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Big Ass Book of Bling

Big Ass Book of Bling Inteview: Part 2

Part 2 of the official Big A$$ Book of Bling interview where Mark interviews himself about his latest book and what inspired it. See some of his favorite projects and learn the real reason he crafts from morning until night.

Crafty Chica Sugar Skull Patch Cuff Bracelet DIY by Mark Montano on Make Your Mark Final Project

Crafty Chica Sugar Skull DIY Cuff Bracelet

On this episode of Make Your Mark! I’m making a wrist cuff using sugar skull patches from the Crafty Chica line of products.  Now, you could use any kind of patch you want, but I fell hard for these beautiful embroidered patches and you will, too.  Check out for links to where her products […]

Chanel Inspired Button Bracelet DIY Tutorial from The Mark Montano Project on The Stylish

Chanel Inspired Charm Bracelet

The BEST thing about this Chanel Button Bracelet is that it doesn’t look like it’s made out of buttons!  Learn to make this pearl charm bracelet in no time with things you can easily find!

He Crafts with Mark Montano Rag Rug Bag

Rag Rug Bag Style!

This week I got to pick the “ingredient” and I chose a rag rug from the 99c store.  Ok, I’m just going to admit it, I’ve made rag rug bags before BUT in my defense, I have never made one like this!  Complete with a heart and plastic clothesline chain, this RAG RUG BAG is […]

Vintage Inspired Cuffs DIY Tutorial by Mark Montano from The Big Ass Book of Bling Final

Vintage Chanel Cuffs

CONTEST! Comment and be entered to win a copy of THE BIG ASS BOOK OF BLING! In this episode of Make Your Mark! I’m giving you a sneak peek project from The Big Ass Book of Bling! These Coco Chanel inspired cuffs look like they stepped right off of the runway! Grab your advance copy […]


Drinking Straw Cuff Bracelets

In this episode of Make Your Mark, I teach you how to make stylistic fashion cuffs made out of drinking straws. I used book pages for my beads, but you could use scrapbook papers or wrapping paper, it’s up to you! Now get out there and create! And…..pick up a copy of Pulp Fiction Perfect […]


Decoden Pencil Case

Mark and his niece Ivy get together to show you how to make a cute Decoden pencil case, which seems to be all the rage these days. Special thanks to Crafty Chica for the inspiration.

Make Your Mark Fab Resin Cuff Jewelry Fashion DIY by Mark Montano

Resin Cuff Jewelry DIY

Using your favorite images and some easy to find materials, you can make couture resin jewelry and rock the runway. Part of the music for this video is supplied by Purple Planet Royalty Free Music.

Make Your Mark Recycled Magazine Daisy Earrings by Mark Montano

Daisy Earrings from Recycled Magazine Pages

Recycled magazine page daisy earrings are easy to make with things you probably already have. Mark Montano shows you how! This project is from The Big Ass Book of Crafts 2. Part of the music for this video is supplied by Purple Planet Royalty Free Music.

Make Your Mark Ribbon Wrapped Bangle Bracelet by Mark Montano

Wrapped Bangle Bracelet DIY

Fashion DIY tutorial on making ribbon wrapped bracelets with a SECRET “ingredient”. Make tons of these using a few simple, EASY to find materials!