Single-Strand Necklace, Bracelet and Earring Set with Black Onyx Gemstone Beads and Swarovski Crystal


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Join in on the current ladder-style jewelry craze with this three-piece jewelry set that’s right on trend and makes a dramatic statement. The ladder pattern created by horizontally stacking Swarovski crystal column beads is visually pleasing and makes a stunning ...

Necklace

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters, cut one 22-inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.
STEP 2
String on one silver-plated 2x1.5mm crimp bead and the loop on the hook portion of the silver-finished filigree oval box clasp. Pass the wire back through the crimp bead pulling the wire snug against the loop. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite®) inside the crimp (optional). Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp bead. Using flush-cutters, trim the excess wire from the short end. Place a silver-plated 4mm crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.
STEP 3
String the following beads onto the beading wire:
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • Twenty-eight black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead

  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • Eleven black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
The first hole on the following beads and components:
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
STEP 4
Pass the wire across the bottom of the last spacer bar and back up through the second hole of the following components:
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • Thirty-nine black onyx 8mm round beads
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
STEP 5
Repeat Step 2 to attach the second half of the necklace to the oval portion of the box clasp.

Bracelet

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters, cut two 9-inch lengths of Accu-Flex beading wire.
STEP 2
String on one silver-plated 2x1.5mm crimp bead and the attached loop on the box portion of the 12x9mm silver-finished filigree oval box clasp. Pass the wire back through the crimp bead pulling the wire snug against the loop. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite) inside the crimp (optional). Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp bead. Using flush-cutters, trim the excess wire from the short end. Place a silver-plated 4mm crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.
STEP 3
String the following beads and components onto the straight end of the wire:
  • One black onyx 8mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle
Repeat this pattern for a total of seven sets plus one additional black onyx 8mm round bead.
STEP 4
Continue stringing the first hole on the following components followed by one Swarovski jet AB 3mm bicone bead:
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column 19x5mm beads
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 2-column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
  • One Swarovski crystal AB 19x5mm column with two holes bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski jet 17.5mm spacer bar
STEP 5
Continue stringing the following:
  • One black onyx 8mm round bead and one silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle
Repeat for a total of five sets.
STEP 6
Continue to string the following:
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 8mm round bead
Repeat Step 2 to attach the straight end of the wire to the tab portion of the clasp.
STEP 7
Repeat Step 2 to attach a 9-inch length of wire to the second attached ring on the box portion of the clasp.
STEP 8
String the following beads onto the wire:
  • One black onyx 8mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
STEP 9
Continue stringing the following:
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead and one black onyx 8mm round bead.
Repeat for a total of five sets.
STEP 10
Repeat to string the second hole on the components from Step 5.
STEP 11
Continue stringing the following:
  • One black onyx 8mm round bead and one silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
Repeat for a total of seven sets plus one black onyx 8mm round bead.

Repeat Step 2 to attach the straight end of the wire to the tab portion of the clasp.

Earrings

STEP 1
String the following beads and components onto one silver-plated 3-inch headpin:
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • The first hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead (in the center of the Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead)
  • The second hole on one Swarovski crystal AB 12.5mm ring bead
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 4mm rondelle bead
  • One black onyx 4mm round bead
Using round-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, form a wrapped loop on the straight end of the wire creating a beading drop.

Open the loop on one silver-plated kidney earwire and pass it through the loop on the beading drop. Close the loop.
STEP 2
Repeat to create a second earring.

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