A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you have a crafty tattoo?  We'd love to feature it in our Crafty Tattoos blog series!  Share it with us here!
Total Members: 307,936
Currently Running With Scissors:
300 Guests and 0 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: J&T Challenge 2: The Bracelet Necklace  (Read 1196 times)
Tags for this thread: jewelry_and_trinkets_challenge_2_summertime  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Worldlygirly
« on: June 16, 2010 10:13:16 AM »


I picked up a trio of silver bracelets at a garage sale a while back knowing that one of these days, I would figure out what to do with them!  After staring at them for months, I finally figured out how to make them work - make them into a HUGE and STUNNING necklace!  This necklace is full of reused chains, repurposed bracelets, reused vintage beads and one repurposed earring which is part of the dangling centerpiece in the bottom bracelet.  Not only does it all work well together, it also hangs perfectly!  And for those of you who dabble in jewelry making, you all know how frustrating it can be to make necklaces lay correctly!  This one did it on its own!  I've been wearing it over and over again over a white shirt and can't get enough of it!  Enjoy!









THIS ROCKS   Logged
april again
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2010 11:08:59 AM »

Nice upcycling! I like the look of "statement" necklaces but my chest makes a "statement" of its own.. *cough  Roll Eyes

But I can see where this would look cool on a white tee, nice job
THIS ROCKS   Logged
CraftHooligan
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2010 11:26:07 AM »

Looks awesome!!! I get annoyed at bangles (too loud) but I love how they look. So this is just right!!!!  Grin Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

MareMare
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator
Quilting Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 18898
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2010 01:35:21 PM »

Ooh very fun! What a clever way to use the bracelets!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Love nail art? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!

~Want Prizes?! The 2016 QuiltAlong is open for business!~

Instagram: Soapsbymaremare
ScotSkipper402
« Reply #4 on: June 16, 2010 02:18:35 PM »

Brilliant!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"For what do we exist, but to laugh at our neighbors and be laughed at in our turn?"

My stash of supplies is now Beyond Life Expectancy. I love personal swaps! http://www.wists.com/redmennis
kaz814
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 5714
Joined: 03-Oct-2009


View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: June 17, 2010 09:11:58 AM »

Very cool idea!  I also love the colors of the stones. Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Hand-Bound Book
A Little Birdie Told Me
Meatless Monday: Stuffed Butternut Squash

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.