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Valentine’s Day Drop Necklace Tutorial!

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Hello Tatertots & Jello readers! I'm SO EXCITED to be guest posting here today! Thanks so much Jen for having me. My name is Rebecca and I blog over at My Girlish Whims about beading, crafting, and general life as a girl! My favorite craft of all time is jewelry making. With Valentines Day right around the corner, I thought I would whip up a girly necklace with Valentines Day … [Read more...]

Giveaway Day: Customized Stamped Family Necklace from Kristen’s Custom Creations ($55 value)!

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I'm so excited to share this giveaway! Kristen is one of my oldest blogging friends. And her  jewelry is beautiful -- plus, you can customize it to reflect YOU! Kristen's Custom Creations has long been one of my favorite handmade shops, and I'm excited to announce that she'll be giving away one of my favorite pieces to one lucky reader: That's right, she'll give away The Double Stacked … [Read more...]

Make a Flirty Summer Button Necklace!! {tutorial}

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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...]

Guest Post — make a Nautical, Anthro-inspired Necklace!! {tutorial}

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 Hi, I'm Nina from Momma Go Round, and I'm SO excited to be here today with Jen!   Since day one of my blogging adventure I've looked up to Jen, so it's a real honor to be on TT&J! Momma Go Round is all about the miracles, milestones, and meltdowns of motherhood. I love to figure out my style in my series Real Momma, Real Style, share crazy tales of life with a 2 year old, my … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Anthropologie-inspired Bib Necklace!!

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I think I'll spare you all the mushy details about the admiration, respect and general happy feelings I have towards Jen and the fabulous TT&J blog.  She is basically pure awesome {but you all know that}, so I'll skip to the real reason I am here today...   To teach you how to make this super duper, crazy easy, Anthropologie inspired, lace and pearl bib necklace. … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make a $70 J. Crew-inspired necklace for $10

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Jcrew Knock off Necklace Tutorial By LOVE STITCHED Ok lets get started....  Here is the $70 (ouch) original necklace Now here is how to make one for only $10 SUPPLIES: Chains (I chose gold because I wear it a lot but silver would look awesome too) *please note all the chain was originally purchased at JOANNS on a 40% jewelery clearance - there will be left over chain from this … [Read more...]

20- Minute Tied Double Flower Necklace

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I needed something to liven up a plain t-shirt the other day. So I got out my fabric scraps and went to work. 20-Minute Tied Double Flower Necklace  Materials: Fabric Scraps (5 or 6 patterns) Sewing Machine (or hot glue gun if you don't have a machine) 2 Button Covers (or old buttons can be used if you don't have button covers) Glue Gun Felt Here's What You … [Read more...]

Keep Calm and Get Crafty — Necklace Giveaway!

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I'm on my way back from visiting my sister in California, but while I'm traveling I am excited to announce a giveaway from my good friend Kristen of Kristen's Creations How cute is this necklace? I am in love. I need one! Perfect for yourself or it would make such a great present for that crafty friend in your life! Kristen makes wonderful custom jewelry. I wear her "Keep … [Read more...]

Anthro-inspired Nautical Necklace

 Here's my $5 version of Anthropologie's Curls & Coils Necklace.As soon as I saw this necklace, I was working out how to make it. I love the nautical, rough texture combined with the sparkle! At first I was looking for cotton rope, but upon further inspection I discovered that it is actually made out of cotton upholstery cording.  I hand-stitched the cording together, forming … [Read more...]

SITS Spring Fling Giveaway: "Heart of Summer" handmade necklace!

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Welcome SITS Girls!! So glad you stopped by!!! I just love making new blogging friends! I am giving away a handmade necklace called "The Heart of Summer".It's made out of different links of copper chain with beautiful coral-red wooden beads. The necklace is accented with an off-center copper charm consisting of coral beads and antique buttons. This giveaway will end Thursday night, March 12th at … [Read more...]