Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal and Silver-Finished and -Plated Bead Frames

Necklace

STEP 1
Cut one 23-inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire and two 1/2 inch lengths of French wire.

Bead Frames

STEP 2
String the following onto one 4-inch headpin:
  • One hole in one 26x25mm star with curls bead frame
  • Two crystal AB 4mm bicones
  • One 8x8mm mini rhombus
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • The second hole in the 26x25mm star with curls bead frame
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire.

Tip: At the end of each of the following angel bead frames form a simple loop.
STEP 3
Add beads to two 28x23.5mm angel with halo bead frames using the following beads in the pattern of your choice:
  • One dark moss green 10x8mm mini oval
  • Four crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • Two 2mm round
  • One Siam 10x8mm mini oval
STEP 4
  • Two Siam 5mm bicones
  • Two crystal AB 6mm bicones
  • One crystal AB 8mm chessboard round
  • One light Siam 3mm bicone
  • Two Siam 10x8mm mini oval
  • Two Siam 5mm bicones
  • One crystal AB 5mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 6mm mini round
STEP 5
Add beads to three 34.5x25.5mm angel with halo bead frames using the following beads in the pattern of your choice:
  • Three crystal AB 12x8mm teardrops
  • Four 3x2mm smooth stars
  • Two crystal AB 3mm bicones
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 5mm bicone
  • Two golden shadow 3mm bicones
  • One light Siam 4mm bicone
  • One silver-lined clear rocaille
STEP 6
Add beads to two 35x28mm angel bead frames using the following beads in the pattern of your choice:
  • One fern green 8mm round
  • One fern green 4mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 8mm chessboard round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 6mm mini round
STEP 7
Pass one 4mm jumpring through the loop on one angel bead frame then close. Attach one 4mm jumpring to the previous 4mm jumpring. Repeat to attach 4mm jumprings to each angel bead frame.
STEP 8
String one Siam 8x8mm mini rhombus onto 1-inch eyepin then form a simple loop creating a rhombus link.
STEP 9
Attach the loop on one end of the rhombus link to the loop on the star bead frame. Repeat Step 8 to attach jumprings to the loop on the opposite end of the rhombus link.
STEP 10
String onto the beading wire: one crimp and one length of French wire protector. 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.
STEP 11
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One fern green 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One light Siam 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One fern green 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One light Siam 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One fern green 6mm round
  • Repeat this sequence to string five sets
    • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
    • One light Siam 3mm bicone
    • One crystal AB 8mm globe
    • One light Siam 3mm bicone
    • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
    • One 4x2mm smooth heishi
    • One 2mm round
    • One angel bead frame
    • One 4x2mm smooth heishi
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
  • One light Siam 3mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 8mm globe
  • One light Siam 3mm bicone
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
STEP 12
Continue to string:
  • One 4x2mm smooth heishi
  • One 2mm round
  • One star bead frame
  • One 4x2mm smooth heishi
Repeat the stringing sequence in Step 11 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace.

Repeat Step 10 to secure the strand.
STEP 13
Pass one 4mm jumpring through the French wire loop on one end of the necklace and one portion of the toggle clasp then close. Repeat to attach the second portion of the toggle clasp to the opposite end of the necklace.

Earrings

STEP 1
Add beads to two 28x23.5mm angel with halo bead frames using the following beads:
  • One crystal AB 12x8mm teardrop
  • Two 2mm rounds
  • One crystal AB 4mm bicone
STEP 2
String one Siam 8x8mm mini rhombus onto one 1-inch eyepin then form a simple loop creating a rhombus link. Repeat to create a second rhombus link.
STEP 3
Pass the loop on one angel drop through the loop on one end of one 8x8mm mini rhombus then close.

Pass the loop on one leverback earwire through the loop on the opposite end of the 8x8mm mini rhombus then close.

Repeat to create a second earring.

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