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Hummingbird Bag Charm

Materials

1 38mm lobster swivel clasp w/chain
1 cast metal hummingbird bird charm
1 14x1mm cast metal Frangipani charm
1 19x13mm cast metal leaf petal charm
1 eye pin
4 long head pin
7 short head pins
7 jump rings
2 bead caps
5 daisy spacers
4 3mm brass spacer beads

1 18mm Imperial Crystal twisted flat round
2 10mm round glass beads
5 4x6mm Imperial Crystal rondelle
2 4mm Imperial Crystal bicone
2 18x12mm Lucite style tulip bead
3 10mm Lucite style flower small cup bead

Materials are available at wwww.beadsonline.com.au

Technique

1. Take five short head pins and five 4x6mm rondelle crystal beads. Created crystal beaded-dangles by placing one bead on each head pin and bending your head pin at a 90 degree angle, cutting 1cm from the bend and using your round nose pliers make a loop.

2. Take two long head pins, two 10mm blue round beads, two 3mm spacer beads, two bead caps and two daisy spacers. Place on each head pin one daisy spacer, one bead cap, one 10mm blue bead and one spacer bead. Create beaded dangles by trimming each head pin 1cm from the bead and forming a loop.

3. Take two long head pins, two 4mm bicone beads, two small Lucite style bead cup, two Lucite style lily beads, two daisy spacers and two 3mm spacer beads. Thread on each head pin one bicone bead, one daisy spacer, one Lucite style small flower cup, one Lucite style lily bead and one spacer bead. Create beaded dangles by trimming each head pin 1cm from the bead and forming a loop.

4. Take one head pin and thread one daisy spacer and one Lucite style small flower cup

5. Create a beaded connector by taking one eye pin and threading one 18mm twisted round bead. Bend the eye pin at a 90 degree angle, measure 1cm, trim and using your round nose pliers make a loop. Take one jump ring and attach the newly created beaded-connector to the end of the chain attached to the lobster clasp. Take one more jump ring and thread other side of the beaded connector, one rondelle beaded-dangle (step 1), one small flower cup beaded-dangle (step 4) and the hummingbird pendant.

6. Take one jump ring and thread one blue round beaded-dangle (step 2) and attach to the large jump ring attaching the lobster clasp to the chain (sitting left from the chain)

7. Take one jump ring and thread the Lily Lucite flower cup beaded-dangle (step 5) and one rondelle beaded-dangle (step 1). Attach to the first link of the chain, sitting on the right.

8. Take one jump ring and thread one rondelle beaded-dangle and one leaf petal charm. Attach to the second link of the chain, sitting on the left.

9. Take one jump ring and thread one blue round beaded-dangle (step 2). Attach to the third link of the chain, sitting on the right.

9 Repeat step 7 but instead attach the jump ring to the fourth link, sitting on the left.

10. Take one more jump ring and thread the Frangipani charm and one crystal beaded dangle. Attach to the jump ring attaching the end of the chain to the beaded-connector, sitting on the right.