Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Necklace Redo Series #4

I hope you aren't getting tired of this series!! I'm not!  I get so excited every time I "redo" a necklace and can't hardly wait to share it with you!!  I knew I wanted to do an all metal look and this week is it!! And this was so easy....ah the magic of the jump ring!

Goodwill Necklace-the tri-tone bead one
2 Chain Necklaces- different lengths
Jump rings
*The two chain necklaces and jump rings I got at Hobby Lobby for half off! So this is about a $7 project!

Started by taking off the clasp.

Then I took the connector ring off of the silver chain.

I then used a jump ring to add the bead necklace to the outside of the bronze chain.   I just eyeballed what length I wanted it to be on myself. ☺
*Please forgive the dry, mommy hands!*

Again, eyeballing I measured out how long I wanted the silver chain to be...turned out to be 13 links. I then had to bend a link with pliers to get the 13 links....I know have a short chain that will be probably be made into a bracelet in the near future!

Attached the silver chain to the same jump ring but on the inside of the bronze chain.

Tada!! A layered metal look!!

Nice little spruce up to a Goodwill find don't ya think?

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Jill said...

this necklace redo series is wonderful jennifer! you should etsy!

Chiara said...

I am DEFINITELY not tired of this series! I love it! This is definitely an amazing transformation--love the necklace.

Rissa @ Hazel and Honeysuckle said...

Loving it, keep it up! This one is very cool!

Kindra-At Home With K said...

I'm not tired of your necklace transformations either! It's like magic!

Jennifer said...

You girls are too kind! Thanks so much!

Walking by Faith said...

Thanks for becoming a follower! I'm following you now, too. And I'm not #37--I'm #38! ;)

AllieMakes! said...

This is great! I love this re-do!
Thanks for linking up to Making It With Allie! I can't wait to see what you have for next week!

Vivienne @ the V Spot said...

Very nice! I have several necklaces that might work for a project like this. :)

Jayna Rae said...

Very edgy. I like it!!!!

Nancy ~ Inkcicles said...


By the Bluegrass said...

What a super cool necklace! By themselves they are kind of ho hum, but all together, they are fabulous! Great idea.

Jennifer said...

Thanks Nancy and Sena!! So glad you stopped by!

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