Bottle Cap Necklaces are jewelry made from bottle caps. Bottle caps are used to seal the bottles which contains beverages. These caps are typically decorated with logo of the brand of beverages. We can able to make nice jewelries out of them with basic plan and a touch of creativity. Plastic caps are used seal the plastic bottles and most of the bottle cap necklaces are made out of plastics.
Types of Bottle Caps
There are two major types of bottle caps crown cork, flip –top
Crown Cork-This cap is pressed around screw threads instead of a flange, and can be removed by twisting the cap by hand, eliminating the need for an opener. This is also called as “twist top” crown cap. We will generally use crown top caps to make nice necklaces.
Flip-top-These are very old type caps and also called as “swing-top”. These are not eligible to prepare necklaces.
Simple Bottle Cap Necklaces
Bottle cap jewelry is very popular with young ladies and is so easy to make. It’s also an inexpensive craft and can be made by beginning jewelry makers.
Collect some bottle caps, jump rings, Ball chain necklace, 1/18” punch tool , 1” hole punch ,glue. After collecting these items punch your cap to add jump ring. Clean the punched circle and add jump rings. Then punch your design and stick some stickers on the inner side of the cap by using glue. Finally add necklaces through the jump rings.
Bottle Cap Necklaces with Beads
As shown in the image, we can add some lovely beads along with the ball chain necklaces. It looks gorgeous to wear.
Black Wire Bottle Cap Necklaces
If we are not comfortable with the ball chain, we can add black wire type material instead ball chain. It will be more comfortable and inexpensive than chain type.
Multi Bottle Cap Necklaces
Instead of single bottle cap necklace, we could able to add more bottle caps as shown in the image. We are able to wear these necklaces for parties.
Bottle Cap Necklaces for Kids
Normally female kids want to wear neck accessories, so we can prepare bottle cap necklaces in home itself. We have to make some painted bottle caps by using paints. For example pink colored bottle caps are loved by kids. They will love it more when their names are imprinted on it.
Trendy Bottle Cap Necklaces
Nowadays teenagers want to wear bottle cap necklaces along with the brand name of beverages. They look simple, yet trendy when compared with decorated ones.
Bottle Cap Necklace Kit
There is no particular kit available in the market for making bottle cap necklaces. Since it is a DIY project, you can collect old bottle caps, an used ball chain and other accessories by yourself.
Resin Bottle Cap Necklaces
You can use glitters and epoxy resins over the bottle caps and chains (if preferable) to make it more attractive.
Beer Bottle Cap Necklaces
Though beer is unhealthy, all its components i.e., the bottles, cork and the caps are extremely useful after use. Wearing beer bottle cap necklaces expose yourself as a trendy and bold women.