Here’s a blast from the past. Does this bracelet look familiar? Do you remember raiding your mother’s sewing kit to find safety pins to make jewelry? You’d decorate the pins with beads and link them together to create colorful bracelets and necklaces. Well, it’s still fun to do. Also very economical and eco-friendly. Check out this great example from housewife.splinder. It’s popular in other countries too. Here’s a bracelet from South Africa. Try your hand at making a large piece. Look at this amazingly cool necklace from deviantart. This is a great inexpensive way to create jewelry and have fun.