Multi-Strand Bracelet with Labradorite Gemstone Beads, Rainbow Moonstone Gemstone Beads and Swarovski Crystal

STEP 1
Using flush-cutters cut six 9-inch lengths of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire and one 1-1/2 inch length of gold-finished 4mm figure-8 chain.
STEP 2
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers open two gold-plated 4mm jumprings.

Pass one jumpring through the loop on one gold-plated lobster claw clasp and the single loop side on one antiqued gold-finished 16x7mm 2-strand end bar. Close the jumpring.
STEP 3
String the following onto the two 9-inch lengths of beading wire:
  • One copper 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard™ wire protector
  • The top loop on the 2-loop side of the end bar
STEP 4
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp bead. Pull the beading wire so the crimp rests snug against the Accu-Guard leaving approximately 1/4 inch of beading wire on the end. Place a small amount of adhesive (Loctite®) inside the crimp (optional).

Using crimping pliers crimp the crimp bead. Using flush-cutters trim the excess from the short ends of the beading wire. Place one silver-plated 4mm crimp cover over the crimp bead then gently close it.
STEP 5
String onto both lengths of beading wire one gold-plated 7x4mm corrugated rondelle then separate the lengths of beading wire.
STEP 6
Continue to string the following onto one length of beading wire:
  • One Delica® transparent crystal white ice #11 seed bead
  • Nine labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Five labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski crystal dorado 2X 3mm bicone
  • Seven labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Sixteen labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Nine labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski crystal dorado 2X 3mm bicone
  • Eight labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Thirteen labradorite mini chips
Place a Bead Stopper™ on the end of the beading wire to secure the strand.
STEP 7
String onto the second 9-inch length of beading wire one seed bead and one rainbow moonstone medium chip. Repeat this sequence to string a total of forty-two sets.
STEP 8
Remove the Bead Stopper and string the following onto both lengths of beading wire:
  • One Swarovski and gold-plated crystal AB 10x3.5mm rondelle
  • One labradorite 18x13mm oval
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • One copper 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard wire protector
  • The top loop on the 2-loop side of a second end bar
Repeat Step 4 to secure the strands.
STEP 9
String the following onto two 9-inch lengths of beading wire:
  • One copper 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard wire protector
  • The bottom center loop on the 2-loop side of the end bar from Step 3
Repeat Step 4 to secure the center loop on the end bar.
STEP 10
String the following onto the third length of beading wire:
  • Two seed beads
  • Eleven labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Twenty-two labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Seven labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski crystal dorado 2X 3mm bicone
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One labradorite 16mm flat round
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One Swarovski crystal dorado 2X 3mm bicone
  • Twenty-two labradorite mini chips
  • Two seed beads
Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the beading wire to secure the strand.
STEP 11
String the following onto the fourth 9-inch length of beading wire:
  • Two seed beads
  • Repeat this sequence to string a total of twelve sets:
    • One rainbow moonstone medium chip
    • One seed bead
  • One rainbow moonstone medium chip
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One rainbow moonstone faceted rectangle
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • Repeat this sequence to string a total of thirty-four sets:
    • One rainbow moonstone medium chip
    • One seed bead
  • Four seed beads
STEP 12
Remove the Bead Stopper and string the following onto both lengths of beading wire:
  • One copper 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard wire protector
  • The bottom center loop on the 2-loop side of a second end bar
Repeat Step 4 to secure the strands.
STEP 13
String the following onto two 9-inch lengths of beading wire:
  • One copper 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard wire protector
  • The bottom loop on the 2-loop side of the end bar
Repeat Step 4 to secure the bottom loop on the end bar.
STEP 14
String the following onto both strands of beading wire:
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One labradorite 16mm flat round
  • One Swarovski and gold-plated crystal AB 10x3.5mm rondelle
STEP 15
Separate the beading wire then string the following onto the fifth strand:
  • One seed bead
  • Eleven labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Six labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski crystal dorado 2X 3mm bicone
  • Six labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Twelve labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Eight labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski crystal dorado 2X 3mm bicone
  • Six labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Ten labradorite mini chips
  • One Swarovski erinite 3mm bicone
  • Seven labradorite mini chips
  • One Delica transparent crystal white ice #11 seed bead
Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the beading wire to secure the strand.
STEP 16
String onto the sixth length of beading wire one rainbow moonstone medium chip and one seed bead. Repeat this sequence to string a total of fifteen sets.
STEP 17
Continue to string the following:
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • One Swarovski white opal 14mm twist
  • One gold-plated 2.5x1.5mm corrugated crimp (do not crimp)
  • Repeat this sequence to string a total of twenty-six sets:
    • One rainbow moonstone medium chip
    • One seed bead
STEP 18
Remove the Bead Stopper and string the following onto both lengths of beading wire:
  • One gold-plated 7x4mm corrugated rondelle
  • One copper 2x2mm crimp bead
  • One Accu-Guard wire protector
  • The bottom loop on the 2-loop side of the end bar
Repeat Step 4 to secure the strands.
STEP 19
Pass one jumpring through the last link on the 1-1/2 inch length of figure-8 chain and the single loop side on the 2-strand end bar. Close the jumpring.

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