Multi-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski® Crystals, Celestial Crystal® Beads and Enamel and Gold-Finished "Pewter" Charms

Necklace

STEP 1
Cut the following lengths of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire:
  • One 11-1/2 inch length
  • Eight 5-inch lengths
  • Seven 6-1/2 inch lengths

Rivoli Links

STEP 2
Mix Devcon® 5 Minute® Epoxy according to manufacturer’s instructions. Apply a thin layer to the back of one emerald 16mm Swarovski chaton and to the center of one 18mm round rivoli link. Press the chaton into the rivoli link setting. Allow the epoxy to set for five minutes.

Tip: Make sure to use proper ventilation when using this product.

Repeat to create a total of seven rivoli links.

Tassel

STEP 3
String one crimp onto one 6-1/2 inch length of beading wire. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire creating an approximate 1/8 inch loop leaving a 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end. Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire.
STEP 4
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • Four metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Repeat this sequence to string four sets:
    • One opaque red AB2X 4mm round
    • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • Repeat this sequence to string six sets:
    • One emerald 4mm round
    • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • Repeat this sequence to string three sets:
    • One capri blue 4mm round
    • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • One capri blue 4mm round
  • One scalloped 6x2mm bead cap
  • One capri blue 6mm round
  • One scalloped 6x2mm bead cap
  • One crystal ab 6x3.5mm rondelle
  • One capri blue 8mm round
  • Crimp bead
STEP 5
Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the beads. Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire.
STEP 6
Repeat Steps 3- 5 to create a total of six tassel drops.
STEP 7
Pass one 5.5mm jumpring through the ring on one lobster claw clasp and through the loop on the Christmas tree charm then close.

Attach one 7x5mm oval jumpring to the lobster clasp.
STEP 8
String the following onto one end of one 6-1/2 inch length of beading wire, one crimp bead, the loop from each of the six tassel drops, and the oval jumpring on the Christmas tree charm.
STEP 9
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the crimp snug gathering the loops and the jumpring leaving about 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end. Crimp and trim excess from the short end of the beading wire.
STEP 10
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • One emerald 12x4.5mm BeCharmed rondelle
  • One gold-plated 14x9mm rondelle
  • One 7x4mm flower bead cap
  • One opaque red AB2X 6mm round
  • One crimp
  • One Accu-Guard™
  • The loop on one end of one rivoli link.
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the Accu-Guard.

Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.

Four Strand Cluster

STEP 11
String onto the 5-inch length of beading wire: one crimp, one 4x4mm Accu-Guard™ and the loop on one end of a rivoli link. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the loop of the link leaving approximately 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end. Insert the ends of three additional 5-inch lengths of beading wire, then crimp.
STEP 12
String the following onto one 5-inch length of beading wire:
  • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • Repeat this sequence to string seven sets:
    • One opaque red AB2X 6mm round
    • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • One opaque red AB2X 6mm round
  • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • Bead Stopper
STEP 13
String the following onto one 5-inch length of wire:
  • Four metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Repeat this sequence to string 11 sets:
    • One opaque red AB2X 4mm round
    • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • Three metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Bead Stopper
STEP 14
String the following onto one 5-inch length of wire:
  • Four metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Repeat this sequence to string four sets:
    • One opaque red AB2X 4mm round
    • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
    • One opaque red AB2X 6mm round
    • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Bead Stopper
STEP 15
String the following onto one 5-inch length of wire:
  • Three metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Repeat this sequence to string three sets:
    • One opaque red AB2X 4mm round
    • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
    • One opaque red AB2X 6mm round
    • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • One opaque red AB2X 4mm round
  • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • One opaque red AB2X 6mm round
  • One metallic gold #11 seed bead
  • One opaque red AB2X 4mm round
  • Two metallic gold #11 seed beads
  • Bead Stopper
STEP 16
Remove the Bead Stopper from one length of beading wire continue to string one crimp and one Accu-Guard. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the Accu-Guard. Insert the ends of three additional 5-inch lengths of beading wire, then crimp. Trim excess from the ends of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 17
Repeat Steps 11 -16 to create a second four strand cluster.

Single Strand

STEP 18
String onto the 11-1/2 inch length of beading wire: one crimp, one Accu-Guard and the loop on one end of a rivoli link. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the Accu-Guard leaving approximately 1/4 inch of beading wire.

Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 19
String onto the beading wire: one Capri blue 8mm round and two metallic gold #11 seed beads. Repeat this sequence to string 22 sets then string one Capri blue 8mm round.
STEP 20
Repeat Step 18 to secure the strand.

Necklace Assembly

STEP 21
Attach two 7x5mm oval jumprings to the bar portion of the toggle clasp.

Pass one 5.5mm jumpring through the loop on the opposite end of the rivoli link attached to the Capri blue single strand and the loop on one end of one rivoli link then close.

Use one 5.5mm jumpring to attach the loop on the opposite end of the previous link to the loop on the rivoli link attached to the four strand cluster then close.
STEP 22
Pass one 7x5mm oval jumpring through the Accu-Guard on one four strand cluster and the loop on the ring portion of the toggle clasp, then close. Repeat to attach a second jumpring creating double jumprings.

Repeat to attach the double jumprings on the bar portion of the toggle clasp.
STEP 23
Pass one 7x5mm oval jumpring through the loop on the rivoli link attached to the tassel and the ring of the toggle clasp, then close.

Earrings

STEP 1
Pass the loop on one leverback earwire through the loop on one Christmas tree charm, then close.

Repeat to create a second earring.

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