Summer is here! Time to go to the beach and make some splash on cool blue waters :) Ooohh, just imagining it is already refreshing LOLEvery summer vacation one perfect place to go is the beach. When I was a teenager before the end of school year I am busy searching summer attires. I buy sneakers, flip-flops, vibrant color clothing, a few summer hats, shades and beach bags.
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So that when I meet my friends and I can look as hip and stylish this summer! Of course, everything must complement each outfit, from clothing to shoes, to bags and accessories.
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It is also fun walking along the beach, feeling the cool summer breeze. Some collects stones and a special stone are known to find along the beach shores.

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Sea or beach glass are found on along bodies of fresh and salt water. These frosted glass has gone through the natural process of weathering, physically and chemically, giving the frosted appearance. They are collectibles and can be used in jewelry making.

I know you’ll be going to the beach this summer and while having fun, collect some beach glass and then turn them into handcrafted jewelries. By wire wrapping they are great for making pendants, earrings and charms. I’ve gathered some tutorials how-to so you’ll get some ideas how to use them.

Collect flat beach glass and make a simple wrap as a bail and then embellish with spirals! Watch Megan Milliken how from Beadaholique
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Another way to hold the beach glass is through wire wrapping like that of “Altered Beauty’s Wire Wrapped Beach Glass Pendants”
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Clever Nesting did a clever way of using a wrapped beach glass of turn them into earrings
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Now, here’s a more complicated wire wrapping technique.
Gayle of Gayle Bird Designs is a lucky girl! She won’t have a hard time and no need to wait for summertime to collect beach glass. Gayle lives in Cape Breton Island in the Atlantic Ocean so definitely, there’s an abundant supply of beach glass. With so many, she uses them on her jewelry making and sell them on ebay as well.

Try these 2 free tutorials from Gayle for wrapping beach glass

How to Wire-Wrap Beach Glass the Easy Way
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Wrap With a 4-Strand Braid Pattern
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I hope you like these featured tutorials and learned a few tips how to use beach glass on jewelry making.


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