Holly Berry Necklace

Holly Berry Necklace







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Materials:


- (14) beads: 6mm Crystal 6301 Swarovski Elements Crystal Bicone Pendant
- (48) beads: 8mm Peridot Satin 6301 Swarovski Elements Crystal Bicone Pendant
- (21) beads: 6mm Light Siam Satin 5000 Swarovski Elements Crystal Round Bead
- (16) beads: 4x5mm Top-Drilled Freshwater Teardrop Pearls - White
- (9) inches: 6x9mm Sterling Silver Oval Flat Link Chain
- (1) 11.4mm Sterling Silver Oval Lobster Clasp
- (23) inches: Beadalon Bead Stringing Wire - 19 Strands
- (22) Sterling Silver 24 Gauge 1" Headpins
- (2) beads: Sterling Silver 2x2mm Crimp Beads
- (2) inches: Sterling Silver 24 Gauge Wire 1/2 Hard


Tools:


- Beadalon Round Nose Pliers


Directions:


Step 1. On 21 headpins, string 1) 6mm Light Siam Satin 5000 and with your needle nose pliers, make a loop and twist around the headpin to make a charm.
Step 2. On 1 headpin, string 1) 8mm Peridot Satin 6301, 1 Top-Drilled Freshwater Teardrop Pearl - White, 1) 8mm Peridot Satin 6301. Attach to one loop of the chain, making it into a charm. This will be your dangle off the chain.
Step 3. Cut the Sterling Silver chain into 2 equal pieces.
Step 4. To begin your necklace, string 1) 2x2mm Sterling Silver Crimp Bead onto your Beadalon coated wire.
Step 5. String 1) of the sections of Sterling Silver chain and crimp. Cut excess wire.
Step 6. String 2) 6mm Crystal 6301, 3) 6mm Light Siam Satin 5000, 2) 4x5mm Top-Drilled Freshwater Pearls - White, and 5) 8mm Peridot Satin 6301.
Step 7. String 2) 4x5mm Top-Drilled Freshwater Pearls - White
Step 8. Repeat step 7 three more times.
Step 9. String 5) 8mm Peridot Satin 6301, 2) 4x5mm Top-Drilled White Freshwater Pearls - White, 3) 6mm Light Siam Satin 5000, and 2) 6mm Crystal 6301.
Step 10. String 1) 2x2mm Sterling Silver Crimp Bead.
Step 11. String on the other section of Sterling Silver chain and crimp the crimp bead. Cut excess wire.
Step 12. On the end of the chain wire, wrap the section of wire and string 1) Top-Drilled Freshwater Pearl - White.
Step 13. String on the oval lobster clasp.
Step 14. Wire wrap.
Step 15. With your last headpin, string 1) 8mm Peridot Satin 6301, 1) Top-Drilled Freshwater Pearl - White, 1) 8mm Peridot Satin 6301.
Step 16. Make a loop and attach to the end of the other section of wire.
Step 17. With this as a dangle, you can make your necklace long or short, and it won't look unfinished when you wear it.


And you're finished, ENJOY!!



DESIGN BY Susan DeCicco (JBC Beads)



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