DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace

This necklace has been in the back of my mind for a long time now, but when I was going through my craft supplies to find the crystals for the crystal boutonniere tutorial I came across these tiny glass bottles. Sometimes I think I’m a craft supply hoarder, but the fact that I was able to make this necklace without buying any new supplies totally justifies it in my mind. Though I have been purging supplies lately just to make things easier to find. I’m sure I’ll be sorry when I go to whip something like this up and I’ve given away the materials.

Tiny glass bottle -Mine is 1.5 inches tall, not including the stopper, but there are some similar ones on Amazon here and here.
Tiny crystals that fit in your bottle -Mine are leftovers from the batch I bought here, but only a few out of the 20 crystals were small enough to fit in my bottle.
Preserved moss
Pebbles or sand – I used gravel chips that I found outside, and I crushed them with a hammer to get them small enough.
Necklace hain

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace
1. Put a layer of pebbles in the bottom of your bottle.

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace2. Add a tiny piece of dried moss. You can use a toothpick to help arrange it.

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace3. Add a crystal. Use the toothpick or tweezers to put it where you want it.

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace

4. If your bottle doesn’t have metal loops, add them with wire.

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace

5. String a necklace chain through the metal loops.

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace

DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace

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5 Responses to DIY Tiny Terrarium Necklace

  1. monique says:

    goodness this is such a great idea and incredibly sweet! love it!

  2. Rachel says:

    Thanks Monique!

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