An Electric-Neon Necklace DIY Perfect For Summer

Because you basically live in your tees and shorts during the summer, you're always on the lookout for an easy way to dress everything up without expending much effort. The easiest way to look put together, in our opinion? A big, bold statement necklace. Using just your elementary braiding skills in a clever way, this DIY really shouldn't take you more than 20 minutes to execute from unspooling the rope to clasping it around your neck (to, inevitably, inspiring major jewelry envy from every person who sees it). Check out our quick and easy DIY led by our craft queen, Chloe Daley.
Edited by Christopher Michael Beer, Shot by Jack Pearce; Shot by Kenny Wu; Photographed by Alexandra R. Gavillet

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