Multi-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Aluminum Chain, Porcelain Focals and Czech Glass Druk Beads

Necklace

STEP 1
Separate the following lengths of chain:
  • One 8-inch length black aluminum 5mm curb chain
  • Two 5-inch lengths black aluminum 11mm oval cable chain
  • Gunmetal aluminum 5mm oval cable chain: two 1-link lengths, two 5-1/2 inch lengths and one 18-1/4 inch lengths
  • One 8-inch length gunmetal aluminum 11mm oval cable chain
  • Gold aluminum 4mm oval cable chain: five 3-inch lengths and one 4-inch length
  • Silver aluminum 5mm curb chain: two 1-link lengths, two 4-inch lengths, one 2-1/2 inch lengths, one 5-inch length
STEP 2
String one green luster 4mm round onto one 1-inch eyepin then form a simple loop.
STEP 3
String the following onto one 1-inch headpin:
  • One 7x4mm flower bead cap
  • One green luster 6mm round
  • One 7x4mm flower bead cap
Form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire.

Repeat to create a total of two green luster 6mm drops.

Repeat to create two light rose 6mm drops.
STEP 4
Create a green luster 8mm round drop using: one 8x4mm fancy round bead cap, one green luster 8mm round and one 8x4mm fancy round bead cap. Repeat to create a light rose 8mm round drop.

Create two light rose 10mm round drops using: one 10x3mm leaf bead cap, one green luster 10mm round and one 10x3mm leaf bead cap.

Attach the first loop on the green luster link to the loop on the 18x18mm fancy flower charm creating a flower charm drop.
STEP 5
Attach one link of the gunmetal aluminum 5mm oval cable chain to the loop on each portion of the clasp.

Connect the following lengths of chain end to end:
  • Chain 1: one 5-inch length black aluminum 11mm oval cable chain, one 8-inch length gunmetal aluminum 11mm oval cable chain and 5-inch lengths black aluminum 11mm oval cable chain
  • Chain 2: one 1-link length silver 5mm curb chain, one 3-inch length gold chain, one 5-inch length silver aluminum 5mm curb chain, one 3-inch length gold chain, one 2-1/2 inch length silver aluminum 5mm curb chain, one 3-inch length gold chain and one 1-link length silver 5mm curb chain
  • Chain 3: one 3-inch length of gold chain, one 4-inch length silver aluminum 5mm curb chain, one 4-inch length gold chain, one 4-inch length silver aluminum 5mm curb chain and one 3-inch length of gold chain
  • Chain 4: one 5-1/2 inch length gunmetal aluminum 5mm oval cable chain, one 8-inch length black aluminum 5mm curb chain and one 5-1/2 inch length gunmetal aluminum 5mm oval cable chain
STEP 6
Using one 7mm jumpring attach the porcelain 47x47mm lotus focal to the center link on the 18-1/4 inch length of chain (Chain 5). Repeat to attach the porcelain rose and carnation focals to the links of your choice.

Use one 6mm jumpring to attach the drops from Steps 3 and 4 to links on the chain in the pattern of your choice.
STEP 7
Use 7mm jumprings to connect the last link on each end of chain 1 to the link on one portion of the clasp.

Pass one 7mm jumpring through the last link on chains 2 - 5 and the previous 7mm jumpring on one portion of the clasp then close. Repeat to attach the opposite end of each length of chain to the second portion of the clasp.

Earrings

STEP 1
Separate two 1-link lengths of gunmetal aluminum 5mm oval cable chain and two 1-link lengths of gunmetal aluminum 11mm oval cable chain.
STEP 2
String the following onto one 1-inch eyepin:
  • One 7x4mm flower bead cap
  • One green luster 4mm round
  • One 7x4mm flower bead cap
Form a simple loop creating a green luster 6mm link.

Repeat to create a total of two green luster 6mm round links.
STEP 3
String the following onto one 1-inch headpin:
  • One 10x3mm leaf bead cap
  • One light rose 8mm round
  • One 10x3mm leaf bead cap
Form a simple loop creating a light rose 8mm drop.

Repeat to create a total of two light rose 8mm drops.
STEP 4
Attach the first loop on one green luster 6mm link to one leverback earwire.

Pass one 7mm jumpring through the loop on the opposite end of the link and one gunmetal aluminum 11mm oval cable chain link. Pass one gunmetal aluminum 5mm oval cable link through the previous chain link and the light rose 8mm drop then close.

Repeat to create a second earring.

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