Essence DIY Necklace

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore

Learn how to make this Essence 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 Halcraft Collection.

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01     Bead Gallery® black lip shell carved flower 46mm pendant (16847)
15     Bead Gallery® glass amber translucent luster faceted 8mm round
15      Bead Gallery® glass rondell silver luster faceted 4x6mm rondell
13      Bead Gallery® leopard skin jasper round beads (10690)
12      Bead Gallery® mother of pearl round 8mm beads (15192)
14      Bead Gallery® unakite round beads 6mm (10828)
28      Bead Gallery® silver plated smooth round beads 3mm (12182)
14      Bead Gallery® semi-precious rhodonite (C grade) round beads
            6mm (12447)
12      Bead Gallery® travertine light green coated Czech glass fire
            polished faceted round 6mm (15544)
12      Bead Gallery® bleached mother of pearl tube 5x6mm beads
88”     Brown waxed linen cording 3-ply

Beadalon classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)

Time: 1 hour

Level Of Difficulty: Intermediate

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Cut 40” of cording.
2. Remove bale from pendant.
3. Fold cording in half: pass cording through top of pendant, and form lark’s head knot.
4. Bring strands together; string amber 8mm, form overhand knot, silver rondelle, overhand knot, leopard skin jasper, overhand knot, mother of pearl round, overhand knot, unakite, and overhand knot.
5. Separate strands – Left side – String (3mm spacer, amber 8mm, silver rondelle, leopard skin jasper, mother of pearl 8mm, unakite, 3mm spacer, rhodonite, Czech 6mm, mother of pearl tube) repeat 4 times, amber 8mm, silver rondelle, leopard skin jasper, unakite, 3mm spacer, rhodonite, Czech 6mm, mother of pearl tube, and 3mm spacer.
6. Repeat step 5 on right side of necklace.
7. Bring strands together, string mother of pearl 8mm, and form an overhand knot.
8. Left side strand, move down a tad, form overhand knot, string rhodonite, and form an overhand knot. Trim end and fray.
9. Repeat step 8 on right side strand.
10. Dangles By Pendant – Cut 3 lengths of 16” cording.
11. Bring strands together, find top of pendant, center strands, and form a simple knot.
12. Left side – Using 3 strands, string unakite on center strand, bring strands together, form an overhand knot.
13. Repeat step 12 for the following beads: silver rondelle, and amber 8mm. Trim end to desired length and fray.
14. Repeat steps 12-13 on right side strands.

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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.