Romance Necklace
Designer Jamie Hogsett
Skill Level Beginner

Materials

Trios Romance wire set (Quartz, Rhodocrosite, Garnet)
22x11mm Sterling Silver Three-Strand Slide Clasp
2mm x 2mm Soft Flex Sterling Silver Seamless Crimp Tubes - 66 pcs
5mm Sterling Silver Open Jump Rings - 4 pcs
23x7mm Sterling Silver 2 Loop Pillar Connectors - 12 pcs
7x3mm - 7x14mm Garnet Simple Cut Gemstones - 33 pcs
12x8mm Rhodochrosite Ovals - 4 pcs
10x5mm Rhodochrosite Rectangles - 3 pcs
15x8mm Rose Quartz Matte Nuggets - 4 pcs
10x15mm Quartz Polished Nuggets - 4 pcs
15x10mm Quartz Matte Nuggets - 4 pcs

Tools

Crimping Pliers
Cutters

Instructions

Finished size: 17 1/4"



Shortest Strand:

Step 1: Use 6" of Garnet wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other end of the link. Pass back through the tube and crimp, wasting as little wire as possible. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone and 1 crimp tube. Place the tube 3/4" from the previous tube and crimp. String 1 Rhodocrosite oval and 1 crimp tube. Crimp the tube to keep the Rhodocrosite stationary. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone and 1 crimp tube. Place the tube 1 1/4" from the previous tube and crimp. String 1 Quartz matte nugget and 1 crimp tube. Crimp the tube to keep the Quartz stationary. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone, 1 crimp tube, and one hole of 1 link. Pass back through the tube and crimp.

Step 2: Use 6" of Rhodocrosite wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other hole of the link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone and 1 crimp tube. Place the tube 3/4" from the previous tube and crimp. String 1 Rose Quartz nugget and 1 crimp tube. Crimp the tube to keep the Rose Quartz stationary. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone and 1 crimp tube. Place the tube 1 3/8" from the previous tube and crimp. String 1 Quartz polished nugget and 1 crimp tube. Crimp the tube to keep the Quartz stationary. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone, 1 crimp tube, and one hole of 1 link. Pass back through the tube and crimp.

Step 3: Use 6" of Quartz wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other hole of the link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone and 1 crimp tube. Place the tube 3/4" from the previous tube and crimp. String 1 Rhodocrosite rectangle and 1 crimp tube. Crimp the tube to keep the Quartz stationary. String 1 Garnet simple cut stone, 1 crimp tube, and one hole of 1 link. Pass back through the tube and crimp.

Step 4: Use 1 jump ring to attach the other hole of the first link used in the strand to the first loop of one half of the clasp. Use 1 jump ring to attach the other hole of the last link used in the strand to the first loop of the other half of the clasp.

Middle Strand:

Step 5: Repeat Step 2, attaching the first end of the wire to the second loop of one half of the clasp.

Step 6: Repeat Step 3. Repeat Step 1.

Step 7: Repeat Step 2, attaching the last end of the wire to the second loop of the other half of the clasp.

Longest Strand:

Step 8: Repeat Steps 1-3. Repeat Step 1. Repeat Step 4, attaching the links to the third loops of the clasp.