DIY Straw and Beads Necklace Tutorial from Honest to Nod. Favorite gift to give 4-6 year olds? Large wooden beads and long shoelaces in a small tackle box with the child’s name written in puffy paint on top. Needless to say adult supervision is needed to prevent choking. For more DIY kids jewelry go here: unicornhatparty.com/tagged/jewelry
DIY Plastic Bottle Necklace Tutorial from picklebums. This DIY uses PET plastic and is so easy - plastic and sharpies. For lots more kids’ jewerly DIYs go here: unicornhatparty.com/tagged/jewelry
DIY Wire Harry Potter Glasses Ring Tutorial from Right Where I Left Off. Tip: practice on cheap wire and make on nice wire. For pages more of wire DIYs go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/wire
For excellent information on wire for jewelry see this post: DIY Everything You Need to Know About Jewelry Wire from Jewelry Tutorial Headquarters.These are excellent easy to understand posts for anyone working with wire. TIP: If you are planning to sell wire jewelry it is nice for the customer to know exactly what type of wire they are getting especially if it is sterling silver.
This blog is for my crafting alter ego. I did lots of crafts with my very artistic mother growing up and continue doing them with kids now. I love really good kids' crafts that hold their attention and mine.