Topics: Knotted Necklace Sizing

What size necklace will a 16-inch strand of beads make when knotted?
- Nicole, GA
Here is an estimation guide where a knot equals 1mm.

Bead Size Strand Length/Number of Beads
4mm 16-inch strand, 102 beads, knotted makes 20-inch long necklace
6mm 16-inch strand, 68 beads, knotted makes 18-3/4 inch long necklace
8mm 16-inch strand, 51 beads, knotted makes 18-inch long necklace

- Marlynn McNutt, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®

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