How to DIY Your Recycled Broken Jewelry Look Amazing

How to DIY Your Recycled Broken Jewelry Look Amazing

DIY Jewelry Making Your Recycled Broken Jewelry Amazing DIY Jewelry transformed into a beautiful bracelet will make a very special one of a kind gift for anyone on your list. It will mean even more that you made it. This post contains affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase, I may receive a commission (at no additional cost to you.) Direct links to the supplies and tools I used are highlighted in blue for your convenience.   My sister sends me little gifts frequently - just because. It's fun to open them and find something you always wanted but couldn't or didn't think to buy for yourself. I would love to send her gifts but being on a tight budget, I can't always buy little pretties for her. However, since I am in the business of making jewelry I can make her pieces that are more meaningful to her because I handmade them. I also work in a boutique that gives me their broken...
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Sold another one of my new leather bracelets this week! YAY!

Yay! I sold another one of my leather bracelets. This is the second one in a couple weeks! What's funny is that both customers requested all gold beads. I thought the silver bracelets would take off first.  The owner at the boutique where I work says that vendors have been pushing the comeback of gold jewelry for the past couple years. She feels that finally this is the year for gold to overtake silver. We are selling more at the store too. However, the gold is not the 14K shiny gold as in the past. It's more of a brushed textured finish. I like it, as I have been wearing more and more of it myself. One of the hosts I watch on TV always says "Life is too short! Wear your jewelry!" So go for it gals!! Have fun!!...
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Beer Helps with Arthritis? Really?

I've talked about being a senior plus trying to make money selling items I sew on Etsy. Well, today I'm sewing away and my hands are hurting due to my arthritis so I take a break. I get a cup of tea and browse through my AARP newsletter (cause I'm a senior right!). Low and behold, I come across this short little blurb about having a few beers a week helps the pain of arthritis! I never liked beer, but I do like the Seagram's coolers which are made from beer. In fact, the bottle says they are flavored beer. So what I want to know is - do they count towards this remedy???? And just in case anyone thinks I'm making this up - I took a picture of the article with the name of the magazine. If this is so, I'm headed out to my deck right now to test the theory!!!! [contact-form][contact-field label='Name' type='name' required='1'/][contact-field label='Email' type='email' required='1'/][contact-field label='Website' type='url'/][contact-field...
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