Summer stones diy necklace

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

 
Materials:
02   Bead Gallery® semi-precious natural apatite 10mm round (13213)
03   Bead Gallery® semi-precious light blue dyed Imperial jasper oval (13255)
02   Bead Gallery® semi-precious natural boulder agate oval (13580)
01   Bead Gallery® semi-precious howlite dyed turquoise oval slab (17097)
14” Bead Gallery® dyed sued cording 3mm soft brown (15059)
10” silver tone 20g silver tone wire
28” silver tone 24g silver tone wire
07   silver tone 2” eye head pin
01   silver tone 4mm jump ring
01   silver tone 5mm jump ring
01   silver tone 15mm jump ring
01   silver tone lobster clasp

Tools:
Wire nippers
Super glue
2 – Chain nose pliers
Round nose pliers

Level of difficulty (Beginner)

Time – 45 minutes

Instructions:

1. Cut 10” of 20g wire.
2. Form a wrapped loop, string 3 howlite slabs and form a wrapped loop.
3. Bend wires up.
4. Using 2” eye pin, string boulder agate oval and form a simple loop. Repeat 1 time.
5. Attach boulder agate to each side of centerpiece.
6. Using 2” eye pin, string howlite oval and form a simple loop. Repeat 1 time.
7. Attach howlite oval to boulder agate on each side of necklace.
8. Using 2” eye pin, string 10mm apatite and form a large simple loop. Repeat 1 time.
9. Attach apatite small loop to howlite oval on each side of necklace.
10. Cut 2 lengths of 4 ½” of suede cording.
11. String suede through large loop, make a slight bend, dab with super glue and attach to other side of suede.
12. Cut 7” of 24g wire. Wrap wire around base of leather 7 times.
13. Repeat steps 11-12 on other side of necklace.
14. Attach 5mm jump ring to 15mm jump ring.
15. Left side – String leather through 5mm jump ring, make a slight bend, dab with super glue and attach to other side of suede.
16. Cut 7” of 24g wire. Wrap wire around base of leather 7 times.
17. Right side – String lobster clasp through leather, make a slight bend, dab with super glue and attach to other side of suede.
18. Cut 7” of 24g wire. Wrap wire around base of leather 7 times.
19. Using 2” eye pin, string howlite oval and form a simple loop.
20. Cut 5” of sued cording.
21. Fold cording in half, pass through bottom wire loop, pass both cords through sued loop, pull tight and trim end.
22. Using 4mm jump ring, connect dangle to 15mm jump ring.

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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