Bib-Style Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal and Gold-Plated Brass Beads

Necklace

STEP 1
Mix Devcon® 5 Minute® Epoxy according to manufacturer's instructions. Place a thin layer of adhesive on the inside mounting of the gold-plated 13x11mm oval clasp and on the back of the Swarovski aquamarine 8x6mm oval fancy stone. Press the rhinestone into the mounting. Let the adhesive set for 5 minutes. Make sure to use proper ventilation when using this product.
STEP 2
Using a pair of chain-nose and bent-nose pliers seperate ten 1-1/4 inch (three links), ten 1-3/4 inch (four links) and one 16-inch length of gold-plated 5.5mm flat round with diamond cutout chain.
STEP 3
String one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead and one gold-plated 3mm round 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 five 12mm Artemis aquamarine bead drops.

Repeat to create five Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead drops using one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead, one gold-plated 3mm round bead and a headpin.
STEP 4
Open the loop on the end of an eyepin. Pass the loop through the loop on the top of one three-link length of chain and one four-link length of chain. Close the loop. String one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead and one gold-plated 3mm round bead onto the eyepin with chains. Repeat to create four Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis beading links.

Repeat to create five Swarovski aquamarine 17mm Artemis beading links using one Swarovski aquamarine 17mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead, one gold-plated 3mm round bead and one eyepin with two chains attached.
STEP 5
Open the loop on one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead drop. Pass the loop through the last link on the first 4-link length of chain attached to the first Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis beading link. Repeat to attach one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead drop to each of the 4-link lengths of chain and one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead drop to each of the 3-link lengths of chain on each of the beading links.
STEP 6
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open a 4mm jumpring. Pass it through the loop on the insert portion of the clasp and the first link on the 16-inch length of chain. Close the jumpring. Repeat to attach the box portion of the clasp to the last link on the chain.
STEP 7
Open the loop on one Swarovski aquamarine 17mm Artemis beading link. Pass it through the hole of the 9th link on the chain. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to attach one Swarovski aquamarine 17mm Artemis beading link to the 13th, 17th, 21st and 25th link on the chain.

Repeat to attach one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis beading link to the 11th, 15th, 19th and the 23rd link on the chain.

Earrings

STEP 1
Using a pair of chain-nose and bent-nose pliers seperate four 1-1/4 inch (three links) and four 1-3/4 inch (four links) lengths of gold-plated 5.5mm flat round with diamond cutout chain.
STEP 2
String one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead and one gold-plated 3mm round 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 a total of two Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead drops.

Repeat to create two Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead drops using one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated and Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead, one gold-plated 3mm round bead and headpin.
STEP 3
Open the loop on the end of an eyepin. Pass the loop through the loop on the top of one three-link length of chain and one four-link length of chain. Close the loop. String one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead (from the cone end), one gold-plated Swarovski crystal AB 6mm rondelle, one gold-plated 6mm stardust round bead and one gold-plated 3mm round bead onto the eyepin with chains.

Repeat to create a total of two Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis beading links.
STEP 4
Open the loop on one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead drop. Pass the loop through the last link on the first 4-link length of chain attached to the first Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis beading link. Repeat to attach one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead drop to each of the 4-link lengths of chain and one Swarovski crystal copper 12mm Artemis bead drop to each of the 3-link lengths of chain on each of the beading links.
STEP 5
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open the loop on the top of one Swarovski aquamarine 12mm Artemis bead drop. Pass it through the loop on the loop on an earwire. Close the loop. Repeat to create the second earring.

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