Turn your broken piece of favorite china into a necklace so you get to always carry a piece of it with you.
Turn your broken piece of favorite china into a necklace so you get to always carry a piece of it with you.

Accidentally breaking a favorite china can be heart-breaking. While you can’t restore it back to its original state, you can carry a piece of it with you. With a little effort, you can turn a broken china into jewelry – bangles, rings, earrings, and necklaces.

These adorable china necklaces would be a perfect gift for your family and friends!
These adorable china necklaces would be a perfect gift for your family and friends!

The focus for this post is on how to turn broken china into a necklace. It may look and sound intimidating but it‘s not. In fact, it‘s so simple that you can easily make several of these and give them away to family and friends. Come to think of it, this would make a perfect gift.

Because you are going to be grinding or cutting china, make sure that you are wearing safety goggles and a mask. You wouldn‘t want to inhale dust-like particles that comes from grinding. They‘re bad for the health! As what we usually say in here – prevention is always better than cure.

Materials:

  • Broken china
  • Gold leaf
  • Metal string

Tools:

  • Hammer or tile nippers
  • Sandpaper
  • Rotary tool
  • Clear glue
  • Craft brush

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Learn how to turn broken china into a necklace by watching this video.