Multi-Strand Necklace with Mosaic Turquoise Gemstone Beads, Mother-of-Pearl Beads and Aluminum Chain

STEP 1
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open an 8mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on the eye portion of the clasp and 24mm sterling silver fancy ring. Close the jumpring.

Open an 8mm jumpring. Pass it through the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach a 24mm sterling silver fancy ring to the loop on the hook portion of the clasp and a second 8mm jumpring to the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring.

First Strand

STEP 2
Using the flush-cutters, cut a 20-inch length of Accu-Flex® Professional-quality beading wire. String onto the wire one crimp tube, a sterling silver Accu-Guard™ and the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring. Pass the wire back through the crimp tube, leaving one end of the wire approximately 1-inch long. Pull the crimp tight against the Accu-Guard. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite) inside the crimp (optional).

Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp tube. Using flush-cutters, trim the excess wire from the short end.
STEP 3
String onto the beading wire forty-two 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl beads.
STEP 4
String on one crimp tube, a sterling silver Accu-Guard and the jumpring on the second 24mm sterling silver fancy ring. Pass the wire back through the crimp tube, pulling the wire tight against the last bead. Make sure there is no slack along the length of the necklace. Place a small amount of gel adhesive inside the crimp (optional).

Using the crimping pliers, crimp the crimp tube. Using flush-cutters, trim excess wire from the end.

Second Strand

STEP 5
Using the flush-cutters, cut a 22-inch length of Accu-Flex® beading wire. Repeat Step 2 to attach the beading wire to the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the first half of the clasp.
STEP 6
String onto the beading wire forty-seven 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl beads.
STEP 7
Repeat Step 4 to attach the strand to the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the second half of the clasp.

Third Strand

STEP 8
Using the flush-cutters, cut a 24-inch length of Accu-Flex® beading wire. Repeat Step 2 to attach the beading wire to the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the first half of the clasp.
STEP 9
String onto the beading wire the following components:
  • One 6mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Two 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Five 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • One 6mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Two 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Four 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Three 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • One 6mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Five 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Three 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Two 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Three 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Five 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • One 6mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Three 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Two 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • One 6mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Five 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • Two 6mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl bead
  • One 6mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
STEP 10
Repeat Step 4 to attach the strand to the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the second half of the clasp.

Fourth Strand

STEP 11
Using the flush-cutters, cut a 26-inch length of Accu-Flex® beading wire. Repeat Step 2 to attach the beading wire to the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the first half of the clasp.
STEP 12
String onto the beading wire, fifty-nine 15mm flat round red mother-of-pearl beads.
STEP 13
Repeat Step 4 to attach the strand to the jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the second half of the clasp.

Fifth Strand Part-A

STEP 14
Using flush-cutters, cut two 7-link lengths of black twisted cable chain.
STEP 15
Open the first link of a 7-link length of chain, pass it over the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the first half of the clasp. Close the link. Repeat to attach a 24mm sterling silver fancy ring to the last link of the 7-link length of chain.

Repeat to attach the second 7-link length of chain to the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring attached to the second half of the clasp and a 24mm sterling silver fancy ring to the last link of the chain.
STEP 16
Open an 8mm jumpring. Pass it through the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring on the last link of the chain on the first portion of the clasp. Close the jumpring. Attach another 8mm jumpring to the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring.

Repeat to attach two 8mm jumprings to the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring on the second portion of the clasp.

Fifth Strand Part-B

STEP 17
Using the flush-cutters, cut a 14-inch length of Accu-Flex® beading wire. Repeat Step 2 to attach the beading wire to the first jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring on the first portion of the clasp attached in Step 16.
STEP 18
String onto the beading wire the following components:
  • One 12x6mm circle with swirls sterling silver bead cap
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 12x6mm circle with swirls sterling silver bead cap
  • One 30x22mm rectangle green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 15mm fancy round sterling silver bead
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 10x3mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • One 30x22mm rectangle green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 10x3mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • Two 23mm donut green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 11x4mm round with swirls sterling silver bead cap
  • One 14x14mm pierced saucer sterling silver bead
  • One 11x4mm round with swirls sterling silver bead cap
  • Two 14mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 17x12mm filigree oval sterling silver bead
  • One 30x22mm rectangle green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 12mm pierced design sterling silver bead cap
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 12mm pierced design sterling silver bead cap
STEP 19
Repeat Step 4 to attach the strand to the first jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring on the second portion of the clasp attached in Step 16.

Fifth Strand Part-C

STEP 20
Using the flush-cutters, cut an 18-inch length of Accu-Flex® beading wire. Repeat Step 2 to attach the beading wire to the second jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring on the first portion of the clasp attached in Step 16.
STEP 21
String onto the beading wire the following components:
  • One 3mm round sterling silver bead
  • One 8mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • One 30x22mm rectangle green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 11x4mm round with swirls sterling silver bead cap
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 11x4mm round with swirls sterling silver bead cap
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 23x10mm fancy capsule sterling silver bead
  • One 30x22mm rectangle green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 14x9x3mm tube with textured rectangle wings sterling silver bead
  • Two 14mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 12mm pierced design sterling silver bead cap
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 12mm pierced design sterling silver bead cap
  • One 30x22mm rectangle green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 27mm puffed flat round sterling silver bead
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 10x7mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • Two 23mm donut green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 10x7mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • Two 14mm round green mosaic turquoise beads
  • One 12x8mm ribbed oval sterling silver bead
  • One 10x3mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • One 14mm round green mosaic turquoise bead
  • One 10x3mm beaded rondelle sterling silver bead
  • 3mm round sterling silver bead
STEP 22
Repeat Step 4 to attach the strand to the second jumpring on the 24mm sterling silver fancy ring on the second portion of the clasp attached in Step 16.

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