Gold Romance Necklace
Designer Jamie Hogsett

Skill Level Beginner

Materials

24K Gold Plated Soft Flex Extreme Beading Wire .019 diameter
22 gauge Gold Soft Flex Craft Wire
12mm Gold-Plated Pewter Toggle Clasp from Tierra Cast - 1 set
2x2mm Gold Filled Crimp Tubes - 12 pcs
3mm Gold Filled Crimp Covers - 12 pcs
4mm Gold-Plated Pewter Hex Spacers from Tierra Cast - 15 spacers
4mm Black CZ Faceted Rondelles - 20 pcs
6mm Black CZ Faceted Rondelles - 24 pcs
8mm Fire Agate Rounds - 9 pcs
10mm Fire Agate Rounds - 4 pcs
4x10mm Fire Agate Drops - 15 pcs
15x10-15x15mm Black with Orange Glass Flower Buds from Barbara Svetlick of River of Glass Studio - 3 pcs

Tools

Cutters
Chain Nose Pliers
Round Nose Pliers
Needle Nose Pliers
Crimping Pliers

Instructions

Finished Size: 19"

Step 1: Use 3" of 22-gauge wire to form a wire-wrapped loop. String 1 small round, 1 spacer, 1 flower bud (bottom to top), and 1 drop (narrow end first); form a wire-wrapped loop. *Use 3" of 22-gauge wire to form a wire-wrapped loop that attaches to the previous wire-wrapped loop. String 1 small round, 1 spacer, 1 flower bud (bottom to top), and 1 drop (narrow end first); form a wire-wrapped loop. Repeat from * once. Set aside.



Step 2:
Use 2" of 22-gauge wire to form a wire-wrapped loop. String 1 small rondelle, 1 large round, and 1 small rondelle; form a wire-wrapped loop. Repeat entire step three times for a total of four large round links.



Step 3:
Use 7" of .019 diameter beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the ring half of the clasp; pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 4: String 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (wide end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 small rondelle, 1 small round, 1 small rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (narrow end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and one loop from 1 link formed in Step 1; pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.



Step 5:
Use 7" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other loop from the previous link. String 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (wide end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 small rondelle, 1 small round, 1 small rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (narrow end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and the top loop from the chain formed in Step 1; pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 6: Use 7" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the bottom loop from the chain formed in Step 1; pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. Repeat Step 4.

Step 7: Use 7" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other loop from the previous link. String 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (wide end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 small rondelle, 1 small round, 1 small rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (narrow end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and one loop from 1 link formed in Step 1; pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 8: Repeat Step 7 once.

Step 9: Use 7" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other loop from the previous link. String 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (wide end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 small rondelle, 1 small round, 1 small rondelle, 1 spacer, 1 large rondelle, 1 drop (narrow end first), 1 large rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and the bar half of the clasp; pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.


Projects not intended for children under the age of 13. The information on this instruction sheet is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed. Soft Flex® Company disclaims all liability from any injury to anyone undertaking the construction of this project as a result of improper safety precautions.