Trés Chic DIY Necklace

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


Materials:
01   Bead Gallery® quartz crystal rhinestone pendant (13805)
06    Bead Gallery® natural dumortierite 8mm round (blue) (17278)
02    Bead Gallery® natural dumortierite 4mm round (blue) (17276)
05   Bead Gallery® magenta dyed agate polished 8mm round (17275)
12   Bead Gallery® crystal & silver tone rhinestone ball 12mm (17340)
12   Bead Gallery® crystal & silver tone rhinestone ball 10mm (17339)
10   Bead Gallery® crystal & silver tone rhinestone ball 8mm (17338)
08” silver tone 18g wire
90” silver tone 24g wire
04  silver tone head pins

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

Time – 1 to 1 ½ hours depending on skill level

Instructions:

1. Center piece - Remove bale from pendant.
2. Using 8” of 18g wire, form a wrapped loop, string magenta 8mm, blue 8mm, rhinestone ball 10mm, blue 4mm, pendant, make a slight bend, blue 4mm, rhinestone ball 10mm, blue 8mm, magenta 8mm and form a wrapped loop.
3. Bend pendant into a “V” shape.
4. Necklace – Connection 1 - Using 2 ½” of 24g wire, form partial wrap, connect to centerpiece, and complete wrapped loop. String 12mm rhinestone ball and complete wrapped loop.
5. We are connecting the loops as we go… Repeat these general instructions for the rest of necklace until the last connection. Using 2 ½” of wire, form partial wrapped loop, connect to previous loop and complete wrapped loop. String bead, and form a wrapped loop. Beads are in the following order – 5 rhinestone balls 12mm, 5 rhinestone balls 10mm, 5 rhinestone balls 8mm, 3 magenta 8mm, 5 rhinestone balls 8mm, 5 rhinestone balls 10mm, and 5 rhinestone balls 12mm.
6. Connection – Using 2 ½” of wire, form a partial wrap, connect to previous loop and complete wrapped loop. String 12mm rhinestone ball, form a partial wrap, connect to other side of centerpiece and complete wrapped loop.
7. Using head pin, string blue 8mm and form a partial loop. Connect loop to left side of magenta wrap and complete wrapped loop. Repeat 2 times.

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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