DIY Felt Gem Necklace

DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Here’s a sim­ple craft project that you and your chil­dren can enjoy together.  It only requires a few basic sup­plies and deliv­ers super fun results in no time at all.

DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Mate­ri­als

  • Print­able tem­plate (down­load here)
  • Nee­dle nose pliers
  • Length of chain (from the craft store)
  • Felt
  • Hole punch
  • Heavy fusible inter­fac­ing (fusible on one side)
  • Dis­ap­pear­ing ink marker
  • Coor­di­nat­ing thread
  • Two jump rings
DIY Felt Gem Necklace DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Step 1
Print and cut out the tem­plate. Use the tem­plate to cut the felt and inter­fac­ing the cor­rect size.

Next, iron the felt and inter­fac­ing together. Make sure that the “bumpy” side is fac­ing the felt (that’s the sticky stuff). Neatly trim the edges.

DIY Felt Gem Necklace DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Step 2
Using the dis­ap­pear­ing ink marker and a ruler, draw the lines of the gem on the felt. Use the tem­plate as your guide.

DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Step 3
Use your sewing machine to sew over the lines with coor­di­nat­ing thread.

DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Step 4
Using a small hole punch, punch holes in the gem for attach­ing the chain.

DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Step 5
Use your nee­dle nose pli­ers to attach the jump rings and chain.

DIY Felt Gem Necklace

Voila! Who needs dia­monds anyway?

  • Bliss Fos­ter

    I love the design for the neck­lace. I had hoped you guys would do some­thing jew­elry related for it when you made the dia­mond cook­ies a while back.

  • Julianna Jordi

    I absolutely adore this web­site. I check it faith­fully (and excit­edly!) every day. Thank you for all the work you put into this! It’s my treat at the end of each day:)