Wednesday, February 26, 2014

DIY Jewelry Recycle Series : Part 2 - Mini Brooches

Bringing you Part 2 of Jewelry Recycle series (Did I mention I hate throwing away stuff?) 

I have been eyeing teeny-tiny brooches and pins appearing everywhere for a long time now. Somehow, when I get around to buying the ones I like, they're (long) gone! So a couple of days ago, when I found myself with leftover jewelry gems and tiny brooch pins, it was a godsend opportunity (<drama/>).

Here's what you'll need to make your quick and unique versions:

  • Jewelry gems or rhinestones
  • Brooch pins, 10mm
  • Instant Super Glue (available here)

    Here's what you need to do:

    Step 1: Put a drop of glue on the backside of the gem. With a toothpick, spread the glue

    Step 2: Attach the brooch blank to the gem and leave to dry

    Step 3: Pin your mini brooches to anything and everything and enjoy the upgrade :)

    - Cheers!


    1. This is a great DIY project to get a beautiful custom brooch at an affordable price. You can create a ton of different colors and designs with different stones. I have used for a great selection of different colors and shapes of rhinestones. Thanks for this amazing project walkthrough!

    2. Thank you :) Will keep you in mind for my rhinestone needs!

    3. Thanks Jade Eclectic! Let us know about some of your upcoming projects, and we possibly could feature them on our blog.

    4. fabulous idea!!

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