Kids headed back to school can savor a piece of summer by latching one of these DIY seashell keychains onto their backpacks.

Updated June 04, 2020
seashell keychains
MANAL AMAN

This summertime seashell craft is just the thing for you and the kids to do for an afternoon of fun. With only three simple steps and a handful of materials, everyone will love making this project. In fact, the process of making them is enjoyable for adults, too, so be sure to create one for yourself and hang it on your tote bag. This idea comes from our friend Manal Aman. She used Dyed Seashells to achieve a bright, summery color on scallop shells.

Advertisement

What you need

Materials
Advertisement

How to do it

Part 1

seashell keychains
Step 1

Set up the Dremel workstation with the Dremel tool fitted with 3/16-inch drill bit. Then pierce a hole into the tail end of a shell.

Advertisement
seashell keychains
Step 2

Cut the beading cord to desired length of your key chain. Tie one end to the jump ring and begin beading small seashell beads from the other end; finish by tying one large seashell to the end.

Comments

How difficult was this project?
Be the first to comment!

Project Toolbar

Font Size