* necklace hooks

Posted on September 15th, 2008 by maitreya. Filed under Jewelry, Projects with Instructions.


Further progress on the Dresser Beautification Project. Now instead of having a clump of tangled necklaces, they’ll all be neatly stored on hooks, with the added bonus of something decorative on some blank wallspace. These are 2 mysteriously left over Ikea bits of wood I found in the basement. I wrapped them in fabric, hotglued in the back. Then screwed cuphooks along the bottom. Nail a little hanger on the back and done.

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8 Responses to “necklace hooks”

  1. HildeC Says:

    What a great idea! I looks really good :-)

  2. Anonymous Says:

    that is a great idea!

  3. robyn Says:

    love this! just posted about it over at my blog!

  4. lindsay Says:

    awesome! That button fabric is ridiculously awesome as I am addicted to buttons. where is it from?

  5. amelia Says:

    I took inspiration from this and put screw hooks into a cigar box that was long and skinny and put it on the wall as a key rack with hidden dollar bills in the cigar box for lunch money for the kids.

    Thanks for the ideas!

  6. Jen Lownie Says:

    Too cute! And don’t laugh – as a jewelry maker I’m always on the lookout for ideas I can adapt to display jewelry at shows – and with a sturdy base (something refound of course), this could be adapted to hold neckaces (or bracelets or earrings) at shows. And would be a good conversation piece too.

    And things could maybe even be *stored* on the rack, if the whole thing fit into a big ziplock. Hmm. Now you’ve got my brain going. Thank you!

  7. Bill Mieswinkel Says:

    Would like to know the dimensions of the necklace hooks. They also appear to be white; is this a plastic coating over metal. Do you have other styles of hooks also; meaning all metal, brass bronze, or silver COLORED. I am not looking for a high dollar hook; just different finishes.

    Regards,

    Bill Mieswinkel

    a woodworker

  8. maitreya Says:

    The hooks are maybe a half inch or a little more in diameter. They’re just cup hooks from the hardware store. They had several finishes available.

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