Instructables: exploring - living - pendant - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:02:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Soldering jewelry: workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-jewelry-workshop/
Soldering jewelry: workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0SQ3/HU4V490L/F900SQ3HU4V490L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0SQ3/HU4V490L/F900SQ3HU4V490L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/0SQ3/HU4V490L/F900SQ3HU4V490L.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput This instructable is based on a jewelry workshop I followed 1,5 years ago. My mother came across an advertisement for a youth jewelry workshop. She asked me if I wanted to follow it, so of course I said yes. It will show you the steps I took to make the pieces and provide you with some tips to m...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:40:59 PDT
Marble and Metal Pendant Necklace (3 versions) http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-and-Metal-Pendant-Necklace-3-versions/
Marble and Metal Pendant Necklace (3 versions) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/6PUB/HU0GTRKP/FIA6PUBHU0GTRKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/6PUB/HU0GTRKP/FIA6PUBHU0GTRKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/6PUB/HU0GTRKP/FIA6PUBHU0GTRKP.SMALL.jpg Fikjast Scott First - let’s say I have collecting issues with marbles. I have bags and bags of marbles – buckets and buckets of marbles. I have marbles everywhere, I love marbles – there, I have said it. I wanted to share some of my marble and metal pendants; three versions 1. The bottle cap style 2. The sun...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:39:27 PDT
Paint Chunk Pendant – Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Chunk-Pendant-Necklace/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:18:35 PDT
Wire-Wrapped Sea Glass Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Wrapped-Sea-Glass-Pendant/
Wire-Wrapped Sea Glass Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/E16X/HTK5N3CU/FJ7E16XHTK5N3CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/E16X/HTK5N3CU/FJ7E16XHTK5N3CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/E16X/HTK5N3CU/FJ7E16XHTK5N3CU.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy My friend and I frequently run to the nearby beach together and go treasure hunting (the treasure being sea glass or shells). I made this pair of necklaces, silver for her and black for me, because I wanted personalized friendship necklaces that would be unique to us. Both pieces of sea glass are li...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 17:13:38 PDT
Splattered paint pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/Splattered-paint-pendants/
Splattered paint pendants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/VZR7/HTIWDVUL/FWUVZR7HTIWDVUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/VZR7/HTIWDVUL/FWUVZR7HTIWDVUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/VZR7/HTIWDVUL/FWUVZR7HTIWDVUL.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput A while ago, I took a square sheet of paper and my watercolors. For some strange reason, I started to splatter the paint on the paper, creating a unique look. The inspiration for this pendant came when I found that paper again. First, I wanted to make a lot of squares like that and cut out the sha...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 00:10:26 PDT
Aquarium Necklace Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-Necklace-Pendant/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/9O4B/HTHKFN6A/FRS9O4BHTHKFN6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/9O4B/HTHKFN6A/FRS9O4BHTHKFN6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/9O4B/HTHKFN6A/FRS9O4BHTHKFN6A.SMALL.jpg phemy This pendant is made from a an empty bezel setting with a polymer clay scene sculpted and baked into it.  The remaining space in the bezel was then filled with resin and allowed to cure.  The same concept could be applied to ring, earring or pet tag bezel settings.  Thank you for viewing my firs...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 21:20:53 PDT
simple beaded pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-beaded-pendant/
simple beaded pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/F4XW/HTGT8ESY/FSPF4XWHTGT8ESY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/F4XW/HTGT8ESY/FSPF4XWHTGT8ESY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/F4XW/HTGT8ESY/FSPF4XWHTGT8ESY.SMALL.jpg prachilele i am not expert in beading technique, so i always look for simple techniques for beading.. few days back i saw snowflake beading pattern on you tube.. i slightly modified it ( i should say simplified for myself).. and made this pendant for making it we need -size 12 needle -2 colored beads -crystal...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 04:34:02 PDT
Photo-Pebbles..Easy as D-I-Y! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-as-D-I-Y-Photo-Pebbles/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:45:47 PDT
Laminated Paper Pendant Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminated-Paper-Pendant-Lampshade/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:29:06 PDT
Bird Pendant from Simple Metal Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-Pendant-from-Simple-Metal-Plate/
Bird Pendant from Simple Metal Plate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YDV0/HSTP2JIU/F4BYDV0HSTP2JIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YDV0/HSTP2JIU/F4BYDV0HSTP2JIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/YDV0/HSTP2JIU/F4BYDV0HSTP2JIU.SMALL.jpg Ael R For a friend's birthday, I decided to make her a necklace with a metallic bird pendant. I wanted to do all myself but I didn't have a lot of money to invest. I first thought about metal clay like silver or copper clay, but it wasn't as cheap as I thought. Therefore, I had to buy at less 50e of equip...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 15:46:27 PDT
Simple Hammered Copper Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hammered-Copper-Earrings/
Simple Hammered Copper Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/5815/HSM54350/F7U5815HSM54350.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/5815/HSM54350/F7U5815HSM54350.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/5815/HSM54350/F7U5815HSM54350.SMALL.jpg MakeNBuild In this Instructable, I'll show you how to make some pretty simple, but very cool looking hammered copper earrings. This is a great Instructable for anyone who wants to make something delicate and pretty, but get their inner blacksmith on! First, gather your tools and materials. For this project...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 22:28:51 PDT
Heart pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-pendant/
Heart pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/398G/HS18B2QY/FCO398GHS18B2QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/398G/HS18B2QY/FCO398GHS18B2QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/398G/HS18B2QY/FCO398GHS18B2QY.SMALL.jpg Diabolik Danger In this instructable you can read how to make a heart pendant from a coin. Material - Coin - Paper - Cardboard - Colored paper - sponge - Old t-shirt Tools - Scissor - Hacksaw, dremel or grinder - Drill - (Super)glue - Ruler - Exacto knife - Different grades of sandpaper - Clamp - Metal polish  ...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:35:00 PST
Beaded heart pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaded-heart-pendant/
Beaded heart pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/B05Z/HRTKHVB8/FEMB05ZHRTKHVB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/B05Z/HRTKHVB8/FEMB05ZHRTKHVB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/B05Z/HRTKHVB8/FEMB05ZHRTKHVB8.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I got my inspiration for this project on Pinterest. This is the pin that I'm talking about. This was the first time using these techniques: tracing an image with wire and adding beads to a wire base shape. I'm really glad with how my pendant turned out and I think the colour combination looks grea...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:53:15 PST
Snowflake pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-pendant/
Snowflake pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/XXA4/HQU4A2GC/F9WXXA4HQU4A2GC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/XXA4/HQU4A2GC/F9WXXA4HQU4A2GC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/XXA4/HQU4A2GC/F9WXXA4HQU4A2GC.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput When I started seeing all those snow projects coming by here at instructables, I wanted to make something snow related as well. But, it wasn't snowing. I did remember we had this coloured sand, so I searched it and there was also a small container of white sand :D My first idea was to add it to bead...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 08:05:42 PST
Pick holder pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Pick-holder-pendant/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/W34E/HQKXFWM6/F0YW34EHQKXFWM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/W34E/HQKXFWM6/F0YW34EHQKXFWM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/W34E/HQKXFWM6/F0YW34EHQKXFWM6.SMALL.jpg Eldalote So.. It looks like I become a little obsesed with picks lately :D I got a new idea of making a jewelry, which can be also useful for something. I created this pendant from wire, which is holding a detachable plectrum inside. Things you'll need: - pencil and paper - plectrum - wire (you can use a...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 15:09:17 PST
Wire Wrapped Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Wrapping-Basics/
Wire Wrapped Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1QK3/HPFZQOMA/FOL1QK3HPFZQOMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1QK3/HPFZQOMA/FOL1QK3HPFZQOMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/1QK3/HPFZQOMA/FOL1QK3HPFZQOMA.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design About five years ago I was making ceramic pendants and looking for special custom settings when I found wire wrapping. Wire wrapped settings require few materials and tools and use no heat or glue. They are so versatile that once you have the basics down you can create a beautiful setting for anythi...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:44:39 PST
Parametric Twisted Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Parametric-Twisted-Lamp/
Parametric Twisted Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/TVA0/HP7HIQLV/FIZTVA0HP7HIQLV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/TVA0/HP7HIQLV/FIZTVA0HP7HIQLV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/TVA0/HP7HIQLV/FIZTVA0HP7HIQLV.SMALL.jpg Aaron Porterfield This is a parametric pendant lamp shade created with Grasshopper (www.Grasshopper3d.com), which is a graphic programming environment plugin for Rhino.  This instructable will cover how to manipulate the shape and design of the lamp using the included Grasshopper definition, as well as how to laser-c...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:09:12 PST
Copper wire wrapped pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-wire-wrapped-pendant/
Copper wire wrapped pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/HTSA/HO22Z7FB/F3GHTSAHO22Z7FB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/HTSA/HO22Z7FB/F3GHTSAHO22Z7FB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/HTSA/HO22Z7FB/F3GHTSAHO22Z7FB.SMALL.jpg ConnemaraBlue This pendant is made with a fused glass teardrop shaped piece, but you could also use a stone or other items of varying sizes and shapes. The following technique is easily adapted to suit your requirements. No expensive equipment required. Tools and Materials Materials: glass or stone drop ...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:16:04 PST
Tea Light for Two -- make your own pendant light from a tea set http://www.instructables.com/id/Tea-Light-for-Two-make-your-own-pendant-light-from/
Tea Light for Two -- make your own pendant light from a tea set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/L7H9/HM8CXL29/FEGL7H9HM8CXL29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/L7H9/HM8CXL29/FEGL7H9HM8CXL29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/L7H9/HM8CXL29/FEGL7H9HM8CXL29.SMALL.jpg Deeg I am a tea geek and I wanted something in my kitchen to reflect that.  What would be better than a tea set hanging from the ceiling?! This light never fails to get a comment from people who see it for the first time and at $250 it was much cheaper than a unique light from the local lighting store. ...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 07:42:39 PST
Stamped Clay Jewelry Elements http://www.instructables.com/id/Stamped-Clay-Jewelry-Elements/
Stamped Clay Jewelry Elements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/VVND/HNTTE8E0/FAXVVNDHNTTE8E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/VVND/HNTTE8E0/FAXVVNDHNTTE8E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/VVND/HNTTE8E0/FAXVVNDHNTTE8E0.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design While I love to use stamps in a lot of my artwork, I think I have the most fun stamping clay. I especially like to make beads and focal pieces for my OOAK jewelry. You can use any kind of durable clay or moldable epoxy, though I will be demonstrating with kiln-fired porcelain. You will need: Clay...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 18:05:08 PST
Chuck Taylor All Stars in Clay! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chuck-Taylor-All-Stars-in-Clay/
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 23:56:03 PDT
Ghost pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghost-pendant/
Ghost pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/D2LI/HMF6RLOV/FDKD2LIHMF6RLOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/D2LI/HMF6RLOV/FDKD2LIHMF6RLOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/D2LI/HMF6RLOV/FDKD2LIHMF6RLOV.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput So, halloween is coming! I decided I wanted to make something easy and small, not a complete costume, but I still wanted it to be something special, one of a kind. Last year I made a crochet ghost, and, I don't know why, but I really like the cartoon-like drawn ghosts. And this year, it's a ghost pe...
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Tue, 8 Oct 2013 21:45:10 PDT
DIY Typography pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Typography-Pendants/
DIY Typography pendants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/NYN0/HM8DDWST/FLVNYN0HM8DDWST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/NYN0/HM8DDWST/FLVNYN0HM8DDWST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/NYN0/HM8DDWST/FLVNYN0HM8DDWST.SMALL.jpg Fairgoods Easy tutorial on how to make your own typography pendant necklace. SUPPLIES: A printout of the word you’d like on your pendant, using Lust Script. Make sure to print it out 250 to 300% larger than the size you’d like the finished pendant to be because they shrink a lot when you bake them. ...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 15:24:11 PDT
Stamped Clay Skull Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Stamped-Clay-Skull-Pendant/
Stamped Clay Skull Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/XBQ8/HLZRA7CE/FX3XBQ8HLZRA7CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/XBQ8/HLZRA7CE/FX3XBQ8HLZRA7CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/XBQ8/HLZRA7CE/FX3XBQ8HLZRA7CE.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design Nothing says Halloween like a brooding skull. Here are instructions for making a great skull pendant out of ceramic or polymer clay. And if you don’t add anything fancy, it makes an awesome necklace for a guy. Note: I was originally planning to make one instructable for both skull and pumpkin clay ...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 15:45:24 PDT
Cast Concrete Pendant Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Cast-Concrete-Pendant-Necklace/
Cast Concrete Pendant Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KD37/HKUD0ZXN/FIVKD37HKUD0ZXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KD37/HKUD0ZXN/FIVKD37HKUD0ZXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KD37/HKUD0ZXN/FIVKD37HKUD0ZXN.SMALL.jpg jbeaton This is a little cast concrete pendant I made for my lovely girlfriends' birthday a little while back, paired it with hammered copper bracelet and a fancy little display stand.   This whole project takes roughly 2 or so hours from start to finish, and the results are great, she has gotten a ton of ...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 20:49:49 PDT
Wire Wrapped Pendants, the Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Wrapped-Pendants-the-Easy-Way/
Wire Wrapped Pendants, the Easy Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/GZ10/HIXKT8FQ/FD2GZ10HIXKT8FQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/GZ10/HIXKT8FQ/FD2GZ10HIXKT8FQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/GZ10/HIXKT8FQ/FD2GZ10HIXKT8FQ.SMALL.jpg cart562 I've been making wire-wrapped pendants for about two years now, after I learned about it from my friends. We originally started with river rocks and plain hardware-store wire, but I progressed to sea glass and occasionally tumbled stones and I use craft wire, of course. I originally meant to make th...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 21:17:21 PDT
Stellated octahedron pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Octahedron-pendant/
Stellated octahedron pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/3PR9/HJGE1HJN/F4G3PR9HJGE1HJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/3PR9/HJGE1HJN/F4G3PR9HJGE1HJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/3PR9/HJGE1HJN/F4G3PR9HJGE1HJN.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput These pendants are created with the same pieces as the cubes in my origami bracelet. With just one extra fold, you can make a stellated octahedron, I believed it was called an octahedron, I searched images of octahedron and this showed up, but apparently a lot of people make the same mistake. But, t...
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 03:31:42 PDT
Ladybug Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Ladybug-Pendant/
Ladybug Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/9L3F/HIUXGSXS/FL09L3FHIUXGSXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/9L3F/HIUXGSXS/FL09L3FHIUXGSXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/9L3F/HIUXGSXS/FL09L3FHIUXGSXS.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng I was on my way to California. Just a few miles outside of Vegas, my car started over heating. With 250 miles to go, there was no way I was going to make it. So I went back home and found the next flight out. This is what I made until it was time to go to the airport. It's a ladybug made from steel,...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 02:19:09 PDT
Veneer Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Veneer-Pendant/
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 19:00:08 PDT
Celtic Knot Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Celtic-knot-Pendant/
Celtic Knot Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/ITSR/HIGEZC2D/FYSITSRHIGEZC2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/ITSR/HIGEZC2D/FYSITSRHIGEZC2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/ITSR/HIGEZC2D/FYSITSRHIGEZC2D.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng The never-ending knot dates way back to the late Roman Empire. Probably even sooner. It can be found in several cultures within their art and architecture. I’m most familiar with it within the Irish, Scottish and Welsh culture. This pendant can be difficult to make but a couple well placed notches m...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 17:26:34 PDT
Faeries Frost Sterling Wire Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Faeries-Frost-Sterling-Wire-Pendant/
Faeries Frost Sterling Wire Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/91U0/HI3TSNND/FT191U0HI3TSNND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/91U0/HI3TSNND/FT191U0HI3TSNND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/91U0/HI3TSNND/FT191U0HI3TSNND.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design You can make this stunning and elegant snowflake pendant for next winter with beautiful sterling wire, pearls and crystal. Fairies Frost MATERIALS: 22g Sq DS Sterling: 2 @ .5” 5 @ 1.5” 9 @ 2” 20 @ 3” 22g Rd DS Sterling 2 @ .5” 19g Rd DS Sterling 1 @ 1” 24g Rd DS Sterling 6-12” 22g Half-Rd DS ...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 13:56:23 PDT
Tree of Life wire pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-of-Life-wire-pendant/
Tree of Life wire pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/6D8P/HHYLVVM8/F3X6D8PHHYLVVM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/6D8P/HHYLVVM8/F3X6D8PHHYLVVM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/6D8P/HHYLVVM8/F3X6D8PHHYLVVM8.SMALL.jpg emilyvanleemput I was inspired for this pendant by this instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Tree-Pendant/ I searched google images for tree of life pendant and then I decided to make my own version. After a bit of trying, this is what I came up with. I hope you like it! What do you need...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 08:20:00 PDT
Cute Bead Pendant in a Jiffy http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Bead-Pendant-in-a-Jiffy/
Cute Bead Pendant in a Jiffy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/IEXJ/HHTE11L1/FUQIEXJHHTE11L1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/IEXJ/HHTE11L1/FUQIEXJHHTE11L1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/IEXJ/HHTE11L1/FUQIEXJHHTE11L1.SMALL.jpg andromedablack Hi y'all! I’ll be showing you how to make a cute beaded pendant. It’s pretty easy to make this adorable little pendant in just a few minutes. So here we go. Hope you like it… Things you'll need:  • Five round beads (any color you like) • Plastic thread (I took a 15cm  long thread for this pendan...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 13:54:35 PDT
50 Cents Heart Key Pendant Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Cents-Heart-Key-Pendant-Necklace/
50 Cents Heart Key Pendant Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/6PMT/HHS9LHA6/FGQ6PMTHHS9LHA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/6PMT/HHS9LHA6/FGQ6PMTHHS9LHA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/6PMT/HHS9LHA6/FGQ6PMTHHS9LHA6.SMALL.jpg nickneubrand This project outlines how to make a custom pendant necklace from zinc. I got bored and like to work with metal so I figured I would try out making some jewelry. This method for making this necklace doesn't involve casting, but can if you want to make it for less 50 cents. Materials: 1) Zinc (You ca...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 19:29:15 PDT
Super Easy Embossed Pendants! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Embossed-Pendants/
Super Easy Embossed Pendants! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/X30Z/HJUWRPN6/FV3X30ZHJUWRPN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/X30Z/HJUWRPN6/FV3X30ZHJUWRPN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/X30Z/HJUWRPN6/FV3X30ZHJUWRPN6.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz It feels great to wear handmade jewelries and feels greater when you make your own jewelries :) In this instructable I'll show you how to make embossed (look alike!) gold and silver pendants in 5 easy steps. I'm sure you'll have fun making these pendants. Lets start! Materials Needed To make th...
By: Muhaiminah Faiz

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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 08:16:07 PDT
Mini Flower Pot Pendant /Bug Ring. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Flower-Pot-Pendant-Bug-Ring/
Mini Flower Pot Pendant /Bug Ring. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/19V7/HHMI75JN/F1819V7HHMI75JN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/19V7/HHMI75JN/F1819V7HHMI75JN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/19V7/HHMI75JN/F1819V7HHMI75JN.SMALL.jpg Mr.Sanchez It´s Walnut season again. This means Crafty Fun Time. In the first Jewelry contest I was a winner of a Beautiful Dremel Stylus so I'm gonna have fun with it. And after gather some Black Walnut seeds I was wondering what to do with these awesome nature fruits.A pair of ideas came to my head. So I hop...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:39:29 PDT
Up-cycled Key pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycled-Key-pendant/
Up-cycled Key pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/IQ7Z/HHOFUX9Z/FNVIQ7ZHHOFUX9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/IQ7Z/HHOFUX9Z/FNVIQ7ZHHOFUX9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/IQ7Z/HHOFUX9Z/FNVIQ7ZHHOFUX9Z.SMALL.jpg zeyanimisbah Key pendants are elegant vintage accessories. This is a great way to recycle broken keys or old keys laying around. Things you will need: Things you will need: Old keys/broken keys Rhine stones, broken brooches etc. Hot glue Jump rings Step one: If you want to change the col...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:28:35 PDT
SEAGLASS SEAHORSE http://www.instructables.com/id/SEAGLASS-SEAHORSE/
SEAGLASS SEAHORSE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/V8JP/HHMHQVG6/FRSV8JPHHMHQVG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/V8JP/HHMHQVG6/FRSV8JPHHMHQVG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/V8JP/HHMHQVG6/FRSV8JPHHMHQVG6.SMALL.jpg rileysays How to make a wire wrapped seaglass seahorse?  We will show you!  The final size of ours is about three inches tall and an inch and a half wide.  You can make larger ones or smaller ones.  This size is nice for a necklace.  Materials needed: 20 Gauge wire for the main body.  You want strength and fl...
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 13:37:28 PDT
Carnival Pendant - Wire Jewelry Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Carnival-Pendant-Wire-Jewelry-Tutorial/
Carnival Pendant - Wire Jewelry Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/Y469/HH2VYI78/F9MY469HH2VYI78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/Y469/HH2VYI78/F9MY469HH2VYI78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/Y469/HH2VYI78/F9MY469HH2VYI78.SMALL.jpg Gailavira At certain angles, the pendants made in this style remind me of the tilt'a'whirl my friends and I used to ride at the fair every year when I was a kid. At other angles, for some strange reason, I just want to tie dye them. They make me remember all those times when I would burst out laughing for no ...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 20:01:09 PDT
How to Make a Dragon Eye Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dragon-Eye-Pendant/
How to Make a Dragon Eye Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/EYHN/HH2VMUDW/FQTEYHNHH2VMUDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/EYHN/HH2VMUDW/FQTEYHNHH2VMUDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/EYHN/HH2VMUDW/FQTEYHNHH2VMUDW.SMALL.jpg MacKenzieDragonWolf Hello, everyone!    This Instructable is a step-by-step tutorial on how to make a dragon eye pendant.  It will show you how to create the cabochon, which will be the eyeball itself, how to sculpt the area around the eye, how to form the wire loop that the pendant will hang on, how to paint it, and ...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 23:23:15 PDT
Laser Cut Raven Steals the Sun Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Raven-Steals-the-Sun-Necklace/
Laser Cut Raven Steals the Sun Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/1X64/HGZO2ALH/FNK1X64HGZO2ALH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/1X64/HGZO2ALH/FNK1X64HGZO2ALH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/1X64/HGZO2ALH/FNK1X64HGZO2ALH.SMALL.jpg HeartwoodDeviant Native American mythology is full of interesting stories explaining various aspects of the world around. The art of these peoples also presents unique styles and imagery to complement these tales. One such tale is the story of how light came into the world. According to the mythologies of the Haida ...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 23:08:50 PDT
zip tie jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/zip-tie-jewellery/
zip tie jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2536/HGH72FNF/FVU2536HGH72FNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2536/HGH72FNF/FVU2536HGH72FNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/2536/HGH72FNF/FVU2536HGH72FNF.SMALL.jpg sursula zip ties are dead usefull, but are the also beautifull? rather not. but: one day i was bored and wanted to make something and the next best thing lying around were zip ties and with a little try and error i found a way to convert the ties into beautifull flower resembling shapes that can be made in...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 01:06:13 PDT
Purpleheart Ouija Pendant with Polymer Clay Inlays http://www.instructables.com/id/Purpleheart-Ouija-Pendant-with-Polymer-Clay-Inlays/
Purpleheart Ouija Pendant with Polymer Clay Inlays - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/0G2K/HFSHFL8N/F3N0G2KHFSHFL8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/0G2K/HFSHFL8N/F3N0G2KHFSHFL8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/0G2K/HFSHFL8N/F3N0G2KHFSHFL8N.SMALL.jpg purpletheory This is my second Ouija themed project, this time using purpleheart wood (Peltogyne), which is a naturally purple hardwood that comes from the tropical regions of Central and South America. I had never worked with purpleheart wood before so I wanted to start with a small project and I also wanted to...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 18:15:42 PDT
Keepsake Vitrine Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Keepsake-Vitrine-Pendant/
Keepsake Vitrine Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/I8D0/HFSHEYHT/F65I8D0HFSHEYHT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/I8D0/HFSHEYHT/F65I8D0HFSHEYHT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/I8D0/HFSHEYHT/F65I8D0HFSHEYHT.SMALL.jpg sjsechrist Show off your finds! Sand, shells, beach glass, seed pods, dried petals, a lock of hair or any tiny trinket that is memorable and meaningful! Easy to assemble, these handmade glass containers are like wearable museum vitrines, housing your own rare and delicate treasures. Materials for the vitrine...
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:16:25 PDT
Polymer Clay Dragon Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Pendant-1/
Polymer Clay Dragon Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/M32L/HFD1E035/F5LM32LHFD1E035.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/M32L/HFD1E035/F5LM32LHFD1E035.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/M32L/HFD1E035/F5LM32LHFD1E035.SMALL.jpg Mema17 These are simple (hopefully) instructions on how to make a polymer clay dragon pendant. They are simple but do require some fine motor skills for some parts. Making this does require baking and sharp instruments so take care. Ingredients These are simple (hopefully) instructions on how to make a ...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 21:50:28 PDT
Fishbowl Pendant - a first laser-cutting project http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishbowl-Pendant-a-first-laser-cutting-project/
Fishbowl Pendant - a first laser-cutting project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/8452/HFD1166R/FGG8452HFD1166R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/8452/HFD1166R/FGG8452HFD1166R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/8452/HFD1166R/FGG8452HFD1166R.SMALL.jpg egp This is a quick and easy project to make on a laser cutter. (I just joined TechShop, and I now have access to all kinds of wonderful equipment, so this is probably the first in a series of "I made it at TechShop" Instructables.) This project assumes that you have already  had some training on safety...
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 19:18:58 PDT
Wooden Air Plant Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Air-Plant-Pendant/
Wooden Air Plant Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/O4OB/HF23X9L8/FU9O4OBHF23X9L8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/O4OB/HF23X9L8/FU9O4OBHF23X9L8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/O4OB/HF23X9L8/FU9O4OBHF23X9L8.SMALL.jpg CobyUnger Are you someone who likes to always be surrounded by plants? Why not carry one with you around your neck?  This piece of original jewelry is a good introduction into small scale wood bending and mold making. The materials you will need include: Veneer (Make sure it is between 1/26th and 1/40th of...
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 19:40:31 PDT
Super Easy Beer Bottle Cap Stone Chip Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Bottle-Cap-Stone-Chip-Pendant/
Super Easy Beer Bottle Cap Stone Chip Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/Q9TX/HEXSMJ1E/FS3Q9TXHEXSMJ1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/Q9TX/HEXSMJ1E/FS3Q9TXHEXSMJ1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/Q9TX/HEXSMJ1E/FS3Q9TXHEXSMJ1E.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hey Fellows, Now this is something very different than what you had seen me doing (The Lamps and lighting stuff :-) ). Change is necessary for creative juices to flow :) isn't it?. So this time I got my hands into some jewelry making. Long back I made this iBle as favorite because I loved it but la...
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 10:02:25 PDT
10 Easy DIY Wire Pendants http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Easy-DIY-Wire-Pendants/
10 Easy DIY Wire Pendants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/XUS9/HEXSS31M/FCIXUS9HEXSS31M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/XUS9/HEXSS31M/FCIXUS9HEXSS31M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/XUS9/HEXSS31M/FCIXUS9HEXSS31M.SMALL.jpg Muhaiminah Faiz Wire jewelries are fun to make! Even few months back I didn't think of making jewelries by myself, but now I've become a mad wire jewelry crafter! I was searching online for wire jewelry tutorials and found out so many. The funny thing is, once you start making them you'll come up with tons of ideas...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 07:23:47 PDT
Ikea Rutbo turned Wood Veneer Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Rutbo-turned-Wood-Veneer-Pendant/
Ikea Rutbo turned Wood Veneer Pendant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DQSX/HEBNH841/F2ZDQSXHEBNH841.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DQSX/HEBNH841/F2ZDQSXHEBNH841.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DQSX/HEBNH841/F2ZDQSXHEBNH841.SMALL.jpg pbarton1 The paper coverings on some of Ikea’s lighting can look dated or worn after a while. But I saw an opportunity to turn a “Last Chance” Rutbo Pendant into a wood veneer pendant lamp to hang over our dining table. I like the warmth that wood provides to a modern home. But many of the nice looking wood ...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 18:03:46 PDT