Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Antique Silver-Plated ''Pewter'' Charms, Silver-Plated Brass Jumprings and Gemstone Beads

You'll see why this love-inspired jewelry set is for Valentine's Day gift-giving. With gemstone beads, love charms and even a heart-shaped clasp, romance is in every detail of this Stylish Stringing project.


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This project brilliantly uses a variation of bead sizes in designer-quality gemstone beads to create a rich appearance. The uplifting shades of stones include crazy lace agate, riverstone and mountain “jade” gemstone beads. The fuchsia crazy lace agate is also known as ruby red crazy lace agate for its dramatic ruby red color, accentuated by fuchsia hues in eye-catching tone-on-tone patterns, and punctuated with retro-orange banding. The green crazy lace agate offers a stunning contrast of light to dark green hues with swirls of ...

Necklace

STEP 1
Cut one 17-1/2 inch length of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.
STEP 2
String onto the length of 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. Finish with a crimp cover.
STEP 3
String onto the beading wire:
  • Four sets of:
    • One fuchsia 8mm crazy lace agate round
    • One green 4mm riverstone round
    • One opaque pink 8mm mountain "jade" round
    • One rose 4mm riverstone round
    • One green 6mm riverstone round
    • One opaque pink 6mm mountain "jade" round
    • One green 8mm crazy lace agate round
    • One opaque pink 4mm mountain "jade" round
  • One fuchsia 8mm crazy lace agate round
  • One green 4mm riverstone round
  • One opaque pink 8mm mountain "jade" round
  • One rose 4mm riverstone round
  • One green 6mm riverstone round
  • One opaque pink 6mm mountain "jade" round
  • One green 8mm crazy lace agate round
  • Four sets of:
    • One opaque pink 4mm mountain "jade" round
    • One fuchsia 8mm crazy lace agate round
    • One rose 4mm riverstone round
    • One opaque pink 8mm mountain "jade" round
    • One rose 4mm riverstone round
    • One green 6mm riverstone round
    • One opaque pink 6mm mountain "jade" round
    • One green 8mm crazy lace agate round
Repeat Step 2 to secure the strand.
STEP 4
String one opaque pink 8mm mountain "jade" round onto one 1-inch eyepin then form a simple loop.

Attach one 17x8mm "LOVE" charm to one end of the mountain "jade" link.

Pass one 8mm jumpring through the opposite end of the link and another 8mm jumpring then close. Continue to attach jumprings end-to-end to form an extender chain 10-jumprings long. Attach the last jumpring to the Accu-Guard on one end of the strand.
STEP 5
Attach one 22mm open heart lobster claw clasp to the opposite end of the strand using one 6mm jumpring.

Earrings

STEP 1
String one opaque pink 8mm mountain "jade" round onto one 1-inch eyepin then form a simple loop.

Attach one 17x8mm "LOVE" charm to one end of the link.

Repeat to create a second drop.
STEP 2
Attach one earwire to each drop.

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