Cascading Chain Necklace

How to make a multi chain necklace Cascading chain necklace I have made one of these cascading chain necklaces before. The instructions and a picture of a previous one are in this post – cascading chain necklace. This particular version uses plain, fine chain whereas with the other one I mixed up all sorts of… Continue reading Cascading Chain Necklace

Braided Necklace

Plaited trimming and fabric necklace Braided necklace This is a rather rustic ethnic inspired necklace. A friend was wearing one similar to this but with multiple strands of ribbon in a riot of colours with cute charms interspersed in it. For my version, I used only three strands. Just enough to make a plait. There… Continue reading Braided Necklace

Knotted Bead Necklace

Bead and knot bracelet Beads knotted into thread Is it just me or does anyone else think the poses models hold in fashion magazines look a bit daft? These poor woman are usually draped awkwardly across some item, or bent backward, in a pose not even a seasoned yogis could hold. All the while looking… Continue reading Knotted Bead Necklace