Making a Message in a Bottle Pendant

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December 28, 2015

pendant in woman's handThis is easy, fun, and you can personalize the message for anyone, even yourself!:)


Total Time: Under 20 minutes


  • small glass bottle with cork top
  • seed beads
  • a few larger beads
  • head pin
  • jump ring
  • jewelry glue
  • paper
  • scissors
  • pen
Message in a Bottle Pendant - supplies and tools


  1. Trace a circle of paper with the bottom of your bottle. Cut the circle a bit smaller, so that it fits inside easily. Write your message, poke your circle down to the bottom of the bottle with the end of a pen.
  2. Message in a Bottle Pendant - trace a circle using your bottle
    Message in a Bottle Pendant - cut out slightly smaller and write message
    Message in a Bottle Pendant - insert message into bottle
  3. Fill your bottle with seed beads.
  4. Message in a Bottle Pendant - fill with seed beads
  5. Push your cork top in securely.
  6. Message in a Bottle Pendant - insert cork

  7. Thread a few beads onto your head pin, place a bit of jewelry glue in the center of the cork top. Push your head pin all the way down into the center of your bottle.
  8. Message in a Bottle Pendant - thread beads onto headpin
    Message in a Bottle Pendant - put a drop of glue on cork and insert head pin
    Message in a Bottle Pendant - headpin set in cork
  9. Attach a jump ring to the top of your head pin, you're ready to slip onto a necklace and wear!:)
    **Let dry overnight**
  10. Message in a Bottle Pendant - add jump ring to head pin
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March 22, 20210 found this helpful

I use frame hooks in the corks, and fill mine with glitter as well as tiny beads. Check out Beads for Babies (fund-raising for charity) on Facebook.

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