If you checked out my blog this week,
you've seen how I transformed old necklaces
into new necklaces.
I have to say, it was a lot of fun!
I still have a few beads left over from the
However, I changed their color with
a few coats of silver paint!
Tada! Just add the good-as-new beads to a
silver chain & it's a new necklace!
Here's a closer look.
Using the same paint, I brought color to the smaller beads, too.
I poured some paint into a cup, added the beads,
swirled them around with a skewer & let these
dry on a piece of cardboard.
Once dry, I assembled a new piece
using needle & thread:
A brooch works as the closure mechanism &
delivers some contrast & shine.
Here's another necklace, albeit
a simpler one.
Add a favorite pendant like this
pearl ball, your birthstone, an initial
or a religious medal for daily protection.
Have a superb weekend!