Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal and Antiqued Silver-Finished "Pewter" Charms and Focals

Necklace

STEP 1
Using a toothpick place a small amount of G-S Hypo cement in the center bezel on one antiqued silver-finished 35x30mm open clock face focal. Place one glass rhinestone light topaz 2.2-2.3mm round chaton into the bezel. Allow to dry completely.

Repeat to add one glass rhinestone light topaz 2.2-2.3mm round chaton to the center bezel of one antiqued silver-finished 30mm clock face with open gear wheel focal and one glass rhinestone light topaz 2.1-2.2mm round chaton to each outer bezel.
STEP 2
String onto one silver-plated 1-1/2 inch headpin one Swarovski crystal red magma 19x18x14mm skull. Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, round-nose pliers and flush-cutters form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a Swarovski crystal red magma 19x18x14mm skull drop.

Repeat to create two Swarovski crystal golden shadow 19x18x14mm skull drops and two Swarovski crystal red magma 14x13x10mm skull drops.
STEP 3
String the following onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin:
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 8mm round
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a Swarovski crystal red magma 8mm round link.

Repeat to create a total of ten a Swarovski crystal red magma 8mm round links.
STEP 4
String the following onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin:
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle link.

Repeat to create a total of twenty Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle links.
STEP 5
String the following onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin:
  • One silver-plated 3x1mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round
  • One silver-plated 3x1mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round link.

Repeat to create a total of twenty-eight Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round links.
STEP 6
String the following onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin:
  • The first hole in one antiqued silver-finished 11mm twisted rope round donut
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 4mm bicone
  • The second hole in the antiqued silver-finished 11mm twisted rope round donut
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a twisted rope round donut link.

Repeat to create a total of five twisted rope round donut links.
STEP 7
Connect the following components creating a Swarovski crystal red magma 19x18x14mm skull drop:
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 19x18x14mm skull drop
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 8mm round link
  • Two Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle links
  • One twisted rope round donut link
  • Two Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle links
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 8mm round link
Repeat to create two Swarovski crystal golden shadow 19x18x14mm skull drops and two Swarovski crystal red magma 14x13x10mm skull drops.
STEP 8
Connect the following components to create watch face drops:
  • Three sets of one watch face charm and one Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round
  • Two sets of one pocket watch charm and three Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • Two sets of one watch face charm and six Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • Two sets of one watch face focal, one silver-plated 5mm jumpring and two Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • Two sets of one watch face focal and two Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One set of one watch face focal and four Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
STEP 9
Using flush-cutters cut one 19-inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.
STEP 10
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and bent-nose pliers open one silver-plated 8x6mm jumpring. Pass the jumpring through the loop on one antiqued silver-finished 24x12mm lobster claw clasp. Close the jumpring.
STEP 11
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • One sterling silver 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard™ wire protector
  • The 8x6mm jumpring on the lobster claw clasp
STEP 12
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp bead. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the loop of the clasp leaving approximately 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite®) inside the crimp (optional).

Using crimping pliers crimp the crimp bead. Using flush-cutters trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Place one silver-plated 4mm crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.
STEP 13
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 8mm round
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6x4mm rondelle
  • One silver-finished 6x1.5mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
STEP 14
Continue to string the following:
  • The first hole in one antiqued silver-finished 11mm twisted rope round donut
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 4mm bicone
  • The second hole in the antiqued silver-finished 11mm twisted rope round donut
STEP 15
Repeat the stringing sequence in Steps 13 and 14 to create a total of four sets.
STEP 16
Repeat the stringing sequence in Step 13 stringing one Hill Tribes antiqued silver-plated 18x12mm fancy tube to create a total of five sets.
STEP 17
Repeat the stringing sequence in Step 13 and 14 to create a total of four sets then repeat Step 13 once more.
STEP 18
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • One sterling silver 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard wire protector
  • One 8x6mm jumpring
STEP 19
Repeat Step 12 to secure the strand.
STEP 20
Attach watch face drops and Swarovski crystal skull drops to the loop on one side of the Hill Tribes fancy tubes in the following order:
  • One watch face charm and one Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round
  • One red magma 14x13x10mm skull drop
  • One pocket watch charm and three Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One watch face charm and six Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One golden shadow 19x18x14mm skull drop
  • One watch face focal and two Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One watch face focal and four Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One red magma 19x18x14mm skull drop
  • One watch face charm and one Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round
  • One watch face focal and two Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One golden shadow 19x18x14mm skull drop
  • One watch face charm and six Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One pocket watch charm and three Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm rounds
  • One red magma 14x13x10mm skull drop
  • One watch face charm and one Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round

Earrings

STEP 1
String onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin one Swarovski crystal golden shadow 14x13x10mm skull. Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, round-nose pliers and flush-cutters form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a Swarovski crystal golden shadow 14x13x10mm skull link. Repeat to create a second Swarovski skull link.
STEP 2
String the following onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin:
  • One silver-plated 3x1mm bead cap (open end facing away from the eye of the eyepin)
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round
  • One silver-plated 3x1mm bead cap (open end facing the round bead)
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round link. Repeat to create a total of two Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round links.
STEP 3
String the following onto one silver-plated 1-inch eyepin:
  • The first hole in one antiqued silver-finished 11mm twisted rope round donut
  • One Swarovski crystal red magma 4mm bicone
  • The second hole in the antiqued silver-finished 11mm twisted rope round donut
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire creating a twisted rope round donut link. Repeat to create a total of two twisted rope round donut links.
STEP 4
Connect the following components creating a Swarovski skull earring:
  • One antiqued silver-finished 18mm clock face charm
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 14x13x10mm skull link (bottom loop)
  • One twisted rope round donut link
  • Swarovski crystal red magma 6mm round link
  • One silver-finished fishhook earwire
Repeat to create a second earring.

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