DIY Hardware Store Bracelet from Love Aesthetics here. Did anyone see Honestly WTF’s post about Miansai’s screw and bolt hinged bracelets/cuffs? For more DIY hardware store jewelry and crafts go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/hardware
Some of my favorite DIY hardware jewelry came from the now defunct blog of Taylor and Demolish. Top Photo collage by me from left to right: All from Bond Hardware (old collection/sold out) $44 Window Lock Bond Hardware, $33 Double Clip Bond Hardware, $99 Chain Lock Bond Hardware, $55 Window Lock Bond Hardware. Bottom Photo:DIY by Taylor & Demolish.
DIY Message Tube Beads Tutorial from Pat Winter Gatherings. You can use cheap aquarium tubing for this DIY.
Here is another tube bead tutorial from Fave Crafts with a tiny photo. Inks are put in the tubes and metal washers are used.
This is another example of what you can make with tube beads by alteredmommy on craftster.org… but the link is now broken.
DIY Statement Necklace that Converts to a Choker Tutorial from How Did You Make This? Very detailed tutorial on how to make this necklace and then make it convertible to a choker.