DIY Necklace – 40 Fabulous Homemade Accessories!

by craftmin | December 31, 2017

Necklaces are one of the oldest accessories of humankind, used as a status symbol for wealth and social standing. Nowadays, necklaces are available to people of any social status, and are worn on a daily basis to add glamour and flair to any outfit. So here are 40 glamorous DIY necklace projects to accessorize with!

 

40 DIY NECKLACE ACCESSORIES:

 

[1] DIY NECKLACE – GEOMETRIC TILES!

1 GEOTILE DIY NECKLACE

Believe it or not this eye-catching necklace accessory is made from kitchen tiles! So if you have excess tiles stocked in your storage, you can turn it into a fabulous accessory. You could also buy a single tile from any hardware store and you can start making your own necklace!

//Kitchen tiles necklace

 

[2] DIY NECKLACE – DIAMONDS FROM FELT PAPER!

Any material has a potential to be used as a necklace, all you need is your creativity! Take this funky necklace pictured above – who would have thought that a gem cut from colorful felt papers would make a cute neck accessory?

// Felt Paper Diamonds

 2 LEATHER DIY NECKLACE

[3] DIY NECKLACE – GEOMETRIC DIAMONDS FROM LEATHER!

 

Create a cool neck accessory with leather! For an edgier look, paint your diamond shaped leather necklace with geometric detailing. Its an easy DIY project to make, create one for your necklace, bracelet or even earrings on a smaller scale!

//Leather Diamond Necklace

[4] DIY NECKLACE: GLITTERING, SHIMMERING TUBULAR!

4 GLITTER DIY NECKLACE

Dazzle your friends with this shimmering and glittering tubular necklace! Using vinyl tube, sprinkles, glitters, cord ends, and a gold clasp you can make this sparkling accessory for yourself and if you have extra time and materials, you can make one for your friends as well!

//Sparkly Tubular Necklaces

[5] DIY NECKLACE – Anthropologie Beaded Necklace!

5 PAINTED METAL DIY NECKLACE

Love combining colors and patterns? Why not incorporate them into your neck accessory by jazzing up a basic collar. Paint the material with your chosen color combination and pattern – geometric  or symmetrical. Your imagination and creativity is the only limit!

// brit

[6]DIY NECKLACE: DESIGNER INSPIRED!

6 DESIGNER INSPIRED DIY NECKLACE.

Designer’s necklaces sure look great, but that beauty comes with a hefty price tag of thousands of dollars, which just isn’t practical. But don’t worry, you can still don a necklace worthy of a designer brand.

The chunky and beautiful necklace pictured above is Dior-inspired necklace and looks almost as good as the original!

//Designer Inspired Necklace

 

[7]DIY NECKLACE – DAZZLE WITH TASSELS! 

7 TASSEL DIY NECKLACE

Keep up with the trends and embellish your necklace with tassels! For an even more gorgeous necklace, use tassels of different but complementing colours so that the end result is aesthetically pleasing and light to the eyes.

// Tassel Necklace

[8]DIY NECKLACE – RIBBONS AND CHAINS! 

ribbon chain diy necklace

The bright and chic necklace pictured above is an easy DIY necklace project you can create withjust  a quick trip to a hardware store for some chains, be it in silver or gold. Add some neon ribbons, and you can make this chic necklace for yourself in no time.

//diy-enthusiasts

[9]DIY NECKLACE – HEART SHAPED WIRES!

9 WIRED HEART DIY NECKLACE

Sport an effortless chic look with this dainty heart-shaped wired necklace! It is a DIY homemade necklace as easy as a-b-c and takes less than 5 minutes. Why not create more than one wired pendant for your best friends as a friendship necklace?

//lisayangjewelry

 

[10]DIY NECKLACE – BRASS RING NECK ACCESSORY!

 

 

10 BRASS RING diy NECKLACE

This beautiful brass necklace was created using fabrics from three old shirts and painted washer bracelets. With a simple looping and braiding technique, it is easy to make and certainly makes a great accessory!

// brit

[11]DIY NECKLACE – COLOR POPPING CHAINS!

11 painted chains diy necklace

This necklace sure does know how to aattract attention! By simply dipping them in coloured paint, the once-plain chains become a bright and lively accessory. This trick is not exclusive to necklaces, it is also applicable with bracelets and other accessories!

//honestlywtf

 

[12]DIY NECKLACE – KNOTTED SPANDEX!

12 neon fabric diy necklace

Create this unique necklacefor a loud statement! Using chains, and knotted spandex, it costs less than 10 dollars to rock an edgy and bohemian look with this chunky necklace!

//Knotted Spandex Necklace

 

[13]DIY NECKLACE – FLAT GEOMETRIC PENDANTS!

13 flat geometric diy necklace

Wow your friends with these lovely geometric pendants with an effortlessly chic vibe. These layered geometric shapes look very bautiful and can be made as a gift for a friend, or just to keep for yourself.

//instructables

 

[14]DIY NECKLACE – NEON BRAIDED ROPES!

14 braided rope diy necklace

This bold nautical necklace will surely turn heads in your direction. With its flat braided design, you will make a bold statement without going the extra mile. For an edgier look, use a brightly coloured rope for a chic and fresh vibe.

//Flat Braided Rope

[15]DIY NECKLACE – SPARKLY TULLE!

15 sparkling tullet necklace

This sparkling and shimmering necklace sure looks complicated to make, but in reality, it is very easy to create. With shimmering beads and sparkling embellishments glued onto the tulle, you can instantly create this vibrant tulle necklace!

//Sparkly Tulle Necklace

 

[16]DIY NECKLACE – COLOR POPPING GALAXY!

16 colorful comets diy necklace

This bold necklace with chunky detailing will kind of remind you of the solar system, which actually is a trend today. You will be surprised at how well this colorful solar system-inspired necklace goes with printed dresses as well as plainer outfits!

//whistleandivy

[17]DIY NECKLACE – WRAPPED SHOWER CURTAIN RINGS!

17 wrapped shower rings diy necklace

Creativity and resourcefulness are two skills that, when combined, sure make a deadly combination. Take this unique necklace pendant pictured, for example. Believe it or not, this unconventional but lovely necklace was made out of shower curtain rings wrapped in colorful thread or yarn!

//bywilma

 

[18]DIY NECKLACE – PAXTON INSPIRED ACCESSORY!

18 paxton inspired diy necklace

You don’t have to break the bank to have the accessory of your dreams. If you cannot buy it, then make it! With a lovely trim and few pieces of chains pieced together, you too can make a Paxton-inspired necklace.

//Paxton Inspired Necklace

 

[19]DIY NECKLACE – WOOL BEADS!

19 wool beads diy necklace

You may have second thoughts about creating this necklace, since it uses wool beads that can be perceived as a bit too ‘artsy.’ However, cast your doubts aside – the richness of color and texture make you fall in love with it!

// Wool Bead Necklace

[20]DIY NECKLACE – SPANDEX LAYERED OMBRE!

20 ombre diy necklace

Spandex is a material you should be on more friendly terms with because, with its versatility in artsy crafts, you can make almost anything out of it. Take this beautifully layered ombre necklace for example. Made with spandex looped on chains, the tiered ombre it creates is sure to complete your outfit of the day!

//Spandex Layered Ombre

[21]DIY NECKLACE – WOODEN BEADS AND NEON LANYARDS!

21 WOOD AND LANYARD

This necklace looks great, especiallyduring the summer. Use plain wooden beads, strung onto a colorful neon lanyard, and you too be able to create a summer-ready accessory for you to rock on the beach!

//thinkmakeshareblog

 

[22]DIY NECKLACE – GOLD STRING!

22 GOLD RING diy necklace

Create a unique and dainty necklace that will look good for any event, be it a casual dinner or a romantic wedding. You won’t go wrong with this golden string necklace!

//Gold String Necklace

 

[23]DIY NECKLACE – SEQUINED GOLD CHAIN!

23 SEQUINED

This simple but lovely colorful necklace can be made using a gold chain and colored sequins. Simply sew the sequins onto the gold chain for an adorable necklace to wear! You can layer the gold chain with thick and colorful sequins or you can line it with a thinner layer for a more delicate look.

//Sequined Necklace

 

[24]DIY NECKLACE – OMBRE TASSELS!

24 OMBRE TASSEL

Ombre and Tassels, two of the most popular trend today – you won’t go wrong if you fuse these two elements together! The pinkish ombre color of the tassel is sure to give a chic and dainty vibe to any outfit.

//Ombre Tassel Necklace

 

[25]DIY NECKLACE – PINK GUMBALLS!

25 GUMBALL DIY NECKLACE

Give off a playful and cheeky vibe with this pink gumball necklace! The dainty pink color combined with a pink ribbon gives a soft touch to your outfit. Create one for yourself to wear or for your friend who loves adorable accessories!

// Gumball Necklace

 

[26]DIY NECKLACE – PETER PAN COLLAR!

27 PETER PAN DIY NECKLACE

Channel your inner Peter Pan with this adorable collared necklace! This youthful neck accessory looks great with a sleeveless and collar-less outfit.

//Peter Pan Necklace

 

[27]DIY NECKLACE – FELT GARLAND!

28 GARLAND DIY NECKLACE

A garland is not only a decoration to light up a party, it can also be used to make a fine dainty accessory! Rock a feminine look anytime of the day with this chic and colorful garland necklace!

//Felt Garland Necklace

 

[28]DIY NECKLACE – PERLER BEADS!

29 PEARLER BEAD DIY NECKLACE

Who would have thought that perler beads could also be used as a pendant for a necklace? Make any pattern you want with these colourful beads then, once you are satisfied with what you have made, iron the perler beads into permanent shape. In this DIY necklace project, your imagination is the only limit!

//Perler Beads Necklace

 

[29]DIY NECKLACE – CHUNKY ACCESSORY!

26 CHUNKY BRAID DIY NECKLACE

Create a chunky necklace for yourself by mixing and matching shoelaces, ribbons, fabric trims and chains for a unique and charming accessory!

//Chunky Necklace

 

[30]DIY NECKLACE – FRINGE SHIRT!

30 FRINGE T SHIRT DIY NECKLACE

Re-invent your old shirts by make a necklace out of them! Use the fringes to create a playful and unique neck accessory that also uses one of the most popular trends of our time – upcycling.

//Fringe Shirt Necklace

[31]DIY NECKLACE – BRASS RING AND NEON STRINGS!31 BRASS DIY NECKLACE

Rock this beautiful and charming necklace and create a bold statement with brass rings strung together using neon  yarn. You are sure to make heads turn your way!

//Brass Ring Necklace

 

[32]DIY NECKLACE – COLORFUL FRINGE!

32 COLORFUL FRINGE DIY NECKLACE

Upgrade an old necklace and give it a more fabulous look by attaching a colorful frings for an instant re-invention! Why not layer more than one color for an even more interesting necklace?

//Colorful Necklace Fringe

 

[33]DIY NECKLACE – CLAY BEADS!

33 CLAY BEAD DIY NECKLACE

Create a minimalist necklace out of clay beads! This simple but colorful neck accessory is sure to give your outfit the glam that it needs.

//Clay Beads Necklace!

 

[34]DIY NECKLACE – WOVEN CHAIN COLLAR!

34 WOVEN CHAIN COLLAR DIY NECKLACE

Create a fabulous collar for yourself by weaving chains together. For this trick, gather a few chains, a rhinestone embellished necklace, and weave them together using an embroidery floss or leather cord for more rustic vibe.

//Woven Chain Collar

 

[35]DIY NECKLACE – BRAIDED CHAINS!

35 BRAIDED CHAIN DIY NECKLACE

Mix and match a thin necklace chain with thick fabrics and be prepared to be blown away by the result. This odd combination makes a chic necklace ready to be worn for any occasion!

//Braided Chains

 

[36]DIY NECKLACE – POPSICLE STICKS!

36 POPSICLE DIY NECKLACE

Using Popsicle sticks for a necklace pendant sounds ridiculous until you see it in real life! Turn that waste into a charming necklace by refurbishing the sticks with patterned fabrics, then arrange the sticks to form a design and glue them together. It only takes a matter of minutes, then you too can wear this unique and charming necklace!

//Popsicle Necklace

 

[37]DIY NECKLACE – WOOD AND STRINGS!

37 WOODEN STRING DIY NECKLACE

Create a simple but stunning necklace pendant with a wooden piece and colored string. This minimalist necklace effortlessly adds huge impact to your outfit!

//thelovelythings

 

[38]DIY NECKLACE – POMPOMS!

38 POM POM DIY NECKLACE38 POM POM DIY NECKLACE

Rock this unique and exotic necklace which is sure to give your outfit a playful but chic touch!

//Pompoms Necklace

 

[39]DIY NECKLACE – COLOR DIPPED WOODEN BEADS!

39 COLOR DIPPED WOODEN BEAD DIY NECKLACE

Give your plain beads a touch of flair by dipping half of them in paint – you will be surprised at the result! String them together for a necklace that gives you instant chic.

//Color Dipped Wooden Beads Necklace

 

[40]DIY NECKLACE – SCARF NECK ACCESSORY!

40 SCARF DIY NECKLACE

With a beautiful scarf and a series of simple knots, you can create a chic and stylish necklace in an instant! What’s good with this hack is, you have a scarf to use on a chilly day, and a necklace when you need one.

//scarves

 

These 40 DIY necklaces are very easy to create, making sure that you never run out of neck accessories again!

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