Introduction: How to Take a Old Pin and Turn It Into a New Necklace With Sugru

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I always find cool pins but seem to loose the backings and then I can’t wear them anymore. So I came up worth a quick and easy solution to still be able to wear the pin but not have to worry about the back. What you will need : one pin missing its back a piece of chain cut to the desired length wire cutters one packet of Sugru in your color of choice

Step 1: Preparing the Pin

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First trim the pins off the back of the pendent make sure you don’t completely remove it so you can still hook on the chain

Step 2: Setting the Chain

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Place both ends over the remains of the pins.

Step 3: Adding Sugru

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Roll Sugru and the smooth it over the chain and pin to cover so nothing pokes through.

Comments

seamster (author)2014-11-18

Very nice idea for getting more life out of old pins! Sugru to the rescue again!

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