Moonlight Necklace

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

Learn how to make this Moonlight 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

23 Bead Gallery® Fresh water pearl oval rice 7.5x9-10mm
(medium) (17859A)
48 Bead Gallery® fresh water pearl oval potato 6x8-9mm (17857A)
06 Bead Gallery® fresh water pearl oval rice small 5x7-9mm (17861A)
01 Bead Gallery® fresh water pearl oval rice 10x11mm (large) (17532A)
01 Bead Gallery® amber dyed natural shell loop 36mm (17088A)
01 Bead Gallery® abalone natural shell round lentil top hole 20mm
(17009A)
01 Bead Gallery® black lip shell on resin round 50mm pendant
(14857A)
02 Bead Gallery® silver tone plated brass eye pins (12958)
01 Bead Gallery® silver tone jump ring 6mm (12961)
04 Bead Gallery® .925 silver basic ball head pin (17044)
01 Bead Gallery® silver tone plated brass head pin (12959)
58” 3-ply brown waxed linen cording

Tools:
Beadalon classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)
Beadalon slim line round nose pliers (201A-014)
Beadalon 2 slim line chain nose pliers (201A-011)

Time: Less than 1 hour

Level Of Difficulty: Advanced
 

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Pendant – Using eye pin, string large pearl and form a simple loop.
2. Remove bail from shell pendant and connect to bottom of large pearl loop.
3. Using beaded head pin, string small rice pearl and form a simple loop. Repeat 3 times.
4. Using 6mm jump ring attach 4 small pearl dangles to bottom loop of large pearl.
5. Using 6mm jump ring, attach shell charm to 6mm jump ring from step 4.
6. Using head pin, string medium pearl, pass through center hole of shell lentil upward and form a simple loop.
7. Attach lentil dangle to 6mm jump ring from step 4.
8. Necklace – Cut 58” of cording.
9. Form an overhand knot at the center of cord.
10. String medium pearl and form an overhand knot.
11. Slide pendant onto strand.
12. String medium pearl and form an overhand knot.
13. Left side of necklace – String medium pearl and form an overhand knot. Repeat 9 times.
14. String potato pearl and form and overhand knot. Repeat 23 times.
15. Right side of necklace – Repeat steps 13-14 on right side of necklace.
16. Closure – Bring both strands together and form an overhand knot.
17. Separate strands – Strand 1 – Move down a tad, form an overhand knot, string small rice pearl, and form an overhand knot.
18. Trim end of strands and fray.
19. Repeat steps 17-18 on other strand. 

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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.