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Sunday, January 13, 2013

Make A Silk Scarf Necklace!


I had been seeing these chunky silk scarves all over the web...
So of course, I had to try and make one!  Duh!!
I had an scarf that was part of a headband the girls had grown tired of.
Perfect....

Isn't it cute?  Okay this could not be more simple... but it did require a bit of sewing.
I simply folded it long ways on the reverse side and centered a 12 inch long stitched seam.
I made it a good inch and a half wide seam--- so I would have plenty of room to slide my beads inside it.
Sorry, there are no pictures.... but I just left it open on both ends.

Once I had it inside out, I simply slid my big beads inside alternating a silver dangle piece every other one.
Then I knotted the ends so it wouldn't move around.
Then I simply added the large black beads to dangle.
Gotta love some more bling!


I added a little circle piece to each end so it looks pretty from behind as well. :)

This project was loosely based on an idea found on the web.
Isn't this one adorable? 

Please visit the link to see more....

Now I am going to make some out of some of my bright colored fabric....
Such a great look for Spring...  
Of course, when I get another one done I will show it to ya all too!


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4 comments:

  1. Love love love the pattern you picked for your scarf necklace! I just made a chunky bead necklace with the same pattern. Its such a fun pattern. Love how yours turned out!

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  2. Wow. Love the scarf necklaces!

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  3. What a pretty necklace - such a good idea :) Thanks for sharing it at The Weekly Creative.

    Shannon @ Sewing Barefoot

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  4. Hi Great post. I found you through the blog hop. Now following you.Please stop by and say hi when you get a chance.
    Be sure and check out my new Blog Hop that we just started, It's Weekly Goals Link Up. It's a great way to stay on track. Have a great day. :) Here's the link in case you want to check it out. Thanks again.http://lenettacarnes.blogspot.com/2013/01/weekly-goals-linkup-html
    Lenetta

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