Two-Piece Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski® Crystals and Sterling Silver Beads and Chain

Necklace 1

STEP 1
Cut the following lengths:
  • Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire: one 14-inch length and one 15-inch length
  • Two 4-3/4 inch lengths of 2.7mm diamond-cut curb chain
  • Two 1/2 inch lengths of French wire
STEP 2
Pass one 4mm jumpring through the ring attached to the lobster claw clasp and the first link in one length of chain, then close. Repeat to attach one 6mm jumpring to the first link on the second length of chain.

Attach one 4mm jumpring to the last link on each length of chain.
STEP 3
String one crystal AB 14mm baroque onto one 1-1/2 inch eyepin then form a simple loop. Repeat to create a total of five 14mm baroque links.

Repeat to create four 10mm baroque links.
STEP 4
Attach one 4mm jumpring to the loop on three light amethyst 20mm pave drops and to three crystal AB pave drops.

Pass one 4mm jumpring through the previous jumpring on one light amethyst pave drop and the loop on the large end of one 14mm baroque link then close, creating an amethyst and 14mm baroque drop.

Repeat to create a total of three amethyst and 14mm baroque drops.

Repeat to create two crystal AB and 14mm baroque drops and four crystal AB and 10mm baroque drops.
STEP 5
String onto the beading wire: one crimp, one length of French wire and the 4mm jumpring attached to the last link on one length of chain. 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 crimp cover.
STEP 6
String onto the beading wire: one 4mm corrugated round and one crimp. Insert the end of the 15-inch length of beading wire into the crimp (going the same direction and the previous beading wire) then crimp. Attach a crimp cover. String one 4mm corrugated round onto both ends of the beading wire.
STEP 7
String onto the 14-inch length of beading wire:
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • Two iridescent light blue 4mm pearls
  • Two sets of:
    • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
    • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One iridescent light blue 6mm pearl
    • One 3mm corrugated round
    • One crystal AB 10mm baroque drop
    • One 3mm corrugated round
    • One iridescent light blue 6mm pearl
STEP 8
Continue to string the following:
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 6mm pearl
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • One amethyst and 14mm baroque drop
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • One iridescent light blue 6mm pearl
STEP 9
Continue to string:
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 4mm pearl
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • One amethyst 14mm baroque drop
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • One iridescent light blue 4mm pearl
Repeat Steps 7 and 8 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the strand. Place a Bead Stopper™ on the end of the strand.
STEP 10
String the following onto the 15-inch length of beading wire: three 3mm corrugated rounds and three light iridescent blue 4mm pearls.
STEP 11
Continue to string:
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • The bottom loop on the next baroque drop (first strand)
  • One 3mm corrugated round
  • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
Repeat this sequence to string the next two baroque drops from the first strand.
STEP 12
Repeat the sequence in Step 11 to string the next two baroque drops from the first strand using iridescent light blue 12mm coins instead of 10mm.

Repeat the sequence in Step 11 to string four sets.

Necklace 2

STEP 1
Cut the following lengths:
  • Beading wire:
    • One 17-1/2 inch length
    • One 18-1/2 inch length
    • One 19-1/4 inch length
    • One 20-1/4 inch length
  • Two 1/2 inch lengths of French wire
Attach one 4mm jumpring to each loop on each portion of the 4-strand slide lock clasp.

First Strand

STEP 2
String onto the 17-1/2 inch length of beading wire: one crimp, one length of French wire and the 4mm jumpring attached to the top loop on one portion of the clasp. 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 crimp cover.
STEP 3
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 15 4mm corrugated rounds
  • One iridescent purple 6mm pearl
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • Repeat this sequence to string five sets of:
    • Two sets of:
      • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
      • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One crystal AB 8mm globe
    • Two sets of:
      • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
      • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One crystal AB 6x3mm rondelle
    • One iridescent purple 8mm round
    • One crystal AB 6x3mm rondelle
    • Two sets of:
      • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
      • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One crystal AB 8mm globe
    • Two sets of:
      • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
      • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One iridescent purple 6mm pearl
    • 15 4mm corrugated rounds
Repeat Step 2 using the second portion of the clasp.

Second Strand

STEP 4
Repeat Step 2 using the 18-1/2 inch length of beading wire and the second loop on one portion of the clasp.

String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 15 4mm corrugated rounds
  • Two sets of:
    • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
    • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
    • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • One amethyst AB 6mm round
  • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • Two sets of:
    • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
    • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
    • One iridescent purple 6mm round pearl
    • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 10mm baroque (small end first)
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 10mm baroque (large end first)
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 8mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 8x6mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 8mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
STEP 5
Continue to string one iridescent light blue 12mm coin pearl then repeat the sequence in Step 4 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace. Repeat Step 2 using the second loop on the second portion of the clasp to secure the strand.

Third Strand

STEP 6
Repeat Step 2 using the 19-1/4 inch length of beading wire and the third loop on one portion of the clasp.

String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 15 4mm corrugated rounds
  • Two sets of:
    • One iridescent light blue 6mm round pearl
    • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 6mm pearl
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 8mm pearl
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One iridescent purple 8mm pearl
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 8mm pearl
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 8mm globe
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x6mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 8x6mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 8mm globe
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One iridescent purple 8mm pearl
  • One crystal AB 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 8mm pearl
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 10mm baroque (small end first)
STEP 7
Continue to string one crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle then repeat the sequence in Step 6 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace. Repeat Step 2 using the third loop on the second portion of the clasp to secure the strand.

Fourth Strand

STEP 8
Repeat Step 2 using the 20-1/4 inch length of beading wire and the fourth loop on one portion of the clasp.

String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 15 4mm corrugated rounds
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 8mm pearl
  • One crystal AB 6x4mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm coin pearl
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 10mm baroque (small end first)
  • One crystal AB 4x2mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 8mm round
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One iridescent purple 10mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 8mm round
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 12mm coin pearl
  • One aquamarine AB 6mm round
  • One iridescent light blue 12mm coin pearl
  • Three crystal AB 8x6mm rondelles
  • One iridescent light blue 12mm coin pearl
  • One aquamarine AB 6mm round
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One crystal AB 8mm round
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
  • One iridescent light blue 10mm round pearl
  • One crystal AB 8x3mm rondelle
STEP 9
Continue to string one iridescent purple 10mm round pearl then repeat the sequence in Step 8 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace. Repeat Step 2 using the fourth loop on the second portion of the clasp to secure the strand.

Earrings

STEP 1
String one crystal AB 10mm baroque onto one 1-1/2 eyepin then form a simple loop. Repeat to create a total of two baroque links.
STEP 2
Attach one light amethyst 20mm pave drop onto the large end of each baroque link. Attach one fishhook earwire to the loop on the opposite end of each link.

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