DIY: Chain Ankle Straps



The Normaluisa 2012 summer/spring collection is where I first spotted these chain straps. Models strutted down the runway with platform shoes and chunky chain anklets. A clever trick to give an illusion of a chain strap. This genius idea gives you chance to pair the anklets with multiple shoes! This DIY may be a year late but late is better than never! Right?
Check out the tutorial below!

Things you need:

  • Heels
  • 1/2 yard of  large curb chain
  • 4 jump rings
  • Pliers
  • 2 lobster clasp


1. Measure your ankles and cut chain to fit.


2. Use your pliers, connect your lobster clasp to the end of your chain and attach a  jump ring to the opposite end. Repeat steps on the second chain.


3. Your clasp should fasten to your jump ring at the opposite end.


That’s it! Three easy steps!  Just one thing left to do! Grab your pumps and rock your chain straps!!

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