Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Imitation Rhodium-Plated "Pewter" Charm, White Lotus™ Cultured Freshwater Pearls and Delica® Seed Beads

Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Imitation Rhodium-Plated "Pewter" Charm, White Lotus™ Cultured Freshwater Pearls and Delica® Seed Beads

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This cute-as-a-button jewelry set is ready for Valentine's Day and any other day you want to make special. Inspired by the popular Brighton® jewelry designs, this set features a delightful "pewter" single-sided heart with an intricate cutout scroll design. Its shimmering imitation rhodium plating catches the light and eye in this ...

Necklace

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters cut one 24-inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.

Attach one 4.5mm jumpring to the imitation rhodium-plated "pewter" charm to create a drop.
STEP 2
String onto the beading wire: one crimp and one Accu-Guard™ wire protector. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the Accu-Guard 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 3
String approximately 4 inches of Delica® seed beads and one White Lotus™ pearl onto the beading wire.

Continue to string ten seed beads and one pearl. Repeat this sequence, decreasing by one seed bead, for a total of ten sets.
STEP 4
String the drop (Step 1) onto the beading wire then repeat Step 4 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace.

Repeat Step 3 to secure the strand.
STEP 5
Use a 4.5mm jumpring to attach one portion of the toggle clasp to the Accu-Guard on each end of the strand.

Earrings

STEP 1
String the following onto a 2-inch headpin:
  • One pearl
  • One seed bead
  • One pearl
  • Nine seed beads
Form a simple loop creating a pearl drop.
STEP 2
Use the simple loop to attach the pearl drop to the loop on one earwire.

Repeat to create a second earring.

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