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DIY~ Make Your Own Strong Eye Pins And Save Money! Easy!

Make your own eye pins for earring making! It's so easy peasy to do and it will save you money! Click on my following YouTube link to see my tutorial:

https://youtu.be/m9DROo4TtVw


Materials Needed

*Artistic Wire, Non-Tarnish, 20 Gauge (Found at any craft store with a bead section.)
*Nipper Tool OR Wire Cutter
*Round Nose Pliers
*Flat Nose Pliers
*Wire Straightening Pliers OR A Soft Cloth


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DIY~ Make Gorgeous And Ornate Tiny Angel Earrings!

Make these gorgeous, tiny and ornate angel earrings for Christmas! Simply click on the following YouTube link to see my tutorial!

https://youtu.be/BxftNhUNKp4

Materials Needed For Each SET Of Earrings 
(Links and info below AND in my YouTube tutorial.)

*4 -Eye Pins, Gold Tone
*4 -Head Pins, Gold Tone
*2 -Small Cone Shaped Bead Caps 12.5mm X 7mm OR 10.5mm X 7mm
*2 -Small Angel Wing Beads 3mm X 12mm
*2 -4mm AB Crystal Rondelle Spacer Beads
*4 -4mm Pearls (White, Cream or Golden)
*6 -11.0 Round Seed Beads, Gold
*2 -4mm AB Crystal Bicone
*2 -French Ear Wires, Gold Tone

*Bead Making Tools


Helpful Links And Information

Bead Cap #1~ Tiny Cone Bead Cap I showed ~Antique Gold (C0812) 12.5mm X 7mm http://stores.ebay.com/95boutique
Bead Cap #2~ Tiny Cone Bead Cap I showed ~Antique Gold 10.5mm X 7mm http://stores.ebay.com/windinsummer

Tiny Angel Wings (50 Pieces) ~Antique Gold 3x12mm http://stores.ebay.com/orionoriginalsbeadshop
AB Crystal Rondelle Spacer Beads (For Halo) 4mm http://stores.ebay.com/Your-Perfect-Gifts

*You…

DIY~ Make Beautiful & Easy Lace Snowflake/Flower Christmas Ornaments!

Make these beautiful and OH so easy lace flower snowflakes! This idea was inspired by a wonderful lady named Bev Carroll! Thank you so much Bev! Simply click on the following YouTube link to see my tutorial:


https://youtu.be/GOatFRA9FpY

*Be sure to check out my sweet friend Elaine's wonderful Facebook group, called "The Sister Syndicate." Elaine has many beautiful crafts on her FB and she encourages others to also post their crafts! Come check it out because I think you will really love it!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1533189633653276


Materials Needed

*Plastic Snowflake
*9mm Flat Back Bling (I found mine in large sheets at Walmart.)
*2 Inch Flat Lace W/ Silver Metallic Trim (See link below or on my tutorial.) I use about 24 inches of lace for each snowflake flower.
*Rhinestone Button Bling (See link below or on my tutorial)
*Upholstery Thread, White
*Sewing Needle
*Scissors
*Hot Glue
*E6000


Helpful Links

I purchased my 2 inch wide white and silver scallop edge lace from the followi…

DIY~ Make A Cute Gift Wrap Party Favor Christmas Ornament For Pennies!

Make this super cute party favor Christmas tree ornament for pennies! Made with Dollar Tree gift wrap, Dollar Tree ribbon and a Dollar tree bow! Fill with your favorite wrapped candies and small party favors, such as a Santa ring or something like that. Hang on your Christmas tree for the kids (and adults) to grab on their way out. Enjoy!

https://youtu.be/uzrAu5WurN8
Materials Needed:

*Toilet Tissue Roll
*Small Wrapped Candies
*Small Party Favor, such as a Santa ring
*Dollar Tree Sparkle Ribbon
*Christmas Wrap (Dollar Tree and Walmart)
*Dollar Tree Red Velvet Bows
*Flat back Bling

*Hot Glue Gun
*Beading Cord
*Paper Cutter or Scissors

DIY~ Make An Adorable Christmas Sparkle Cupcake Ornament!

Make this easy and adorable sparkle cupcake ornament for your Christmas tree! I have a free pattern for you too! Click on the following YouTube link to see my full tutorial!


https://youtu.be/P-panX-U6a4

Click on the following link to print my cupcake pattern
https://drive.google.com/open?id=11KxwlxR-WhoLKgwW4thD7Oh1wyoasxlx

Materials Needed:
*Cardboard (product boxes) *Stiff White Felt *Green Felt *Ric-Rac *Red Tinsel Pipe Cleaner *11.0 Red and Green Seed Beads *Triple Thick *Hot Glue
*Sharp Scissors *Jumbo "Crystal Quartz" Glitter (Walmart) *Recollections Tinsel Glitter in "Glitz" *Clear German Glass Glitter in  70 Grit (Sugar Camp Cottage Link Below.)
Medium 70 Grit Clear German Glass Glitter: http://stores.ebay.com/sugarcampcottage

DIY~Make Gorgeous, Simple Stacked Earrings For Christmas Gift Giving!

Click on my following YouTube link to see how to make these beautiful stacked earrings! They are so easy and you need very few elements to put them together!

https://youtu.be/LammOBjgGXU


Materials Needed For Each Pair Of Earrings:

*Two 10mm Wide Crystal Rondelles
*Four 6mm Daisy Spacers
*Four 4mm Daisy Spacers
*Four 4mm AB Crystal Bicones
*Two Head Pins, Strong Gauge (Bead Landing at Michael's has some strong head pins.)
*Two Earring Hooks


Tools Needed:

*Round Nose Pliers
*Flat Nose Pliers
*Nipper Tool


My Friend Crafie's Tutorials To Show You How To Make Easy Bead Dangles
Bead Dangle Seed Bead https://youtu.be/wjsM5Ilp9JE Bead Dangle Clusters https://youtu.be/ed3vJxkOxdw Bead Dangle Daisy Spacer https://youtu.be/dd8tXfqREEQ

DIY~Make Hot Cocoa Potholder Party Favor For Christmas!

You can make this super easy and inexpensive potholder cocoa gift for party favors, door prizes, co-worker gifts, etc.! Check out my tutorial by clicking on my YouTube link:

https://youtu.be/2P2-akKGFuk
Materials Needed:

*Pot Holders from the Dollar Tree
*Hot Cocoa Packets (2)
*Candy Canes
*1.5 inch Safety Pins
*12mm Bells from the Dollar Tree
*Small Star Garland or Tinsel Stems
*Double Sided Permanent Scotch Tape
*Tissue Paper
*Bow (Made from my tutorial)
*Tissue Paper

DIY~Make Gorgeous Shabby Chic Angel Wing Ornaments!

Make this EASY, gorgeous angel wing ornament for your tree! Click on my FREE pattern link below, then click on my YouTube tutorial link to see how to put this together! 

https://youtu.be/lseCIw8pWNI



Shareable Link~ Angel Wing Ornament Pattern
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1n-y70FVtPk_fg-_zwJduP32YJt6Ar5If

Materials Needed:
*Stiff, White Non-Adhesive Felt (Michael's or any craft store!) *Triple Thick by Americana *Maribou Feathers (I found mine at Michael's for $3.29. It was a couple inches short of 2 yards.) *16mm Resin Flower Embellishment (See link below) *Small Bail (See link below) *Piece of Ribbon (1/8 or 1/4 inch is the best) *German Glass Glitter, Clear, 70 Grit (See link below) *Recollections Tinsel Glitter (Glitz) *Suylan brand~ Iridescent Jumbo Glitter (Walmart) *Suylan brand~ Extra Fine Glitter in Carribean (Walmart)

*My Angel Wing Pattern (Above) *Hot Glue Gun *E6000 Glue *Sharp Scissors

*Be sure to check out my friend Elaine's FB channel! It's called "The Sister Synd…