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46 Ideas For DIY Jewelry You'll Actually Want To Wear

The world of do-it-yourself jewelry has really stepped up its game. Thanks to all the creative craft bloggers out there, you can learn how to make the kind of jewelry you see in boutiques — and start sporting arm parties in no time.

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1. The Tiny Tassel Bracelet

2. Painted Bobby Pin Earrings

An awesome way to put that leftover nail polish to good use.
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An awesome way to put that leftover nail polish to good use.

3. The Chevron Bracelet

Using string and hexagonal nuts from the hardware store. Get the full directions here.
whollykao.com

Using string and hexagonal nuts from the hardware store. Get the full directions here.

4. The Braided Bead Necklace

Get the full instructions here.
ecabonline.com

Get the full instructions here.

5. The Leather Collar Necklace

via Refinery 29.

6. The Fork Ring

Get the full directions here.
kirstenerickson.blogspot.com

Get the full directions here.

7. The Beaded Fringe Necklace

Get the directions and pattern here.
blog.a-common-thread.com

Get the directions and pattern here.

8. Easy Wire Hairpins

Click here for more directions.
weliveupstairs.blogspot.com

Click here for more directions.

9. The Washer Necklace

Get the full directions here.
bywilma.com

Get the full directions here.

10. Glitter Rings

Here's the tutorial.

11. Polymer Clay Bead Necklaces

Polymer clay, also called Sculpey, comes in a variety of colors and can be molded and baked. Get the tutorial here.
delightedmomma.com

Polymer clay, also called Sculpey, comes in a variety of colors and can be molded and baked. Get the tutorial here.

Here's another stylish necklace tutorial using polymer clay.
creativeindexblog.com

Here's another stylish necklace tutorial using polymer clay.

12. Celine-Inspired Knot Bracelet

Here's another tutorial using Sculpey.
asplendidassemblage.com

Here's another tutorial using Sculpey.

13. The Dainty Knot Ring

14. Neon Rope Cuff Bracelets

15. The Wire Motif Pendant

16. The Wire-Wrapped Rock Ring

Get the full directions here.
buzzfeed.com

Get the full directions here.

17. The Spike Rope Bracelet

18. The Geometric Shrinky-Dink Necklace

Learn how to make shrinky-dink jewelry here.
hocuskocis.blogspot.com

Learn how to make shrinky-dink jewelry here.

Also check out this Shrinky Dinks ring.
curbly.com

Also check out this Shrinky Dinks ring.

19. The Knot Chain Bracelet

More info at I Spy DIY.
ispydiy.com

More info at I Spy DIY.

20. Pretzel Knot Hemp Jewelry

View this video on YouTube

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Watch an instructional video.

21. Painted Leather Triangle Earrings

Get the tutorial here.
henryhappened.com

Get the tutorial here.

22. Beaded Safety Pin Bracelets

The directions are in Spanish so you might want to run it through Google translate.
susannaserres.com

The directions are in Spanish so you might want to run it through Google translate.

Here's another variation plus directions in English.
craftbits.com

Here's another variation plus directions in English.

23. The Ponytail Cuff

This easy hair accessory is made from plumbing rings.
specu-laas.blogspot.ro

This easy hair accessory is made from plumbing rings.

24. The Wrapped Cord Friendship Bracelet

This bracelet is made from embroidery floss and polycord found in a hardware store.
a-few-good-things.blogspot.com

This bracelet is made from embroidery floss and polycord found in a hardware store.

25. The Leather and Chain Arrow Bracelet

Reuse an old belt for this DIY.
bywilma.com

Reuse an old belt for this DIY.

26. Fringe Earrings

Here are the complete directions and supply list.

27. The Cable Knit Bracelet

Download the pattern (.pdf) here.
sascha-lovetoknit.blogspot.nl

Download the pattern (.pdf) here.

If you're not a knitter, you could just wrap cuffs using the material from an old sweater.
little-inspirations.blogspot.com

If you're not a knitter, you could just wrap cuffs using the material from an old sweater.

28. DIY Silver Bugle Geometric Necklace

Get the full tutorial here.
parkandcube.com

Get the full tutorial here.

29. The Braided Cord Bracelet

Learn this knot to make a simple bracelet out of cord.
seekyee.com

Learn this knot to make a simple bracelet out of cord.

30. Studded Bracelets

Martha Stewart shows you how to make leather studded jewelry.
marthastewart.com

Martha Stewart shows you how to make leather studded jewelry.

31. Rope and Pearl Bracelet

Get the full tutorial here.
swellmayde.com

Get the full tutorial here.

32. The Three Strand Bracelet

This dainty bracelet idea comes from Make It and Fake It.
makeitandfakeit.com

This dainty bracelet idea comes from Make It and Fake It.

33. Woven Chain Bracelets

See the tutorial here.
honestlywtf.com

See the tutorial here.

34. The Criss Cross Bead Bracelet

DIY brought to you by I Spy DIY.

35. Disco Earrings

Here is the tutorial for these Chanel copycat earrings.
whowhatwear.com

Here is the tutorial for these Chanel copycat earrings.

36. Nautical Rope Bracelets

Get more directions here.
ablissfuldream.blogspot.co.nz

Get more directions here.

37. Sculptural Folded Paper Bracelets

Download the PDF directions here.
allthingspaper.net

Download the PDF directions here.

38. An Ombre Wrapped Cuff

Get the insanely easy no-tools-required DIY.

39. The Gold Lace Slave Bracelet

See the tutorial here.
shinetrimny.blogspot.com

See the tutorial here.

40. Painted Leather Bracelets

Get the full tutorial here.
abeautifulmess.typepad.com

Get the full tutorial here.

41. T-Shirt Bracelets

Cut strips, braid, and wrap together for chunky bracelets.
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Cut strips, braid, and wrap together for chunky bracelets.

Here's a tutorial on how to turn t-shirts into a nautical bracelet.
brit.co

Here's a tutorial on how to turn t-shirts into a nautical bracelet.

42. Tassel Earrings

Get the tutorial here.
trinketsinbloom.com

Get the tutorial here.

43. Metallic Twig Bangles

This DIY uses real twigs and spraypaint.
apair-andaspare.blogspot.com

This DIY uses real twigs and spraypaint.

44. The Metallic Hardware Necklace

More jewelry made from pipes, by PS I Made This.
psimadethis.com

More jewelry made from pipes, by PS I Made This.

45. The Spike Ring

Get the DIY for this edgy ring here.
studs-and-pearls.com

Get the DIY for this edgy ring here.

46. Spraypainted Rhinestone Necklace

Take any old piece of jewelry (one that's tarnished, perhaps?) and spraypaint a crazy color.
apair-andaspare.blogspot.com

Take any old piece of jewelry (one that's tarnished, perhaps?) and spraypaint a crazy color.

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