Celestial DIY Inspiration

by Jess Lincoln January 02, 2020


Shoot for the Moon because even if you miss, you land among the Stars 


Step into a whole new galaxy of jewelry-making with some of our favorite components and techniques. Our Celestial Collection will captivate you with a dreamy assortment of pendants & charms in a variety of metal finishes. 

Be sure to pick up one of our limited edition Starry Twilight Bead Mix to design with this mesmerizing assortment of gemstones & Swarovski crystals you'll see in my Celestial DIY Inspiration throughout the month. * UPDATE - this mix has sold out, we have an alternative mix with a few of these bead styles - check out our limited edition Silver Moonlight Bead Mix

AND, learn a fun Wire-Wrapped Bail technique to create beautiful drops with top-drilled stones >> CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO TUTORIAL

 

Each project idea below lists the materials used to make the piece, with a direct link to the products. Clear your mind, get inspired and create!  

Vintaj Tools used to create these projects... 

Browse our entire Vintaj Hand Tools collection for all your jewelry making needs.

 

 

Transform a beaded crescent pendant into a multi-hole connector. Use our hole punch pliers to simply add 8-holes along the scalloped edge and wire wrap crystal quartz points to create this cascading focal.    

Learn how to make a Wire Wrapped Bail >> WATCH VIDEO TUTORIAL

MATERIALS

   

Inspired by the stages of a lunar eclipse. Simply fasten layers of natural brass, antique copper and bronze antique elements together by overlapping and crimping oval jump rings to create unique focal pieces. Accent with gorgeous faceted druzy agates and a copper verdigris spacer for a touch of color. 


Learn how to create a Wrapped Loop >> WATCH VIDEO TUTORIAL

MATERIALS

 
 

 These mixed metal earrings are so much fun to make! I love combining brass with copper, even better paired with flashy labradorite stones. This unique bead drop rests perfectly alongside our beaded crescent and will catch everyone's eye. 

Learn how to make a Wire Wrapped Bail >> WATCH VIDEO TUTORIAL 


MATERIALS


This sweet natural brass moon face charm speaks for itself. I love the simplicity of suspending a tiny crystal quartz point from the bottom and pairing it with sterling silver plated chain making the pendant the center of attention. 

Learn how to make a Wire Wrapped Bail >> WATCH VIDEO TUTORIAL

MATERIALS

These projects were so much fun to create. I hope they have inspired you to try this wire wrapped bail technique and design some pieces of your own. Please tag us if you post your jewelry made with Vintaj and share by using #vintajdiy & #HappyDesigning

Jess :)  


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