Wednesday, December 7, 2011

DIY Pearl Necklace & OOTD

I've had this single long strand of pearls laying around for a while now. I used to double it up and wear it as a long necklace but I'm not a huge fan of long necklaces anymore so it hasn't gotten any love in a while. I decided to make it into a shorter, multi-strand necklace after seeing this tutorial on P.S I Made This. It was ridicuously easy. I just folded the necklace in half and tied a ribbon to each side and then tied them together in a bow. You could even add a broach to it to dress it up a bit.

Pink Sweater- Old Navy (old)
Jeans- Abercrombie & Fitch
Leopard Flats- Charlotte Russe
Bracelet- Forever 21 (as seen here)

I've had this sweater forever but I just recently rediscovered it and I realized something- I need more pink in my closet! I have been buying so much black, white, gray, and blue lately. I need to switch it up and add some bright colors to my wardrobe. I loved this sweater so much that -I'm afraid to admit this but-I bought it in four, yes you read that right 4 different colors (red, eggplant, pink, and teal)! Have you ever loved a piece of clothing so much that you bought more than one? Or am I the only crazy person that does this? 


  1. super cute! i'm gonna have to copy you!

  2. Love the necklace & the outfit!!! <3

  3. That necklace is darling!! And yes, and sadly yes on buying more than one. I've done it with shoes, shirts, jeans, etc. I mean, if it's something you'll wear a ton i say do it! :)

  4. Your necklace is gorgeous! I love this look!

    x. jill
    those ghosts

  5. I like how you put together your ideas in this blog.

  6. So fabulous! Love love love!

    Chelsea (

  7. Ahh I have a long pearl necklace and have been meaning to try this DIY forever! Thanks for reminding me, I'll do it now :)

  8. Love the pearls with the pink sweater. Very pretty.



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