DIY Easter egg string art necklace

Mar 26, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. ET
Image: Amy Vowles/SheKnows

This simple string art necklace is a fun and cheery accessory for any Easter outfit. It's also the perfect size to hide in an egg for this year's Easter egg hunt.

String art necklace supplies

Supplies:

  • Colorful string
  • Flexible wire
  • Scissors
  • Egg-shaped cookie cutter

Directions:

1. Create the egg shape

String art necklace step 1

Wrap the wire a few times around the outside of the cookie cutter.

2. Wrap the wire

String art necklace step 2

Wrap the ends of the wire around the egg shape to hold it all together.

3. Wrap the yarn

String art necklace step 3

Start wrapping the yarn tightly around the wire.

4. Cover all of the wire

String art necklace step 4

Keep wrapping the yarn until you have covered all of the wire.

5. Wrap back and forth

String art necklace step 5

Start criss-crossing the string back and forth across the egg.

6. Finish the necklace

String art Easter egg necklace

Tie the ribbon off (or use a dab of glue to keep it in place). Then cut a long piece of string to make the necklace. Knot it around the top of the egg and then tie a knot in the two loose ends of the string to make the necklace.

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