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Here are some projects for you to try out at home!  If you have an idea for a project that you'd like to share with others send us the details from the Contacts link at the bottom of the page.

Oranges & Lemons

Oranges & Lemons

Ellen Kharades summery citrus resin jewellery is really fun to make and wear and is reminiscent of retro Bakelite jewellery from the 1950s.

This project was first published in Crafts Beautiful magazine in September 2015.

Oriental Express Monochrome Jewellery Project

Oriental Express Monochrome Jewellery Project

This striking black and white set, designed by Ellen Kharade, is sure to have you turning heads.

The project was originally published in Make & Sell Jewellery, Issue 63, July 2014.

Monogram Pendant

Monogram Pendant

Cheryl Owen has taken the simple approach to enamelling when designing and making this pretty monogram necklace using CHEMSET Doming Resin.

No specialist equipment is needed, just add hardener to the resin to create a rock-hard surface wit

Postage Stamp Jewellery Project

Postage Stamp Jewellery Project

Vintage postage stamps are used to create beautiful commemorative jewellery in this project devised by Ellen Kharade. The project was originally published in Make & Sell Jewellery magazine in August 2013.

Mapped Out

Mapped Out

This unusual project to create some unique gifts for men was devised by Ellen Kharade and was published in Crafts Beautiful magazine in June 2015.

Cabachon Casting Project

Cabachon Casting Project

Learn how to make an eye catching cabochon in your own colours thanks to this inspirational project by Clare John, which was published in the July 2010 edition of Beads & Beyond magazine.

Vintage Parisian Style Bracelet

Vintage Parisian Style Bracelet

Tracey Spurgin used playful adverts from posters of Paris nightlife to create this chic bracelet project for the July 2011 edition (issue 29) of Making Jewellery magazine.

Ice Queen Project

Ice Queen Project

This necklace, by Ellen Kharade, was featured in the October 2014 edition of Make and Sell Jewellery and is created by taking a cast of a bag handle to form an unusual bib hung from ribbon.

The Holly & The Ivy

The Holly & The Ivy

A quick and easy Christmas project designed by Fiona Potter.

Witch on a Broom in the Shadow of the Moon

Witch on a Broom in the Shadow of the Moon

This Haloween inspired brooch and pendant are designed by Fiona Potter, a guest designer on Jewellery Maker TV.

Koi Ripples

Koi Ripples

This project, by Ellen Kharade, shows how to combine PMC silver clay with cold cure epoxy enamel to create an unusual necklace with a taste of the orient.  The project was originally published in Beads & Beyond magazine in July 2010.

Neon Ring

Neon Ring

This project by Clare John uses a ready made ring as a pattern for casting a solid resin version in vibrant neon colours.  The project appeared in the July 2013 issue (issue 55) of Making Jewellery.

Bead Wrapped Resin Pendant

Bead Wrapped Resin Pendant

Vicky Fisher gives instructions for wrapping a cast resin cabochon with tiny seed beads to create an attractive bezel.  This article first appeared in Beads & Beyond magazine in August 2010.

Bead and Resin Projects

Bead and Resin Projects

Three easy projects created specially for us by Vicky Fisher using beads and buttons embedded in resin to produce some very tactile pieces of unique jewellery. 

Plique-à-Jour Bracelet

Plique-à-Jour Bracelet

Combine silver drops and sparkly resin to make this stunning bracelet devised by Clare John and featured in the January 2011 edition of Making Jewellery.  The technique could be used to make a set of matching earrings too!

Bag Charm Project

Bag Charm Project

This bag charm project shows an updated way of producing a cloisonne effect using resin instead of traditional enamel.  The project was devised by Clare John and was published in July 2010 in issue 16 of Making Jewellery.

Embedding a Picture in a Resin Pendant

Embedding a Picture in a Resin Pendant

This project, devised by Clare John and taken from the August 2010 issue of Making Jewellery, shows how to use CHEMSET resin to embed an image to create a stylish pendant. 

Tropical Pendant

Tropical Pendant

This reversible silver pendant uses soldered wire to create a tropical piece, one side depicts daytime and the other sunset.

This project, devised by Clare John, appeared in the September 2010 edition of Making Jewellery.

Vibrant Sunset Pendant

Vibrant Sunset Pendant

Classic simple lines and clean colours make this summer sunset pendant a must for any occasion.  This project was devised by Clare John and was published in October 2010 in issue 19 of Making Jewellery.

Bold Inca inspired pendant

Bold Inca inspired pendant

This beautiful pendant by Clare John was inspired by a Peruvian wall hanging.  The article, in the August 2010 issue of Making Jewellery, suggested making a matching ring using a silver plated square ring blank.

Red Resin Pendant

Red Resin Pendant

Thanks to Beads and Beyond for this beautiful pendant made using a cabochon cast from the CHEMSET Enamelling Resin!