Multi-Strand Necklace with Lampworked Glass Focal and Knit Copper Wire

STEP 1
Using side-cutting pliers, cut the following lengths of wire:
  • One 20-inch length of copper-plated knit wire
  • One 20-inch length of gold-plated knit wire
  • One 20-inch length of silver-plated knit wire
  • One 20-inch length of black knit wire
STEP 2
Insert a drop of glue into the wire tip, and then press one end of the copper-plated knit wire into the wire tip. Repeat to attach a wire tip to both ends of all four pieces of knit wire.
STEP 3
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open a 7mm jumpring. Pass it through the first wire tip attached to the one end of the copper-plated knit wire. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach a 7mm jumpring to the wire tips on both ends of all four pieces of knit wire.

Repeat to attach a 7mm jumpring to the loop on the first half of the clasp. Attach a 7mm jumpring to the second half of the clasp.
STEP 4
Pass the copper-plated knit wire through the loop on the glass focal piece. Repeat to pass the gold-plated, silver-plated and black wires through the loop on the glass focal piece.
STEP 5
Open a 7mm jumpring. Pass it through the jumpring on one half of the clasp, the jumping attached to one end of the black knit wire and the jumpring attached to one end of the gold-plated knit wire. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach the black and the gold-plated knit wire to the jumpring on the second half of the clasp.
STEP 6
Open a 7mm jumpring. Pass it through the jumpring on one half of the clasp, the jumping attached to one end of the copper-plated knit wire and the jumpring attached to one end of the silver-plated knit wire. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach the copper-plated and the silver-plated knit wire to the jumpring on the second half of the clasp.

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