Bracelet with Opal Gemstone Beads and Silver-Finished Brass Chain

STEP 1
String onto a 1-inch silver eyepin, one of the ''opal'' beads. Form a simple loop above the bead to create a double-loop beading link.
STEP 2
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, open one of the loops and pass it through a loop on a 17x13mm silver open round link, working from within the inside of the open circle. Close the loop. Attach the other simple loop through the other loop of the silver open round link.
STEP 3
Repeat Steps 1 and 2 to create six ''opal''-in-silver beading links.
STEP 4
Using side-cutting pliers, cut ten 2-1/2 inch lengths of chain.

Attaching the Clasp

STEP 5
Using two pairs of chain-nose pliers, open a 4mm jumpring and pass it through the loop on the springring clasp. Close the jumpring.
STEP 6
Using two pairs of chain-nose pliers, open a 5mm jumpring and pass it through the 4mm jumpring attached to the clasp, the last link of one end of one 2-1/2 inch length of chain and the loop of an ''opal''-in-silver beading link. Close the jumpring.
STEP 7
Open a 5mm jumpring and pass it through the other loop of the ''opal''-in-silver beading link, the last link on the end of a 2-1/2 inch length of chain and one loop of a silver swirl link. Close the jumpring.
STEP 8
Open a 5mm jumpring and pass it through the second loop of the silver swirl link, the last link of the 2-1/2 inch length of chain from Step 5, the last link of another 2-1/2 length of chain and the loop of an ''opal''-in-silver beading link. Close the jumpring.
STEP 9
Open a 5mm jumpring and pass it through the other side of the ''opal''-in-silver beading link, the last link on the other end of the 2-1/2 inch length of chain from Step 6, the end of another 2-1/2 inch length of chain, and a loop on one silver swirl link. Close the jumpring.
STEP 10
Repeat Steps 8 and 9 until the fifth silver swirl link has been attached.
STEP 11
Open a 5mm jumpring and pass it through the second loop of the last silver swirl link, the last link on the other end of the second to last 2-1/2 inch length of chain and the loop of the last ''opal''-in-silver beading link. Close the jumpring.
STEP 12
Open a 5mm jumpring and pass it through the other side of the ''opal''-in-silver beading link, the last link on the other end of the last 2-1/2-inch length of chain and another 5mm jumpring. Close the jumpring.
STEP 13
Attach three additional jumprings to form a chain to finish the bracelet.

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