Charm jewelry as a part of a fashion statement is one item that never loses its appeal. You can be fashionable with charm jewelry in just about any situation or occasion. Regardless of who the person is or what age he or she may be, a few Gucci charms on a bracelet can look great. It also comes in many forms and allows you to express your individuality.
While you can buy charms anywhere, making your own can be fun and easy. One method for making charms is a process called “lost wax casting.” In it, a wax or plastic mold – called a pattern – is utilized to fashion the charm or piece of jewelry. Using various processes, a fine collection of charm jewelry can then be produced.
One method for creating lovely charm jewelry can be done relatively easily and with inexpensive assortments of beads, chains and the like. There are any number of wholesalers out there who offer sets and kits comprised of different colored beads, chains, latches, loops and fasteners. They also have books and “how to” guides for making cheap, but attractive, charm jewelry.
You might want to “pretty up” bracelets or jewelry you already own. The process isn’t too hard, and takes only a bit of time. Take two pairs of pliers, some 20 gauge wire and a few trinkets. Run the trinkets through a loop or link in the bracelet’s chain and the pliers to re-fasten it. You can add as many or as few as you’d like to create a whole new look for the bracelet or even a Gucci necklace.
There are almost as many different methods for creating charm jewelry as there are pieces of jewelry available. Also, you can take just about any item and make a decorative piece out of it. Buttons are a good example. Assemble the best-looking or most visually interesting of them, first of all. After that, it’s only a matter of finding some clasps and taking some wire, wire cutters and pliers to fasten them to a bracelet.
The Internet makes it very easy to find plenty of instructional manuals and guides that’ll teach you how to make attractive charm jewelry. You also won’t have to spend a lot of money doing it. If you want to make more complicated pieces, it’s always good to practice before doing so.
If you follow these few steps you’ll soon enough find yourself turning average items into attractive charm jewelry before you know it. Make friends with the creative part of brain and you’ll find yourself having all kinds of fu