Industrial Fashion: DIY Cement Brooches


DIY Cement Brooches || Jade and Fern

The folks over at CraftBits asked me to develop a project for them! Woot!

Since I’ve been digging industrial jewelry lately—who doesn’t love a good juxtaposition?—I took a stab at creating a wearable using cement and came up with these brooches. What do you think??

DIY Cement Brooches || Jade and Fern

DIY Cement Brooches || Jade and Fern

DIY Cement Brooches || Jade and Fern

I got über carried away while photographing these babies, so like any photographer worth her salt I found myself curled up in the fetal position to get the shot:

Behind the Scenes || Jade and Fern

My photo professors would be so proud.

It’s a really simple project but REALLY gratifying (if I do say so myself). Head on over to CraftBits for the tutorial on how to whip up your own DIY Cement Brooches!

Author: Marlene @ Idle Hands Awake

Maker, baker, cat momma, total nerd, perpetually covered in glitter/sawdust/paint. Blogging DIY and design for modern creatives.

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