Metal Buttons for Coin Jewelry and a Boho Bracelet

Metal Buttons for Coin Jewelry and a Boho Bracelet

I love coin jewelry, but it can be expensive and difficult to make. It has great bohemian style and feels exotic to wear. When I stumbled across an artisan who has created a gorgeous line of “coin” jewelry by upcycling the metal buttons of days gone by, I was instantly smitten. The button jewelry looked JUST like old coins (or even pirate coins!) and I knew I had to give it ago.Read more ›

Stuck on You: DIY Magnets and Crafting Tips

Stuck on You: DIY Magnets and Crafting Tips

After I posted my cookie sheet magnetic memo board blog post, I was tickled by all of the response to the magnets I used. Not that folks didn’t like the memo board, but they were definitely curious about the magnets.

So, another blog post was born!

DIY magnets are old-hat for crafters like me. They aren’t difficult to make and there is an endless supply of options to turn into magnets. But, I’ve made them often enough to not only have some favorite crafting bits but also some helpful tips. This post contains affiliate links for your crafting convenience.Read more ›