Top 100 DIY Jewelry Patterns: How to Make Bracelets, Necklaces, Earrings and More


Top 100 DIY Jewelry Patterns: How to Make Bracelets, Necklaces, Earrings and More

Learn how to make jewelry for any and every occasion!


Top 100 DIY Jewelry Patterns How to Make Bracelets Necklaces Earrings and More

Beading and jewelry patterns have always been popular among the crafting crowd, but the past few years have seen DIY jewelry become bigger than ever. From bead bracelet patterns to recycled jewelry projects to impressive DIY necklaces, there are all kinds of free jewelry patterns out there to help you accessorize the DIY way. There's so much out there, in fact, that it can be hard keeping track of all the blogs, sites, links, and pins. That's exactly why we've rounded up the very best DIY jewelry projects on the Web, so you can stay on top of the trends and look fabulous while remaining frugal! Plus, you'll see that learning how to make jewelry is fun!  

These 100 free jewelry patterns represent the very best in the DIY jewelry world as chosen by jewelry designers, crafters, and artists. Find the best free macrame patterns, chainmaille patterns, wire work tutorials, bead weaving patterns, and so much more in this amazing DIY jewelry roundup! You can learn how to make bracelets, necklaces, and any and every other jewelry you can dream of. If you want to learn how to make jewelry, this is the collection to check out.

Plus, since learning how to use different jewelry tools is important for DIY jewelry, we've included a video on tools below! 

Beginner Jewelry Projects

Beaded Turquoise Necklace

If you're new to the DIY jewelry scene, these jewelry making ideas are the perfect place to start. These projects will get your feet wet in learning how to make jewelry. Make some easy earrings or string up some simple DIY necklaces to get familiar with basic jewelry-making techniques. Learn how to make DIY beaded bracelets that anyone can tackle. Once you've tried a few of these, you'll be ready to take on the rest of our Top 100 DIY Jewelry Patterns!

Macrame Bracelet Patterns

Arm Candy Square Knot Beaded Macrame Bracelets

Everybody loves an easy breezy macrame bracelet patterns! These are some of our very best macrame bracelet patterns, perfect for summertime, or anytime! Macrame bracelets are also great for beginners because they don't require any tools and only use simple knotting techniques. These tutorials will show you how to make bracelets that are quick to make but will last a long time. Wear them stacked on your wrist for a fun, eclectic effect! 

Chainmaille Jewelry Patterns

Japanese 12-in-1 Bracelet and Ring

Chainmaille patterns have come a long way since the days of Medieval soldiers. These popular chainmaille jewelry projects will show you the softer, prettier side of chainmaille. Check out these tutorials to learn how to make jewelry that definitely stands out. Storm the fashion battlefield with some fierce yet feminine chainmaille jewelry patterns! 

Wrap Bracelet Tutorials

Irish Linen Wrap Bracelet

Get wrapped up in making wrap bracelets with these trendy jewelry tutorials. Wrap bracelets have been all the rage all year long, and there's no sign that this fabulous fad is leaving the DIY jewelry scene anytime soon. These bead bracelet patterns are all about creating a layered look with one simple accessory, so don't be afraid to load up these DIY beaded bracelets on your wrists! Learn how to make bracelets that look amazing for any occasion. 

Clay Jewelry Projects

Faceted Clay Necklace

Clay projects are some of the most versatile of all. The chameleon of jewelry making mediums, clay can be used to create almost any shape or style of jewelry and can even mimic other techniques. Get your hands on some clay and get creative!  You can make gorgeous DIY necklaces, unexpected DIY beads, and more. There's no limit when it comes to clay jewelry, and these projects are just the beginning.

Recycled Jewelry Projects

Mix and Match Necklace

No money for new beads? No problem! These jewelry making ideas will show you that you don't need to break the bank to have cute accessories. Reduce, reuse, and make recycled jewelry with these "green" jewelry crafts. Your next DIY jewelry project could be sitting in your recycling bin right now! Fabulous jewelry doesn't have to cost a fortune, and these free jewelry patterns will show you how to turn the materials you already have at home into amazing new accessories.

Wire Jewelry Tutorials

Peach Twist Pendant

Whether playing a behind-the-scenes role or starring in the show, wire is an essential material in so many DIY jewelry projects. Check out these projects to learn how to make jewelry out of wire! It can be structural or soft, as these wire jewelry tutorials below will show you, and can create such a variety of designs. Get wrapped up in wirework with these show-stopping wire jewelry projects!

Bead Weaving Patterns

Flat and Freeform Brick Stitch Technique

Bead weaving patterns are some of our most popular tutorials of all, so these jewelry projects are the best of the best! From peyote stitch patterns to right angle weave, and everything in between, these projects cover it all. Get ready to stitch up a storm with our very best bead weaving patterns! From DIY beaded bracelets to stunning beaded earrings, the possibilities are endless.

Easy Bead Bracelet Patterns

Elegant Amethyst Bracelet

A simple beaded bracelet project never fails to delight our readers. We could feature all DIY beaded bracelets all the time, and they would love it! These bracelet tutorials are mostly very simple strung projects, but they are gorgeous nonetheless. They're so easy, you'll want to make them all! Learning how to make bracelets has never been so fun. 

What is the most memorable jewelry project you have ever made? 

Leave a Comment


Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

Thank you for this wonderful site which is packed with so many awesome ideas!! I love the Japanese 12-in-1 Bracelet and Ring.


My favorite is the Not Your Mother's Pearl Necklace, fun, simple and elegant! Love it!!

What's your favorite tutorial from the list? Mine is the Bead and Leather Harmony Bracelet! :) --Editor of AllFreeJewelryMaking


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Trending Now

Close Window