Nicole™ Crafts Long Chain and Bead Necklace

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by Gail Colladay, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Long Chain and Bead Necklace

Anyone who loves a tiger animal print will enjoy wearing this orange and gold creation with a black outfit.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Thread three beads onto Beadalon wire. Add a crimp bead and a jump ring to wire. Loop back through the crimp bead, leaving the ring in the loop.
  • 2
    Pull tight and crimp the bead using the inner part of the crimp tool. Close it with the outer part of the tool to secure.
  • 3
    Thread remaining wire through two beads. Trim wire.
  • 4
    Cut the other side of the wire, leaving about 3 inches. Repeat the above instructions with crimp bead and jump ring.
  • 5
    Repeat this with the beads to make six total sections.
  • 6
    Cut six 4 inch lengths of gold chain. Open up the end link of one of the chain lengths with needle-nose pliers.
  • 7
    Add The jump ring from one bead section to the end of the chain section and close link.
  • 8
    Continue doing this and alternating sections until all sections are connected.
  • 9
    Attach the lobster clasp to the jump ring and the chain link on each side.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Cousins® Basic Chain Small Diamond 70 inch Antique Gold 104524965
  • Beadalon® Wire 7 strand .015in Gold 30 ft. 104249821
  • Nicole™ Crafts Jump Ring 5mm Gold 350 pcs. 104240703
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crimp Tube Bead 2mm Gold 80 pcs. 104240658
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crimp Cover Smooth Gold 60 pcs. 104240652
  • Coordinating Beads of your choice
  • Crimp Tool
  • Needle-nose Pliers
  • Flat-nose Pliers Wire Cutters