Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal and Gold-Plated Brass Chain

Necklace

STEP 1
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and bent-nose pliers, seperate one 3-1/2 inch, one 3-3/4 inch, one 4-1/2 inch and one 16-inch length of gold-plated 8mm round chain.
STEP 2
String one Swarovski denim blue 19mm skull 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 headpin to create a denim blue skull bead drop.

Repeat to create two crystal metallic light gold 2X skull bead drops using one Swarovski crystal metallic light gold 2X 19mm skull bead and one headpin.

Repeat to create one denim blue skull beading link using one Swarovski denim blue 19mm skull bead and a 3-inch length of Wrapit® 20-gauge wire with simple loops on either end.
STEP 3
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and bent-nose pliers, open one 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on the lobster claw clasp and the first link on the 16-inch length of chain. Close the jumpring.
STEP 4
Open the connecting link on the top of one 3-1/2 inch length of chain. Pass it over the first 8mm round link on the 4-1/2 inch length of chain. Close the connection link.

Repeat to attach the connecting link on the top of the 3-3/4 inch length of chain to the first 8mm round link on the 4-1/2 inch length of chain.
STEP 5
Open the loop on the top of the denim blue skull beading link. Pass it through the last link on the 16-inch length of chain. Close the jumpring. Open the bottom loop on the denim blue skull beading link. Pass it over the first 8mm round link on the 4-1/2 inch length of chain. Close the loop.

Open the loops on both gold skull bead drops and attach one to the last link on the 3-1/2 inch length of chain and one to the 4-1/2 inch length of chain. Repeat to attach one denim blue skull bead drop to the last link on the 3-3/4 inch length of chain.

Earrings

STEP 1
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and bent-nose pliers, seperate two 4-1/2 inch lengths of gold-plated 8mm round chain.
STEP 2
String one Swarovski denim blue 13mm skull 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 headpin. Repeat to create two denim blue skull bead drops.

Repeat to create two crystal metallic light gold 2X skull bead drops using one Swarovski crystal metallic light gold 2X 13mm skull bead and one headpin.
STEP 3
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and a pair of bent-nose pliers, open one 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on an earwire and the fifth link on one 4-1/2 inch length of chain. Close the jumpring.
STEP 4
Open the loop on the top of the denim blue skull bead drop. Pass it through the first link on the 4-1/2 inch length of chain. Close the loop. Repeat to attach one gold skull bead drop to the last link on the 4-1/2 inch length of chain.
STEP 5
Repeat Steps 3 and 4 to create the second earring.

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