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Natural brass beads & findings:
BC60, CH30, CL30, EP1, F310, JR20
Faceted peridot art glass peaks through the intricate detail of the openwork flower filigree. Resting, upon a stream of beautiful aqua, olivine, peridot and sapphire glass beads.
STEP by STEPS
Step 1: String onto eye pins art glass beads, crystals & bead caps.
A: Trim the straight end of the eye pins so that approximately ¼ inch remains above the top bead or bead cap.
B: Using your fingers, hold, securely, all the beads and bead caps onto the eye pin. Use the rosary pliers to grip the straight end of the eye pin. Pull the eye pin toward you, bending it between 45 and 90 degrees.
C: Continue by turning the eye pin away from you until you’ve completed 1 revolution of a simple loop, achieving plenty of tension on the beads and/or bead caps.
Step 2: Assemble your necklace.
A: Using chain nose pliers, separate 12 various lengths of 7mm etched cable chain.
B:Using chain nose pliers, attach the sections of chain between each set of beaded links. (Allow beaded links to fall into a random design, they will not line up).
C: Using chain nose pliers, attach a 4.5mm jump ring to each end of the top opening of the filigree pendant, attach to necklace.
D: Attach a 4.5mm jump ring to a lobster clasp, using chain nose pliers attach the clasp to the end of necklace.
Techniques: Wrapping, Linking,
Materials: , Pearls/Crystals, Art glass/Faceted glass,