Browsing the "upcycled jewelry" Tag

How To: Upcycled Watch into Unique Bracelet

March 1st, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell

Do you have an old or broken watch at home? Perhaps you've come across one (or several) at a garage sale or thrift store. I found this DIY video on how to transform a watch into a picture locket. I wanted to take this idea even further, though, and make it into more of a piece of art! Here's how you can turn your old watch into a bracelet that is as awesome as you are!


Announcing the Winner of the Starlight Woods Giveaway

August 15th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe

Thanks so much to everyone who entered the giveaway for fallen leaves jewelry from Starlight Woods! I loved reading your comments, and it was great to see so much support for her beautiful upcycled jewelry. We chose a winner this morning using a random number generator, and the winner is


Crafty Reuse: 10 DIY Jewelry Projects from Recycled Materials

September 14th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

Store bought jewelry can come with a hefty environmental impact. From the new materials to produce them to the carbon footprint that goes with shipping them all over the world, that snazzy pair of earrings from the big box store are a little bit on the heavy side. Luckily, you don't have to buy mass-produced jewelry! Instead, you can divert some waste from the landfill and whip up cute, DIY jewelry of your very own. Here are some projects to get you going



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