Two-Piece Necklace, Bracelet and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal, Czech Fire-Polished Glass Beads and Gunmetal-Plated Brass Beads Caps

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This Sleeping Beauty turquoise-inspired jewelry set is simply stunning. Sleeping Beauty turquoise is one of the mostly highly-prized turquoises in the world, famous for its intense, medium blue color (with little or no matrix). This bright, vivid ...

Necklace One

First Strand

STEP 1
Cut the following lengths of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire: one 20-inch length, one 22-inch length and one 24-inch length.
STEP 2
String onto the 20-inch length of beading wire: one crimp and the small loop, above the top loop, on the 3-loop side of one 16x7mm end bar.
STEP 3
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire to create a small loop leaving about 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end. Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 4
String onto the beading wire forty one sets of; one turquoise 8mm round pearl and one transparent gunmetal #11 seed bead. Continue to string one turquoise 8mm round pearl then repeat Steps 2 and 3 to secure the strand.

Second Strand

STEP 5
String onto the 22-inch length of beading wire: one crimp and the middle loop on the 3-loop side of the end bar then repeat Step 3.
STEP 6
String onto the beading wire:
  • Five transparent gunmetal #11 seed beads
  • One emerald green 10mm cathedral
  • Five transparent gunmetal #11 seed beads
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • One turquoise 8mm round pearl
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • One emerald green 10mm cathedral
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • One turquoise 8mm round pearl
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
Repeat this sequence to string a total of seven sets.
STEP 7
Continue to string the following:
  • Five silver-lined transparent gunmetal #11 seed beads
  • One emerald green 10mm cathedral
  • Five silver-lined transparent gunmetal #11 seed beads
  • One crimp
  • The middle loop on the second end bar
Repeat Step 3 to secure the strand.

Third Strand

STEP 8
String onto the 24-inch length of beading wire: one crimp and the small loop, below the bottom loop, on the 3-loop side of the end bar then repeat Step 3.
STEP 9
Repeat the sequence in Step 6 to string eight sets. Continue to string five transparent gunmetal #11 seed beads, the small loop, below the bottom loop, on the 3-loop side of the second end bar then repeat Step 3 to secure the strand.
STEP 10
Pass one 6mm jumpring through the single loop on the opposite side of the first end bar and two 6mm jumprings then close. Repeat to attach a second jumpring creating double jumprings.

Using 6mm double jumprings attach the swivel lobster claw clap to the last set of double jumprings.

Necklace Two

STEP 1
Cut one 21-inch length of beading wire.
STEP 2
String onto the beading wire one crimp and the loop on the abstract design lobster claw clasp. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the clasp leaving approximately 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end.

Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 3
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • One turquoise 12mm round pearl
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • One turquoise 12mm round pearl
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • Eleven turquoise 12mm round pearls
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • One turquoise 12mm round pearl
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap
  • One turquoise 12mm round pearl
STEP 4
Continue to string the following:
  • One turquoise 12mm round pearl
  • Repeat this sequence to string three sets:
    • One 15x5mm fancy round
    • One turquoise 16mm round pearl
    • One 15x5mm fancy round
    • One turquoise 12mm round pearl
STEP 5
Repeat the sequence in Step 3 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace.

Repeat Step 2 using one 7x4mm bail to secure the strand.

Bracelet

STEP 1
Cut one 21-inch length of beading wire.
STEP 2
String onto the beading wire one crimp and the loop on the abstract design lobster claw clasp. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the clasp leaving approximately 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end.

Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 3
String onto the beading wire: one 15x5mm fancy round, one turquoise 16mm round pearl and one 15x5mm fancy round. Repeat this sequence to string a total of ten sets.
STEP 4
Repeat Step 2 using one 7x4mm bail to secure the strand.
STEP 5
Pass one 6mm jumpring through the loop on the bail and one 29x11.5mm quatrefoil key charm then close.

Earrings

STEP 1
String the following onto one 2-inch headpin:
  • One turquoise 16mm pearl
  • One 8x4mm fancy round bead cap (facing away from the pearl)
  • One turquoise 8mm pearl
Form a wrapped loop creating a pearl drop.
STEP 2
Open the loop on one fishhook earwire. Pass the loop through the wrapped loop on the pearl drop then close.
STEP 3
Repeat Steps 1 and 2 to create a second earring.

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