Wander wire bracelets

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

Learn how to make these Wander Wire Bracelets by designer Dense 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 Halcraft Collection.

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BEADS & JEWELRY MAKING SUPPLIES REQUIRED

07   Bead Gallery® honey amber opal translucent Czech glass fire polished faceted round
         4mm (15363)
08   Bead Gallery® sapphire transparent Czech glass fire polished faceted round 4mm
         (15371)
09   Bead Gallery® aqua Czech glass fire polished faceted round 3mm (15462)
09   Bead Gallery® Siam Czech glass fire polished faceted round 3mm (15584)
48” antique brass tone 26g wire
11” antique brass tone 18g wire
04   antique brass tone 6mm jump rings
04   antique brass tone lobster clasp
16” antique brass tone small link chain

Tools:
Wire nippers
2 – Chain nose pliers
Euro Tool EuroPunch Jewelry Pliers, round, 1.25mm Hole
Chasing hammer
Small steel bench block

Level of difficulty (Advanced)

Tip: After wrapping wire, push wire loops together with thumb before adding the next bead.

Time – 1 ½ hours

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

The instructions below are to be used on each bracelet. Replace beads as desired.

Forming Bracelet Base
1. Cut 2 ¾” of 18g wire.
2. Using fingers, straighten wire.
3. Place wire on bench block and gently hammer. Flip wire over and gently hammer. Repeat until the wire has hardened.
4. Using more force, hammer end of wire until wire is flat (only on end of wire.)
5. Repeat step 4 on other side of wire.
6. Using punch pliers, find center on the end of wire and punch a hole. Repeat on other side of wire.
Wire Wrapping Beads
7. Cut 12” of 26g wire.
8. Starting ½” from left end of base wire, coil 26g wire around base 3 times.
9. String bead, position on top of base wire, and coil wire around base 3 times.
10. Repeat step 9 until you are ½” away from right end of base wire.
Connection of Bracelet
11. Cut 2 lengths of 2” chain.
12. Open end of chain and connect to left side of bracelet.
13. Repeat step 12 on right side of bracelet.
14. Open end of right chain and attach lobster clasp.
15. Attach 6mm jump ring to left end of chain.

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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.