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use your favorite picture and turn it into a necklace for the world to see.
I couldn't find my shrinky dinks, so I used this as a back up plan and wanted to share! Enjoy!

Posted by Sugarlishes from Fort Hood, Texas, United States • Published See Sugarlishes's 135 projects »
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  • How to make a shrink plastic pendant. Art Wearables - Step 1
    Step 1

    *printer
    *laminating machine
    *Scissors
    *Jewelry fixings
    *Jewelry tools

  • How to make a shrink plastic pendant. Art Wearables - Step 2
    Step 2

    Look for some awesome images to use online, or make your own, either or is fine.

  • How to make a shrink plastic pendant. Art Wearables - Step 3
    Step 3

    You might have to adjust size in a photo editing program before printing.

    Once that is done, print images and cut out.

    <Pssst that is not my cat....I am just random images for this since if you are anything like me you enjoy the extra side of randomness :D>

  • How to make a shrink plastic pendant. Art Wearables - Step 4
    Step 4

    Now follow the steps from your lamentation machine.

    Then Cut around the picture out but make sure you keep some of the plastic around the image itself.

  • How to make a shrink plastic pendant. Art Wearables - Step 5
    Step 5

    Now with a hole punch, place your holes where you would like.

    Then add your jewlery fixing that will attach to your chain. You may want to add extra beads or what nots if you like....

    And there for you will be finish and able to wear your own awesome necklace with the image of your choice.

    Enjoy!

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Sugarlishes
Sugarlishes · Fort Hood, Texas, US · 136 projects
Thank you! <3
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LikePebbles
LikePebbles · San Mateo, California, US · 2 projects
LOVE IT!!
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Kepi
Kepi · Los Angeles, California, US · 49 projects
Kitty is cute! Happy
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Challengeddino
Challengeddino · La Cañada Flintridge, California, US · 5 projects
If you don't have a laminating machine (expensive D: ) then you can often use clear packing tape.
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Melissa K.
Melissa K. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 51 projects
awesome, i love the pictures! Happy
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