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Use tiny seashells to create a blooming flower pendant!

Posted by debi b. from Solana Beach, California, United States • Published See debi b.'s 7 projects »
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  • Step 1

    Check out my video tutorial on YouTube!

  • How to make a shell necklace. Seashell Pendant Necklace - Step 2
    Step 2

    Lay out the jump ring, chain, gem, metal piece, and felt. Lay out the seashells in size order.

  • Step 3

    Cut the piece of felt into a circle for the pendant base.

  • Step 4

    Carefully hot glue one shell at a time, smooth side down, beginning with the largest shell, & overlapping the seashells slightly.
    Work in a spiral pattern towards the center using smaller and smaller shells as you go.

  • Step 5

    Attach the center gem with jewelry glue.
    Attach the round metal piece to the back felt of the shell flower.
    Attach the chain using a jump ring.

  • How to make a shell necklace. Seashell Pendant Necklace - Step 6
    Step 6

    Coat the shell petals with satin finish, using a small paintbrush. Allow to dry completely before applying a second coat.

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