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Blue & White Charm Bracelet

Materials

1 heart clasp
18cm chain
2 8mm cast metal twisted rings
9 head pin with ball
44 small head pins
16 4mm daisy spacers
8 bead caps
19 jump rings
4 22x16mm Plum Blossom charms
4 12mm porcelain round beads
4 12x8mm lamp work rondelle beads
4 14mm synthetic coral rose beads
25 6mm South Sea Shell pearl beads
4 8mm South Sea Shell pearl beads
12 4x6mm Imperial crystal rondelle beads
4 6x8mm Imperial crystal rondelle beads

Materials are available at wwww.beadsonline.com.au

Technique

1 Create the following beaded-dangles using small head pins
A: Twenty-four small pearl beaded-dangles: One 6mm pearl bead
B: Four medium pearl beaded-dangles: One 8mm pearl bead
C: Twelve small crystal beaded-dangles: One 4x6mm crystal rondelle bead
D: Four medium crystal beaded-dangles: One 6x8mm crystal rondelle bead
E Four flower beaded-dangles: One 14mm flower bead
Create the following beaded-dangles using head pins with ball
F: Four porcelain beaded-dangles: One daisy spacer, one bead cap, one 12mm porcelain bead & one daisy spacer
G: Four lamp work beaded-dangles: One daisy spacer, one bead cap, one 12x8mm lamp work rondelle bead and one daisy space

NOTE: Beaded-dangles are created by threading the bead or sequence of beads on a head pin, then either finishing the head pin with a wrapped loop or a round loop.

2 Make up the bracelet base by taking one 6mm jump ring and threading the end of the 18cm length of chain and attaching the clasp. Take one new 6mm jump ring and attach the 8mm twisted close ring to the other side of the chain. Now take one more 6mm jump ring and attach the previous twisted ring and one new twisted ring. Take one head pin with ball and thread one 6mm pearl bead. Trim 1cm from the bead and start to form a loop. Before closing the loop attach to the last twisted ring.
3 Attach the charms and beaded-dangles to the bracelet base by using 6mm jump rings in the following order (start on the first link next to the jump ring attaching the clasp and keep adding charms every second link). Cluster all the items on one jump ring for each link.
Link 1 One 1F porcelain beaded-dangle, two 1A small pearl beaded-dangle and one 1C small crystal beaded-dangle
Link 3 One flower charm, one 1B medium pearl beaded-dangle, one 1A small pearl beaded-dangle and one 1C small crystal beaded-dangle
Link 5 One 1G lamp work beaded-dangle, two 1A small pearl beaded-dangles and one 1D medium crystal beaded-dangle
Link 7 One 1E flower beaded-dangle, one 1A small pearl beaded-dangle and one 1C small crystal beaded-dangle

Repeat the sequence from link 1 to link 7 three more times