Syrah DIY Necklace

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


Materials:
04     Bead Gallery® Amethyst Nugget (16692)
04     Bead Gallery® Amethyst nugget top drilled (16693)
02     Bead Gallery® Amethyst faceted (16691)
10     Bead Gallery® pink dyed agate round 8mm (16682)
02     Bead Gallery® pink dyed agate oval (16684)
01     Bead Gallery® purple dyed agate top hole slice (16697)
06     Bead Gallery® chevron amethyst round 12 (13217)
180” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording
01     silver tone 15mm jump ring
01     silver tone large lobster clasp

Tools:
Wire nippers
2 Chain nose pliers
Super glue
Clip Board or Macramé Board
Large document clip

Level of difficulty (Advanced)

Time – 1 to 2 hours depending on skill level

Instructions:

1.     Cut 3 lengths of 60” cording.
2.    Bring all 3 strands together and string agate slice to center of cords.
3.    Form an overhand knot on each side of slice.
4.    Left side – Separate strands, string top-hole amethyst nugget on center strand. Bring strands together and form an overhand knot.
5.    Repeat step 4.
6.    Place necklace under top clip on clipboard.
7.    Separate strands and string beads on center strand in the following order: pink oval, chevron amethyst, amethyst nugget, pink 8mm x 3, chevron amethyst, amethyst nugget, pink 8mm, chevron amethyst, faceted amethyst and pink 8mm.
8.    Place the center strand holding the beads on the clipboard.
9.    Move up pink oval and form 2 square knots.
10.    Move up chevron amethyst and form 2 square knots.
11.    Move up amethyst nugget and form 2 square knots,
12.    Move up pink 8mm and form 2 square knots.
13.    Repeat step 12 twice.
14.    Repeat step 10.
15.    Repeat step 11.
16.    Repeat step 12.
17.    Repeat step 10.
18.    Move up amethyst faceted and form 2 square knots.
19.    Repeat step 12.
20.    String 15mm jump ring and form 2 knots.
21.    Trim cording and dab knot with super glue.
22.    Repeat steps 6 and 8-19 on right side of necklace.
23.    String lobster clasp and form a knot on each side of loop.
24.    Trim cording and dab knot with super glue.

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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