Multi-Piece Necklace, Bracelet and Earring Set with Glass Beads, Resin Beads and Focals and Seed Beads

Peyote Stitch Choker

STEP 1
Cut the following:
  • 3.5mm round and oval chain: one 6- inch length and one 4-inch lengths
  • One 1-3/4 inch length 3mm and 4mm textured flat oval chain
  • One 6-foot length of FireLine® thread
Thread a beading needle almost doubling the thread (to make it easier to work with) but leaving a tail so you are working with only one thread. Place a stop bead on the opposite end of the thread leaving an approximately 6-inch tail.

Tip: It may be necessary to cut other lengths of thread later in the design.
STEP 2
String approximately 12-1/2 inches of Delica® storm blue #8 seed beads, the number of seed beads should be even.

String one #8 seed bead then pass the needle through the third, from the end, seed bead in the previous row (skipping the second seed bead). Continue to peyote stitch the row, this will make a total of three rows. Continue to peyote stitch a total of 12 rows.

Stitch back through the adjacent seed beads to secure this half of the seed bead strip. Remove the stop bead from the opposite end of the seed bead strip then thread a needle and secure the tail as well.
STEP 3
Attach one ice-pick bail to one red 35x35mm resin flower focal.
STEP 4
Thread a beading needle with a length of FireLine. Stitch the first link on the 6-inch length of chain to one seed bead, approximately 3-3/4 inches from one end on one side of the strip, and through the seed bead above it. Continue back through the seed beads and link of chain, several times in a figure 8 pattern to secure.

Continue to stitch through adjacent seed beads approximately 1-1/2 inches from the previous link.
STEP 5
Continue to repeat Step 4 to attach the following at 1-1/2 inch intervals:
  • The first link on the 4 inch length of chain
  • The center two links of the 6-inch length chain and the bail from the acrylic flower focal (to the center seed bead on the strip
  • The last link on the link on the 4-inch length of
  • The last link on the 6-inch length chain
STEP 6
Use round-nose pliers to widen one 19x6mm ribbon crimp end to fit over one end of the seed bead strip.

Pass one 4mm jumpring through the first link on one the loop on one ribbon end and the first link on the 1-3/4 inch length of textured flat oval chain. Repeat to attach one lobster claw clasp to the second ribbon crimp end.

Use E-6000® Jewelry and Craft Adhesive to attach a ribbon end to each end of the seed bead strip.

Knotted Pearl Necklace

STEP 1
Cut the following:
  • One 1-3/4 inch length 3mm and 4mm textured flat oval chain
  • Two 1/2 inch lengths French wire
  • One 76-inch length of thread
Thread a needle, doubling the thread. Tie the ends together to secure.
STEP 2
String three sets of: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one champagne 8mm pearl and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap then string one length of French wire. Slide the French wire and pearl sets toward the knotted end, approximately 1 inch from the knot.

Pass the needle back through the third pearl set, closest to the French wire. Pull the working thread till the French wire is snug against the pearl set. Use the Bead Knotter™ to knot the tail and working thread securing the French wire loop and pearl set in place.
STEP 3
Pass the working thread through the next set pearl set then slide it against the first knot then knot the tail and working thread. Repeat once more using the third pearl set then trim excess thread from the tail.

Continue to string 42 pearl sets, knotting the working thread after each set. Repeat Step 2 to secure the end of the necklace.
STEP 4
Use a 4mm jumpring to attach the first link on the length of chain to the French wire loop on one end of the strand. Repeat to attach a lobster claw clasp to the opposite end.

#8 Seed Bead Necklace

STEP 1
Cut one 28-inch length of Accu-Flex professional-quality beading wire and two 1/2 inch lengths of French wire.
STEP 2
String onto the beading wire: one crimp and one length of French wire. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the French wire 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 set of one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one stormy blue #8 seed bead and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap. Repeat to string a total of 166 sets then repeat Step 2 to secure the strand.
STEP 4
Attach one 6.5x5mm oval jumpring to the French wire loop on one end of the strand. Use one 4mm jumpring to attach one lobster claw clasp to the opposite end of the strand.

Pearl Drops Chain Necklace

STEP 1
String the following onto one 1-1/2 inch headpin:
  • One 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • One champagne 6mm pearl
  • One 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle
  • One champagne 4mm pearl
  • One 3x1mm ribbed bead cap

Form a wrapped loop creating a champagne 6mm pearl drop.

Repeat to create a total of eight champagne 6mm pearl drops.
STEP 2
Repeat Step 1 to create the following drops:
  • Eight silver 6mm pearl drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one silver 6mm pearl, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one silver 4mm pearl and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Eight burgundy 6mm druk drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one burgundy 6mm druk, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one burgundy 4mm druk and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Eight champagne 8mm pearl drops using: one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one champagne 8mm pearl, one 6x3mm rhinestone rondelle, one champagne 6mm pearl and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap
  • Eight silver 8mm pearl drops using: one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one silver 8mm pearl, one 6x3mm rhinestone rondelle, one silver 6mm pearl and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap
  • Eight burgundy 8mm druk drops using: one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one burgundy 8mm druk, one 6x3mm rhinestone rondelle, one burgundy 6mm druk and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap
STEP 3
Use one 4mm jumpring to attach one lobster claw clasp to the first link on the length of chain.
STEP 4
Open the loop on one champagne 6mm pearl drop pass it through an oval link approximately 6 inches from the clasp then close. Attach one silver 6mm pearl drop to the next oval link on the chain and one burgundy 6mm druk drop to the next oval link. Repeat to attach a total of four sets along the chain.

Continue to attach four sets of; one champagne, one silver and one burgundy 8mm druk drops to the oval links along the chain.
STEP 5
Skip the center oval link on the chain then repeat the drop sequence in Step 4 in the opposite order to complete the opposite end of the necklace.

Flower Tassel

STEP 1
Mix Devcon® 5-Minute® Epoxy according to manufacturer's instructions.

Apply a thin layer of epoxy to the center of the setting of one 13x13mm diamond link and to the back of one red resin 15x15mm flower. Press the flower into the setting then allow the link to set for approximately 5 minutes.
STEP 2
Create the following drops:
  • Three champagne 6mm pearl drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one champagne 6mm pearl, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one champagne 4mm pearl and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Three silver 6mm pearl drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one silver 6mm pearl, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one silver 4mm pearl and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Three burgundy 6mm druk drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one burgundy 6mm druk, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one burgundy 4mm druk and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Three champagne 8mm pearl drops using: one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one champagne 8mm pearl, one 6x3mm rhinestone rondelle, one champagne 6mm pearl and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap
  • Three silver 8mm pearl drops using: one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one silver 8mm pearl, one 6x3mm rhinestone rondelle, one silver 6mm pearl and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap
  • Three burgundy 8mm druk drops using: one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one burgundy 8mm druk, one 6x3mm rhinestone rondelle, one burgundy 6mm druk and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap
STEP 3
Cut two 1-1/2 inch lengths and one 2-1/4 inch length of 3mm and 4mm textured flat oval chain.
STEP 4
Attach one set of drops from Step 2 to each length of chain in the pattern of your choice.

Use one 4mm jumpring to attach the last link on each length of chain to the loop on one end of the flower link. Use one 4mm jumpring to attach a lobster clasp to the loop on the opposite end.

Tip: The lobster claw clasp attached to the flower tassel allows pendant to be removed from the necklace for a convertible look.

Bracelet

STEP 1
Mix Devcon® 5-Minute® Epoxy according to manufacturer's instructions.

Apply a thin layer of epoxy to the center of the setting of one 13x13mm diamond link and to the back of one red resin 15x15mm flower then press the flower into the setting. Repeat to create a second red resin 15x15mm flower link and three red resin 12x12 flower links.

Allow the links to set for approximately 5 minutes.
STEP 2
String onto one 1-inch eyepin; one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap, one burgundy 8mm druk and one 6x1.5mm flower bead cap then form a simple loop. Repeat to create a total of six burgundy 8mm druk links.
STEP 3
Use one 4mm jumpring to attach one lobster claw clasp to the loop on one end of one burgundy 8mm druk link.
STEP 4
Continue to connect the following:
  • One red resin 12x12 flower link
  • One burgundy 8mm druk link
  • One red resin 15x15mm flower link
  • One burgundy 8mm druk link
Repeat this sequence to connect a second set then connect one red resin 12x12 flower link and one burgundy 8mm druk link. Repeat Step 3 to attach a lobster claw clasp to the end.

Earrings

STEP 1
Cut Four 3/4 inch and two 1-inch lengths of 3.5mm round and oval chain.
STEP 2
Create the following drops:
  • Two champagne 6mm pearl drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one champagne 6mm pearl, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one champagne 4mm pearl and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Two silver 6mm pearl drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one silver 6mm pearl, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one silver 4mm pearl and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
  • Two burgundy 6mm druk drops using: one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap, one burgundy 6mm druk, one 5x2mm rhinestone rondelle, one burgundy 4mm druk and one 3x1mm ribbed bead cap
STEP 3
Attach one drop to the first link on each length of chain. Use one 4mm jumpring to connect the last link of chain one set of drops to the loop on one rivoli setting fishhook earwire.
STEP 4
Mix Devcon® 5-Minute® Epoxy according to manufacturer's instructions.

Apply a thin layer of epoxy to the center of the rivoli setting of the earwire and to the back of one red resin 19x19mm flower then press the flower into the setting.

Allow the links to set for approximately 5 minutes.
STEP 5
Repeat Steps 3 and 4 to create a second earring.

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