Tutorial on how to make this lovely 'Silhouette Trapeze' necklace | beadsdirect.co.uk

Silhouette Trapeze Necklace

Products used in project:

Silhouette Trapeze Necklace

Items (4)
Jump rings / surgical steel / 7mm / silver / wire 1mm / 25pcs
Out of stock
Cable chain / surgical steel / 1.5x1mm / silver / 0.3mm / 1m
Out of stock
Total Cost

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Information about project:

Silhouette Trapeze Necklace

Difficulty: Intermediate


Have you ever got creative with Shrink Plastic? We have some fab tutorials for inspiration, including this sensational Silhouette Trapeze Necklace. Follow the tutorial on how to make your own.

Click here to download the image to make the necklace below. You can use your oven or a heat tool.

Materials required:

Please note that the colours and some products illustrated in the image above may not match the 'Products List'. 

Originally designed & featured - November 2013

Step 1

Print out the PDF with the images at the right size here.

Step 2

Draw the silhouette and carefully cut it out and hole punch holes at least 2-3mm in from each knee.

Step 3

Shrink the th image in the oven or with a heat gun .

Step 4

Leave to cool, place jumprings in the holes.

Step 5

Undo the clasp part off your chains at the jumprings so that you have just 2 lengths of chain. Trim 5cm of chain off each chain.

Step 6

Join the 2 long chains together with a jumpring and the attach each end to the knees.

Step 7

Adjust length to suit you. Your necklace is complete.