From the Neck Down: 7 Statement Necklaces that Make Your Outfit

Necklaces you can make yourself!Necklaces you can make yourself!Not so very long ago I discovered polymer clay beads, and I've been thinking about making my own jewelry ever since. I've been specifically intrigued by making my own necklaces! Many people think that jewelry is especially challenging to make, but there are a lot of great ideas out there that are quite simple. This clay bead necklace from Delighted Momma is a perfect example. I'm ready to get my bead on! Are you interested in more necklaces to make? Click through the jump!




Beaded PendantBeaded Pendant1. Beaded Pendant

Scan in your favorite image, Mod Podge to a pendant, then finish it up with some microbeads and Dimensional Magic.
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Painted ChevronPainted Chevron2. Painted Chevron

Make a necklace out of an unexpected material - sheet metal!
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Big BowBig Bow3. Big Bow
Once you fold the bow, all you have to do is string it on a chain for an instant necklace.
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Ribbons and BeadsRibbons and Beads4. Ribbons and Beads

This necklace is constructed so that you can change out your ribbon to coordinate with your outfit.
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Ombre Money ClipOmbre Money Clip5. Ombre Money Clip
Can you believe this pendant was a money clip? Just add paper and Mod Podge!
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Silhouette Pendants Silhouette Pendants 6. Silhouette Pendants

These are easy to create with basic bezels, paper, simple silhouettes and Mod Podge.
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Designer-Inspired NecklaceDesigner-Inspired Necklace7. Designer Inspired
The secret ingredient to this knock-off, dollar store necklace is paperclips!
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- By Amy Anderson
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