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Deco Grey Pearl Necklace

Materials

1 pendant & connector set
1 clasp
38 6mm jump rings
3 8mm twisted rings
30 small eye pins
12 medium eye pins
1 head pin
4 7mm rhinestone rondelle spacer beads
4 6mm rhinestone rondelle spacer beads

18 6x8mm Imperial rondelle crystal black diamond
21 6mm south sea shell pearl beads
26 8mm south sea shell pearl beads

Materials are available at wwww.beadsonline.com.au

Technique

1 Create the following beaded-connectors:
A: Six double crystal beaded-connectors: Two 6x8mm crystal rondelle beads
B: Four large pearl rhinestone beaded-connectors: One 8mm pearl bead, one 7mm rhinestone spacer bead and one 8mm pearl bead.
C Two double large pearl beaded-connectors: Two 8mm pearl beads
D Fourteen single pearl beaded-connectors: One 8mm pearl bead
E Four small pearl rhinestone beaded-connectors: One 6mm pearl bead, one 6mm rhinestone spacer bead and one 6mm pearl bead.
F Six double small pearl beaded-connectors: Two 6mm pearl beads
G Six single crystal connectors: One 6x8mm crystal rondelle bead,

NOTE: Beaded-connectors are created by threading the bead or sequence of beads on an eye pin, then trimming the eye pin 1cm from the last bead. Then take your round-nose pliers and form a loop on the end.

2 Create one of the outer necklace strap by using 6mm jump rings to join beaded-connectors from step 1 in the following order: One double crystal beaded-connector (step 1A), one large pearl rhinestone beaded-connector (step 1b), one double crystal beaded-connector, one large pearl rhinestone beaded-connector, one double crystal beaded-connector, one double large pearl beaded-connector (step 1C), * one single crystal connector (step 1G), one single pearl beaded-connector (step 1D)** repeat from * to ** two times. Repeat this step for the second outer necklace strap.

3 Take two 6mm jump rings ,the two necklace straps from step 2 and the focal pendant. Using one jump ring per strap attach the straps to the top hole of the pendant.

4 Create one of the inner necklace strap by using 6mm jump rings to join beaded-connectors from step 1 in the following order: One small pearl rhinestone beaded-connector (step 1E), one single pearl beaded-connector (step 1D), one small pearl rhinestone beaded-connector, *one single pearl beaded-connector, one double small pearl beaded-connector (step1F) **repeat from * to ** two times. Repeat this step for the second necklace strap.

5. Take two 6mm jump rings ,the two necklace straps from step 4 and the connector style pendant. Using one jump ring per strap attach to each side of the pendant.

6 Take three 8mm twisted rings and two 6mm jump rings. Create a chain by using the 6mm jump rings to join the twisted rings. Now take one head pin and thread one 6mm pearl bead. Start to form a wrapped loop but before starting the wrap thread the loop on one of end the twisted rings on your newly formed chain.

7 Take one 6mm jump ring and thread the end of both the inner and outer necklace. Take one more 6mm jump ring and thread the previous jump ring and attach the clasp. Take another 6mm jump ring and thread the open ends of the two necklaces. Make sure the inner necklace sits in the middle. Take one last 6mm jump ring and attach the chain from step 6.