Evil Eye Friendship Bracelets

These mini evil eye friendship bracelets are just the bomb.com. I always am wondering what to do with all my seed beads — I’m not patient enough to embark on an intense woven piece, so these little charms are perfect for those who want just a taste of bead weaving. What’s awesome about these is … Continue Reading

Mini Monogram Bracelets- “Handmade Holiday” Project 003

  These are my third installment in my “Handmade Holiday” initiative. These are just so dainty and cute! My Mini Monogram Bracelets are perfect for giving to your BFFs around the holidays! These are so simple to make, and cost a minimal amount of money to get them going. Plus, no hard techniques are used … Continue Reading

DIY Single Wrap Macrame Bracelet

  Chan Luu bracelets are just so cool! What’s great about them is that they use simple macrame techniques to produce different results, this time with the addition of beads! This tutorial adds on to my previous Square Knot Friendship Bracelets, but utilizes the beads in a different way; on the outside of the knots as … Continue Reading

DIY Knotted Friendship Ring

  These are my kind of friendship bracelets; they’ve got major sparkle! I love how Frieda and Nellie incorporate gems into their designs, which adds another dimension to these bracelets; it instantly makes them more elegant! I knew I could make a tutorial for these. However, I didn’t want to spend hours knotting to make a … Continue Reading

DIY Braided Friendship Bracelets

  These bracelets are a cinch to make. From site Pura Vida, which donates proceeds of every sale to various causes, these friendship braids are bright, colorful, and good for the world! Make your own by using recycled blue jeans and old t-shirts, which is good for the earth in another way.     Simple, cute, … Continue Reading

DIY Skull Braided Friendship Bracelets

The next tutorial is pretty cool. I love the mix of shiny with matte thread, and these ASOS Retro Skull Friendship Bracelets would be super-cool to make for your friends and yourself! Plus, you can add charms to these (yes, I used a skull, but you don’t have to) to customize these. These come together really … Continue Reading

Simple Square Knot Bracelet

The first installment in my friendship bracelet-inspired tutorial section. This tutorial is a great, easy way to ease into the craft! These are addicting to make; they finish up quick, and you can mix and match colors to your heart’s content. This tutorial will also tell you two ways of finishing these bracelets; one with … Continue Reading

Wire BFF Necklace

What kind of friend wouldn’t love a handmade necklace? These necklaces by Brooklyn-based Gauge Inc. are 14K gold and come with a hefty price tag of $100. However, as you can see, they are totally doable for a DIY. And I’m sure your friend will love the handmade version much better! These necklaces are super … Continue Reading