Topics: Three Strand Bracelets
I'm making a three-strand bracelet. I'd like to keep each strand in its own row across the bracelet's length, but then connect them all to a one-strand clasp. How do I do this?
Here's how you can make a three-strand bracelet with a single-strand clasp:
|1. Use a jumpring to attach the single loop on a one-to-three connector to your single-strand clasp.
2. Use crimp tubes to attach a strand of Accu-Flex® beading wire to each of the three loops on the other side of the connector.
4. Connect the three strands to a second one-to-three connector.
|3. String approximately 1-inch of beads on each wire, and add a spacer bar to keep the strands from overlapping. Repeat, adding beads spaced by three to four bars along the length of the bracelet.
You can use bars that are barely noticeable, or incorporate more ornate bars into your overall design
When measuring strand length, remember to subtract the width of the connectors and clasp
5. Attach the connector to the second half of the clasp.
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