Rip Tide Necklace

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore

Learn how to make this Rip Tide 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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37 Bead Gallery® Natural mother of pearl shell nugget rondelle 9-16mm
beads (15643A)
26 Bead Gallery® freshwater pearls potato 7x8mm beads (15843A)
13 Bead Gallery® silver tone plated brass eye pins .6x35mm (12957)
01 Bead Gallery® silver tone plated brass head pins .6x40mm (12959)
01 silver tone 6mm jump rings (12961)
.5 Loop Beadalon® memory wire, flat, necklace, silver plated (347B-170)
01 Bead Gallery® lobster clasp 10mm (14650)

Beadalon® memory wire finishing pliers (201A-250)
Beadalon® 2 - slim line chain nose pliers (201A-011)
Classic memory wire shears (JTMEMCUT2)

Level of difficulty (Intermediate to Advanced)

Time – Less than 1 hour 

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Centerpiece - Using memory wire cutters, cut ½ of a loop of memory wire.
2. Using memory wire finishing pliers, form simple loop.
3. Slide 34 mother of pearl nuggets.
4. Trim end of wire and form a simple loop. Set aside.
5. Pearl Chain – Using eye pin, string pearl and form a simple loop.
6. Repeat step 5 – 22 times chaining the loops together as you go.
7. Connect to left side of necklace.
8. Repeat steps 5-6 and connect to right side of necklace.
9. Attach lobster clasp to right side of necklace.
10. Using a head pin, string 3 mother of pearl nuggets and form a simple loop.
11. Using 6mm jump ring, attach mother of pearl dangle to left side of necklace.

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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.