Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal

Necklace

STEP 1
Mix 2 part epoxy glue as instructed on package.
STEP 2
Using a toothpick, place 5 small dots of mixed glue evenly spaced onto the top of pendant.
STEP 3
Apply a small amount of beeswax to the end of a clean toothpick. Pick up one of the flat back stone using the tip of the beeswax toothpick and place on the glue dot.
STEP 4
Slide silk cord through hole in pendant so the cord is even on both ends.
STEP 5
Make a loop with both cords near the hole of the pendant and slide the two free ends through it. Pull the ends tight to form a knot.
STEP 6
Attach the cord ends to each free end using flat-nose pliers.
STEP 7
Open the two 5mm jumprings using chain-nose pliers and attach one to each cord end.
STEP 8
Attach one part of the toggle clasp to each end and close the jumprings.
STEP 9
Allow glue to dry for 24 hours. Clean any glue residue with a Q-tip dipped in acetone.

Earrings

STEP 1
Mix 2 part epoxy glue as instructed on package.
STEP 2
Using a toothpick, place 1 small dot of mixed glue onto the top of pendant.
STEP 3
Apply a small amount of beeswax to the end of a clean toothpick. Pick up the flat back stone using the tip of the beeswax toothpick and place along the glue dot.
STEP 4
Repeat for the second pendant.
STEP 5
Allow glue to dry for recommended time on glue package. Clean any glue residue with a Q-tip dipped in acetone.
STEP 6
Open both of the 7mm jumprings using flat-nose pliers.
STEP 7
Attach one 7mm jumpring to the hole in the top of the pendant and then to the closed 5mm jumpring. Close the 7mm jumpring to secure.
STEP 8
Open the 5mm jumpring and attach to the earwire.
STEP 9
Repeat Steps 7 and 8 for second earring.

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