DIY Easy and Cheap Embroidery Thread Wrapped Hoops Tutorial by Flax & Twine for Creature Comforts here. This uses the same easy technique used on lots of the bracelets I’ve posted. EDIT: I often find the comments to be the best part of posts - and one particular comment on this post is really funny.
DIY Giant Rhinestone Gem Chain Bracelet Tutorial from Swellmayde here. Easy to understand and well written tutorial by Swellmayde, and she’s posted three online sources for these giant rhinestones.