Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Fathers Day MAIN

Father’s Day is fast approaching, and this year it falls on June 19th. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I find it really hard to shop for gifts for my dad; he always tells me he doesn’t need anything! This year, though, I decided I would make him something special. The picture above shows just a few quick and easy ideas to make a personal, handmade gift for your dad for Father’s Day. Keep reading for a complete list of supplies, tools and techniques needed to make these great gifts!

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Initial key chain with chunky pewter cube beads (I made this for my dad!):

What You Will Need:

Supplies-

Pewter Cube Stamping Bead (I used the 12mm size)

Pewter Spacer Bead (I used Antique Silver)

Leather Cord (I used Natural Antique Brown 1.5mm)

Key Ring (Local Hardware Store)

Tools-

Letter Stamp Set (I used the Varsity Stamp set)

Metal Stamping Hammer

Steel Bench Block

Stamp Enamel

Scissors

Paper Towel

Techniques-

Metal Stamping

Larks’s Head Knot

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Natural gemstone and metal beads bracelet set:

What You Will Need:

Supplies-

Gemstone Beads (I used Black Onyx Round-8mm, Black Stone Round-8mm, Hematite Round-8mm and 10mm)

Metal Bead (I used Round Sterling Silver-10mm)

Stretch Magic-1mm

Crimp Beads-3mm

Tools-

Chain Nose Pliers

Scissors

Bead Stopper

Technique-

Crimping Stretch Magic

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Natural horn, wood and metal beads bracelet set:

What You Will Need:

Supplies-

Natural Horn Beads (I used Horn Round Beads 6-8mm and Black Horn Nugget Beads 6-8×10-12mm)

Wood Beads (I used Black Kamagong Round Wood and Oval Beads-10mm)

Pewter Spacer Beads (I used Nugget Heishi Spacer-Silver-5mm and Disk Heishi Spacer-Silver-7mm)

Stretch Magic-.7mm

Crimp Beads-2mm

Tools-

Chain Nose Pliers

Scissors

Bead Stopper

Technique-

Crimping Stretch Magic

Be sure to check out all of our men’s jewelry ideas on our Inspiration page for more great ideas!

Happy Beading! – Cody

Cody

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