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Catherine Cole
DIY: Wish Bracelets- Fun to Make, Fun to Wear, Fun to Give!

DIY: Wish Bracelets- Fun to Make, Fun to Wear, Fun to Give!

I'm blessed to be in business since 1991, and I have the best customers, and I'm always looking to make a special handmade "thank you" gifts to include in your orders. My latest handmade gift project are these adorable and simple wish bracelets!   What's so fun about these wish bracelets? They're simple to make, and just so adorable! Our wish bracelets are a great gift idea for friends, family and holiday gifting. The simple card with a cute, personalized note make them even more special. Want to make these yourself? You're in luck, because these are so simple to...

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Catherine Cole
Do-It-Yourself: Button, Button, Where is the Button? Easy-to-Make Button Jewelry Pins

Do-It-Yourself: Button, Button, Where is the Button? Easy-to-Make Button Jewelry Pins

Fun button jewelry pins I never throw anything away in my design studio. In fact, I've been looking at a jar of buttons for over 10 years. It was time I found a use for these wonderful vintage pieces, so I thought I would create a new, free gift item for my loyal customers.  I decided to create a fun button pin with a little jeweled bling. Instructions   Do you hoard buttons and various knick knacks too? Pull them out and get ready to craft!     I have had the best time creating these wonderful pins, everyone is...

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Catherine Cole
Fun silk flower corsage  pins from vintage jewelry

Fun silk flower corsage pins from vintage jewelry

I love creating from vintage and obsolete items! Today I made corsage pins from vintage earrings.   Making something old and discarded  new and beautiful is very rewarding  and great therapy!  I was given a bag of  vintage jewelry from the 60's and have been waiting to find the perfect upcycle. Today a made a "crop" of flower corsage  lapel pins to give as "surprise" gifts for my customers.    Want to make a crop of these flower pretties? It's fun and super easy!    I found that the clip on earrings worked the best. You can find them super cheap...

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Catherine Cole
Starfish barefoot Sandals to adore for your beach wedding

Starfish barefoot Sandals to adore for your beach wedding

Starfish barefoot sandals to delight.    Beach and destination weddings are trending and one of the most popular theme is Starfish. Your wedding party will delight wearing these starfish inspired styles.  Starfish hair pins, adorable starfish footless sandals for your flower girl and lovely starfish gift set for your bridesmaids.                                                               The perfect sandal for your Flower Girl. Our handmade starfish barefoot sandal is strung on clear elastic and stretches to fit...

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