Gold Knitted Cage Bracelet
Designer Sara Oehler (inspired by Jamie Hogsett design)

Skill Level Beginner

Materials

Soft Flex Extreme Beading Wire .019 Diameter in 24K Gold
Sterling Silver Square Magnet Clasp
3mm x 3mm Sterling Silver Crimp Tubes - 2 pcs
Sterling Silver Cones - 2 pcs
8mm Jet Black Bicone Crystals - 3 pcs
10mm Round Lava Beads - 6 pcs
8-10mm Bali Silver Beads - 6 pcs
Black Tourmaline - 2 pcs

Tools

5-Pin Knitting Spool and Stylus
Wire Cutters
Mighty Crimping Pliers
Bead Stoppers

Instructions

Finished Size: 7 1/4"


Step 1: Use the beading wire and the 5-Pin Knitting Spool to knit a 6 1/2" length of knitted wire using Style 1 in the instructions for How to Use the Knitting Spool, making sure to leave 3" of wire at the beginning of the knitted wire. Cut the wire from the spool, leaving a 3" tail, and place a Bead Stopper on the wire. Set aside.

Step 2: Cut 9" of beading wire. Place a Bead Stopper on one end of the wire. String a lava bead, silver bead, crystal, silver bead, lava bead, tourmaline, lava bead, silver bead, crystal, silver bead, lava bead, tourmaline, lava bead, silver bead, crystal, silver bead, lava bead.

Step 3: Pass the beaded wire through the knitted wire cage, gently pushing the beads into the wire a few at a time. If a wire end pokes through the knitted cage, carefully tuck it back inside.

Step 4: Use both wire ends to string 1 cone (wide end first), 1 crimp tube, and one half of the clasp. Push the cone onto the end of the wire cage and snug the wires. Pass all four wires back through the crimp tube, and crimp. Carefully trim the wire ends.

Step 5: Repeat Step 6 for the other end of the bracelet.




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