Ocean Gem DIY Necklace 

DESIGNED BY DENISE YEZBAK MOORE
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

 
Materials:
01 Bead Gallery® bleach Mother of Pearl oval 13x18mm (16819)
01 Bead Gallery® 46mm  shell flower pendant (16847)
52 Bead Gallery® bleached Mother of Pearl tube (15187)
46 Bead Gallery® bleached Mother of Pearl small oval (15189)
02 Bead Gallery® shell bead leaf (12927)
03 Bead Gallery® silver-plated rectangle 4 holes (12138)
10 Bead Gallery® silver-plated rondelle spacer (12150)
50” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording

Tools: Wire nippers
2 – Chain nose pliers

Level of difficulty (Beginner)
) Time – 45 minutes

Instructions:
1.    Remove bale from pendant.
2.    Cut 40” of cording,
3.    Fold cording in half, string center though pendant, pass strands through loop and form a lark’s head knot.
4.    Separate strands, string oval Mother of Pearl on 1 strand, bring strands together and form an overhand knot.
5.    Separate strands.
6.    Left side – String 2 Mother of Pearl tubes, (1st hole on rectangle, Mother of Pearl tube) repeat 1 time, 1st hole on rectangle, (small oval Mother of Pearl, rondelle) repeat 2 times, 10 small oval Mother of Pearls, rondelle, 10 small oval Mother of Pearls, rondelle and 22 Mother of Pearl tubes.
7.    Right side – Repeat steps 5-6 (string last hole on rectangle).
8.    Bring strands together and form 2 overhand knots.
9.    Separate strands, string Mother of pearl tube, form a simple knot, trim end of cording and fray.
10. Repeat step 9 on other side of necklace.
11. Cut 10” of cording.
12. Wrap cording around top of pendant and form a simple knot.
13. Separate cords, string leaf, form a simple knot, trim and fray ends.
14. Repeat step 13 on other cord.

Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan. Denise has been a senior designer here at Halcraft Collection for 9 years. She loves to create jewelry with a bohemian flair. She resides in Southern California and enjoys hearing from fellow beaders.



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