Home

Topics: Knotted Necklace Sizing

Q.
What size necklace will a 16-inch strand of beads make when knotted?
- Nicole, GA
A.
Here is an estimation guide where a knot equals 1mm.

Bead Size Strand Length/Number of Beads
4mm 16-inch strand, 102 beads, knotted makes 20-inch long necklace
6mm 16-inch strand, 68 beads, knotted makes 18-3/4 inch long necklace
8mm 16-inch strand, 51 beads, knotted makes 18-inch long necklace

- Marlynn McNutt, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®

Materials Resources

Recommended Just for You


Sign Up for Email Specials and Beading News
Sign Up
for Email Specials and Beading News