Trinkets & Treasures Necklace

Materials

  • Chain, 9” length
  • Wire (to match chain), 18-gauge
  • Organza ribbon, 1/2”-wide, 1 yd.
  • Vintage jewelry items: watch face; crystal/pearl pieces
  • Busy Bee Metal Finding (Vintaj Natural Brass Co.)
  • Jump rings

Tools

  • 18kt Gold Leafing Pen (Krylon)
  • Wire cutters
  • Round-nose pliers

Directions

STEP 1

  • Use pliers to open chain and separate into two equal lengths.

STEP 2

  • Use jump rings to attach chain to top of watch face.

STEP 3

  • Color bee with Leafing Pen and use jump ring to attach to watch along with crystal beads as shown.

STEP 4

  • Attach jump rings to jewelry pieces and attach to chain.

STEP 5

  • Use jump rings to attach crystal/pearl pieces to chain.

STEP 6

  • Cut ribbon to desired length.

STEP 7

  • Use jewelry spacer and wire to attach ribbon to each side of chain. Wrap wire around ribbon to secure.
by Rebekah Meier
Trinkets & Treasures Necklace
Trinkets & Treasures Necklace