22 Cool Bracelets To Make For Yourself and For Your Friends!
Creating and designing your own jewelry can be so much fun! From earrings to necklaces, you have the ability to start from scratch and make something that you can wear and have forever. Today, we’re focusing on bracelets and loving the idea that you can make some of these beauties below for yourself but also for your best friends, moms, sisters and more! Check them out!
1. Morse Code
Honestly WTF gives us these dainty and sweet morse code bracelets. Get dirty with some teeny, tiny beads and start designing!
2. Wooden Washi
Grab some washi tape and get to work designing like Mama Miss did. The kiddos can easily get in on the fun with this project too, personalizing and mixing up patterns!
3. Spring Bling
The (not so) Average Girl’s Guide made these easy spring bling bracelets that we’re swooning for. These too can act as the most perfect and fab friendship bracelets and DIY gift!
4. Pastel Chevron
Over at Claireabellemakes you’ll find an actual friendship bracelet tutorial complete with beautiful, pastel colors and a chevron print. This is great for a sleepover project or a birthday gift!
5. Mixed Metals
Check out this awesome mixed metal bracelet from Life by Appointment. It’s a bit glam, a lot of fun and easier than you may think to create.
6. Tribal Bangles
If you want to paint a bit then take a peek at this tutorial from Dismount Creativity. Have fun getting creativity and learn how to make your own funky patterns.
7. Colorful Yarn
These colorful yarn bracelets will be a lot of fun to make, especially when you decide to make ones that represent every shade of the rainbow. Check it out at Shelterness.
8. Shabby Shower Rings
The 36th Avenue took shower curtain rings and turned them into something special. With some shabby chic style and southern flair, you’ll fall in love with these accessories.
9. Sparkle Cuff
Inspired by a piece from Anthropologie, you’ll want to snag this tutorial from Artzy Creations. We love that this one can be super versatile too – making dressier outfits and more casual looks complete.
10. Classic Fishtail
If you want something easy to make to get your jewelry-making hobby started then check out this classic fishtail design from Kristin And… Perfect for gifts, an afternoon craft for the gals and more.
This pom-pom bracelet was inspired by a store-bought piece as well. Thanks, I Made It has all the details on how to make this gorgeous look.
12. Ombre Rope
Love Maegan made these awesome nautical rope bracelets and then had them ombre-dipped. Learn all about how to make these cool pieces after the jump!
Over at What I Wore, you’ll learn how to make a super unique charm bracelet all on your own. Coins, metal discs and more can help you create this beauty.
Again, you’ll need to visit Honestly WTF to find the tutorial for this gorgeous creation. We love everything about this look and it can easily be used in a more formal outfit or one that’s more casual too.
Once again we’re hopping over to Honestly WTF to find out how to make this gorgeous, chandelier-inspired charm bracelet. It’s gorgeous, don’t you think?!
This project has to be my personal favorite on the list. Those tassels are just too charming! Check out the details and directions over at Southern Curls & Pearls.
17. Silk Chain
This delicate and boho-inspired silk chain bracelet can be DIYed right at home. Grab the help from Pretty Gossip and learn how to recreate it for yourself.
18. Braided Beads
Sometimes simplicity is the best and just some solid, braided beads can pack a punch. Check out this idea at Simply Allis and fall in love with its ease.
If you want a pop of color without too much fuss then you just may want to try your hand at making one of these neon cuties from Ludorn!
20. Bitty Beads
Here’s a fun project to try your hand at, especially with the bead accents. Find all the details about these bitty beads over at Fave Crafts.
21. Memory Wire
Happy Hour Projects made this easy, two-tone memory wire bracelet that we couldn’t help but feature on this “cool” list of bracelets to make at home.
22. Fishtail Loom
Honestly WTF is back with this awesome fishtail loom bracelet that’s full of color and personality. These would make great friendship bracelets too, don’t you think?