December rocks necklace

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

Learn how to make this December Rocks 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 HalcraftCollection.com your online bead superstore!

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BEADS & JEWELRY MAKING SUPPLIES REQUIRED

02    Bead Gallery® Costa Rican rosewood 2 hole spacer 6x24mm beads
          (13395)
08    Bead Gallery® turquoise dyed reconstituted stone rondell beads
          3x5mm (12366)
58    Bead Gallery® antique silver plated rondelle beads 5x2mm (12150)
01    Bead Gallery® pink opal faceted stone 24x33m rectangle beads
          (20502)
04    Bead Gallery® strawberry quartz faceted stone 12-15x16-20mm oval
          beads (20500)
04    Bead Gallery® amazonite faceted stone 19x22m rectangle beads
          (20509)
02    Bead Gallery® Costa Rican rosewood tube 16x17mm beads
          (square) (13389)
02    Bead Gallery® rhodonite stone round lentil 24mm beads (20484)
02    Bead Gallery® jasper stone 18x25mm oval beads (20506)
02    Bead Gallery® dyed ocean jasper faceted stone 23x33mm
          rectangle beads (20498)
04    Bead Gallery® amazonite faceted stone 15x20mm tube beads
          (20508)
10    Bead Gallery® Costa Rican rose tube 13x26mm beads (13388)
03    Bead Gallery® rhodonite stone oval 30x39mm beads (20145)
57”  Beadalon® 49 strand stainless steel bead stringing wire (0.46mm)
          (JW11T-1)
04    Beadalon® crimp tube variety pack, size #2 (using silver only)
          (305X-129)
01    Bead Gallery® silver tone 6mm jump rings (12961)
01    Bead Gallery® .925 silver 10mm jump ring (16953)
01    silver tone lobster clasp large

Tools:
Beadalon classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)
Beadalon slim line chain nose pliers (201A-011)
Beadalon standard crimp tool (JTCRIMP1)

Time: 45 minutes

Level Of Difficulty: Beginner to Advanced

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Strand 1 - Cut 27” of beading wire.
2. String crimp tube, form loop, pass wire back through crimp tube, and crimp.
3. String 2 silver rondelles, turquoise rondelle, 2 silver rondelles, 1st hole of rosewood spacer, silver rondelle, turquoise rondelle, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood square, silver rondelle, turquoise rondelle, silver rondelle, strawberry oval, silver rondelle, amazonite tube, silver rondelle, strawberry oval, silver rondelle, amazonite rectangle, silver rondelle, rhodonite lentil, silver rondelle, pink opal rectangle, silver rondelle, rhodonite lentil, silver rondelle, amazonite rectangle, silver rondelle, strawberry oval, silver rondelle, amazonite tube, silver rondelle, strawberry oval, silver rondelle, turquoise rondelle, silver rondelle, rosewood square, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, turquoise rondelle, silver rondelle, 1st hole of rosewood spacer, 2 silver rondelles, turquoise spacer, 2 silver rondelles, and crimp tube.
4. Form a loop, pass wire back through crimp tube, and crimp.
5. Strand 2 – Cut 30” of beading wire.
6. String crimp tube, form loop, pass wire back through crimp tube, and crimp.
7. String 2 silver rondelles, turquoise rondelle, 2 silver rondelles, 2st hole of rosewood spacer, silver rondelle, turquoise rondelle, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, amazonite tube, silver rondelle, jasper oval, silver rondelle, rhodonite oval, silver rondelle, ocean jasper rectangle, silver rondelle, amazonite rectangle, silver rondelle, rhodonite oval, silver rondelle, amazonite rectangle, silver rondelle, ocean jasper rectangle, silver rondelle, rhodonite oval, silver rondelle, jasper oval, silver rondelle, amazonite tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, rosewood tube, silver rondelle, turquoise rondelle, silver rondelle, 2nd hole of rosewood spacer, 2 silver rondelles, turquoise rondelle, 2 silver rondelles, and crimp bead.
8. String crimp tube, form loop, pass wire back through crimp tube, and crimp.
9. Connect 9mm jump ring to left side of necklace through both end loops.

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Techniques Used In This Necklace:
1. How to crimp
2. How to open/close jump ring

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.