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Get the Look from the Golden Globes

You’ve seen the stars at their finest, now replicate the results! Click here if you missed our report on the 2013 Golden Globes and some of our favorite looks from the night, because now we’ll show you how to get the same looks for less. Our designers recreated some of the most glamorous jewelry worn […]

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Sparkle on Your Night on the Town

Command attention with this elegant necklace design! Its classic black and white pattern gets a sophisticated upgrade with subtle bronze accents and Crystal AB components to make it extra sparkly. Learn how to make a single strand necklace that will take you just minutes to make, but leave a lasting impression with friends! -Marissa

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Pliers for your Projects

Chain nose, round nose, flat, nylon—what’s with all of the different types of pliers? you may ask. It does become a little overwhelming when you search for pliers and your screen fills with an array of different styles and brands. No need to worry! We’re here to help you better understand the basics behind some […]

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Antique Beauty with Victorian Touches

Explore how to bring new life to old components, like our designers did in this Violet Victoria necklace. Using Gilders Paste and Swarovski crystals they turned an antique brass-plated piece into an elegant design. Learn how you can recreate this idea or put your own twist on it with the free jewelry instructions in our […]

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New Swarovski Design Guides for Mother’s Day

You can create a beautiful homemade gift for your mom with the latest design guides from Swarovski. Click on the links below to view the PDF instructions for each project. One of them is sure to be a perfect fit for your mother! You can also browse all of our Swarovski instruction guides in the […]

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Poet’s Darling Necklace

Pewter is a hot trend in jewelry right now. It’s the right economic choice for fashion and comes in all sorts of different finishes. This necklace features a cool color finish called gunmetal—a bold, dark color that creates dramatic style when paired with light colors like the sky blue hue of the stoneware pendant. Take […]

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