Single-Strand Necklace with Silver-Plated, Copper-Plated and Gold-Plated Hammered Links

STEP 1
Place one 11x7mm turquoise crystal bead onto a headpin. Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, round-nose pliers and flush-cutters, form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire, creating an 11x7mm teardrop turquoise crystal bead drop.
STEP 2
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open a 6mm jumpring. Pass the open jumpring through the loop on the toggle bar portion of the clasp and a 14x10mm oval silver-plated link. Close the jumpring.
STEP 3
Using flush-cutters, cut the 14x10mm oval silver-plated link at the center of the long (14mm) portion of the oval. Pass a 12mm round copper-plated link and 3mm crimp onto the14x10mm oval silver-plated link. Place the 3mm crimp over the cut on the 14x10mm oval silver-plated link. Using a pair of chain-nose pliers, compress the crimp tube flat.
STEP 4
Repeat Step 3 to connect one of each of the following components together:
  • 14x10mm oval gold-plated link
  • 12mm round silver-plated link
  • 18x13mm oval copper-plated link
  • 16mm round silver-plated link
  • 18x13mm oval gold-plated link
  • 16mm round copper-plated link
  • 18x13mm oval silver-plated link
  • 20mm round gold-plated link
  • 20mm round copper-plated link
  • 30x20mm oval silver-plated link
  • 25mm round gold-plated link
  • 30x20mm oval copper-plated link
  • 20mm round silver-plated link
  • 30x20mm oval gold-plated link
  • 20mm round copper-plated link
  • 30x20mm oval silver-plated link
  • 20mm round gold-plated link
  • 30x20mm oval copper-plated link
  • 20mm round silver-plated link
  • 25mm round gold-plated link
  • 20mm round copper-plated link
  • 18x13mm oval silver-plated link
  • 16mm round gold-plated link
  • 18x13mm oval copper-plated link
  • 16mm round silver-plated link
  • 14x10mm oval copper-plated link
  • 12mm round gold-plated link
  • 14x10mm oval silver-plated link
  • 12mm round copper-plated link
STEP 5
Open a 6mm jumpring. Pass it through the last link and the loop on the toggle ring portion of the clasp. Close the jumpring.
STEP 6
Open a 6mm jumpring. Pass it through the 30x20mm oval gold link at the center of the necklace. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach a second 6mm jumpring to the 30x20mm oval gold link.
STEP 7
Open a 5mm jumpring. Pass it through both of the 6mm jumprings attached in Step 6. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach a second 5mm jumpring to the 6mm jumprings.
STEP 8
Open a 6mm jumpring. Pass it through both 5mm jumprings attached in Step 7, one 30x20mm oval silver-plated link, and one 40x30mm oval silver-plated link. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach a second 6mm jumpring to the 5mm jumprings, and both silver-plated links.
STEP 9
Open a 5mm jumpring. Pass it through both 6mm jumprings attached in Step 8 and the loop on the 11x7mm turquoise crystal bead drop. Close the jumpring.

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