Creature Comfort Necklace

Featured in the May 2011 issue of Bead Style magazine.

Designer Jamie Hogsett
Skill Level Beginner
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Materials

Antique Brass Soft Flex Metallics Wire .014 diameter - 33"
17x25mm Pewter Hook from Green Girl Studios - 2 pcs
2x2mm Silver Filled Crimp Tubes - 22 pcs
3mm Sterling Silver Crimp Covers - 22 pcs
6mm Sterling Silver Jump Rings - 7 pcs
2" Sterling Silver Head Pin - 1 pc
4x3mm Brass Rondelles from Vintaj Natural Brass - 22 pcs
9x33mm Pewter Links from Green Girl Studios - 3 pcs
10x8mm Rust Polymer Clay Rondelles from Humblebeads - 6 pcs
11x7mm Teal Polymer Clay Rondelles from Humblebeads - 5 pcs
16x24x15mm Brown Polymer Clay Hedgehog Bead from Humblebeads - 1 pc

Tools

Cutters
Chain Nose Pliers
Round Nose Pliers
Crimping Pliers

Instructions

Finished Size 16 1/2"

Step 1: Use the head pin to string the hedgehog bead (bottom to top) and form a wire wrapped loop. Attach 1 jump ring to the loop. Set aside.

Step 2: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and 1 hook. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 teal rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and the jump ring used in Step 1. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.



Step 3: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the jump ring used in Steps 1 and 2. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 teal rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and one hole of 1 link. Pass back through the tube and crimp.



Step 4: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other hole of the previous link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 rust rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and one hole of 1 link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.



Step 5: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other hole of the previous link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 teal rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and 1 jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 6: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the previous jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 rust rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and 1 jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 7: Repeat Step 6.

Step 8: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the previous jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 teal rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and 1 jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 9: Repeat Step 6 twice.



Step 10: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the previous jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 teal rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and 1 jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.

Step 11: Repeat Step 6 twice.

Step 12: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the previous jump ring. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 teal rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and one hole of the remaining link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover.



Step 13: Use 3" of beading wire to string 1 crimp tube and the other hole of the previous link. Pass back through the tube and crimp. Cover the crimp tube with 1 crimp cover. String 1 brass rondelle, 1 rust rondelle, 1 brass rondelle, 1 crimp tube, and the other hook. 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.