kirsten-nunez

Kirsten is a lifestyle writer and craft book author focusing on DIY, food, health and creativity. Since 2010, she has been sharing DIY projects at WildAmor.com. In May 2014, Kirsten published her first book, Studs & Pearls: 30 Creative Projects for Customized Fashion.

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DIY Statement Ring

As a veteran crafter, I’ve always been obsessed with figuring out ways to use leftover supplies. I love how one project’s scraps can be another project’s highlight; it represents creativity at its finest. My latest DIY is all about that concept. In this simple DIY statement ring project, miscellaneous remnants from past projects come together …

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Easy DIY Projects: Thread-Wrapped Sunglasses Holder

Summer might be winding down, but it does not mean we can’t savor the last weeks of sunshine in the most fashionable way. That’s where this sunglasses holder DIY comes in (one of our Easy DIY Projects). After all, I like to think of sunglasses as a daily must; they make everything from driving to …

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Easy DIY Projects: Safety Pin and Pearl Necklace

In all my years of crafting up a storm, making jewelry has always been a favorite activity of mine. And thanks to the simplicity of jewelry, you don’t need much to make something awesome. Leftovers from another project can be re-purposed for the next. To top it off, fancy materials aren’t even a necessity. For …

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Easy DIY Projects: Dip Dyed Fringe Necklace

Kirsten brings you another one of her Easy DIY projects… Jewelry-making provides an awesome outlet to put small trinkets and materials to good use. And since you don’t need much to create something like a necklace pendant, it’s super easy to whip up new baubles for your wardrobe. For example, you can use pieces of …

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Easy DIY Projects: Embellished Shoulder Duster Earrings

Experimenting with handmade jewelry is one of the best ways to practice your hand at arts and crafts. And because each piece only requires a few components, you’ll have ample room for trial and error. The best part is that when you do finish a jewelry project, you can incorporate it into your wardrobe and …

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DIY Jewelry: Bandanna Bolo Necklace

DIY Jewelry is so versatile; that’s exactly why I love it. And since jewelry projects are typically small, it’s easy to experiment with different textures and supplies. It gets even better when you bring in things that aren’t traditionally used for jewelry. This tutorial is the perfect example. To make this handmade accessory, I transformed …

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