Beading / Jewelry

Shared Hearts Jewelry

for  Prima Bead

sizes: bracelet, approx. 5"; earrings, 2-1/2"

  • Shared Hearts Jewelry

Materials

  • Cousin Jewelry Basics: Silver Deco Hearts, four; Red Crystal Bicones, six; Red Pearls, three
  • Cousin: Silver Chain, Beading Wire
  • Cousin Silver Findings: Jump Rings, 4mm, eight, 6mm, two; Toggle Clasp; Crimp Tubes, two; Eye Pins, two

Tools

  • Pliers: needle-nose, round-nose
  • Wire cutters

Basic Supplies

  • ruler
  • Bracelet
  • 1. Cut ten 2-1/8" lengths of silver chain. Gather five lengths of chain together using 4mm jump ring. Attach another 4mm jump ring at other end of chain group. Repeat for second group of chains.
  • 2. Connect 6mm jump rings to 4mm jump rings at end of each chain group. Attach toggle end to each 6mm jump ring.
  • 3. Cut 4" length of beading wire. Use crimp tube to attach wire to 4mm jump ring.
  • 4. Thread following beads onto wire: bicone, heart, pearl, heart, bicone. Use crimp tube to attach wire to other 4mm jump ring. Trim excess wire.
  • Earrings
  • 1. Cut ten 1-1/4" lengths of silver chain. Use 4mm jump ring to gather five lengths of chain together.
  • 2. Attach eye pin to 4mm jump ring on chain group. Thread eye pin with bicone, heart, pearl, and bicone. Form loop on end.
  • 3. Attach 4mm jump ring to loop on end of eye pin. Attach earring wire to jump ring.
  • 4. Repeat Steps 1-3 for other earring.