Multi-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Metal Beads and Swarovski Crystal

STEP 1
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and bent-nose pliers, open a 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the first hole on the slide portion of the 5-strand clasp. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach a 4mm jumpring to each of the holes on slide portion and insert portion of the 5-strand bar clasp.
STEP 2
Using flush-cutters, cut a 17-inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire. String onto the wire: one crimp tube, a silver-plated Accu-Guard™ and the first jumpring on the slide portion of the 5-strand clasp. Pass the wire back through the crimp tube, leaving one end of the wire approximately 1 inch long. Pull the crimp tight against the Accu-Guard. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite®) inside the crimp (optional).

Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp tube. Using flush-cutters, trim the excess wire from the short end. Place a crimp cover over the crimp tube then gently close it.
STEP 3
String onto the beading wire the following:
  • Ten sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one silver-finished 2.5mm round bead
  • Eight sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one silver-finished 3mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one silver-finished 4mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (first hole)
  • One silver-finished 6mm round bead
  • Five sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one silver-finished 6mm round bead
  • Two sets of one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead and one silver-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • One Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bar (first hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bar (first hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Two sets of one silver-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Five sets of one silver-finished 6mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-finished 6mm round bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (first hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Seven sets of and silver-finished 4mm round bead one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Eight sets of one silver-finished 3mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Ten sets of one silver-finished 2.5mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
STEP 4
Place one crimp tube onto the beading wire after bead. String on one crimp tube, a silver-plated Accu-Guard and the first jumpring on the insert portion of the 5-strand clasp. Pass the wire back through the crimp tube, pulling the wire tight against the last bead. Make sure there is no slack along the length of the necklace. Place a small amount of gel adhesive inside the crimp (optional).

Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp tube. Using flush-cutters, trim excess wire from the end. Place a crimp cover over the crimp tube then gently close it.

Second Strand

STEP 5
Repeat Step 2 to attach a 19-inch length of beading wire to the second jumpring on the slide portion of the 5-strand clasp.
STEP 6
String onto the beading wire the following:
  • Ten sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gunmetal-finished 2.5mm round bead
  • Eight sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gunmetal-finished 3mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gunmetal-finished 4mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer (second hole)
  • One gunmetal-finished 6mm round bead
  • Six sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gunmetal-finished 6mm round bead
  • Two sets of one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead and one gunmetal-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Two Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (first hole)
  • One Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bar (third hole from the left side spacer bar from strand one)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One gunmetal-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bar (third hole from the right side spacer bar from strand one)
  • Two Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (first hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Two sets of one gunmetal-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Six sets of one gunmetal-finished 6mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One gunmetal-finished 6mm round bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (second hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Seven sets of and gunmetal-finished 4mm round bead one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Eight sets of one gunmetal-finished 3mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Ten sets of one gunmetal-finished 2.5mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
STEP 7
Repeat Step 4 to attach the end of the beading wire to the second jumpring on the insert portion of the 5-strand clasp.

Third Strand

STEP 8
Repeat Step 2 to attach a 21-inch length of beading wire to the third jumpring on the slide portion of the 5-strand bar clasp.
STEP 9
String onto the beading wire the following:
  • Ten sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued copper-finished 2.5mm round bead
  • Eight sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued copper-finished 3mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued copper-finished 4mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (third hole)
  • One antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Three Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (first hole)
  • Two Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bar (third hole from the left side spacer bar from strand two)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Two antiqued copper-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Two Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bar (third hole from the right side spacer bar from strand two)
  • Three Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (first hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Two sets of one antiqued copper-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Seven sets of one antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (third hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Seven sets of and antiqued copper-finished 4mm round bead one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Eight sets of one antiqued copper-finished 3mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Ten sets of one antiqued copper-finished 2.5mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
STEP 10
Repeat Step 4 to attach the end of the beading wire to the third jumpring on the insert portion of the 5-strand clasp.

Fourth Strand

STEP 11
Repeat Step 2 to attach a 21-inch length of beading wire to the fourth jumpring on the slide portion of the 5-strand bar clasp.
STEP 12
String onto the beading wire the following:
  • Ten sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued brass-finished 2.5mm round bead
  • Eight sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued brass-finished 3mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued brass-finished 4mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (fourth hole)
  • One antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead
  • Eight sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one antiqued brass-finished 6mm round bead
  • Two sets of one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead and one antiqued brass-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Four Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (first hole)
  • Three Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (third hole from the left side spacer bar from strand three)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One antiqued brass-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • One antiqued brass-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • One antiqued brass-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Three Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (third hole from the right side spacer bar from strand three)
  • Four Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (first hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Two sets of one antiqued brass-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Eight sets of one antiqued brass-finished 6mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One antiqued brass-finished 6mm round bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (fourth hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Seven sets of and antiqued brass-finished 4mm round bead one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Eight sets of one antiqued brass-finished 3mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Ten sets of one antiqued brass-finished 2.5mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
STEP 13
Repeat Step 4 to attach the end of the beading wire to the fourth jumpring on the insert portion of the 5-strand clasp.

Fifth Strand

STEP 14
Repeat Step 2 to attach a 21-inch length of beading wire to the fifth jumpring on the slide portion of the 5-strand clasp.
STEP 15
String onto the beading wire the following:
  • Ten sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gold-finished 2.5mm round bead
  • Eight sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gold-finished 3mm round bead
  • Seven sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gold-finished 4mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (fifth hole)
  • One antiqued copper-finished 6mm round bead
  • Ten sets of one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one gold-finished 6mm round bead
  • Two sets of one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead and one gold-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Four Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (third hole from the left side spacer bar from strand four)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Four sets of one gold-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • One gold-finished 8mm round bead
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Four Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (third hole from the right side spacer bar from strand four)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Two sets of one gold-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead
  • Ten sets of one gold-finished 6mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • One antiqued gold-finished 6mm round bead
  • One silver-plated 35x3mm 5-strand spacer bar (fifth hole)
  • One Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Seven sets of and gold-finished 4mm round bead one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Eight sets of one gold-finished 3mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
  • Ten sets of one gold-finished 2.5mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead
STEP 16
Repeat Step 4 to attach the end of the beading wire to the fifth jumpring on the insert portion of the 5-strand clasp.

Earrings

STEP 1
String one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead, three Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars (center hole) and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead onto a 2.5-inch headpin. Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, round-nose pliers and flush-cutters, form a wrapped loop (three wraps) on the straight end of the headpin.

String one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead onto a 2.5-inch headpin. Pass the headpin through the first hole on the Swarovski emerald and gold-plated 17.5x2.5mm 3-strand spacer bars in the opposite direction wrapped link on the center hole. String one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead onto the headpin and finish the straight end of the headpin with a wrapped loop (three wraps). Repeat to attach a wrapped loop on the third hole of the spacer bars.

Repeat to create a second emerald spacer bar beading link.
STEP 2
String one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead, one gold-finished 8mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 4mm bicone bead onto an eyepin. Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, round-nose pliers and flush-cutters, form a simple loop on the straight end of the eyepin. Repeat to create two gold-finished 8mm round beading links.

Repeat to create the following:
  • Two antiqued brass-finished 6mm round beading links using one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead, one antiqued brass-finished 6mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one 1-inch eyepin
  • Two antiqued copper-finished 4mm round beading links using one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead, one antiqued copper-finished 4mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one 1-inch eyepin
  • Two gunmetal-finished 3mm round beading links using one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead, one gunmetal-finished 3mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one 1-inch eyepin
  • Two silver-finished 2.5mm round bead drops using one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead, one silver-finished 2.5mm round bead and one Swarovski light Siam 3mm bicone bead and one 1-inch headpin
STEP 3
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and bent-nose pliers, open the loop on an earwire. Pass it through the wrapped loop (center hole) on a Swarovski emerald and gold-plated spacer bar beading link. Close the loop.
STEP 4
Open the top loop on a gold-finished 8mm round beading link. Pass it through the first loop on the bottom of the Swarovski emerald and gold-plated spacer bar beading link. Close the loop.

Continue to attach the components in the following order:
  • One antiqued brass-finished 6mm round beading link
  • One antiqued copper-finished 4mm round beading link
  • One gunmetal-finished 3mm round beading link
  • One silver-finished 2.5mm round bead drop
Repeat to attach the same components to the second loop on the bottom of the Swarovski emerald and gold-plated spacer bar beading link.
STEP 5
Repeat Steps 3 and 4 to create the second earring.

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