Festival of Lights
Designer Jamie Hogsett

Skill Level Intermediate

Materials

Trios Festival of Lights (White Quartz, Dark Blue Lapis, 925 Sterling Silver)
27mm Sterling Silver Square Swirl Toggle Clasp - 1 set
2mm x 2mm Sterling Silver Crimp Tubes - 34 pcs
3mm Sterling Silver Crimp Covers - 34 pcs
2" Sterling Silver Ball End Head Pins from BeadFX - 33 pcs
3mm Sterling Silver Round Beads from BeadFX - 47 pcs
4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Light Sapphire Satin Bicones from BeadFX - 48 pcs
4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Bicones from BeadFX - 48 pcs
4mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Montana Bicones from BeadFX - 48 pcs
11x16mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Baroque Drops from BeadFX - 8 pcs
15x26mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Crystal Leaf Pendants from BeadFX - 6 pcs
12x24mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Ocean Blue Flat Teardrop Pendant from BeadFX - 1 pc
6mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Natural White Pearls from BeadFX - 24 pcs
6mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Night Blue Pearls from BeadFX - 13 pcs
8mm Crystallized Swarovski Elements Night Blue Pearls from BeadFX - 12 pcs

Tools

Cutters
Chain Nose Pliers
Round Nose Pliers
Flat Nose Pliers
Crimping Pliers
Bead Stoppers

Instructions

Finished Size: 19"




Step 1: Use 1 head pin to string 1 natural white pearl and form a wire wrapped loop. Repeat entire step 23 times for a total of 24 natural white pearl dangles. Set aside.

Step 2: Use 1 head pin to string 1 night blue 6mm pearl and form a wire wrapped loop. Repeat entire step 5 times for a total of 6 night blue 6mm dangles. Set aside.

Step 3: Use 1 head pin to string 1 night blue 8mm pearl and form a wire wrapped loop. Repeat entire step 3 times for a total of 4 night blue 8mm dangles. Set aside.

Step 4: Use 4" of 925 Sterling Silver wire to string 1 crimp tube and the flat teardrop pendant. Pass back through the tube, leaving a loop of wire large enough for the pendant to move freely, and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Use the other end of the wire to string 1 night blue 6mm pearl and 1 crimp tube. Pass back through the tube, leaving about a 3mm loop of wire, and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Set aside.

Step 5: Use 4" of Dark Blue Lapis wire to string 1 crimp tube and 1 leaf pendant. Pass back through the tube, leaving a loop of wire large enough for the pendant to move freely, and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Use the other end of the wire to string 1 night blue 6mm pearl and 1 crimp tube. Pass back through the tube, leaving about a 3mm loop of wire, and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Set aside. Repeat entire step 5 times for a total of 6 leaf dangles.

Step 6: Use 4" of White Quartz wire to string 1 crimp tube and 1 baroque drop. Pass back through the tube, leaving a loop of wire large enough for the drop to move freely, and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Use the other end of the wire to string 1 night blue 8mm pearl and 1 crimp tube. Pass back through the tube, leaving about a 3mm loop of wire, and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Set aside. Repeat entire step 7 times for a total of 8 baroque dangles.

Step 7: Cut 23" of Dark Blue Lapis wire. Place a Bead Stopper on one end of the wire. Use the other end of the wire to string {1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, 1 night blue 8mm dangle, 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, and 1 night blue 6mm dangle} twice. String {1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, 1 baroque dangle, 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, and 1 leaf dangle} four times. String 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, 1 baroque dangle, 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, the flat teardrop dangle, 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, and 1 baroque dangle. String {1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, 1 leaf dangle, 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, and 1 baroque dangle} twice. String {1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, 1 night blue 6mm dangle, 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, 1 crystal bicone, and 1 night blue 8mm dangle} twice. String 1 crystal bicone, 1 silver round, and 1 crystal bicone. Place a Bead Stopper on the end of the wire.



Step 8: Cut 23" of White Quartz wire. Place a Bead Stopper on one end of the wire. Use the other end of the wire to string {1 natural white dangle, 1 Montana bicone, 1 silver round, and 1 Montana bicone} 23 times. String 1 natural white dangle. Place a Bead Stopper on one end of the wire.

Step 9: Cut 23" of 925 Sterling Silver wire. Remove the Bead Stoppers from one end each of the White Quartz and Dark Blue Lapis wires.

Step 10: Use all three wires to string 1 crimp tube. Place the tube 2" from the wire ends and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover. Trim the tails of the White Quartz and Dark Blue Lapis wires. Use the 925 Sterling Silver wire to string 1 crimp tube and one half of the clasp. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the tube with a crimp cover.

Step 11: Use the 925 Sterling Silver wire to pass through the first dangle on the Dark Blue Lapis wire and string 1 light sapphire satin bicone. Pass the 925 Sterling Silver wire through the first dangle on the White Quartz wire and string 1 light sapphire satin bicone. *Pass through the next dangle on the Dark Blue Lapis wire and string 1 light sapphire satin bicone. Pass through the next dangle on the White Quartz wire and string 1 light sapphire satin bicone. Repeat from * for the length of the necklace. Finish by passing through the final dangle on the Dark Blue Lapis wire.



Step 12: Repeat Step 10 for the other end of the necklace, using the other half of the clasp.




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