Save 15% on ALL regular price items with code YAMS + Choose a FREE Gift with Your Order!
The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Chatter

Sprocket Felt Necklace

About this design:

I wanted to create a focal that was retro inspired but with a modern twist.

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

I used one 20mm felt round, vinyl/vulcanite heishi 3mm and 4mm, head pins, resin, and finished silver chain.


Additional Images:

Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
I used wire cutters and trimmed by head pins down to 1/2" in length. Cut the head pins at a sharp angle so you can easily insert it into the felt round. Take the headpin and put it through a vinyl heishi. Add a little resin with a toothpick to the heishi and insert the head pin.
  Step 2:
To create a loop for hanging, I used a full length head pin and strung a heishi onto it, then pushed it all the way through and create a wire-wrapped loop at the top.

Buy Products from this Design




Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. No Photo
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Lima Andrea – Reminds me of the Jetsons.

  2. No Photo
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Those heishi beads are really cute.

  3. Tres Chick
    Tres Chick says:

    Your design is charming. But I’m concerned that children might be attracted to the bright colors and play with it. If the resin broke off, they might wind up swallowing a bright bead with a sharp pin attached.

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.