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JewelMint Giveaway (plus a 50% off promo code)!!

I know I've said that I want to share some of my favorite things with YOU this year. I am so excited to introduce you to one of my newest favorites -- JewelMint!! JewelMint is an amazing site that features exclusive jewelry collections designed by actress and fashion icon, Kate Bosworth, and her celebrity stylist, Cher Coulter. And the best part?? The jewelry is so beautiful AND the prices … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Rusted Chain Jewelry {two winners}

This week's giveaway Monday is from one of TT&J's favorite sponsors --    The Rusted Chain!  Beki is such a sweet person and an amazing designer.   I love every single things she makes. Some of my favorite Rusted Chain designs are:   Customizable Celebrate Family Necklace How sweet is this Cupcake Initial … [Read more...]

Make Personalized Covered Button Jewelry!

Make Personalized Covered Button Jewelry ! I think a handmade gift is so much more personal and special than something picked up at a store. Here’s a handmade gift idea that is simple, easy and inexpensive to make, yet shows that you care. And the best part – anyone can make these. {Ella, my 6 year old, made some} Personalized Covered Button Necklaces I know I have an addiction to … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — $50 to Bohem Unique Gems {handcrafted jewelry}!!

  Happy Monday! Todays' giveaway is from one of my favorite sponsor's --  Bohem Unique Gems Bohem specializes in unique handcrafted jewelry made from the highest quality semi-precious jewels and sterling silver.  There are so many beautiful pieces to choose from! I am in love with their colorful earrings!! … [Read more...]

Make Summer Fabric Rosette Jewelry!! {tutorial}

I love making Rolled Fabric Flowers  jewelry! There are so many possibilities!  You can make all sorts of jewelry with this little flowers, plus add them to home decor items like pillows, placemats, dishtowels and more ! So the other day, while my sister and her family were visiting, we sat down for a little "craft hour" and experimented making different Rolled Flower Gifts. … [Read more...]

"Summer Social" Guest Project — Make Embellished Resin Rings!!

Hey Jelloheads!  That's totally what a follower of Jen's is called, and I am one too.  It's Amy from Mod Podge Rocks - your guest host today. If you don't know me, I blog about Mod Podge and everything that you can do with it.  I also love the color blue, garden gnomes and pugs.  In my spare time I'm writing a book (that Jen is going to be in!) and I'm training for a 1/2 marathon.  Nuts?  … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — $50 to Starfish Jewelry {custom jewelry made in sunny San Diego}

UPDATE --Giveaway closed. The winner was #15 Natalie @ Vegetablog. Congratulations natalie!! Happy Monday!!!  It's Giveaway Monday and this week I am so excited to introduce you to Amber from Starfish Jewelry -- custom jewelry made in sunny San Diego!!  She makes beautiful monogrammed necklaces that would make great wedding gifts.... You can get your children's name on these cool … [Read more...]

Make a Beachy Rosette Button Necklace {tutorial}

  Here's my Summer Necklace #2. I have loved seeing all of those pretty Rosette necklaces around, I really wanted to make one for summer. So I took some of the material left over from my Flirty Summer Button Necklace #1 and made some rosettes. {I have a Rosette Tutorial here if you want to learn how to make the rosettes.} Beachy Rosette Button Necklace … [Read more...]

Make a Flirty Summer Button Necklace!! {tutorial}

I am so excited for Summer!  Hopefully the warm weather will come to Utah sometime soon. {It has been snowing here this week.} In the meantime, I made a few Summer necklaces. Here's the first:   Flirty Button Necklace I love the white and turquoise color scheme.  It seems so beachy to me!! If you want to make one here's what I did: … [Read more...]

J Crew-Inspired Threaded Necklace (with rosette)!

I was window shopping at one of my favorite stores the other day – J Crew. I love their relaxed, classic style!  I stumbled across a really simple, but elegant necklace and noticed that the beads were threaded onto the chain. I loved the look of it. I took this picture with my phone, and unfortunately it’s a little blurry. I wasn't able to find the same necklace on their website … [Read more...]