Nicole's™ Bead Shop Purple Circle Drop Necklace

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by Nicole's™ Bead Shop Design Team

Nicole's™ Bead Shop Purple Circle Drop Necklace

Express yourself with a vibrant beaded necklace!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:30 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Slide one round Black bead onto one head pin and form a loop to create a bead drop. Slide one Black bead onto one eye pin and form a loop to create a bead link. Connect the loop on the bead drop to one of the loops on the bead link. Slide one large flat round Black/Purple bead onto one eye pin and form a loop to create a bead link. Connect one of the loops on the large Black/Purple bead link to the other side of the black bead link. Connect one 6 mm jump ring to the loop on the Black/Purple bead link to complete a bead link pendant strand. Set aside.
  • 2
    Cut one 20 inch length of beading wire. Using one crimp bead, connect one end of the beading wire to one 4 mm jump ring. String the following onto the beading wire: one round Black bead, one faceted Black/Purple flat oval bead, one round Black bead, one faceted Black/Purple flat oval bead, etc. until you have five round Black beads and four faceted Black/Purple flat oval beads. Thread the wire through the 6 mm jump ring on the end of the bead link strand from step #1.
  • 3
    Continue stringing on: one round Black bead, one large flat round Black/Purple bead, one round Black bead, one large flat round Black/Purple bead, etc. until you have added five round Black beads and four large flat round Black/Purple beads. Using one crimp bead, connect this end of the beading wire to one 6 mm jump ring.
  • 4
    Cut one 6-1/2 inch length of chain. Use one 6 mm jump ring to attach one end of chain to one side of the necklace. Use one more 6 mm jump ring to attach a lobster claw clasp to the other side of the necklace.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:30 minutes

Project Supplies

  • Nicole's™ Bead Shop Acrylic Glass Faceted Bead Strand Purple/Black 22 pc. 104800867
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Starter Pack Gold 145 pc. 104563633
  • Gold Beading Wire
  • Cousin Tool Basics Value Pack 3 pc. 104257385
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 10445586
  • Nicole™ Crafts BeadSMART™ Crimping Pliers 104257317
  • Measuring Tape or Ruler