Triple-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski® Crystals, Glass Rhinestone and Silver-Plated "Pewter" Spacers and Silver-Plated Brass Beads


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This jewelry set features the always stunning combination of pearls and crystals for an attention-getting statement. Swarovski crystal white and rosaline pearls mix beautifully with the ruby Swarovski faceted baroque beads and bicone beads for a sophisticated look.The long triple-strand necklace and dramatic chandelier earrings elegantly showcase the love-inspired Swarovski ruby color that’s right on trend color-wise according to ...

Necklace

STEP 1
Cut three 32-inch lengths of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.

First Strand

STEP 2
String onto one length of wire: one crimp and one Accu-Guard™ wire protector. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp then pull snug against the Accu-Guard. Crimp then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a crimp cover.

Repeat to secure the two remaining lengths of beading wire.
STEP 3
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 34 sets of:
    • One 4mm white pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
  • Top hole of one 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Top hole of a second 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Top hole of a third 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • 11 sets of:
    • One 4mm white pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #11 seed bead
  • One 10mm ruby baroque
  • One #11 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Nine sets of:
    • One 4mm white pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
STEP 4
Continue to string the following:
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm ruby bicone
  • One #15mm seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
STEP 5
Repeat the stringing sequence in Step 3 in the opposite direction, using the top hole in a third, fourth and fifth spacer, then place a Bead Stopper™ on the end of the strand.

Second Strand

STEP 6
String the following onto one length of beading wire:
  • 35 sets of:
    • One 4mm rosaline pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
  • Middle hole of the first 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm rosaline pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Middle hole of the second 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm rosaline pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Middle hole of the third 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Four sets of:
    • One 4mm rosaline pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #11 seed bead
  • One 10mm ruby baroque
  • One #11 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • 17 sets of:
    • One 4mm rosaline pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
STEP 7
Continue to string the following:
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm ruby bicone
  • One #15mm seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
STEP 8
Repeat the stringing sequence in Step 6 in the opposite direction, using the middle hole in the third, fourth and fifth spacers, then place a Bead Stopper on the end of the strand.

Third Strand

STEP 9
String the following onto one length of beading wire:
  • 35 sets of:
    • One 4mm white pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
  • Bottom hole of the first 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Bottom hole of the second 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Bottom hole of the third 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • 11 sets of:
    • One 4mm white pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #11 seed bead
  • One 10mm ruby baroque
  • One #11 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Ten sets of:
    • One 4mm white pearl
    • One #15 seed bead
STEP 10
Continue to string the following:
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm ruby bicone
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm ruby bicone
  • One #15mm seed bead
  • One 8x4mm oval
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm ruby bicone
STEP 11
Repeat Step 9 in the opposite direction, using the bottom hole in the third, fourth and fifth spacers, then place a Bead Stopper on the end of the strand.
STEP 12
Adjust the strands to lay evenly and flat throughout the necklace.

Remove the Bead Stopper from the first strand and repeat Step 2 to secure. Repeat to secure the remaining two strands.
STEP 13
Pass one 4mm jumpring through one Accu-Guard on the first strand and the top loop on one portion of the 3-strand slide lock clasp then close. Repeat to attach the opposite end of the strand to the second portion of the clasp.

Repeat to attach the second strand to the middle loops of the clasp and the third strand to the bottom loops of the clasp.

Earrings

STEP 1
String onto one 1-1/2 inch eyepin: one #11 seed bead, one 10mm ruby baroque and one #11 seed bead, then form a simple loop.

Repeat to create a total of four 10mm baroque drops.

Repeat to create two 14mm baroque drops.
STEP 2
String onto one 1-1/2 inch eyepin: one #15 seed bead, one 4mm rosaline pearl and one #15 seed bead. Form a simple loop and trim the excess wire. Repeat to create a second rosaline pearl link.

Repeat to create a total of four white pearl links.
STEP 3
String the following onto one 1-1/2 inch eyepin:
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Left loop of one 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Left loop of a second 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm white pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
Form a simple loop then trim the excess wire.
STEP 4
String the following onto one 1-inch headpin:
  • One 4mm rosaline pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Middle loop of the first 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 6mm rosaline pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
  • Middle loop of the second 3-strand spacer
  • One #15 seed bead
  • One 4mm rosaline pearl
  • One #15 seed bead
Form a simple loop then trim the excess wire.
STEP 5
Repeat Step 3 using the right loops of the spacers.

Attach the loop of one 10mm drop to the bottom loop of the left 3-strand link. Repeat to attach one 10mm drop to the bottom loop of the right 3-strand link.
STEP 6
Attach one loop of the rosaline pearl link to the bottom loop of the middle 3-strand link. Attach the 14mm drop to the second loop of the rosaline pearl link.
STEP 7
Attach one loop of one white pearl link to the top loop of the left 3-strand link. Repeat to attach one loop on the second white pearl link to the top loop of the right 3-strand link.

Use one 4mm jumpring to attach the two remaining loops on the white pearl links to the loop of one fishhook earwire.
STEP 8
Repeat Steps 3 - 7 to create a second earring.

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