Triple-Strand Necklace and Earring Set with Swarovski Crystal and Liquid Silver-Finished Brass Beads

Necklace

First Strand

STEP 1
Cut one 28-inch length, one 33-inch, one 36-inch of Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire.
STEP 2
String onto the 28-inch length beading wire: one crimp and one Accu-Guard™ wire protector. 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.
STEP 3
String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 14 liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes
  • Seven Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • One liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tube
  • Three Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string four sets:
    • One 2mm round bead
    • Three aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string seven sets:
    • One 2mm round bead
    • Three light azore 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string four sets:
    • One 2mm round bead
    • Three aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • One 2mm round bead
  • Three Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • Three liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes
STEP 4
Stringing Sequence Continue to string seven Capri blue 3mm bicones, seven liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes and seven Capri blue 3mm bicones then repeat the sequence in Step 3 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace.

Repeat Step 2 to secure the strand.

Second Strand

STEP 5
Repeat Step 2 using the 33-inch length of beading wire.

String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 14 liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes
  • Seven Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • One liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tube
  • Three Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • One 2.5mm round bead
  • Two light azore 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string three sets:
    • One 2.5mm round bead
    • Three aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string seven sets:
    • One 2.5mm round bead
    • Three light azore 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string four sets:
    • One 2.5mm round bead
    • Three aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • One 2.5mm round bead
  • Three Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • Three liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes
STEP 6
Continue to string nine Capri blue 3mm bicones, 10 liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes and nine Capri blue 3mm bicones then repeat the sequence in Step 5 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace.

Repeat Step 2 to secure the strand.

Third Strand

STEP 7
Repeat Step 2 using the 36-inch length of beading wire.

String the following onto the beading wire:
  • 14 liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes
  • Seven Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • One liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tube
  • Three Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • One 3mm round bead
  • One light azore 3mm bicone
  • Repeat this sequence to string three sets:
    • One 3mm round bead
    • Three aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string seven sets:
    • One 3mm round bead
    • Three light azore 3mm bicones
  • Repeat this sequence to string three sets:
    • One 3mm round bead
    • Three aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • One 3mm round bead
  • Three Capri blue 3mm bicones
  • Three liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes
STEP 8
Continue to string 11 Capri blue 3mm bicones, 15 liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes and 11 Capri blue 3mm bicones then repeat the sequence in Step 7 in the opposite direction to string the second half of the necklace.

Repeat Step 2 to secure the strand.
STEP 9
Pass one 4mm jumpring through the Accu-Guard on one end of the 28-inch strand and the top loop on one portion or the 3-strand slide lock clasp then close. Repeat to attach the Accu-Guard on the opposite end to the top loop on the second portion of the clasp.

Repeat to attach the 33-inch strand to the middle loop on each portion of the clasp. Repeat to attach the 36-inch strand to the bottom loop on each portion of the clasp.

Earrings

STEP 1
Cut two 8-inch lengths beading wire.
STEP 2
Place a Bead Stopper™ on one end of one 8-inch length of beading wire then string one crimp.
STEP 3
Continue to string the following:
  • One liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tube
  • Three light azore 3mm bicones
  • One 2.5mm round bead
  • Four aquamarine 3mm bicones
  • One 2.5mm round bead
  • Five Capri blue 3mm bicones
STEP 4
Continue to string three liquid silver-finished 5x1mm straight tubes then repeat Step 2 to string the second half of the strand.
STEP 5
Remove the Bead Stopper from the first end of the beading wire. Pass the opposite end of the beading wire through the crimp in the opposite direction then crimp.

Place a bottom clamp-on bead tip over the crimp then close.
STEP 6
Attach one leverback earwire to the two loops on the bead tip.
STEP 7
Repeat Steps 2 - 6 to create a second earring.

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