2015 Jewelry Trends – Part VII (Tribal and Ethnic Inspired)

January 20, 2015

We are back and heading to the finish line of our Top Ten Fashion Trends for 2015.  Can you guess the next big trend.  Okay this trend has been around for a while but this year its even bolder.  I really love this look because you can be creative and get away with outrageous combinations […]

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Pantone Color of the Year

January 16, 2015

So I am taking a slight break from 2015 Trends to reveal Pantone’s color of the year.  I suppose this is a trend too and if the past is any indication, you will start seeing this color everywhere.  Every year since 1990, the Pantone Color Institute  has nominated a Color of the Year, forecasting which specific […]

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2015 Jewelry Trends – Part VI (Long Pendant Earrings)

January 14, 2015

We are getting near the end  of our top ten list and then it is time to get crafting.   So here we go: The sixth biggest trend are long pendant earrings.  Studs or short earrings are unfortunately out this year but the good news is that most pendant earrings use posts so for those […]

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2015 Trends – Part V: Single Earring

January 12, 2015

After a really disappointing Denver Broncos loss I have picked myself up, had my first cup of coffee and am ready to get going.  So here is the next 2015 jewelry trend. The fifth biggest trend for 2015 is wearing a single earring. Forget about the traditional pair of earrings on both of your ears […]

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2015 Trends – Part IV: Hand Bracelets

January 9, 2015

I’m back and I have the fourth biggest trend for the year.  It really started becoming fashionable about two years ago but it will be even bigger this year. Hand bracelets.  Instead of wearing traditional bracelets around your wrist, you can go for hand bracelets that cover the whole hand and connect to the fingers. […]

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2015 Jewelry Trends – Part III (Multiple Rings)

January 7, 2015

Here we go again.  The countdown is on.  Now this next trend is not one that I personally can say I like.  I am rather simple when it comes to rings. But I have three teenage daughters who simply love, love, love this next trend. Multiple rings: One of the hottest trends that are presented […]

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2015 Jewelry Trends – Part II (Long and Layered)

January 5, 2015

Okay, I know you have been waiting all weekend to see what the next big jewelry trend is this Fall and Winter.  Well the wait is over. Long necklaces & layered chains.  As we saw last week, big, massive necklaces are in.  But necklaces are not just heavy and large in their sizes, they are […]

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2015 Jewelry Trends – Part I (Chunky Pieces)

January 2, 2015

Is there any woman who does not like wearing jewelry? Of course not!  Most women care about wearing jewelry since it can increase their elegance and beauty and make them seem more put together!  But in order to be fashionable, you need to be aware of the latest trends in the world of jewelry which […]

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Bracelets -Let’s Discuss Wiring!

December 8, 2014

So what type of wire should you use for your wire project?  That is one of the most often asked questions, especially those new to wire jewelry making.  While most decisions really are personal preference, much of the decision is also connected to the type of jewelry you are making.  There are a few general […]

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Bracelets – Finding the Perfect Closure!

December 6, 2014

This week we will discuss all the fun ways to make bracelets.  Handcrafted bracelets can look artsy or elegant, depending on the jewelry design. There are so many ways to make bracelets, from forming your own cuff bracelets out of metal to knitting wire in elaborate patterns, from making a wire-wrapped bracelet to knotting a simple […]

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