If your walls are feeling dull, brighten things up! This聽DIY neon sign聽is a B+C-approved聽way to聽liven up your decor. Customize it with letters or designs聽for a cool-girl approach to聽an聽old-school fave.聽Then plug聽it in,聽switch on the lights, and聽enjoy聽the electrifying glow.

Materials and Tools:

Neon Necklace


  1. Find a design (like an ampersand) you like online and print it out.
  2. Lay a piece of acrylic (the size of your paper) over your design, and tape聽each side聽to fasten them together.
  3. Lay the flexible neon over the design and keep it in place with tape.
  4. Mark drill spots every four to five inches along the outside of the design. Then, use a drill to create the holes.
  5. Insert聽zip ties through the holes to secure the flexible neon in the shape of your design to the acrylic board.
  6. Remove the tape from the acrylic board.
  7. Plug it in and enjoy your聽glowing fixture!

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(Photos via Brittany Griffin / Brit + Co)