DIY Beautiful and Unusual Jewelry

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I don't use much jewelry but I love to see different pieces out of others creativity! I enjoy to feel amazed with nice and easy ideas to DIY.

I also create some necklaces and I'm fond of manipulation of different materials and techniques. I love to mix and glue, textiles, crochet, metal or wood.. and everything around.. I hope you enjoy my findings and works.

Jeans Necklace

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We usually have some old jeans around. Why not to recycle them into a beautiful necklace? Here you have a good photo tutorial.

Chevron Bracelet

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Give it a try! It's so easy to make! You can find the hexagonal nuts at any hardware store and use beautiful color strings.

DIY Pom Pom Necklace

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This is incredibly easy and nice!

Washer Necklace

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Usually we can't find colored washers but you can paint them easily with nailpolish.

How To Make Popsycle Stick Bracelets!

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Do you think it's difficult to bend Popsycle sticks? No, it's a really easy task if you use boiling water!

Bobby pins necklace

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If you want to add some color you can do it with nail polish.

Jewelry out of hot glue

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Do you think glue guns are just for bonding things? Look at these necklaces made of glue! You can design your own.

Zipper jewelry

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Step by step instrutions and some more ideas to reuse old zippers

Geometrical triangle necklace out of a recycled gift card

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One more idea to make jewelry with nail polish. You can also try other shapes and materials like plastic pieces cutted from empty recipients.

Suede Tassel Bracelet

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You can use thsee instructions with other materials. This one is made with leather but you can use cord or strings or even crochet i-cords.

Super easy and stylish rings

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You’ll need glitter, varnish glue and an adjustable ring with a setting pad. Along with this tutorial you have another one of a gold rock and wire ring.

Woven Necklace DIY

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This is just one idea about what you can make weaving. Get your yarn and beads and begin yours!

Beaded necklace out of t-shirt

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I don't think you have any trouble to follow the instructions but you can see more t-shirt yarn jewelry examples on the blog.

Milk Pack Carton Embroidery

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I made this myself and I think that today I would add Mod Podge to get a more shiny look. If you get inspired by this idea of making your own embroidery on carton, please let me know! I would love it!

Beer can and yarn

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I also made this one out of a beer can with embroidery and twisted yarn all glued together. I love to manipulate different materials!

Denim necklace

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This one was made with buttons of some old jeans from my son. There are other necklaces on my flickr account.

Jeans Upcycling

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If you like the idea of upcycling old jeans (not only into jewelry) don't think twice and take a look!

Another cool upcycling idea

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Easy way to work with polymer clay! I love it!

Crochet Squares Necklace

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I love the square mess! Plus the colors.

Jeans Beads Necklace

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Another cool way to make a necklace out of old jeans.

Shrinky dink necklace

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Do you know the shrink plastic? You can find it at any craft store and it's very easy to paint. You have more inspiration on this blog.

Knot bracelet

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With the help of a glass jar, you can mold a bracelet with polymer clay. See the photo tutorial.

Prairie Feather Necklace

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Use fabric scraps to make these feathers, as many as you want to assemble with chains.

DIY Neon Beans Necklace

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We can make jewelry out of anything! This tutorial teaches you how to use beans to make a necklace.

Pasta Necklace

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How to use spaghetti to make a beautiful necklace

DIY: Ombrè Necklace From Pistachio Shells

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This one is made with pistachios but I thought we could make it also with false nails..

DIY: Neon Necklace From Straws

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Continuing with unusual supplies, here is a tutorial made with plastic straws.

Anthropologie Inspired Necklace Tutorial

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Use may use Lycra fabric because it’s stretches good to make a thin knot. You can use an old t-shirt and cut it into stripes.

Silk ribbon cord jewelry

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You can also use fabric yarn or any other strings to make this.

Thimble Necklace

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Nice idea to upcycle vintage thimbles into jewelry!

Make a Clay Geometric Necklace in a Snap!

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I think that this project can be customized enough that you can make it your own (or make it as a gift for somebody!)

Crochet Chain Link Necklace Tutorial

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Use various weight yarns and various fibres in different colors. Just a question of creativity!


Cardboard Jewelry

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Cardboard it's something that we always have at home. You can play around with stripes of cardboard by making shapes like circles or spirals.

String Art Necklace

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Make a jig for wrapping string with cork board or foam. Use little nails around a circle, wrap the string and apply glue thoroughly with a paintbrush.


DIY Mini Crayon Necklaces

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I really like the idea of upcycling crayons into jewelry. It's not difficult to make and it's a cheap way to create a different necklace.

Safety Pin Bracelets

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You need safety pins enough to fit around your wrist. Try with different bead colors and shapes, harmonizing them as you like.

Pretzel Knot Hemp Jewelry

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