Single-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal, Riverstone Gemstone Beads and Hemalyke™ Beads

Necklace

STEP 1
Cut one 32-inch, three 6-inch and three 4-inch lengths of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.
STEP 2
String the following onto the 32-inch length of beading wire:
  • One crimp
  • One Accu-Guard™ wire protector
  • The loop on the ring portion of the toggle clasp
STEP 3
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 on the end.

Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 4
Stringing Sequence for Step Four String the following onto the beading wire:
  • Three emerald 4mm rounds
  • Repeat this sequence to string nine sets:
    • One Hemalyke™ 2x1mm heishi
    • First hole in one light turquoise 12.5mm ring
    • One emerald 4mm round
    • Second hole in one light turquoise 12.5mm ring
    • One Hemalyke 2x1mm heishi
    • One bronze shade 3mm bicone
  • Repeat this sequence to string 25 sets:
    • One bronze 8mm round pearl
    • One bronze shade 3mm bicone
  • Repeat this sequence to string 12 sets:
    • One Hemalyke 4x1mm heishi
    • One 5x1.5mm flower bead cap
    • One riverstone turquoise blue 8mm round
    • One 5x1.5mm flower bead cap
    • One Hemalyke 4x1mm heishi
    • One emerald 4mm round
  • Two emerald 4mm rounds
  • One crimp
  • One Accu-Guard™ wire protector
Repeat Step 2 to secure the strand.
STEP 5
Pass one 6mm jumpring through the Accu-Guard on one end of the strand and the loop on the bar portion of the clasp then close. Repeat to attach a second jumpring creating double jumprings.
STEP 6

Light Turquoise Donut Drop

Attach one crimp to one end of one 4-inch length of beading wire then finish with a 4mm crimp cover.

String the following onto the beading wire:
  • First hole in one light turquoise 12.5mm ring
  • One emerald 4mm round
  • Second hole in one light turquoise 12.5mm ring
  • One Hemalyke 2x1mm heishi
  • One bronze 8mm round pearl
  • One Hemalyke 2x1mm heishi
  • One crimp
  • Nine light azore 4mm rounds
Pass the end of the beading wire through the ring of the clasp then back through the last crimp. Crimp, then trim the excess beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 7

Light Turquoise Meteor Drop

String the following onto one 6-inch length of beading wire:
  • One crimp
  • Three bronze shade 3mm bicones
  • One light turquoise 18mm meteor drop
  • Three bronze shade 3mm bicones
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp then pull the beading wire so the beads are snug. Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 8
Continue to string eight bronze shade 3mm bicones, two crimps and 10 emerald 4mm rounds. Pass the end of the beading wire through the ring of the clasp then back through the last two crimps.
STEP 9
Continue to string:
  • 10 Hemalyke 2x1mm heishis
  • One crimp
  • Three bronze shade 3mm bicones
  • One light turquoise 18mm meteor drop
  • Three bronze shade 3mm bicones
Pass the beading wire back through the last crimp then pull the beading wire so the beads are snug. Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 10
Insert one end of a 4-inch length of beading wire into the center two crimps, then crimp each and finish with a 4mm crimp cover.

Continue to string the following:
  • Nine light azore 4mm rounds
  • One crimp
  • Three bronze shade 3mm bicones
  • One light turquoise 18mm meteor drop
  • Three bronze shade 3mm bicones
Pass the beading wire back through the crimp then pull the beading wire so the beads are snug. Crimp, then trim the excess from the short end of the beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 11

Key Focal

String onto one 6-inch length of beading wire; one crimp, 16 light azore 4mm rounds and one bronze shade 50x21mm key focal. Pass the beading wire back through the crimp then pull the beading wire so the beads create a snug loop.

Continue to string 11 bronze shade 3mm bicones. Pass the end of the beading wire through the ring of the clasp then back through the crimp. Crimp, then trim the excess beading wire and finish with a 4mm crimp cover.
STEP 12

Riverstone Round Drop

Attach one crimp to one end of one 4-inch length of beading wire then finish with a 4mm crimp cover.

String onto the beading wire: one riverstone 10mm round, one crimp and nine emerald 4mm rounds. Pass the end of the beading wire through the ring of the clasp then back through the last crimp. Crimp, then trim the excess beading wire. Finish with a 4mm crimp cover.

Earrings

STEP 1
String the following onto one 2-inch eyepin:
  • First hole in one light turquoise 12.5mm ring
  • One emerald 4mm round
  • Second hole in one light turquoise 12.5mm ring
  • One bronze 8mm round pearl
  • One bronze shade 3mm bicone
Form a wrapped loop creating a light turquoise donut link.

Repeat to create a second light turquoise donut link.
STEP 2
Pass one 8mm jumpring through the loop on one bronze shade 30x13.5mm focal and the simple loop on the light turquoise donut link then close.

Attach one leverback earwire to the wrapped loop on the opposite end of the link.

Repeat to create a second earring.

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