Quick Jewelry Fixes

I absolutely hate when something happens to a piece of my jewelry.  Since I often find it on sale/clearanced, it’s not always possible to replace.  And even if I could just replace it, that’s not very budget friendly.  So when 2 flowers popped off of my new blue necklace, I set out to find a solution.

I first tried to just hot glue the flowers back on, but they didn’t stick good and just popped back off.  I knew I needed something more heavy duty.
When googling my issue, I kept running across E6000 as the go-to for gluing jewelry back together, so I picked some up at Hobby Lobby.  Beware, though–after getting it home and reading the packaging, there are several warnings, so READ the packaging careful and use all precautions!  
I also have several statement necklaces that I would like to hang down a little bit more, so I picked up the chain extenders.  This is the quickest fix of them all–just clip it on to your chain and you’re done!
Finally,  I have a bracelet that was custom-made, and it’s a hair too short.  I got some of these little rings to extend the length just enough to make it perfect.  
Silver Jump Rings, $1.99 at Hobby Lobby.*
E6000, $3.99 at Hobby Lobby.*
Chain Extenders, $2.88 at Walmart.
*You can use Hobby Lobby’s weekly coupon towards the purchase of the first 2 items.

I’m so relived to have my jewelry fixed, both quickly and cheaply.  Thank God I no longer feel like I have to throw it out!  What’s your favorite jewelry fixes?  s
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