Multi-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal, Nylon Chain and Metal Chain

Necklace

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters, cut the following:
  • One 6.5-inch length and one 13.5-inch length of gold-filled 9x5.5mm cable chain
  • One 13.5-inch length of sterling silver 10x6.5mm cable chain
  • One 13.5-inch length of sterling silver 2mm rolo chain
  • One 13.5-inch length of gold-filled 3.1mm cable chain
  • One 6.5-inch length of copper-colored nylon oval chain
STEP 2
String one Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone 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. Repeat to create a total of nineteen Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead drops.

Repeat to create seven Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead drops using one Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead and one headpin.
STEP 3
Using flush-cutters cut a 20-inch length of white Nymo® thread. Attach a beading needle to the thread.
STEP 4
String onto the thread seven Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round beads. Loop the beads around to form a loop. Pass the thread back through all of the beads in the loop. Tie two overhand knots to secure the loop in place. Apply a small amount of adhesive to the knot for added security. Repeat to create a total of three Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead loops.
STEP 5
Using flush-cutters cut a 20-inch length of black Nymo thread. Attach a beading needle to the thread.
STEP 6
String four Swarovski 4mm bicone antique pink crystals onto the thread. Pass the needle back through the fourth Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead. Tie two overhand knots to secure the knots in place.

Pass the thread through the next two Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads so the thread is coming out the loop opposite of the knot. String onto the thread three Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads. Pass the thread through the bead on the bottom of the first loop and through the next two beads on the current loop.

Continue to create six loops of crystal antique pink bicone beads with a right-angle weave using eighteen crystal antique pink bicone beads.

After the last loop is created pass the thread back through the top crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead on the first loop to create a Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone right angle bead loop. Tie two overhand knots to secure the thread in place. Apply a small amount of adhesive on the knot for added security.

Repeat to weave four Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone right angle bead loops using eighteen crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads per bead loop.
STEP 7
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open one 5.5mm jumpring. Pass it though the loop on a lobster claw clasp and first link on one 6.5-inch length of copper-colored nylon oval link chain and one 6.5-inch length and of gold-filled 9x5.5mm cable chain. Close the jumpring.

Open a 9.5x6.4mm jumpring. Pass it through the last loop on the 6.5-inch length of copper-colored nylon oval link chain, the last link on the 6.5-inch length and of gold-filled 9x5.5mm cable chain and the hole on one end of a Swarovski crystal golden shadow 30x15mm space cut sew-on component. Close the jumpring.
STEP 8
Open a 9.5x6.4mm jumpring. Pass it through the opposite hole on the Swarovski crystal golden shadow 30x15mm space cut sew-on component and the first link on one 13.5-inch length of gold-filled 9x5.5mm cable chain, one 13.5-inch length of sterling silver 10x6.5mm cable chain and one 13.5-inch length of gold-filled 3.1mm cable chain. Close the jumpring.
STEP 9
Open a 4mm jumpring. Pass it through first link of one 13.5-inch length of sterling silver 2mm rolo chain and the 9.5x6.4mm jumpring attached to the first link of the chains. Close the jumpring.
STEP 10
Repeat Step 8 to attach the last link of the three 13.5-inch lengths of chain to a 9.5x6.4mm jumpring.
STEP 11
Open a 5.5mm jumpring. Pass it through the 9.5x6.4mm jumpring attached to the last link of the chains and another 5.5mm jumping.
STEP 12
Open a 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the last link of the 13.5-inch length of sterling silver 2mm rolo chain and the first 5.5mm jumpring. Close the jumpring.
STEP 13
String the following bead loops and components over the 13.5-inch chains positioning them next to the Swarovski crystal golden shadow 30x15mm space cut sew-on component:
  • One Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead loop
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead loop
  • One Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead loop
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow14mm cosmic ring component
  • One Swarovski crystal antique pink 20mm cosmic ring component
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead loop
  • One Swarovski crystal antique pink 20mm cosmic ring component
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 14mm cosmic ring component
  • One Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead loop
  • One Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead loop
  • One Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead loop
STEP 14
Open a 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on a Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead drop and the last link on the 6.5-inch length of copper-colored nylon oval link chain. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach nine Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead drops to the links on the last 2 inches of the 6.5-inch length chains in a random pattern.

Repeat to attach ten Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead drops and seven Swarovski crystal golden shadow 6mm round bead drops to links on the four 13.5-inch length chains from 5.5-inches to 7.5-inches from the clasp (above the Swarovski loops and components attached in Step 13) in a random pattern.

Earrings

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters cut a 20-inch length of black Nymo thread. Attach a beading needle to the thread.
STEP 2
String four Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads onto the thread. Pass the needle back through the fourth Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead. Tie two overhand knots to secure the thread in place.

Pass the thread through the next two Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads so the thread is coming out the loop opposite of the knot. String onto the thread three Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads. Pass the thread through the bead on the bottom of the first loop and through the next two beads on the current loop.

Continue to create four loops of crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads with a right-angle weave using twelve crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads.

After the last loop is created pass the thread back through the top crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead on the first loop to create a Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone right angle bead loop. Tie two overhand knots to secure the thread in place. Apply a small amount of adhesive on the knot for added security.

Repeat to weave two Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone right angle bead loops using twelve crystal antique pink 4mm bicone beads per loop.
STEP 3
String one Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead one Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone right angle bead loop and one Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone 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. Repeat to create two Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead drops.

Repeat to create two crystal golden shadow beading links using one Swarovski crystal golden shadow 12.5mm ring bead and a Swarovski crystal golden shadow 4mm round bead (in the center of the ring) and one eyepin.
STEP 4
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open the loop on an earwire. Pass it through the top loop on one crystal golden shadow beading link. Close the loop.

Open the opposite loop on the crystal golden shadow beading link. Pass it through the loop on one Swarovski crystal antique pink 4mm bicone bead right-angle weave drop. Close the loop.

Repeat to create the second earring.

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