After all this discussion about easy necklaces, I thought it would be nice to have a little round-up of tutorials from around the web in case you need a quick weekend or evening project.
Painted Wooden Bead Necklace from Laura Parke
DIY jewelry from paperclips and tape at How About Orange
Nautical Necklace from A Pretty Nest
Washer and Ribbon Necklace from Nestled