Easy DIY Necklace Holder for Under $4
This is the plaque that I started with. First I sanded off the word, like this:
Then I painted a thin wash of light green acrylic paint to lightly cover the center area and the decorative wire on the top. Next, I used a wet paper towel to create a wash with creme-colored paint:
I used the same creme color to paint the border and the two dowels. Finally, I added three nails and glued decorative buttons to the top of each one:
I couldn't wait to hang some of my necklaces! Now I'm much more likely to put one on in the morning before stepping out the door.
A word of advice on hanging your own necklaces though: while it's fine to hang your chain necklaces, I wouldn't recommend hanging any necklaces that are strung on beading wire or elastic cording, or are woven using beading thread, as they could have a tendency to stretch out over time.
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