Lately, I have been obsessed with t-shirt repurposing projects. I even created a Pinterest board just this morning to keep track of all of the inspiring ideas I’ve found. Today, I wanted to share some great ideas from around the web for using old t-shirts to make jewelry.
The Statement Necklace: Big, bold necklaces have been a hot trend for a while. You see them everywhere. I LOVE this alternative to the shiny, sparkly (and might I add, sweat-shop produced) necklaces you see in every department store you walk in.
I bought this necklace from Artsy Intuition on Etsy.
Here are a couple others from Artsy Intuition:
I’m not sure if this necklace from Ashen Drift on Etsy is made from old t-shirts or not, but it is great inspiration for a creation of your own.
Knotted necklace by Refinery 29 (with tutorial):
Fringe Necklace by For the Love of (with tutorial):
Beaded Necklace by Fashionista (with tutorial):
Beaded Necklace by Keepsake Threads (this is one I purchased as well):
And now for some bracelets…
Bangles by Camilla Fabbri at Family Chic (with tutorial):
Fringe Bracelets by Crafts by Amanda (with tutorial):
Braided Bracelets with Magnet Closure by Henry Happened (with tutorial):
Finger Knitted Bracelets by V and Co. (with tutorial):
My next t-shirt repurpose project is a dress for my 2 ½ year old. You can see the tutorial on my Pinterest board: What to do with old T-shirts, and soon I’ll be posting a pic of my finished product!
Share your t-shirt creations by linking in comments below!