How to Use Rhinestone Cup Chain for Jewelry


Rhinestone cup chain has been appearing everywhere in gorgeous finished jewelry.

From: Honestly…WTF

From beautiful bohemian friendship bracelets to sophisticated metal and crystal designs rhinestone cup chain works with every  look.

From: I Spy DIY

Rhinestone cup chain is available in so many colors, finishes and sizes that it’s impossible not to find something you love. However, we get a lot of folks who are mesmerized by the beauty of our rhinestone cup chain but have no idea where to start with using it!

We’ve scoured the web to bring you a collection of

The Internet’s Best DIY Rhinestone Cup Chain Tutorials below:

1) From …love Maegan Tom Binns Inspired Chunky Necklace DIY

From: …love Maegan

Although she uses a variety of already finished vintage necklaces to make this stunning and inspired chunky crystal and chain wonder, you could just as easily do the same with strands of cup chain and beads you have strung yourself. The essential element is at least one clasp for everything to hang from and her technique of using clear nylon thread to hold it all together is, frankly, genius. Check out her step by step tutorial here.

2) From Thanks, I Made It DIY Rhinestone Chain Earrings

From: Thanks, I Made It

Besides the awesome name for her blog, these beautiful retro Rhinestone Chain Earrings are so amazingly simple that you could make hundreds of pairs a day! Get the step by step instruction here.

3) From Honestly…WTF DIY Embellished Friendship Bracelets

From: Honestly…WTF

Perhaps you prefer a more bohemian look than the high fashion and retro styles above. These youthful Rhinestone chain embellished friendship bracelets are a stylish modern twist on the old school yard favorite. This tutorial is actually three in one with instructions for woven chevron friendship bracelets (instructions for those also on the blog) embellished with Rhinestone cup chain, metal curb chain and studded with spikes. Take a look here and make them for all your friends!

4) From I Spy DIY Chain and Rhinestone Bracelet

From: I Spy DIY

This sophisticated chain and rhinestone bracelet is simple but makes a bold statement and the step by step instructions are easy to follow.

5) From yours truly! Eureka Crystal Beads Rhinestone Cup Chain Bracelet

From: Eureka Crystal Beads

Take a look on our Tutorial page for step by step instructions on how to make this Rhinestone Cup Chain Bracelet using the so called crisscross method. It’s a simple design and lots of fun! Find the instructions here.

Here at Eureka we do our best to point you in the right direction with ideas, tips, tricks and tutorials that you can use to make all the fabulous jewelry your heart desires!

11 Comments Add yours

  1. Cruz Stuward says:

    Really loved the friendship bracelets. Thanks a lot!

    1. Bo from Eureka Crystal Beads says:

      Thanks so much! We are so happy you love these as much as we do! 💞💖💓

  2. bejamin Leo says:

    The friendship bracelets are really amazing. Thanks a lot!

    1. Thanks so much! We also have a lot of great projects on our YouTube channel that you can check out here:

  3. patth hardy says:

    I’ve been working with cup chain and I have been having a problem with it turning after I put my clasps on, what am I doing wrong? It’s turning backwards at the bottom of my necklaces, I’m frustrated!😌

    1. Patth, it is hart to tell why you are having this issue. Please send us the picture of your bracelet so we could be of more help.

  4. vicky says:

    This is fantastic! Thanks, I Made it is one of my fav blogs. Erin is so talented!

  5. Karen says:

    Wow these are some great ideas. I love how you picked out the best ones!

  6. Reeni says:

    Awesommmme! Love the friendship bracelets! That blog is amazeballs.

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