Single-Strand Necklace and Bracelet Set with Swarovski Crystal, Czech Fire-Polished Glass Beads and Glass Drops

Necklace

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters, cut the following:
  • Two 16-inch lengths of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire
  • One 4-inch, one 2-1/2 inch and one 1-inch length of silver-plated flat round chain
STEP 2
Using round-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open one silver-plated 9mm round jumpring and pass it through one glass 27x18mm leaf drop. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach a jumpring to a total of two glass 27x18mm leaf drops. (Set aside.)

Repeat to attach glass leaf drop and the last link of chain using a jumpring for each of the three remaining chains.

Open one jumpring and pass it through the first link on each of the lengths of chain. Close the jumpring.

Add a jumpring to both portions of the clasp and set aside.
STEP 3
String on to one 16-inch lenth of beading wire one crimp bead and the jumpring on one glass leaf drop. Pass the wire back through the crimp bead pulling the wire snug against the jumpring. 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 stardust crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.
STEP 4
String the following beads onto the straight end of the wire:
  • Nine Swarovski mystic black 8mm round pearl beads
  • Two Swarovski jet AB 3mm bicone beads
Use a Bead Stopper™ and set aside the first length of wire.

Repeat Step 4.

String the following beads onto the second length of wire:
  • Nine Czech glass jet 8mm cathedral beads
  • Two Swarovski jet AB 3mm bicone beads
STEP 5
Remove Bead Stopper from first wire then pass both wires through one crimp bead and pull wire tight against the bicone beads. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite) inside the crimp (optional). Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp bead.
STEP 6
Continue stringing onto both wires the following:
  • The jumpring attached to the first links on the lengths of chain
  • One silver-plated 10x15mm leaf style bead cap
  • One silver-plated and rhinestone 32x15mm cylinder bead
  • One silver-plated 10x15mm leaf style bead cap
  • One Swarovski jet 6mm rondelle bead
STEP 7
Separate the wires and string on one wire the following:
  • Three Swarovski jet AB 3mm bicone beads
  • Twenty-eight Czech glass jet 8mm cathedral beads
  • One crimp bead
  • The loop on the box portion of the clasp
Pass the wire back through the crimp bead pulling the wire snug against the jumpring. 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 stardust crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.
STEP 8
String onto the second wire the following:
  • Five Swarovski mystic black 8mm round pearl beads
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal 8mm rondelle bead
  • Three Czech glass jet 8mm cathedral beads
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski crystal 8mm rondelle bead
  • Twenty Swarovski mystic black 8mm round pearl beads
  • One crimp bead
  • The jumpring on the tab portion of the clasp
Pass the wire back through the crimp bead pulling the wire snug against the jumpring. 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 stardust crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.

Bracelet

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters, cut one 8-inch length of beading wire.
STEP 2
String on to the beading wire one gold-filled 2x2mm crimp bead and loop on the bar portion of the silver-plated toggle 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 onto the wire 22 Czech glass 8mm jet cathedral beads.
STEP 4
Repeat Step 2 to attach the wire to the loop on the ring portion of the toggle clasp.
STEP 5
String the following beads onto one silver-plated 2-inch headpin:
  • One Swarovski 8mm mystic black crystal pearl
  • One silver-plated and Swarovski 8mm crystal rondelles
  • One Swarovski 6mm mystic black crystal pearl
Using round-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers and flush-cutters, form a loop on the end of the wire above the 6mm crystal pearl leaving the excess wire. Pass the loop through ring portion of the clasp. Finish the wire with a wrapped loop.

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