Beading / Jewelry

SilveRose Mystery Necklace

By  Katie Hacker  for  Beadalon

size: 18" long

Materials

  • Bright SilveRose Beadalon 7 beading wire*, 0.018” diameter
  • Crystallized elements (Swarovski): beads: Crystal Golden Shadow 5000, 13; Vintage Rose 5040, 6mm, 14; Bronze Pearls 5000, 6mm, 15
  • Silver findings*: Small Ball Head Pins, 21; Jump Rings, 4mm, four; Wire Guardian, six; Oval Scrimp, six; Toggle Clasp

Tools

  • Pliers: Round-Nose; Chain-Nose
  • Wire Nipper
  • Miniature Screwdriver
  • 1. Attach one jump ring to toggle ring. Attach three jump rings together to form a chain and attach one end to toggle bar.
  • 2. Cut 18" length from SilveRose Beadalon.
  • 3. Loosen the screw on a Scrip finding and pass one wire end through Scrimp, Wire Guardian Jump Ring, and aback through Scrimp finding. Tighten the screw.
  • 4. Leave 2-1/2" and pass the wire through a vintage rose crystal. Wrap the wire around the crystal and pass it through the crystal again to form a small loop outside the crystal. Repeat this pattern, attaching six total vintage rose crystals evenly spaced across the necklace.
  • 5. Repeat Step 3 to attach wire end to second half of clasp.
  • 6. Pass a head pin through a crystal golden shadow bead and make a basic loop to attach it to one of the vintage rose wire loops. Repeat for each vintage rose wire loop.
  • 7. Cut 19" length from SilveRose Beadalon.
  • 8. Repeat Step 3 to attach wire end to clasp.
  • 9. Leave 1-1/2" and pass wire through a pearl. Wrap wire around the pearl and pass it through the pearl again to form a small loop outside the pearl. Repeat this pattern, attaching eight total pearls evenly spaced across the necklace.
  • 10. Repeat Step 3 to attach wire end to second half of clasp.
  • 11. Pass a head pin through a vintage rose crystal and make a basic loop to attach it to one of the pearl wire loops. Repeat for every pearl wire loop.
  • 12. Cut 20" length from SilveRose Beadalon.
  • 13. Repeat Step 3 to attach wire end to clasp.
  • 14. Leave 2-1/2" and pass wire through a crystal. Wrap wire around the bead and pass it through the bead again to form a small loop outside the pearl. Repeat this pattern, attaching seven total beads evenly spaced across the necklace.
  • 15. Repeat Step 3 to attach wire end to second half of clasp.
  • 16. Pass a head pin through a pearl and make a basic loop to attach it to one of the crystal golden shadow bead wire loops. Repeat for each crystal golden shadow bead loop.