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A necklace made out of an old doily, vintage button and gold chain.

Posted by lululilacdoll from Adelaide, South Australia, Australia • Published See lululilacdoll's 24 projects »
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  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 1
    Step 1

    Lay down your newspaper on a table outside (if it's a nice day) and bring out all of your supplies.

    Mix equal parts glue and water in your container - enough to cover your lace shape.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut out the shape you want from your lace.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 3
    Step 3

    Using the popsicle stick completely submerge your lace shape in the glue and water solution and let sit for half a minute.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 4
    Step 4

    While the lace shape is in the glue and water solution, make sure your jump ring is ready.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 5
    Step 5

    Take your lace shape out of the solution and attach the jump ring. Get ready to get glue on your hands!

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 6
    Step 6

    Lay the lace shape on the newspaper LIGHTLY to dry. Check that it isn't stuck to the paper every now and then.

    Mine dried in ~10 mins because it was a hot day, and was still flexible. If you want yours to be hard you may have to put it in the solution a few more times.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 7
    Step 7

    When dry, attach lace pendant to necklace.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 8
    Step 8

    If you think it looks a little plain, add some buttons, bows or anything else you have laying around to pretty it up!
    I sewed an old button to the middle of mine.

  • How to make a lace necklace. Old Gold Lace Necklace - Step 9
    Step 9

    Step back and admire your work.
    You're now finished, yay!

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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
beautiful and soooo pretty , love it.
thank you for your greate tute and the sharing;-D
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KMOM14
KMOM14 · Fort Wayne, Indiana, US · 377 projects
Very pretty!
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Nancy!
Nancy! · Shawinigan, Quebec, CA · 64 projects
I love it!! it so pretty!
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