Well, another new year is upon us and with that comes all the new trends. Jewelry is no exception but, there is no need to go out and purchase all that new, expensive jewelry to match the new trend you can make it yourself. The new style for 2011 will actually reflect the lessons of what not to wear from 2010.
The main focuses on the hot new do it yourself jewelry for 2011 is the spring wear. With all the snow and bitter cold surrounding our country everyone is looking towards spring, and because of that they are looking for hot new jewelry to bring the feel of spring. Here are just a few of the do it yourself jewelry that is bound to be hot and trendy this year.
1. Sterling Silver Earrings
Sterling silver has always been a trendy item and, this year is no exception. It may seem like this would be hard to make but, they are really not. All you need to do is purchase a pair of plain earrings and place your own unique spin onto them. This includes such things as gluing stones of your favorite color onto the earrings, adding some bead work on to silver hoop earrings or just about any other unique idea you may decide. Let your imagination flow and you will be surprised what you have created. The best thing is that you have matched the hot new trend of the year without spending a fortune.
2. Necklaces With Unique Designs
The next hot new do it yourself jewelry for 2011 is necklaces that have a unique but delicate pattern or design to them. These necklaces can be made out of basic fishing line or plain necklaces you have lying around your jewelry box. There are a variety of different things that you can do with these necklaces including placing beads. They can be just about any bead you can think of or also some great charms will work as well. However, big is not in style this year so be sure that you are using small beads and charms.
The final hot new trend for 2011 in the make your own jewelry department are bracelets. The friendship bracelets are back and they are easy to make. Along with the friendship bracelets the charm bracelets are making a comeback as well. Think back to the late 80’s and early 90’s when we all sat around and made bracelets for our friends and we all got one back. They were a trendy style then and they still are today.
So, as you can see 2011 proves to be another great year of various trends. Remember though, when it comes to jewelry you don’t have to go overboard with expense. Just simply take that old jewelry out of your box and create it into something new and inventive. Have fun!!