DIY Easy Floating Pearl Necklace Tutorial from I Love to Create here. What makes this a really quick and easy DIY is she uses glue to anchor the pearls rather than crimps or knotting. One thing I disagree with is that she writes, “It’s a wonderful way to update your grandmother’s or mother’s pearls into jewelry the daughters and granddaughters can all treasure.” NO! Get your heirloom pearls appraised first – you may be shocked at how much they are worth and gluing will just forever ruin their value.
DIY Cheap and Easy Plastic Animal Handles Tutorial from Dollar Store Crafts here. The key is having the tails touch the ground to balance them. Pair it with the dinosaur serving plate here. For lots more plastic toy DIYs go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/plastic-toys
DIY Knockoff 3 Ingredient Torani Chocolate Syrup Recipe from La Vie en Rose here. Really easy and you can use if on ice cream or in coffee.
DIY Working Padlock Braided Bracelet Tutorial from Fashionrolla here. Really easy to understand well photographed tutorial from Fashionrolla. *I did a series of lost wax cast custom cast sterling keys (before you saw keys every where) and gave them as gifts with sayings like: the key to your future, the key to your success, key to your happiness etc… This would be a good gift idea.