Double-Strand Necklace with Swarovski Crystal Beads and Gold-Filled Beads and Chain

STEP 1
String one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal, one Swarovski 10mm round silver night crystal and one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal onto a 1-1/2 inch 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 a 10mm silver night with sunflower bicones bead drop.

Repeat to create the following bead drops:

  • Four Swarovski 10mm round silver night crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 10mm round silver night crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Four Swarovski 10mm round sunflower crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 10mm round sunflower crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two Swarovski 8x8mm cube silver night crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 8x8mm cube silver night crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two Swarovski 8x8mm cube sunflower crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 8x8mm cube sunflower crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Four Swarovski 8mm bicone sunflower crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 8mm bicone sunflower crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Four Swarovski 8mm bicone silver night crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 8mm bicone silver night crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two Swarovski 8mm lucerna crystal AB bead drops, using one Swarovski 8mm lucerna crystal AB crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two Swarovski 8mm rondelle silver night crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal, one Swarovski 8mm rondelle silver night crystal, and one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two Swarovski 8mm rondelle sunflower crystal bead drops, using one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal, one Swarovski 8mm rondelle sunflower crystal, and one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer with sunflower bicones bead drops, using one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal, one gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer, one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
  • Two gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer with silver night bicones bead drops, using one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal, one gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer, one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal and one 1-1/2 inch headpin
STEP 2
String one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal, one Swarovski 10mm round sunflower crystal and one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal onto a 1-1/10 inch eyepin. 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 a 10mm sunflower with silver night bicones beading link.

Repeat to create the following beading links:
  • One gold-filled 10x8.5mm twisted saucer beading link, using one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal, gold-filled 10x8.5mm twisted saucer and one Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal and a 1-1/10 inch eyepin
  • Twenty-eight gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer beading links, using one gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer and a 1-1/10 inch eyepin
STEP 3
Using flush-cutters, cut one 16-inch and one 17-inch length of gold-filled 5mm round with 7x2mm links chain.
STEP 4
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open a 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the first loop on the box portion of the clasp and the first link of the 16-inch length of chain. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach the second portion of the clasp to last link of the 16-inch length of chain.

Repeat to attach the 17-inch length of the chain to the second loop on each side of the clasp.
STEP 5
Open the loop on a gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer with sunflower bicones bead drop. Pass it through the 9th round link on the 17-inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Repeat to attach another gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer with sunflower bicones bead drop to the 41st round link and a gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer with silver night bicones bead drop to the 10th and 40th round link.
STEP 6
Repeat to attach one gold-filled 8x6.5mm twisted saucer beading link to each round link from the 11th through the 24th and the 26th through the 39nd round link on the 17-inch length of chain.
STEP 7
Repeat to attach the following bead drops to the 8x6.5mm twisted saucer beading links on the 17-inch length of chain:
  • One Swarovski 8mm rondelle sunflower crystal bead drop to the 11th and 39th round link
  • One Swarovski 8mm bicone silver night crystal bead drop to the 12th, 14th, 36th and 38th round link
  • One Swarovski 8mm rondelle silver night crystal bead drop to the 13th and 37th round link
  • One Swarovski 8mm bicone sunflower crystal bead drop to the 15th, 17th, 33th and 35th round link
  • One Swarovski 8mm lucerna crystal AB bead drop to the 16th and 34th round link
  • One Swarovski 10mm round silver night crystal bead drop to the 18th, 20th, 30th and 32nd round link
  • One Swarovski 8x8mm cube sunflower crystal bead drop to the 19th and 31st round link
  • One Swarovski 10mm round sunflower crystal bead drop to the 22nd, 24th, 26th and 28th round link
  • One Swarovski 8x8mm cube silver night crystal bead drop to the 23rd and 27th round link
STEP 8
Open a 6.5mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on a Swarovski 10mm pear crystal AB pendant and the loop on the 8x6.5mm twisted saucer beading link attached to the 21st round link. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach a Swarovski 10mm pear crystal AB pendant to the 29th round link.
STEP 9
Open a 6.5mm jumpring. Pass it through the 25th round link on the 17-inch length of chain and the loop on a gold-filled 10x8.5mm twisted saucer beading link. Close the jumpring.

Open the loop on a 10mm round sunflower with silver night bicones beading link. Pass it through the opposite loop on the gold-filled 10x8.5mm twisted saucer beading link. Close the loop.

Open the loop on a 10mm round silver night with sunflower bicones bead drop. Pass it through the opposite loop on the 10mm sunflower with silver night bicones beading link. Close the loop.

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