Crystal Sophistication
Designer Jamie Hogsett

Skill Level Intermediate

Materials

Trios Sophisticated (Black Onyx, Red Coral, Antique Brass)
Sterling Silver Hook and Eye Clasp - 1 set
Sterling Silver 6mm Open Jump Rings - 4 pcs
Sterling Silver 6mm Soldered Jump Rings - 2 pcs
Sterling Silver 3mm x 3mm Crimp Tubes - 4 pcs
Crystal Golden Shadow 3mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Bicone Beads - 27 pcs
Crystal Red Magma 4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Bicone Beads - 25 pcs
Crystal Satin 4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Round Beads - 36 pcs
Siam 4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Round Beads - 10 pcs
Crystal Copper 4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Round Beads - 10 pcs
Dorado 6mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Round Beads - 24 pcs
Crystal Golden Shadow 8mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Round Beads - 10 pcs
Copper 6mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Pearls - 49 pcs
Crystal Golden Shadow 50mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal De-Art Pendant - 1 pc

Tools

Wire Cutters
Bead Stoppers
Mighty Crimping Pliers
2 pairs of Chain Nose Pliers

Instructions

Finished Size: 16 1/2"


Step 1: Cut two 21 inch pieces of Black Onyx wire. Cut two 21 inch pieces of Red Coral wire. Cut two 21 inch pieces of Antique Brass wire.

Step 2: Hold all six wires together and use them to string 1 crimp tube to the center of the wires. Pass all six wires through the crimp tube again, forming about a 6mm loop of wire at the center of the wires. Crimp the tube.

Step 3: Cut two 3 inch pieces of Black Onyx wire. Cut two 3 inch pieces of Red Coral wire. Cut two 3 inch pieces of Antique Brass wire.

Step 4: Hold all six wires together and use them to string 1 crimp tube and the pendant. Pass the wires through the loop of wire formed in Step 2 and through the crimp tube again. Adjust the wires so that the loop of wire is about 12-15mm, and crimp the tube. Slide the crimp tube so that it is hidden inside the pendant.



Step 5: Use 1 Red Coral wire from one side of the necklace to string 1 Crystal Golden Shadow 8mm round to the center of the necklace. Pass the wire through the bead again to form a loop of wire around the bead. String 1 Dorado 6mm round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado 6mm round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Copper 4mm round, 1 Golden Shadow bicone, and 1 Crystal Satin round. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 6: Use the other Red Coral wire from the same side of the necklace to string 1 pearl and 1 Dorado 6mm round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado 6mm round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 7: Use 1 Black Onyx wire from the same side of the necklace to string 1 pearl and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow 8mm round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 3 Crystal Satin rounds, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 8: Use the other Black Onyx wire from the same side of the necklace to string 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 3 Crystal Satin rounds, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 9: Use 1 Antique Brass wire from the same side of the necklace to string 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 10: Use the other Antique Brass wire from the same side of the necklace to string 1 pearl and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone.

Step 11: Remove all the Bead Stoppers. Use all six wires to string 1 crimp tube and 1 soldered jump ring. Adjust the wires as necessary so that there is about 3 - 3 1/2 inches of wire between the last beads strung and the crimp tube. Pass the wires back through the tube and crimp.

Step 12: Attach the soldered jump ring to the eye (leaf) half of the clasp using 2 open jump rings.



Step 13: Use 1 Red Coral wire to string 1 pearl and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal satin round, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 3 Crystal Satin rounds, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 14: Use the remaining Red Coral wire to string 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 2 Crystal Satin rounds, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 15: Use 1 Black Onyx wire to string 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Red Magma bicone, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 16: Use the remaining Black Onyx wire to string 1 pearl and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 3 Crystal Satin rounds, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 17: Use 1 Antique Brass wire to string 1 pearl and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 1 Crystal satin round, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire and set aside.

Step 18: Use the remaining Antique Brass wire to string 1 Crystal Golden Shadow round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 pearl, and 1 Dorado round. Pass the wire through the bead again. String 1 pearl, 1 Siam round, 1 pearl, 1 Red Magma bicone, 1 Crystal Satin round, 1 Crystal Copper round, 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone, 3 Crystal Satin rounds, and 1 Crystal Golden Shadow bicone.

Step 19: Repeat Step 11.

Step 20: Repeat Step 12, using the hook half of the clasp.




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