22 Mar '12, 12pm

Just published on @daisygreenmag Make your own #recycled #vintage choker Big thanks to @chicuniqueuk for contributing

Just published on @daisygreenmag Make your own #recycled #vintage choker Big thanks to @chicuniqueuk for contributing

Jewellery designer Lizzie, from la-chic-unique.co.uk shows us how to make a stunning vintage choker. What you will need: 2 meters of 2cm wide satin ribbon Ribbon ends with a hoop Pliers Cutters or another pair of pliers Broken piece of vintage jewellery (I used a large ornate bracelet that was missing some stones that I couldn’t get replacements for, but any charm with side hoops will work) 2 jump rings and a matching clasp A short piece of chain and a single bead or charm of your choice 1 head pin Method: 1. Cut your satin ribbon into two equal lengths and press to smooth out any kinks. Mine was taken from an old item of clothing so it needed to be ironed before use. 2. Use your pliers and cutters to pry the smaller of the charm off the bracelet. You may simply just need to use the cutters or pliers to cut off or open a jump ring. 3. Thread the ribbon around the open side...

Full article: http://www.daisygreenmagazine.co.uk/lead/living-lead/recy...

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