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Choker-Style Necklace with Swarovski Crystal

STEP 1
Cut two 19-inch lengths and one 23-inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.

Strand 1

STEP 2
String one of each of the following onto one end of one 19-inch length of beading wire:

  • Top hole of one spacer bar
  • One 4mm black diamond bicone
  • One 6mm jet rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm greige rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm jet rivoli pendant
  • One 4mm black diamond bicone
  • One 6x4mm crystal silver night rondelle
  • One 6mm crystal light grey pearl
  • One 6x4mm crystal silver night rondelle
  • One 6mm greige bicone
  • One 6mm crystal AB rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm jet rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm crystal AB rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm greige bicone
  • One 6mm dark grey pearl
  • One 4mm black diamond bicone
  • One 3mm platinum pearl
  • One 4mm black diamond bicone
  • One 6mm jet rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm greige rivoli pendant
  • One 6mm jet rivoli pendant
  • One 4mm black diamond bicone
  • One 6x4mm crystal silver night rondelle
  • One 6mm crystal light grey pearl
  • One 6x4mm crystal silver night rondelle
  • One 6mm crystal greige bicone
  • One 4mm crystal clear round
  • One 3mm platinum pearl
Pass the beading wire through the top hole of a 2nd spacer bar.

Repeat this pattern, stringing it in reverse, to create the next section of Strand 1. Center the beaded sections on the beading wire.
STEP 3
String onto the wire, the top hole of a spacer bar and one 4mm crystal clear round.
STEP 4
String the following pattern five times:
  • 6mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm platinum pearl
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 4mm platinum pearl
Continue to string one each of the following:
  • 6mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm platinum pearl
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 4mm crystal clear round
Place a Bead Stopper™ on the end of the beading wire.

Repeat Steps 3 and 4 on the opposite end of the beading wire to complete the stringing for this strand.

Strand 2

STEP 5
Pass the second 19-inch length of beading wire through the middle hole on the center spacer bar then string one of each of the following:
  • 4mm crystal clear round
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm crystal clear round
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm crystal clear round
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm crystal clear round
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm crystal clear round
String the beading wire through the middle hole of the next spacer bar.
STEP 6
String the following pattern four times:
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm crystal clear round
String one each of the following:
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 11/0 opaque black seed bead
Add a Bead Stopper to the end of the beading wire.

String the following pattern onto the opposite end of Strand 2 four times:
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm crystal clear round
String one 3mm dark grey pearl then pass the wire through the middle hole of the next spacer bar and string one 3mm dark grey pearl.
STEP 7
String the following pattern four times:
  • 4mm crystal clear round
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 2.5mm crystal AB bicone
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
String one each of the following:
  • 4mm crystal clear round
  • 3mm dark grey pearl
  • 11/0 opaque black seed bead.
Add one Bead Stopper to the end of the beading wire.

Strand 3

STEP 8
Pass the 23-inch length of beading wire through the bottom hole of the middle spacer bar.

String one each of the following onto the beading wire:
  • 3mm platinum pearl
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 4mm black diamond bicone
  • 3mm platinum pearl
  • 4mm black diamond bicone
  • 3mm platinum pearl
  • 4mm black diamond bicone
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 11x5.5 crystal AB teardrop pendant
  • 3mm crystal silver night bicone
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 4mm platinum pearl
  • 4x3mm crystal rondelle
  • 6x4mm crystal silver night rondelle
  • 10mm platinum pearl
String the bead pattern in reverse from the silver night rondelle to the 3mm platinum pearl.
STEP 9
Pass the beading wire through the bottom hole of the next spacer bar and string one 4mm black diamond bicone.

String the following pattern five times:
  • 6mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm platinum pearl
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 4mm platinum pearl
String one each of the following onto the beading wire:
  • 6mm dark grey pearl
  • 4mm platinum pearl
  • 3mm jet bicone
  • 4mm black diamond bicone
Add one Bead Stopper to the beading wire.

Repeat Step 8 and 9 on the other half of the beading wire.
STEP 10
Remove the bead stopper on one end of Strand 3, string on one crimp bead then pass the wire through the bottom loop on the box clasp. Pull tightly.

Note: Be sure to pull tightly before you crimp so all strands end up the correct length. Crimp the crimp bead. Trim any excess wire.

Repeat Step 10, crimping the same ends of Strand 1 and 2 to their respective loops on the clasp. Trim any excess wire.

Repeat crimping the other ends of all three strands to finish.

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