a second loop at the bottom.
  2. Then, she connected a filligree heart charm to the bottom with a jump ring.
  3. She looped the top end to a linking ring.
  4. She connected the linking ring to ear wire with another jump ring.

Supplies and links from eCrafty.com:

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To make the earrings,
  1. Cheryl started with the middle connector – threading an eye pin with a sea glass spacer bead, a bead cap, a sea glass bead, another bead cap, another sea glass spacer bead, and formed a second loop at the bottom.
  2. Then, she connected a filligree heart charm to the bottom with a jump ring.
  3. She looped the top end to a linking ring.
  4. She connected the linking ring to ear wire with another jump ring.
Here are some other jewelry designs by Cheryl using eCrafty’s SKU 1501T linking rings.
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Save 20% every month with a subscription to our eCraftyDIYs&News, click here!

Special savings codes:

20% off everything in your cart through end of Dec2014 with checkout code JAN2015 at eCrafty.com

50% off everything in your cart for orders over $200! with checkout code HALF2015 at eCrafty.com

About the designer: Cheryl Satterlee

Meet Cheryl!
She is a very talented multi-tasking mom and grandmom who we all have the great pleasure of working with at eCrafty.com . She helps us with everything ~ from packing your orders, picking your freebies, to making sure our inventory behaves and everything in-between! When she is not babysitting her grandchildren you will find her pet-sitting, cooking, baking, beading and creating!

Thanks always and happy creating from all of the busy crafters at eCrafty.com!

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