Jewelry is an incredibly popular gift for the holidays, especially the very expensive gold and diamond varieties. But who has hundreds (or sometimes thousands) of dollars to spend on earrings or watch? Especially when you think of the human and environmental toll paid to get it out of the earth and into the jewelry store.
Clossette.com recently published a wonderful tutorial on how to turn a few simple materials into a lovely upcycled necklace. The best part? The necklace is also a tiny garden!