PandaHall Tutorial on Braided Bracelet with Pearls

Hello, dear Pandahall friends! Happy to see you here. Today I wanna share a DIY braided bracelet with you all, which is a very popular bracelet. You can make them for your friends or your lover, and I can bet they will love your gift. Then follow me to see the nylon thread bracelet together.

The materials needed:
6mm pink glass pearl beads
21x4mm golden alloy linking ring
1mm darkturquoise nylon thread
Scissors
lighter

Take a cord with proper length, fold in half, wrap the ring, take both ends of the cord through the loop, pull tight.
Make a knot as picture shows. Place the right cord under the left cord, the left cord over the right cord, and pull tight.
Place the right cord over the left cord, the left under the right, and pull tight.
Use a lighter to burn cord ends, sharpen the two ends, so we string the pearl beads to the cords.

Repeat the previous actions, continue making knots, place the right cord under the left cord, meanwhile, the left cord over the right cord, pull cords tight, then change the position of cords while making the knot. Still follow the sequence making knots.
We add two beads for each cord, continue making knots.
Then start making knots from the golden linking ring again, as what we just did.
First we add one bead for each cord, continue making knots, then we add two beads for each side, please notice the appropriate length of the braiding parts.
When it’s proper length, we stop making knots.
Let the four cords overlap together, take out a new cord. We continue making knots.
First, place the right cord over the four cords, then through the cord loop, meanwhile place the left cord under the four cords, pull it to the front through the loop.
Then, place the right cord under the four cords, let it through the loop, and place the left cord over the four cords first, then through the loop.
Continue making knots like this. Cut the excess nylon cords, make knots.
We finished the bracelet.

Wow, the nylon thread bracelet is really easy to make for both professionals and green hands. And after you finished the bracelets, you can not only get the handmade jewelry, but also, more importantly, you obtained the braiding skills, this is very useful, let’s say, if you want to make a meaningful gift, choose handmade stuff. And meanwhile, you can also add some charms to decorate the bracelets, so, the bracelets will look more charming and you can choose your lucky colors to make jewelry. Imagine this, wearing same bracelets or rings with your lovers or best friends while you guys hanging out together, how cool is that!
So what are you waiting for, please have a try!

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PandaHall Ideas on Buttons

Hello, guys! Today we are going to talk about buttons. Buttons, as a kind of sewing materials, not only we can use it to make clothes, but also to DIY some jewelry, like button earrings, necklaces, or button bracelets, so buttons are both clothes decorations, and jewelry materials too. And at PandaHall, we categorize it into 13 types, it’s mainly acrylic buttons, metal buttons, shell buttons, resin buttons, rhinestone buttons, coconut buttons and so on, as you can see ,we classify it according to the materials. Today’s topic is buttons, firstly, i am gonna introduce you some beautiful buttons, then show you three pieces of DIY jewelry made of buttons, let’s start our journey!

These buttons are 2-hole printed wooden sewing buttons, with mixed colors and mixed shapes. The first one is guitar shape, and the pictures printed on it look very beautiful, fashionable, and special as well, so have you ever met such buttons? If you sew it on you clothes, you will look very cool, just think about it! And the second one is the mixed shape type buttons, as you can see that we have some animals and plants shapes, even we have the fish, and the colors of these buttons are also vibrant, i like the small flower on the elephant, because they looks very characterized. I bet your children will like these, and these are very suitable for your children too. And the third one is a snowman button, we call these type holiday buttons, Christmas specific buttons, since Christmas is coming, you can consider such buttons, because they are cute and full of Christmas atmosphere!

So these are shell buttons, made of shell, with different colors, shapes and sizes, these shell may be heavier than the wooden buttons, and these buttons have their own characteristics. Have you ever tried shell buttons to DIY something? We all know that shell beads are popular in jewelry making field, especially in summer, it’s kind of seasonal DIY materials. Compared with the picture 2, the shell beads in the picture 1 have the more brighter colors. You may want to sew these colorful buttons to your daughter’s clothes or your own clothes, and also you may prefer the shape of the second type buttons, heart, very romantic buttons, you can use it to make a gift for your beloved people, using it to make a bracelet or earrings, if your best friends receive these, i think she is gonna like it. And in the third picture, there are shell buttons, links and pendants, with these, you can DIY more.

Here i want to introduce you three pieces of jewelry. As for the first one, we used the yellow buttons and green star charms to make this dangle earrings. We mainly used jump rings and chains to connect each buttons, as you can see we only strung the one hole of the buttons, so these is a piece of jewelry which you can easily handle. The yellow buttons look like banana chips, and the green star charms add more beauty to these earrings, it’s a great idea, right?
And the second one is also easy for you to make, we used two eye pins to string the buttons, and we used buttons of different colors, so we made a pair of colorful earrings, and the heart beads below also add special beauty to the earrings. As for the third jewelry, we kind of used the same method as we used to make the first jewelry. Through using the jump rings, we string the buttons together, then we made a special bracelet. And the following are some other type buttons.

I hope that today’s introduction can inspire you. The materials we use are very simple and ordinary. As long as you can use your imagination and dare to try, you can make something special. Do you like the buttons above? If you are interested, you can follow our website, there is a special area, Inspiration Projects, and also a Customer’s Show, you can learn some manual skills. Good luck and have a nice day!

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PandaHall Tutorial on How to Use Jump Rings to DIY Jewelry

Hello, guys, in the process of making jewelry, we know that jump rings play an important role, in many cases,  we use the jump rings to connect two parts, or to finish the ending of making. All in all, it is widely used in jewelry making. And today, let’s take a look at other ways to use the jump rings in jewelry making.

This is a chain necklace with a flower pendant, we just used some jump rings and red glass beads to make the flower pendant. The materials needed to make this necklace are simple, after you finished the pendant, this necklace is almost done, so, let’s talk about the pendant. Firstly, we prepare four larger jump rings, and two small jump rings, using the pliers to pull open the jump rings to make little gap, then we use the two small jump rings to make the four larger rings stay together. Then we add the glass beads to the larger rings, prepare six. After using pliers to pull open those jump ring with red glass beads, we use the six ring part we made at before to fix the glass bead jump ring, as picture shows! Following the same method to finish the rest part, at last, all the jump rings are fixed, then connect the pendant and the chains, tutorial ends!

This is a pair of jump ring earrings with glass pendant, the materials we need are simple, just use some jump rings, earring hooks and glass pendants, we can make a pair of beautiful earrings like this, and it’s very suitable for green hands. Actually, this making method is similar to the one we introduced in the above pendant necklace. Through using the small jump rings, we fixed the larger jump rings, then we made this pair of dangle earrings, if you like this simple type of earrings, you can try this!

These two bracelets listed above are of the same type, called simple seed bead bracelet, for the first one, we used round seed beads of different colors and jump rings to make it, and as for the second one, we just used 4mm red seed beads and jump rings to make this bracelet. We add the seed beads to the jump rings, and connect every two seed bead rings using jump rings. And you may notice the Tibetan style toggle clasps we used to end the bracelet, because it is rarely used in jewelry making, so if you want to try some clasps of other styles in your DIY jewelry, then there are actually plenty of styles in PandaHall, you can try new styles, and I believe that you will like these changes.

This is a pink pearl flower bracelet with jump rings. Are you like flowers and pearl beads? If yes, you can try this elegant bracelet, which is very easy to make. Let me show you how! At first, we used one jump ring to connect other five jump rings, then we use the jewelry wire to string the pink pearl beads, we separate pearl beads using the jump rings, so we can make a flower shape, and fix the pearl beads. Then you just need follow the same method to complete the rest. In addition, there are some other jewelry made of jump rings we haven’t listed yet, i am gonna show you guys the pictures of them, and you can think about how to make them, and try making them, welcome to leave you comments!

So after the above introduction, what did you get? Are you inspired? In fact, we may overlook many of these common accessories, but if you are creative and good at using them, they can also be used to make some beautiful and unique jewelry. I hope you can try to make some jewelry with these accessories, good luck!

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PandaHall Ideas on Tibetan Style Accessories

Hello, everyone, today, our focus is Tibetan style accessories. Tibetan style jewelry is popular among jewelry lovers, for which seems artistic, mysterious and unique. Some of you may not familiar with Tibetan style jewelry, so, firstly, i prepared some jewelry related to Tibetan style accessories for you. You may notice some Tibetan style beads, pendants, findings, links or other accessories during the watching.

As for the first piece of the jewelry at the above, European bracelet, there are Tibetan style alloy enamel beads, Tibetan style alloy European dangle beads and pendants as components. That is, those Christmas theme accessories, don’ t you think the dangling Santa Claus and the bell are lovely? They will company you to walk through the whole winter. Are you feeling Tibetan style jewelry is exquisite now? Ok, let’s enjoy Tibetan style accessories from three aspects.

Tibetan Style Pendants

Tibetan style pendants are various in metal color, shape, size, and theme. Such as accessories from Picture three, five and seven belong to Christmas theme, while Picture six represents Halloween theme. The accesories above all are the type of the mixed shape, able to reflect diversity, if it is hard for you to make choices, then this mixed shape type may be more suitable for you, no matter it’s antique silver or antique bronze, depends on your own preferences. How do you like these exquisite pendants? Have you tried to making some charming jewleries with such unique pendants before? Let’s take a look at some DIY jewelry with Tibetan pendants. Some of them are our lovely customers’ works.

Do you like the first piece of jewelry? which is mainly made of Tibetan style pendants of different shape, looks exceedingly special, right? and will not bring us any messy feeling, so this is the beauty which the Tibetan style pendants add to jewelry. as for the second example, couple bracelet, alloy pendants of mixed lock shape, lock the hearts of two lovers tightly together, what a romantic meaning! The tree shape pendants add lots of beauty to the earrings, suitable for autumn wear. Then let’s enjoy some Tibetan style links and beads.

Tibetan style beads and links are also diverse in shape, color, and different in size. The first three are links, and the last three examples are beads.The third one is Tibetan style alloy chandelier components links, with half round resin cabochons, antique silver metal color. Not just alloy, the blue resin cabochon decorates the links, makes links look more vivid and bright. With the help of exquisite craftsmanship, the links of different shapes are widely popular among all kinds of customers. Match extremely well with all kinds of cords, beads. You can design a piece of unique jewelry for youself. The links or beads with letters, may reflect people’s some feeling or emotion, or use it to express some emotion, or symbolize something very special, so people usually like this type accessories.

In DIY jewelry we use links to link jewelry accessories, like pendants or others, sometimes, without the help of these links, we can not make a piece of refined jewelry. Those Tibetan beads are also very exquisite, diverse in color, shape, size. sometime, we really need this type beads of strange shape or unique looking. Taking the Tibetan style beads in the Picture 1 below as an example, flower shape, exceedingly exquisite, we just strung it onto the jewelry wire, with the decoration of other accessories, we made a charming bracelet. As for the Tibetan style spacer beads in the next piece of jewelry, we cleverly strung it between blue pearl beads. The golden spacer beads and the pearl beads matched so perfectly. And we added Tibetan style links to make the next three pieces of jewelry, compared with the other accessories, they play an irreplaceable role in these three pieces of jewelry.

Now , how do you feel about the Tibetan style accessories? Will you use them to decorate your DIY jewelry works? i believe sometimes they will be your great choices. Any new ideas, try it, or share it with us, welcome to make comments, if you are interested in Tibetan style accessories, visit our website, there are a big promotion and lots of treasure waiting for you.

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DIY Yarn Tassel Long Necklace!

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Do you have yarn scraps? Do not through them away… let’s make a beautiful and easy Tassel Necklace!!!

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What are we going to need for Yarn Tassel Necklace:
– Colored Bead
Metal Large Chain Connector
Silver Plated Chain
– Yarn Scraps
– Jump Rings
– Headpin
– Plier Set

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Step 1: Let’s start by creating our pendant. Use a pin and a jump ring to connect the colored bead with the large normal link.

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Step 2: Cut a large piece of the silver chain. Use a second jump ring to connect the pendant with the chain.

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Step 3: Since the necklace is long, there is no need to use a lobster, but close the two edges with jump ring. The main necklace is ready. Let’s use the yarn scraps now.

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Step 4: Use a large piece of the yarn. pass it from a jump ring which is connected to the free side of the link and make a simple knot. Cut the remaining yarn pieces and your tassel is ready!

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Step 5: I love to have small details on my jewelry, so a tiny turquoise sparkle on the chain will make it even more cute. Just use a small scrap from the yarn and make a simple knot on the chain! Your necklace is ready! Full of minimal but full of colors and just great to enjoy it with monochrome style or a more Summer one!

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Happy Crafting!!!!

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