Jewelry Making

Prepare to be dazzled! Enjoy step-by-step tutorials, stylish new DIY designs, and lots of handmade sparkle on the Craftsy Jewelry Making Blog.


Make Your Own Jump Rings From Wire: A Jewelry Making Tutorial

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014 in Jewelry Making |

Jump rings are an integral part of the jewelry design process as they're easy to use and have near unlimited applications. You can use them to attach charms, make chain, and finish your work with them. In this tutorial, with just a few basic jewelry making skills you can learn how to make a jump ring, an essential wirework technique. Read more

Free Pattern Friday: Advanced Patterns in Quilting, Sewing & More!

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

Ready for a challenge? We’ve gathered a collection of fun projects that are sure to spark your creativity. From an advanced paper-piecing dragonfly quilt to a tricky children’s kimono set, these patterns will hone your crafting techniques while simultaneously producing a delightful project! Read more

The New Craftsy App Is HERE and It’s FREE!

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Home & Garden, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Craftsy’s engineers have been busy, and we can’t wait to show you what they’ve created! Cue the launch of the newest version of the Craftsy app for iPhone and iPad, packed with amazing updates that makes it easier than ever for you to watch and enjoy your favorite classes. Of Craftsy’s three million members, more than one million are already using our app. Join the club and find out what you’ve been missing! Read more

What You Need to Make Jewelry: 8 Essential Pieces of Jewelry Equipment

Posted by on Apr 12, 2014 in Jewelry Making |

So, you're ready to start making but you're wondering, exactly what do you need to make jewelry? Before you go investing in all your equipment, ask yourself a few questions to get a better idea about what it is you'd like to make. There is a world full of jewelry making tools, but this list will help break down the basics of necessary jewelry equipment. Read more

Spring Surprise: Special Savings on Select Classes!

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Home & Garden, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Ready to hear something that'll be music to your ears? We've got a special spring surprise for you! Hint: You can save on select classes today. But hurry, it won't last long, so read on to learn more. Read more

Free Pattern Friday: Hop Into a New Project With Fun Easter Patterns!

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

We’re saying Happy Easter to our lovely blog readers with a roundup of our favorite free Easter-themed patterns. With bunny quilts, crocheted carrots and a buttermilk cake recipe with fondant flower cupcake topper, your Craftsy Easter basket is full of fun, free projects you’re sure to love! Read more