Jewelry Designer Venessa Arizaga Shares a Summer DIY

We'll teach you how to make a cute summer charm bracelet that will have all of your friends thinking you scooped it up on an exotic South American vacation! Brooklyn-based designer Venessa Arizaga gives us a step-by-step lesson.


May 17, 2012 12:00 PM

DIY with Venessa Arizaga

While sewing through the braid, you want to get as close to the links as possible. Try not to get too far past the middle of the braid because you'll get some unevenness — I'd recommend sewing about 1/4 into the braid away from the chain.