Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Enamel and Silver-Finished "Pewter" Charm, Celestial Crystal® Beads and Drops and Silver-Plated Brass Drops
-- Designer --
Esther, Jewelry Production Specialist, Marketing Content Development Group, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®To learn more about Esther Pollock, read her jewelry artist success story here
: : : Materials : : :
- Bead, Czech fire-polished glass, ruby red, 4mm faceted round (1 bead)
- Bead, Celestial Crystal, glass, clear AB, 4mm faceted round (3 beads)
- Bead, Celestial Crystal, glass, red, 15x10mm faceted teardrop (3 beads)
- Drop, Celestial Crystal, glass, blue, 8x6mm faceted teardrop (5 drops)
- Drop, Celestial Crystal, glass, red, 8x6mm faceted teardrop (3 drops)
- Drop, silver-plated brass, 15mm flat round (3 drops)
- Charm, enamel and silver-finished ''pewter'' (zinc-based alloy), red / white / blue, 20x17mm single-sided heart with American flag design (1 charm)
- Jumpring, silver-plated brass, 4mm round, 20 gauge (18 jumprings)
- Headpin, silver-plated brass, 1-inch, 21 gauge (6 headpins)
- Earwire, silver-plated brass, 19mm plain leverback with loop (2 earwires)
- Clasp, toggle, silver-plated ''pewter'' (zinc-based alloy), 10mm twisted round (1 clasp)
- Chain, silver-finished steel, 2.2mm cable
- Wire, Zebra Wire, silver-finished copper, round, 24 gauge
- Pliers, flush-cutter
- Pliers, round-nose
- Pliers, chain-nose
- Pliers, flat-nose
Repeat to cut five 3-1/2 inch lengths of silver-finished copper 24-gauge Zebra Wire™.
Repeat to create a Czech fire-polished glass ruby red 4mm round bead drop.
Repeat to create three blue 8x6mm teardrop briolette wrapped loop drops.
Repeat to create one red 15x10mm teardrop briolette wrapped loop drop.
Repeat to attach the ring portion of the toggle clasp to the first link on the second 9-inch length of chain.
Repeat to cut six 3-1/2 inch lengths of silver 24-gauge Zebra Wire.
Repeat to create a total of four clear AB 4mm round beading drops.
Repeat to create a second red 8x6mmm teardrop glass drop.
Repeat to create a total of two blue 8x6mm teardrop glass drops.
Repeat to create a total of two red 15x10mm teardrop glass drops.
Repeat to punch a second silver-plated 15mm flat round drop.
Repeat Steps 5 - 9 to create a second earring.
: : : Additional Resources : : :
- ''How to make a Briolette Wrapped Loop'' how-to video and instructions
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