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Tutorials > Bottlecap Necklace
1" Bottlecap
2 images
split ring
2 1" Epoxy dots
Chain Necklace
1" Hole punch
Split ring tool
Metal hole punch
1.)  Use 1" punch to punch out images for both sides of your bottlecap pendant (figure 1).
2.)  Glue first image in place and let dry (figure 2).
3.)  Use the metal hole punch to punch a hole at the top of the bottlecap (figure 3). Turn the pendant over and adhere the second image making sure the image is positioned correctly. Let glue dry.
figure 1 figure 2 figure 3
4.)  Put a 1" epoxy dot over the front image (figure 4) and back image (figure 5).
5.)  Use the slip ring tool to open the split ring. (figure 6). Then slip the split ring into the hole in the bottlecap and turn until it moves freely (figure 7).
figure 4 figure 5 figure 6
7.)  Slip your pendant on the chain and you've completed your two sided bottlecap necklace (figure 8 & 9).
figure 7 figure 8 figure 9
  You can use photographs or letters and make a charm bracelete instead of a pendant. Be creative, personalize your bottlecaps and have fun.
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