Dear friends Thank you so much for the wonderful support on my beaded trees diorama
.I love to work with foam and foam crafts seem to be very popular nowadays .
The best thing about foam is you can crush it ,bend it and even squish it without damaging it! Its washable too and so easy to cut.
Sharing how I made some fun jewellery using foam .
How to make a foam rose pendant
Make your foam rose with thin
foam using either Foam rose tutorial 1
or Foam rose tutorial 2
.Make a calyx from thin
green foam and attach it to your foam rose.
foam of any shape [I die cut a star shape ] to form the base of your foam craft pedant or earring
Use something [I used a metal wire stick] to pierce a hole a few millimetres from the edge of your foam shape. Insert a jewellery ring into the hole.
Use the glue gun to stick your foam rose to the base and your Foam rose pendant
is ready. I added a generous layer of glossy accents
to give a plastic like shine to my foam pendant!
How to make foam rose earrings
Make a foam rose pendant
as above and attach to an earring finding
using more rings.I added pearly leaf danglers using head pins.
I added “diamond dust” to the tips of the star base of the Foam rose earrings.
How to make a Foam –Lace bracelet
Cut a strip of foam [use thick variety foam] as long as you want your bracelet to be [find the length by wrapping loosely around your/ daughter’s wrist] .
Cut a piece of lace 2 inches longer than your foam strip.Stick the foam strip to the centre of the lace using the glue gun.Turn over and glue the excess lace to the back of the foam.
Pierce the edge of the foam strips and add jump ring to one end and a clasp to the other end. If you wish you can use modpodge to get a seal over your lace bracelet.
Since this foam jewelry set is a handmade gift -for a bit of added glamour I hung the earrings on lacy hearts cut with Spellbinder dies.
I hope you liked this easy foam jewelry tutorial
Supplies Foam-Big market Sahakaranagar,Itsy Bitsy,Jewelry findings-Itsy Bitsy,Lace-Commercial street Bangalore,Sizzix star die-Itsy Bitsy.Spellbindres Lacy hearts-Itsy Bitsy
: This project was finalist[Top 3] at Itsy Bitsy Jewelry challenge
Lovely jewelry :) ..you are queen of foam crafts Dr Sonia ..cute set love the lace bracelet soooooooooo much and the glossy accent on earrings n pendents looks lovely .. :)ReplyDelete
Ha Ha Radhika you are making me smile..lemme call you Pista queen...I cant forget that gorgeous pista shell necklace of yours!!Delete
Very Pretty !!!! love that pendant !!ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Angelin.Since I had made the roses much earlier it was a quick project to put together!Delete
Beautiful projects Dr Sonia.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much EllyDelete
Oh my this is some really beautiful jewelry. Love the rose it is stunning. Thanks for the tutorial.ReplyDelete
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Thank you so much Nana...hard to believe it was once a plain sheet of foam isnt it!Delete
really cute, Sonia !!ReplyDelete
Thank you Suman...my daughter has laid claim to the whole set!Delete
Its very pretty ! I loved the way youhave photographed it :)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Pooja..ha ha I wanted to show off the lacey die cuts!Delete
This is gorgeous! You are so very talented! Thanks for sharing :-)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Patti.I am just venturing into making jewelry for my nieces and daughter!Delete
Pretty. I've die cut foam but not made any jewelry with it.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Melissa. The more I work with foam the more I love it.We use foam all the time for school projects as those are the ones subjects to a lot of poking by little hands and foam is so much sturdier than paper!Delete
WOW - these are so pretty ! Thanks for sharing and for stopping by and leaving such a lovely comment on my blog. Have a great week.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Karon...they look even better in real...I struggled to capture all the details in the photos!Delete
Thank you for the tutorial - I've never thought of foam jewellery before and it's very pretty.ReplyDelete
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Thank you so much Marina.Ever since i made the foam roses some time back ...I was dying to showcase them in prettier ways!Delete
Oh, my foam jewelry. what else you have under your sleeves?ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Helen ...you are always my inspiration for crafty stuff!Delete
Thank you so much Ann.Delete
Wow, what gorgeous jewelry, Sonia!! The foam flowers look amazing!! And your tutorial is fabulous as always!! Have a great day:)ReplyDelete
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Thank you so much Lisa...I am in a foam craft phase right now so I will have to bombard you with more foam crafts!Delete
Super pretty roses. Hard to believe they are made from foam.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Georgiana.The glossy accents mask the foam texture into something more elegant!Delete
WOW!! These are Fantastic Sonia. Love all the details on how to make them..LozReplyDelete
Thank you so much Loz..they were such fun to make and for once my tutorial was easy to write up too!Delete
Oh those pretty roses! I might steal those earrings! :)ReplyDelete
thanks so much for the tutorial!
Ha Ha Sindhu...you'll have to deal with my 7 year old if you dare!!Delete
Your Foam jewellery looks so beautiful Dr sonia ..I love your roses and the pretty way you have incorporated it in the Bracelet and earrings :)ReplyDelete
Hussena!!! Am so happy to see you drop in.I really missed you!Delete
Such a beautiful set !! . So neatly made. I really like the way you have arranged them against the white die cuts :)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Jasleen...ha ha I wanted to show off my new dies without doing the hard work of making something!Delete
I was just checking out the 'Sisterhood crafts' blog where you have linked this, and I couln't find this enetred there. Did you by any chance forget adding it there doc?ReplyDelete
Ha Ha yes I forgot and now the link is closed!! I do it all the time!! You are so sweet to let me know Jasleen!Delete
Wowwww...Beautiful..Love the bracelet very much..ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Sindhu..I loved the lace quite a lot!Delete
Love it! Even though I am commenting here for the first time, I have been visiting your awesome blog since a few months when I was searching for craft supply shops. It was very helpful!ReplyDelete
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Thank you so much Sindhu...am so glad you found me.Its always nice to make new crafty friendsDelete
wow lovely.. loved all the prettinessReplyDelete
Thank you so much Priyanka so good to have you drop in after longDelete
So cute Sonia. Especially for your kid, that bracelet will be perfect I think! I can already see her wearing it :)ReplyDelete
Ha Ha yes Sarah she already tried it on!Delete
it would lovely gift for christmas Sonia. beautifully doneReplyDelete
Thank you so much Shylaa ..yeah thats why I made them in the Christmas colors!Delete
Beautiful jewellery set, Dr.Sonia! And I just love those pretty foam roses! Thanks for the tutorial! :)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Ayushi...I love crafting with foam!Delete
Pretty, I have also been doing some foam rose jewelry these days but my only problem is the glue being visible on the foam. If I try to scrap it off, it doesnt stay putReplyDelete
Divya I use just a smearing of hot glue to make the rose and to attach the rose with calyx to the base I used hot glue again.Its not easy to wipe glue off foam.I think for a professional jewelry maker such as yourself modpodge or glossy accent might be better but both take time to dry!Delete
Just beautiful Dr.Sonia!ReplyDelete
Thank you so much PamDelete
OMGoodness Sonia, Love you project! Beautifully done. Thanks for stopping by. Those wine glass charm are so easy to make and cheep, they cost almost nothing to make. I do have all the crystals so I did not have to buy anything. You can make the rings and all you do is add charms and crystals.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Patricia...I lvoed those wine glass charms...I better start drinking wine!Delete
Your roses are sweet and what a lovely idea. Thanks for sharing, especially the tutorial.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much TeresaDelete
Aweee this is so pretty !!! Love the bracelet !ReplyDelete
thanks for playing with us at BGC - Dec challenge !
Glad you liked it PoojaDelete
its cuuuuteee!!!! i love it !ReplyDelete
Thank you so much GhazalaDelete
This is beautiful ! As a beader who is now exploring other techniques of jewellery making , I loved the tutorial and am going to try my hand at making it ! Thankd Dr for this fantastic post !ReplyDelete
Oh you have put me on cloud nine!Delete
No words to say . Its amazing. Love the foam roses!ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Litasha..am so glad you are dropping in !Delete
What pretty jewelry...thanks for showing how to make each piece.ReplyDelete
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Glad you liked the foam jewelry tutorial RobertaDelete
Wow.. Very cute set Dr. Sonia! Nice use of foam flowers in making jewellery.. Am sure Prisha would be very happy to flaunt the set and look angelic on Christmas :)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Esvee.Delete
Oh wow! What fantastic roses! And how lovely your jewellery is, the bracelet especially has such a fab vintage feel! Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley.ReplyDelete
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Thank you so much MagsDelete
This is a stunning work. Love the rose braceletReplyDelete
Thank you so much .Yeah the lace offsets the rose nicely doesnt itDelete
These are so fun and pretty! I am always in awe of your wonderful projects! :)ReplyDelete
Oh you are so sweet KatyDelete
This is a superb idea & a beautiful craft.. Love the rose with foamic sheet.. awesome Sonia :)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Khadija..I will soon start working on your Guest DT workDelete
Wow soniaji those roses are STUNNING!!!!!!Love your jewellery!!!ReplyDelete
Thank you so much Shraddha ..so happy you dropped in after long.Delete
These are amazing Thanks for the tutorial, I love this necklace and the roses are so pretty.ReplyDelete
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hey you inspire me a lot everytime I visit yours.Tried to make something by following your tutorialReplyDelete
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I am so thrilled Anandhi...I love the varied crafts you do and always lament I am not able to take classes from you...and I was so happy your son made the folding box!Delete
One of my all time favourite blogs..!!! This is a special blog because of the beautiful projects you make undoubtedly...and for the tutorial u add along with it.. Perfect!! :)ReplyDelete
Thank you so much poojitha...you just made my day more special!!Delete
I would love to take your guidance as I have started a blog recently. Do check my blog craftfreeze.blogspot.com =)Delete
I have started a new blog and would love to get yor guidance and love. Its craftfreeze.blogspot.com. =)Delete
Thank you for dropping in again Poojitha.Your projects are awesomeDelete
Wow just amazing .I just love them.so neat and beautiful.Dr Sonia I started a blog recently and I want to dedicate a quilled project of mine to you I hope you love it. Please visit my blog http://petitecrafting.blogspot.in/2013/12/quilled-peacock-is-done-using-painting.html.ReplyDelete
Oh my god I am speechless yu dedicated a post and awesome project to me!!Delete
Fantastic project, thank you for sharing it with us at TioT's this time.ReplyDelete
Thank you so much YvonneDelete
Now that's different!! Thanks for joining us at Try It On Tuesday. CindyReplyDelete
Wow, these are beautiful! The roses are gorgeous! TFS!ReplyDelete
Have a super day!
Thanks again! Such a thorough tutorial, thanks!ReplyDelete
I love your ideas, kisses from SpainReplyDelete
Beautiful foam jewelry. Perfect for our challenge. Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational!ReplyDelete
Very beautiful soniaji.ReplyDelete
This is amazing! I had never thought to make jewelry out of foam, but I think it's an excellent idea. A lot of other materials break easily and become too heavy to wear comfortably. What a great solution this is. I just love how you combined your gorgeous roses with lace for such an elegant look.ReplyDelete
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this is so uniqueReplyDelete
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