Can I just say how excited I was last week when I saw the Fall Pinterest Challenge announced over on Young House Love?!? The Pinterest Challenge was the brain child of Sherry from Young House Love and Katie from Bower Power. This time around they have teamed up with Our Fifth House and Ugly Duckling House to bring us the Fall Pinterest Challenge.
For their last challenge, the summer edition, I made this great map canvas art for our living room. My inspiration this time around came in the form of this neon bib necklace from P.S.- I Made This. I have been eyeballing it for months after pinning it to my DIY pin-board.
I wanted to give a nice warm fall twist to this piece and have been meaning to get around to working on it ever since I bought the perfect shell beads about a month ago at Joanns. Those beads have been sitting on my desk, just waiting for the day that I would get motivated enough to make it happen. No better excuse than a pinterest challenge right? Without further ado, here is my fall bib necklace:
To start out I gathered all the supplies I would need to make this necklace. As I mentioned before, the shell “O” beads were from Joanns. The copper wire, chain and clasp were all purchased over the last few years from various Etsy vendors. I am a huge fan and supporter of Etsy and buy most of my beads and findings from vendors there. You will also need your round-nose pliers, flat-nose pliers and cutters for this project. Continue reading