Valentine’s Day DIY Kits

Valentine’s Day is a treasured holiday that shows and shares the gift of love. Are you looking for the perfect gift to give? GoodyBeads has NEW Valentine’s Day DIY kits, designed by Kristal Wick! Make a fun pair of earrings or dazzling bracelet for your best friend or yourself. Or even gift these DIY kits to your beading friends.

One of the stunning features about these Valentines kits is the quality beads and findings you will get, like Swarovski® crystals and pearls, or sterling silver ear wires. Each kit comes with instructions and beading components. We’ll show you what you get and how easy they are to make.

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Using Cold Connection in Jewelry: How to Rivet

Cold connection is a unique metal technique that connects metal components without the use of heat. While you can connect metal pieces by glue or other adhesive, we will demonstrate some basic steps on how to use rivets.

You will find many cold connection and riveting techniques in steampunk jewelry and metalworking. Once you have the basic tools and components for metal working and rivets, you will find how easy this versatile skill can be used for jewelry making.
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5mm Flat Leather with Slider Charm Bracelets

We love, love, LOVE the simplicity of making 5mm flat leather bracelets. With two simple components of flat leather and a clasp, plus the help of adhesive, you have a simple bracelet in no time. Let’s amp that 5mm flat leather bracelets by adding slider charms and dangles. With over 300 slider charms to choose from on website, you can customize your bracelet with unique charms or colors, make a fun seasonal theme, or choose some of your favorite charms and bling your bracelet.