Making jewelry gifts for men can be a challenge but not with this list of easy diy tutorials. Learn how to make cool bracelets for guys.
If you’re a beader, it can be hard to create jewelry for the men in your life. Most men just won’t appreciate beadwoven jewelry. They’ll cringe at the sight of sparkly faceted beads and I may be assuming, but I don’t think they care for pearls either.
So, what do you do if you want to make some jewelry gifts for him that he’ll actually appreciate?
Well, below is a list of pretty cool diy jewelry ideas that are great for males. They follow the “best practices” when creating handmade jewelry for men.
Jewelry Gifts For Men – Easy DIY Ideas He’ll Love
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1. Gemstone Bracelet For Men
Beaded jewelry for men can be a little challenging to put together. If you can’t use bicones, pearls and the other beads you may be used to, what can you use?
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Gemstone beads are a good middle ground. They’re earthy and beautiful and many of them are available in muted patterns and hues that even the manliest man will appreciate.
Try making the stretchy bracelet below by Kellie’s Bead Boutique using gemstone beads. You won’t have to worry too much about using the right length as it will stretch to fit.
2. Men’s Leather Wrap Bracelet
In this video tutorial by Potomac Beads, you’ll learn how to make a DIY men’s leather bracelet using a combination of leather with lava beads.
I think the use of lava beads is genius here because they naturally have a rough, rugged look. Pairing them with leather is a combination many men will love.
3. Paracord Bracelet DIY
Paracord bracelets are easy to make and you can create many different styles. The lightweight nylon rope is available in several colors and patterns so you have a ton of options to choose from.
These bracelets are also referred to as survival bracelets because they started out as an easy way for soldiers, fire fighters and outdoor adventurers to carry a lot of extra cord around. This can be quite useful, especially in case of emergency. Check out some practical uses for paracord bracelets.
The video below by CbyS Paracord and More demonstrates the creation of a simple quick deploy single strand knot and loop paracord survival bracelet. That’s a mouthful and luckily, the bracelet’s a lot easier to make than the name suggests.
If your gift receiver is an outdoorsy guy, this may be right up his alley.
4. Cool Bracelets For Men
This next video by Curly Made includes three different design ideas for how to make men’s bracelets using leather cord:
- A Hook Leather bracelet
- A very simple wrap bracelet using braided leather
- An Infinity Knot bracelet
Each one is incredibly simple, yet looks amazing.
5. Handmade Men’s Jewelry Set
If you want to make multiple bracelets that will look great together, this stone and leather bracelet set will do the trick.
The video below by Fusion Beads also shows you three different bracelet ideas combining leather cord, ball chain and gemstones to make a set that rocks.
These jewelry gifts for men are quick and easy to put together, plus you don’t need a whole lot of materials.