Published on April 6th, 2011 | by Kilduff Kolleen


How-to: Make a Washer Necklace Out of Leftover Furniture Parts

Finished washer necklaces
Each time I buy furniture that requires assembly, I always have some left over hardware. I take this hardware and put it in a jar thinking that one day I will need that extra nut or bolt. Well today is that day! Here is a tutorial on how-to take those extra washers and make them into a cute necklace.

You will need:

  • Scissors
  • X-acto knife or hole punch
  • Pencil
  • Small piece of scrapbooking paper (you can use the left over scraps for this project)
  • Modge Podge (or something similar)
  • Washer
  • Aleene’s Paper Glaze
  • 36” of ribbon or cord

Next >>

Keep up with the latest in the world of green crafts by signing up for our free newsletter. CLICK HERE to sign up!

About the Author

I’m a lifelong crafter with many different interests. My latest obsession is making accessories for women's hair and making flowers from a variety of recycled and repurposed materials. If it is shiny, feathery or sparkly I love it! I also carry around a pocket camera to take pictures of items, scenery, signs, or anything else that I find inspiring. I enjoy creating new things and sharing how to make my creations with others on my blog (

Leave a Reply

Back to Top ↑
  • Advertisement

  • Let’s Connect!

  • Popular Posts + Pages

    The Crafting a Green World guide to choosing green art and craft supplies.

    Green Crafts for Kids

    DIY Ideas for Home

    Do you love toilet paper roll crafts as much as we do? Today we’re sharing 50 projects that you need to see!

    We’ve rounded up 25 incredible DIY crafts and activities that will make you rethink the average disk. Click through each link below and be inspired!