Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Mod Podgeables Mixed Metal Necklace

Mod Podgeables Necklace

It is no secret that I’m a bit of a Mod Podge maniac. You might recall I recently shared the amazingly generous shipment of Mod Podge products from Plaid featuring some of the newest additions to the Mod Podge product line. In case you don’t here’s a refresher:

Mod Podge Haul 

I love making jewelry and I love bold, chunky jewelry but sometimes it can turn out heavier than I planned. 

Problem solved with  the new acrylic podgeable shapes,  podgeable papers and tracing templates that coordinate with the shapes of the podgeables. 

The hardest part was choosing which papers to use!

Podgeables Collage 3

I went with an “industrial chic” design, using papers from the Classic and Romance stacks. The papers are wonderful because they’re double sided so it’s like having two papers in one!

Necklace Mod Podgeables

I used my new favorite Mod Podge formula, Antique Matte, to adhere the papers to the podgeables. The tracing templates make it easy to cut your shapes exactly to match, and depending on your selection of punches, you may have some that are the perfect shape and size.

Place Trace Cut

Apply your MP to your paper, adhere to your podgeable and let dry.

While these pieces were drying, I had fun with the new metallic Dimensional Magic. If you’re afraid of trying resins, try Dimensional Magic. The metallic DM has little flecks of glitter that float in it.

I  had some charms in my stash that I filled with silver DM and self adhesive rhinestones. The DM comes out opaque and dries clear so the glitter shows through.

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Here are my charms as they were drying. 

Podgeables Collage

I had so much fun with this. With all of the formulas, there’s something for just about any kind of project you can think of.

I want to thank the folks at Plaid and The Blueprint Social for the opportunity to have so much fun doing what I enjoy with products I absolutely love. Sponsored post? Yes. Opinions? All mine!

Mixed Metal Podgeables Necklace

Plaid is celebrating the 45 anniversary of Mod Podge, and Michaels is carrying the new additions to the MP family. You can visit also Plaid on Facebook here and Twitter here.

And you can see more wonderful projects here

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14 comments:

Bromeliad said...

Neat. It looks professional. Like the addition of charms, too.

Michelle L. said...

I love your feminine yet steampunk-y creation, C! Beautiful work.

Holy Craft said...

This looks amazing! I just love it! Nice work!

Carolyn said...

I knew yours would be fabulous! I love the papers you chose for your pendants!

Netty said...

wow I never knew Modge Podge sold such an amazing range of products and love how you've used them. Fab work. Annette x

Christine said...

Totally love it!

Charm Bracelet Diva said...

Love your choice of papers. This looks fun, have to try it!

Amy Anderson said...

Wow, that is awesome Carol! Seriously! It does look professional - I mean, you are a professional - you know what I mean!!

Holly Lefevre said...

I must try these podgeables! So FUN! Your necklace is amazing...I want one!

Linda said...

Excited to try your techniques. This necklace is fantastic! Chunky is so hot for the coming Fall.

Michelle Jadaa said...

You've inspired me to try a steampunk charm bracelet.Thanks for the inspiration.

orfanannie said...

Great jewelry! I guess I'm gonna have to break down and play some with the new MP! Thanks for sharing

city said...

thanks for posting.

Gina @ MoneywiseMoms said...

I just love it! It's amazing that it's the same Mod Podge that can do so many things. This looks like a one-of-a-kind Etsy type necklace.