Choice Words Necklace

Designer Jamie Hogsett
Skill Level Beginner
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Materials

22 gauge Vintage Bronze Soft Flex Craft Wire - 39"
20 gauge Vintage Bronze Soft Flex Craft Wire - 26"
Brass 16x25mm Leaf Toggle Ring from Vintaj - 1 pc
Brass 30x6mm Leaf Toggle Bar from Vintaj - 1 pc
Brass 4x5mm Etched Oval Chain from Vintaj - 20"
Brass 24-gauge Head Pins from Vintaj - 4 pcs
Brass Eye Pin from Vintaj - 1 pc
Brass 4mm Jump Rings from Vintaj - 25 pcs
Brass 5mm Jump Rings from Vintaj - 5 pcs
Brass 5mm Square Filigree Bead Caps from Vintaj - 10 pcs
Brass 3mm Melon Rounds from Vintaj - 16 pcs
Brown Size 15┬░Seed Beads - 18 pcs
Mottled Aqua 5x4mm Fire-polished Rondelles from Raven's Journey - 6 pcs
Mottled Aqua 7x5mm Fire-polished Rondelles from Raven's Journey - 11 pcs
Peacock 10-12mm Ceramic Kazuri Rounds from Antelope Beads - 2 pcs
Pearl Green 10-12mm Ceramic Kazuri Rounds from Antelope Beads - 2 pcs
Rock Garden 10-12mm Ceramic Kazuri Rounds from Antelope Beads - 2 pcs
Aqua 25x22mm Ceramic Love Bead from Diane Hawkey - 1 pc
Green 30x20mm Ceramic Inspire Bead from Diane Hawkey - 1 pc
Green 20x24mm Ceramic Leaf Charm from Earthenwood Studio - 1 pc
Aqua-and-White 12x7mm Polymer Clay Rondelles from Humblebeads - 5pc

Tools

Cutters
Round Nose Pliers
Chain Nose Pliers
Flat Nose Pliers

Instructions

Finished Size: 21 1/4"

Step 1: Divide the chain into three 1-link pieces, one 2-link piece, two 3-link pieces, one 4-link piece, one 5-link piece, one 7-link piece, one 8-link piece, two 9-link pieces, one 10-link piece, two 12-link pieces, one 13-link piece, one 15-link piece, and two 17-link pieces. Set aside.

Step 2: Use flat-nose pliers to bend open the four sides of 1 square bead cap so that it is flat. Repeat with all remaining bead caps.

Step 3: Use 3" of 22-gauge wire to form a double-wrapped loop. String 1 seed bead, 1 bead cap, 1 polymer clay rondelle, 1 bead cap, and 1 seed bead; form a double-wrapped loop. Repeat entire step four times for a total of five polymer links. Set aside.

Step 4: Use 3" of 20-gauge wire to form a double-wrapped loop. String 1 melon round, 1 peacock Kazuri round, and 1 melon round; form a double-wrapped loop. Repeat once for a total of two peacock links.

Step 5: Repeat Step 4 using pearl green Kazuri rounds. Repeat Step 3 using rock garden Kazuri rounds.



Step 6: Use one 4mm jump ring to attach the leaf toggle bar to one 1-link chain. Attach components as follows: one 4mm jump ring, 1 peacock link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 polymer clay link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 pearl garden link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 polymer clay link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 rock garden link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 polymer clay link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 peacock link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 polymer clay link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 pearl garden link, one 4mm jump ring, 1 polymer clay link, one 4mm jump ring, and one rock garden link. Set aside.

Step 7: Use 4" of 20-gauge wire to form a double-wrapped loop. String 1 melon bead, the love bead, and 1 melon bead; form a double-wrapped loop. Repeat entire step using the inspire bead. Set aside.



Step 8: Use 2" of 22-gauge wire to form a double-wrapped loop. String 1 mottled aqua 5x4mm rondelle; form a double-wrapped loop. Repeat entire step five times for a total of six small aqua links.

Step 9: Use 2" of 22-gauge wire to form a double-wrapped loop. String 1 mottled aqua 7x5mm rondelle; form a double-wrapped loop. Repeat entire step ten times for a total of eleven large aqua links.

Step 10: Attach one end of one 3-link chain to one loop of 1 large aqua link. Attach one end of the 8-link chain to the other end of the link. Set aside. Attach one end of one 9-link chain to one end of 1 large aqua link. Attach one 1-link piece to the other end of the link. Set aside. Attach one end of the 7-link chain to 1 small aqua link. Attach the 5-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach one 5mm jump ring to one end of the three chains just formed. Use one 5mm jump ring to attach the other ends of the chains to the bottom loop of the inspire link formed in Step 7.

Step 11: Attach one 1-link chain to 1 large aqua link. Attach one 12-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 large aqua link. Attach one 12-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 small aqua link. Attach the 13-link chain to the other end of the link.

Step 12: Attach the 10-link chain to 1 small aqua link. Attach the 15-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 large aqua link. Attach one 9-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 large aqua link. Attach the 4-link chain to the other end of the link.

Step 13: Attach one 3-link chain to 1 small aqua link. Attach one 17-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 large aqua link. Attach one 17-link chain to the other end of the link. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 large aqua link. Attach one 1-link chain to the other end of the link.



Step 14: Use one 5mm jump ring to attach the top loop of the inspire link to one end each of the chains formed in Steps 11-13. Use one 5mm jump ring to attach the other ends of the chains to the leaf toggle ring. Set aside.

Step 15: Attach the eye pin to the ceramic leaf charm. Attach ten 4mm jump rings to the leaf charm, placing 5 jump rings on each side of the eye pin. Use the eye pin to string three 4mm jump rings and one 7x5mm rondelle; form a double-wrapped loop. Set aside.



Step 16: Use 1 head pin to string 1 seed bead, one 7x5mm rondelle, and 1 seed bead; form a double-wrapped loop. Repeat entire step for a total of two large aqua dangles.

Step 17: Repeat Step 16 using 5x4mm rondelles for a total of two small aqua dangles.

Step 18: Use one 5mm jump ring to attach 1 large aqua dangle, 1 small aqua dangle, the double-wrapped loop formed in Step 15, 1 small aqua dangle, and 1 large aqua dangle to the bottom loop of the love link formed in Step 7.

Step 19: Use the etched jump ring to attach the double-wrapped loop of the rock garden link set aside in Step 6 and the top loop of the love link to the 5mm jump ring from Step 10.




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