The Tides DIY Necklace

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

Learn how to make the Tides 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

01      Bead Gallery® Philippine abalone shell lentil 25-26mm (17105)
04      Bead Gallery® Philippine abalone mosaic 20mm (18195)
11      Bead Gallery® abalone shell lentil 10mm (15182)
20      Bead Gallery® abalone shell rectangle (15183)
01      Bead Gallery® abalone shell loop 18mm beads (15184)
157” Black 3-ply waxed linen cording

Tools:
Beadalon classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)
Beadalon slim line round nose pliers

Time: Less than an hour

Level Of Difficulty: Advanced

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Pendant - Cut 37” of cording.
2. String center of abalone loop.
3. Wrap cording around loop 6 times, bring cording together and form an overhand knot.
4. Separate strands, Move down a tad, form an overhand knot, string 10mm lentil, and form an overhand knot.
5. Trim end and fray.
6. Repeat steps 4-5 on other 3 strands.
7. Necklace – Left side – Cut 2 lengths of 60” cording.
8. Bring cords together, string pendant abalone loop to center of cords, bring cords together and form an overhand knot.
9. Separate strands, bring center 2 cords together, string abalone 20mm, bring all 4 strands together, and form an overhand knot.
10. Repeat step 9 replacing abalone 20mm with the following beads: abalone lentil 10mm, abalone 20mm, abalone lentil 10mm, and abalone shell rectangle (repeat 10 times.)
11. Right side - Repeat steps 9-10 on right side of necklace.
12. Bring strands together and form an overhand knot.
13. Separate strands – Dangle 1 – Using 3 strands, form an overhand knot, separate strands, string abalone lentil 10mm on center strand, bring strands together, and form an overhand knot.
14. Trim and fray ends.
15. Dangle 2 - Repeat steps 13-14 on 2nd 3 strands.
16. Dangle 3 – Using 2 strands, form an overhand knot, separate strands, string abalone lentil 10mm on a strand, bring strands together, and form an overhand knot.
17. Trim and fray ends.


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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.