Triple-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal Beads and Pearls, "Vermeil" Beads and 14Kt Gold-Filled Chain

Necklace

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters cut the following:
  • One 17-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain
  • One 18-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain
  • One 20-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain
  • Twelve 2-inch lengths of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain
  • Seventy-two 2-inch lengths of gold-filled 1.25mm cable chain
STEP 2
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open a 3mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on the hook portion of the clasp. Close the jumpring.

Open a 3mm jumpring. Pass it through the 3mm jumpring attached to the clasp and the first link of the 17-inch and 18-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain. Close the jumpring.

Open a 3mm jumpring. Pass it through the last 3mm jumpring and the first link of the 20-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach the last link of each of the three lengths of chain to the opposite portion of the clasp.
STEP 3
String onto a headpin one vermeil 5mm beaded rondelle, one Swarovski 3mm bicone silver night crystal. Pass the headpin through the 34th link on the 17-inch length of chain. String on one Swarovski 8mm round sunflower crystal. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop. Pass the loop through the 36th link on the 18-inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Repeat to attach the headpin and crystal assembly to every 4th link until twelve sets are attached to the chains.
STEP 4
String onto an eyepin one Swarovski 4mm bicone silver night crystal, one 11x9mm vermeil ribbed saucer, and Swarovski 4mm bicone silver night crystal. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop. Repeat to create twelve 11x9mm vermeil ribbed saucer beading links.

Open the loop on one 11x9mm vermeil ribbed saucer beading link. Pass it through the 36th link on the 18-inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Open the opposite loop on the 11x9mm vermeil ribbed saucer beading link. Pass it through the 40th link on the 20-inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Repeat to attach one 11x9mm vermeil ribbed saucer beading link to every 4th link until twelve links are attached to the chains.
STEP 5
String onto an eyepin one Swarovski 4mm bicone sunflower crystal, one Swarovski 8mm round silver night crystal, and Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop. Repeat to create twelve 8mm round silver night crystal beading links.

Open the loop on one 8mm round silver night crystal beading link. Pass it through the 40th link on the 20-inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Repeat to attach one 8mm round silver night crystal beading link to every 4th link until twelve links are attached to the chain.
STEP 6
String onto an eyepin one vermeil 5mm beaded rondelle, one Swarovski 10mm round light gold pearl, and one vermeil 5mm beaded rondelle. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop. Repeat to create twelve 10mm round light gold pearl beading links.

Open the loop on a 10mm round light gold pearl beading link. Pass the loop through the bottom loop on the 8mm round silver night crystal beading link attached to the 40th link on the 20-inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Open the opposite loop on the 10mm round light gold pearl beading link. Pass the loop through the first link of one 2-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain and six 2-inch lengths of gold-filled 1.25mm cable chain. Close the loop.

Repeat to attach one 10mm round light gold pearl beading link with chain assembly to each of the twelve 8mm round silver night crystal beading links.

Earrings

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters cut the following:
  • Two 2-inch lengths of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain
  • Twelve 2-inch lengths of gold-filled 1.25mm cable chain
STEP 2
String onto an eyepin one Swarovski 4mm bicone sunflower crystal, one Swarovski 8mm round silver night crystal, and Swarovski 3mm bicone sunflower crystal. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop. Repeat to create two 8mm round silver night crystal beading links.
STEP 3
String onto an eyepin one vermeil 5mm beaded rondelle, one Swarovski 10mm round light gold pearl, and one vermeil 5mm beaded rondelle. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop. Repeat to create two 10mm round light gold pearl beading links.
STEP 4
Open the loop on a 10mm round light gold pearl beading link. Pass the loop through the bottom loop on the 8mm round silver night crystal beading link. Close the loop.

Open the opposite loop on the 10mm round light gold pearl beading link. Pass the loop through the first link of one 2-inch length of gold-filled 5x4mm ribbed cable chain and six 2-inch lengths of gold-filled 1.25mm cable chain. Close the loop.
STEP 5
String on one Swarovski 8mm round sunflower crystal onto the wire shank of an earwire. Using round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, finish the end with a simple loop.

Pass the loop on the earwire through the opposite loop on the 8mm round silver night crystal beading link. Close the loop
STEP 6
Repeat Steps 4 and 5 to create the second earring.

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