Wednesday, July 18, 2012

DIY: Chain Link Necklace

This is the easiest DIY ever -- even the DIY challenged can pull this one off. The hardest part is probably trying the find the chain link necklace. I always go to Etsy to get my little DIY crafts. I got both my chain links from the Etsy store CrushCrush. That's all you need-- 2 chain links! 

1. Take the ends of your chains and have both of the open pieces out.
2. Slip the open slots into each other. 
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 on opposite ends.
4. TA-DA! You have a chain link necklace!

I got this idea after seeing Liz of Late Afternoon post photos of her wearing Adibur Kibur's Silver and Neon Chain Link Necklace (which is now sold out on Shopbop).

                            Liz of Late Afternoon                                            DIY made by ME! 
Shirt: H&M
Skirt: Roxy (old)
Shoes: Kelsi Dagger
Bag: c/o Remi & Emmy
Necklace: DIY
Sunglasses: local Brooklyn Boutique 

photos taken by Brian Cavanaugh

What do you think of the chain link necklace?


  1. this actually looks really neat, for something so simple to do haha! it's the perfect way to get into the neon trend without spending big bucks! :) thanks for sharing :)

  2. wow this is soo cool! great DIY x

  3. oh this is so cool! i have to do it! well at least try to do it :)


  4. ooh love this – easy DIYs are my favorite kind :)

    Sea and Swank

  5. you're so creative, that's a wonderful necklace!

  6. Amazing!

  7. Oh wow, it looks so similar to the original version! Thanks for the tips.

    xx - Vee The Avenue Vee & The Avenue Vee

  8. HOW GORGEOUS! i have to try this :)
    and you look particularly gorgeous in these photos :D I'm loving the bright lip!
    how I've missed chatting with you :D

    thanks for the great DIY!


  9. amazing,follow you,hope you can follow me back :D

  10. the thick chain goes very well with your shirt!!

  11. That's amazing! It's so cute! Great idea!

  12. Great necklace! And love your complete outfit!

  13. Heather, do a tutorial on your hairdo!! :)

  14. Lovely dress! It looks cute on you. :)

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  15. Hey there! Love your cute blog! I just added myself to your followers for support and wanted to invite you to come follow back maybe and enter a fabulous international $175 CHI Giveaway I'm having right now!!

    Hope to see you there! Thanks so much!


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