DIY Pinwheel Necklace

July 14, 2013

Diy pinwheel necklace
Collage1. You'll need a piece of colored paper ( paper with a different color backing works best), scissors, a glue gun, a chain with a fastener at the end, a bead ( I used a faux pearl), and a pair of jewelry pliers. 2. Cut the paper into a 2" inch square and make roughly 1" slits from each corner to the center. 3. Fold down the left corner of each triangle so that they meet in the center. Secure with a dot of glue. 4. Dot some hot glue into the center of the pinwheel and press on the bead. 5. (Pictured below) poke a tiny hole on the back of the pinwheel near the edge with your scissors. With the chain already attached, slip the fastener into the hole. You can poke a second hole with the end of the fastener once it is in the paper (this will seem less complicated when you are actually doing it ;-). Squeeze the fastener shut with jewelry pliers.


Hopefully Smashing said...

Very cute and simple, definitely trying this!

Anonymous said...

Oh my goodness this is the cutest DIY! I'm in love!

Xo, Hannah

Klára Recmanová said...

Amazing idea! I´ll try it certainly! :) Thank you Alex ;) <3
. . .
Dreamer Clara^^

Anonymous said...

Such a cute and lovely idea!

I also nominated you for a Liebster Award!

x Angela /

Thryn said...

Great idea! I can't wait to try it!

Niente di Serio said...

OMG really cute *w*

Niente di Serio

Alex said...

Such a cute and easy project! I'm the worst at misplacing/breaking jewelry so something like this is the perfect solution for me!

Anonymous said...

Definitely going to have to take this little project on!

Love, Amy

Becca said...

Oh I love making pinwheels! I was just admiring a pinwheel necklace over the weekend and now think I might have to try making one myself!

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Stephanie said...

Simple, cute, and extremely adorable! And I love your nail polish :)


Sara Strauss {Sincerely, Sara} said...

This is adorable! I need to make this immediately!
Sincerely, Sara

Unknown said...

what a great idea! Love it!

Delvalina said...

This is simple and beautiful. Thanks for sharing...

I would love to try this!


The Dragonfruit said...

This is such a cute pinwheel DIY! Love it :)

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Jessi said...

Oh my goodness this is darling!! And it seems super easy too! My favorite kind of project :) Can't wait to see you style it

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