DIY - Jewellery

Posted by HUSQVARNA VIKING®
Creating your own jewellery to complement your outfit is a fun DIY embroidery project.



The specially designed ”Embroider & Shine” collection is made of 5 units in various shapes to give you unlimited variety! You can find them, plus 3 ready-made combinations, as free downloads here. Add crystals to really make them sparkle.
 

Readymade combinations



Necklace & bracelet

You will need:

How:

  1. Hoop the stabilizer in the HUSQVARNA VIKING® Large Embroidery Hoop 240x150mm (9.6” x 6”) with the sticky side up.
  2. Embroider the necklace or bracelet embroidery combinations in the color of your choice.
  3. Soak the designs in water, just enough to make the stabilizer dissolves.
  4. Set aside to dry.
  5. Iron the necklace to get it flat.
  6. Cut the ribbon in half and sew on with the sew-on-button stitch. For the bracelet you can also use a button to lock the bracelet in one of the ends.
  7. Add Swarovski® Hot Fix crystals by using the Kandi Corp Professional Touch Applicator, detailed instructions can be found on the package.

Make your own combinations:

You will need:

How:

  1. Hoop the stabilizer in the HUSQVARNA VIKING® Large Embroidery Hoop 240x150mm (9.6” x 6”) with the sticky side up.
  2. Embroider the designs in the color of your choice.
  3. Soak the embroidered jewelry elements in water, just enough to make the stabilizer dissolve.
  4. Set aside to dry.
  5. After the pieces are dry, press with an iron to make them flat
  6. Arrange the elements in a pleasing design and sew them together with the sew-on-button stitch. This stitch is sewn without any presser foot. Add a ribbon with the same stitch.
  7. For earrings, add a fish hook earring in the eyelet of the embroidery.
  8. Add Swarovski® Hot Fix crystals by using the Kandi Corp Professional Touch Applicator, detailed instructions can be found on the package.

More inspirational combinations

Earrings

On some of the embroideries you can choose to embroider the loop or not. This irregular unit gets a slightly different look depending on which loop you choose for attaching the hook.



 


Bracelets



Necklace



Accessories and home decoration




Want more projects?

Learn how to make a pillow or your own tablet case with embroidery.

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Posted by HUSQVARNA VIKING®
Make a statement with a bejeweled tablet case. Sewing in faux leather makes it perfect, both for protecting your tablet and as a fashion statement. Download the sewing instruction and create your own.
- See more at: http://www.husqvarnaviking.com/en-GB/Be-Inspired/Blog/September-2014/DIY-Tablet-Case#sthash.UzkJtYPO.dpuf
Make a statement with a bejeweled tablet case. It’s so easy, just watch. - See more at: http://www.husqvarnaviking.com/Campaigns/Embroider-and-Shine#sthash.2vSifhiZ.dpuf
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