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PenolopyBulnick
« on: September 20, 2012 03:47:00 PM »

So I wanted to make a necklace with paperclips, but I didn't want it to be obviously paperclips.  I think it worked out pretty well.




You can find the full directions here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paperclip-Necklace/.

For now, here is what you need:
  • Paperclips, the normal small kinds, #1 sized
  • Big beads that are 6mm
  • Small beads that are 3mm
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Wire Cutter (I used a tin cutter because that's what my husband had)
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« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2012 06:56:47 PM »

That is fantastic! I would have never guessed it was made with paper clips! Hitting this Rocks!
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2012 11:10:17 AM »

That is fantastic! I would have never guessed it was made with paper clips! Hitting this Rocks!

Thanks!  I was going for very much not like a paperclip and so far most people can't tell that's what it's made of just by looking at it!
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« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2012 02:36:46 PM »

Yeah, this rocks! It's so elegant looking. How long did it take you?
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« Reply #4 on: December 17, 2012 09:52:17 PM »

Yeah, this rocks! It's so elegant looking. How long did it take you?

Thanks!  I wouldn't say it took that long.  Maybe a couple of hours since you need to straighten all the paperclips first.
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