Holiday Sparkle Bracelet

Materials

  • Swarovski Emerald Crystals, 6mm, 12
  • Red matte finish beads, 8mm, six
  • Gold sparkle metal beads, 10mm, five
  • Beadalon Gold 19-strand Beading Wire, 8” length
  • Gold crimp tubes, 2mm x 2mm, two
  • Gold rope metal toggle clasp

Tools

  • Wire cutters
  • Crimping pliers

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut 8” length of Gold beading wire.

STEP 2

  • String crimp tube 1/2” onto beading wire, followed by one half of clasp. Pass end of wire back through crimp tube. Crimp tube using crimping pliers. Cut excess wire close to crimp.

STEP 3

  • String emerald crystal, red bead, and emerald crystal on wire. String gold sparkle bead. Repeat five times. String emerald crystal, red bead, and emerald crystal to finish pattern.

STEP 4

  • String remaining crimp tube and other half of clasp. Pass wire back through crimp tube. (Note: Make sure crimp tube is tight against last bead so there is no slack in wire.) Use crimping pliers to crimp tube. Cut excess wire close to crimp.
by Suzann Sladcik Wilson
Holiday Sparkle Bracelet
Holiday Sparkle Bracelet