Look at that cool charm necklace from an etsy seller! (no longer available to purchase). I like the idea of a charm necklace and this one really reminds me of Betsey Johnson.
That one is also quite fun looking and elegant. Perhaps, I could do something like that.
That one's cool, maybe less orange and fewer flowers (I'm not sure where that image originated from, "Pinterest" isn't exactly a source.)
So, after looking at some pics and reading some tutorials, I decided to gather my materials...
I had those big pieces in the shadow box that I rarely wear and a bunch of hanging necklaces...
Then I laid out a bunch of stuff on my coffee table. You might use: beads, cords, chains, and jump rings, like I have in that container on left ((btw, these are jump rings.) I've got various necklaces, a blue chalice with some big earrings inside, needle/thread, scissors, small jewelry pliers, piece of black felt, clip on earrings, and a box with various odds and ends,
Oh, I almost forgot; pills!
Just kidding! They're buttons!
So, here's where I (a person with ADD) got into trouble. I had too much stuff in front of me and beginning became overwhelming.
|Always have all necessary medications handy while crafting.|
Here are the clip ons that I really want to work around...
So, I decided to start with this large silver colored chain. I folded the chain in two and tied a ribbon to each side, like this:
This week, I hope to try the earrings and buttons glued onto felt style of "jewelry making."
Because I have yet to put away supplies. So, uh...stay tuned for that.