Statement necklace tutorial.
𝘔𝘢𝘬𝘦 this statement necklace! 𝘋𝘠𝘐 𝘵𝘶𝘵𝘰𝘳𝘪𝘢𝘭 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩 𝘥𝘪𝘳𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘴 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘭𝘪𝘴𝘵 𝘰𝘧 𝘴𝘶𝘱𝘱𝘭𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘯𝘦𝘦𝘥𝘦𝘥 𝘣𝘦𝘭𝘰𝘸.
This necklace was made using products from at Michaels craft stores. This includes beginner and moderate beading techniques. First you need the following supplies:
All items can be found at, https://www.michaels.com/
1. 1 Strand of blue Imperial Jasper Nugget Beads
2. 1Strand of Turquoise Impression Jasper Round 8mm
3. 10 Inches of Beadalon wire
4. 1 Set of clasp, lobster and ring.
5. 4 silver 6mm jump rings
6. 1 package of Small Silver Mixed Spacer Beads By Bead Landing
7. 16 inches of silver chain
Measure out Beadalon wire, ( .024 in/ 0.61 mm ) for aprox 10 inches. OR whatever beads laid out requires plus addtional 2 inches.
take silver crimp bead and silver 6mm jump ring. slide wire around jump ring and through crimp bead and using crimp tool, crimp bead close. Add crimp cover over crimped bead.
String wire starting with silver spacer bead, round jasper stone bead, silver spacer bead, jasper stone chunky stone bead, silver spacer bead, round jasper stone, silver spacer bead, until you have used all of the jasper chunky style stone beads. You will want to go from small jasper stone bead to larger in the center and back up to smaller jasper beads. Finish with round jasper stone bead and silver spacer bead.
To finish the stone portion of the necklace, take a silver crimp bead and silver 6mm jump ring. slide wire around jump ring and through crimp bead and pull the wire tight through the crimp bead and jump ring tight up against the last silver spacer bead and using crimp tool, crimp bead close. Add crimp cover over crimped bead.
STEP 5 measure desired length of silver chain and using silver jump ring attach chain to necklace stone portion on both sides.
Cut the middle of chain at the top where it will close on the neck, open the chain and add lobster clasp and clasp closure ring.
Step 7 you are finished!