Chevron Pasta Necklace

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by Ginny Lowe, A.C. Moore Craftologist

Chevron Pasta Necklace

Elegant DIY jewelry that won'’t break the bank, now that'’s saving a pretty penne! Frankly, it’'s about time macaroni necklaces got a fancy makeover.

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Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Slide pasta onto the skewers and paint. Let dry.
  • 2
    Cut a 4-½’’" piece of jewelry wire, and slide it into one piece of pasta. Bend the wire into a “V” shape, and then slide another piece of pasta onto the wire. Glue the pieces together with hypo cement. Repeat as many times as desired. Bend the wire ends, inside the Chevrons, into eye pins and trim off any excess.
  • 3
    Cut the 24"” long chain in the middle, and attach the bent pieces to the chains on each side using jump rings. Attach a lobster clasp using jump rings.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour + dry time

Project Supplies

  • •Uncooked Penne Pasta, Nicole™ Crafts Jewelry Connection™ 24" Rolo Chain in Gold, Sweet Beads Fundamental Findings 6 mm x 0.8 mm Jump Rings in Gold, Beadalon 20 gauge Jewelry Wire and Lobster Clasp in Gold
  • •DecoArt Dazzling Metallics Acrylic Paint in Shimmering Silver & Glorious Gold, Round Nose Pliers & Panacea 8" Heavy Duty Wire Cutters, G-S Hypo Cement 0.34 oz., Paint Brush & Bamboo Skewers