bohemian sun Necklace

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore

Learn how to make this Bohemian Sun Necklace by designer Denise Yezbak Moore featuring Bead Gallery beads by Halcraft Collection. The instructions for this beautiful Bead Gallery creation include a comprehensive list of DIY jewelry making materials and supplies from our huge inventory of beads, charms, connectors, pendants, findings, stringing materials and tools. As well as a step by step DIY jewelry making a how-to guide for creating this one of a kind statement piece. Creating beautiful jewelry is easy with your online bead superstore!

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01   Bead Gallery® Philippine carved cowrie shell flower 20mm Beads
01   Bead Gallery® gold tone edge leopard shell 45-50mm pendant
34   Bead Gallery® brown dyed shell oval 7x17mm beads (18282)
55” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording

Beadalon classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)

Time: 45 minutes

Level Of Difficulty:
Beginner to Intermediate

Tip: You can substitute waxed linen cording for silk cord, S Lon thread, or cord of your choice. Be sure to make sure cording is not thin, it should have some girth to it.

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Cut 55” of cording.
2. Fold cording in half, string front of pendant, and form a lark’s head knot.
3. Bring strands together, string carved cowrie shell flower, and form an overhand knot.
4. Separate strands – Left side – String brown dyed shell oval and form an overhand knot. Repeat 16 times.
5. Repeat step 4 on other side of necklace.
6. Bring strands together, form and overhand knot.
7. Trim ends and fray.

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Techniques Used In This Project:
1. How to form an overhand knot.

Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan who loves to create anything with a bohemian flair. She specializes in one-of-a-kind jewelry designs, photography, and social media. Denise resides in Orange County, CA with her husband and two children.