From Industrial Hardware Votives to Screwy Steel Jewelry

 - May 16, 2013
With the growing popularity of DIY projects, designs like hardware jewelry, IKEA-hacked home decor and studded accessories are taking inspiration from items you'd find in a toolbox with a feminine twist.

So many of these chic, industrial styles are appealing for their industrial edge, as well as how easily they can be created from objects found around the house, or acquired in quick trip to the local hardware store.

The designs shown in this collection shows a range of styles from cute and sweet to creations that give off the attitude and dangerous edge of a femme fatale. Whether you're renovating a kitchen or making bracelet from nuts and bolts, these designs are sure to inspire you to pick up some hardware and get to making things.