DIY Pyrite Cuff Bracelets

Now we’re getting into more of my territory.

I am a jewelry maker by heart — and have been for decades.

Oh, the countless hours in craft stores searching for the perfect beads, or perfect findings, to make my pieces pop. Continue reading

DIY Agate Wind Chime

Confession: My obsession with rocks runs deep.

I’m an avid collector and have been my entire life, so, needless to say, I’m beyond excited to finally be getting around to posting this tutorial.

I have been seeing these wind chimes everywhere as of late and was dying to create my own version.

And, as with most of my creative endeavors, I wanted to take the opportunity to share with you how I went about it.

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Adventures in DIY Tie Dye

Don’t think of this as a tutorial because, if you do, you’ll be sadly disappointed. Think of this as the anti-tutorial. You can learn from my mistakes how to achieve better results.

There are many DIY projects and crafts that I excel in. Tie dye is not one of them.

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DIY Suncatcher Tutorial

Riding on the coattails of last week’s simplistic dreamcatcher is this week’s noticeably more decadent suncatcher – delivered, as promised! Continue reading

DIY Dreamcatcher Tutorial

If you know me, you know to expect hippie ‘ish – from my clothing choices, to my home, to my hobbies, and my preferences.

Embrace it. It’s not changing.

Due to this, when the lovely Joanna and I were discussing what to craft this past weekend, a dreamcatcher was easily a top contender.

So, insert this tutorial and here we are!

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