What you need

Retro Chic Earrings
Butterfly Brooch
Silicone or Jewelry Glue
Pliers
2 jump rings

Instructions

This jewelry making project shows you how to convert a pair of store bought plastic retro chic earrings into a custom jewelry pendant.

To begin you need to remove the earring loop from the earring with a pair of pliers. Next attach 1 jump ring to the earring pendant and then add the next jump ring to that jump ring.

You double up the jump rings so that the pendant will sit correctly on a chain.

Take the butterfly brooch and remove the clasp from the back. You can do this by pulling the glued section off with pliers.
Alternatively you can leave this section connected and just remove the pin.

Using strong silicone or craft glue adhere the butterfly to the earring pendant as shown.

Once the glue is dried thread your chain through the jump rings for a beautiful custom jewelry piece.



What you need

Retro Chic Earrings
Butterfly Brooch
Silicone or Jewelry Glue
Pliers
2 jump rings

Instructions

This jewelry making project shows you how to convert a pair of store bought plastic retro chic earrings into a custom jewelry pendant.

To begin you need to remove the earring loop from the earring with a pair of pliers. Next attach 1 jump ring to the earring pendant and then add the next jump ring to that jump ring.

You double up the jump rings so that the pendant will sit correctly on a chain.

Take the butterfly brooch and remove the clasp from the back. You can do this by pulling the glued section off with pliers.
Alternatively you can leave this section connected and just remove the pin.

Using strong silicone or craft glue adhere the butterfly to the earring pendant as shown.

Once the glue is dried thread your chain through the jump rings for a beautiful custom jewelry piece.



What you need

Retro Chic Earrings
Butterfly Brooch
Silicone or Jewelry Glue
Pliers
2 jump rings

Instructions

This jewelry making project shows you how to convert a pair of store bought plastic retro chic earrings into a custom jewelry pendant.

To begin you need to remove the earring loop from the earring with a pair of pliers. Next attach 1 jump ring to the earring pendant and then add the next jump ring to that jump ring.

You double up the jump rings so that the pendant will sit correctly on a chain.

Take the butterfly brooch and remove the clasp from the back. You can do this by pulling the glued section off with pliers.
Alternatively you can leave this section connected and just remove the pin.

Using strong silicone or craft glue adhere the butterfly to the earring pendant as shown.

Once the glue is dried thread your chain through the jump rings for a beautiful custom jewelry piece.



What you need

Retro Chic Earrings
Butterfly Brooch
Silicone or Jewelry Glue
Pliers
2 jump rings

Instructions

This jewelry making project shows you how to convert a pair of store bought plastic retro chic earrings into a custom jewelry pendant.

To begin you need to remove the earring loop from the earring with a pair of pliers. Next attach 1 jump ring to the earring pendant and then add the next jump ring to that jump ring.

You double up the jump rings so that the pendant will sit correctly on a chain.

Take the butterfly brooch and remove the clasp from the back. You can do this by pulling the glued section off with pliers.
Alternatively you can leave this section connected and just remove the pin.

Using strong silicone or craft glue adhere the butterfly to the earring pendant as shown.

Once the glue is dried thread your chain through the jump rings for a beautiful custom jewelry piece.

Retro Chic Butterfly Pendant



What you need

Retro Chic Earrings
Butterfly Brooch
Silicone or Jewelry Glue
Pliers
2 jump rings

Instructions

This jewelry making project shows you how to convert a pair of store bought plastic retro chic earrings into a custom jewelry pendant.

To begin you need to remove the earring loop from the earring with a pair of pliers. Next attach 1 jump ring to the earring pendant and then add the next jump ring to that jump ring.

You double up the jump rings so that the pendant will sit correctly on a chain.

Take the butterfly brooch and remove the clasp from the back. You can do this by pulling the glued section off with pliers.
Alternatively you can leave this section connected and just remove the pin.

Using strong silicone or craft glue adhere the butterfly to the earring pendant as shown.

Once the glue is dried thread your chain through the jump rings for a beautiful custom jewelry piece.



What you need

Kasbah Style Earrings
Jewelry Chain
Pliers
Jump ring

Instructions

This jewelry making project shows you how to create a custom necklace pendant using inexpensive store bought kasbah style earrings.

To begin with you need to remove the earring loop, you can do this with a pair of pliers.

Attach a new jump ring to the pendant so that it will sit correctly on the chain.

This is also a great way to recycle damaged or lost earrings.

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