Category: Weave Ideas

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6 Colorful Chainmaille Jewelry Projects For The Season

Share this:Customize these timeless designs using current fashion colors We recently published our color palettes for the Fall/Winter 2015-2015 Color Forecast. We love playing around with those swatches because it makes us combine colors we wouldn’t have put together otherwise…and the results have been surprisingly pleasing. If you’re stuck for inspiration, we recommend using the… Read more »


October Birthstone Inspiration (Opal) for DIY Jewelry Projects

Share this:Create birthstone-inspired chainmaille jewelry for October Our featured October birthstone-inspired kit is a variation on one of our beginner chainmaille patterns, Flowers. Purchase all-in-one, limited-edition kits on our seasonal page. If you’d like to customize a different color scheme, check out the supplies list below to create a necklace and matching earrings. Purchase jump… Read more »

If you love the look of coiled projects but can’t muster the patience to close all those little rings, using our rubber o-rings is a great alternative because, well, they come pre-closed! This idea would also be beautiful using glass rings (also pre-closed) or our anodized aluminum fades (not pre-closed) to create an trendy ombre effect.

10 FREE Simple DIY Jewelry Patterns To Get You Started Making Chainmaille

Share this:Using only small metal jump rings and pliers, you can create beautiful jewelry. It’s no secret we geek out on “whoa-how-did-you-make-that” super-intricate chainmaille projects here at Blue Buddha, but sometimes you just want to have a little fun and create something quickly you can wear out that night. Here are 10 project ideas that… Read more »