Follow Us on Facebook
Get updates from AllFreeJewelryMaking.com posted directly to your News Feed.
How to Make a Necklace: 8 Beaded DIY Necklace Ideas
Allison Beth Cooling is a graphic designer by trade but loves all forms of art. She started her blog, The Quiet Lion, in the summer of 2011. After obsessively scanning through Vogue and other fashion magazines, she got inspired by the designer jewelry that filled the pages and decided to try to replicate the look and feel of those designs using materials found at home. Her blog is devoted to DIY-ing jewelry using all types of techniques and materials.
Deborah Roberti started designing and writing up her own patterns around 2004. She found many of the patterns too frustrating to follow so she went off in her own direction. She writes and illustrates her patterns so that any beader, even one with no experience, can create her designs. What intrigues her most about beading is that it is an ancient art form with a history as rich and beautiful as the beadwork created, and she loves being part of that.
Sandy Huntress can often be found in her sewing and crafting room where she designs and makes jewelry, garments, quilts, scrapbooks, cards, paper crafts, dolls and home decor. She's often been asked to teach her crafts to others and has found that she loves doing so.
Finding affordable solutions for making those to-die-for items she sees in stores is Gloria's forte. Her varied interests include everything from jewelry making to home decor, but she enjoys trying to incorporate airbrush painting into as many projects as possible.
Dora started making jewelry about 10 years ago. She remembers getting a Nordstrom catalog in the mail and seeing a gorgeous beaded necklace in it. It was very expensive, but the more she looked at it, the more she felt that she could make it herself.
Rebecca started making jewelry as a bored kid during the summer who needed a hobby to keep her busy. After many years of self-teaching and experimenting, Rebecca has become an experienced jewelry maker who loves to bead for herself and others.
Mark Montano is an energetic and undeniably cool designer. His creative musings have manifested successfully in the worlds of fashion, interior design and writing making him a refreshing example of innovation and a beacon of creativity.
Eileen is the creative blogger behind Yes Missy, a DIY fashion and lifestyle blog. She has a special love for making jewelry and dainty accessories. When shes not crafting, you can find her antiquing and exploring new places to brunch. To connect with Eileen, visit her blog Yes Missy and on Twitter @yesmissy
Julia Ann is a twenty-something journalist by day, blogger by night. OhJuliaAnn.com provides fashion inspiration, style advice, beauty tips, DIY projects, coupons and giveaways to readers. Oh, Julia Ann oh JOO-lee- AN is a blog featuring the styles and sarcasm that keep this St. Louis-based young professional sane.
Jamie Estelle is the author of Jamie Estelle Jewelry. Jamie was born and raised in New Jersey. Jamie has been totally surround by art her whole life, and was always encouraged by her family to continue on the path of art. Jamie has always loved the fashion industry, and in 2005 she ventured in to a creative side that let her explore and express herself in jewelry making. This was a real passion for her and Jamie Estelle Jewelry was born! Now as a Published Jewelry Designer. Jamie enjoys making all types of Jewelry, while perfecting beaded embroidered jewelry, which is her favorite jewelry to design.
Top Jewelry Designers
Our Newest Projects & Articles