gloria dei pendant necklace at ShopRuche.com, Vintage Inspired Clothing, Affordable Clothes, Eco friendly Fashion
If you're a jewelry hoarder like I am and your interested in changing up your everyday accessories, grab some safety pins and try this fresh layered look. Easily transform a few beaded necklaces into one chunky neck piece. Stand out from the rest of the fashion crowd and add some Tom Binns inspired safety pins to keep your beads perfectly coiled. Check out the full steps below!What you'll need:Safety pinsBeaded necklacesNeon spray paintClasp and Jump ringPliersBeading cordStep 1 - Spray paint a handful of safety pins and let dry.Step 2 - Take your necklaces and if they're not already beaded string them leaving 2 inches of excess cord at each end.Step 3 - Lay out your necklace strands and arrange them in the order you want them to hang when worn.Step 4 - Using your pliers attach a clasp and hook with jump ringsStep 5 - In the order you arranged the strands, tie your necklaces to one another Step 6 - As your necklace grows hold it up to make sure each strand lays correctly.Step 7 - Attach your safety pins at random points throughout.Done in collaboration with Geri Hirsch of becauseimaddicted.net
by Ida Hsiang
Go for the gold! Or bronze. This summer, be a bronzed goddess with gold tone and metallic makeup.From a sheer champagne to an opaque copper shimmer, gold and bronze tones make an impact and look extremely luxe, while still being versatile enough to work for day or night and complement any ensemble. Close to a skin-tone shade, gold and bronze tones add a glow to your face without seeming over the top. A light sweep of shimmer across the lids or lips is a low key summer look for hanging poolside or by the beach, or make sure you steal the light at a fancy summer soiree with bronzed cheeks or a bronze and gold ombre eyeshadow look! There's so many ways and places to give you makeup routine the Midas Touch! Check out the slideshow for some of our fave picks!