Nicole™ Crafts Teardrop Necklace

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by Nicole™ Crafts Angela Son

Nicole™ Crafts Teardrop Necklace

This necklace will make you want to add more blue to your wardrobe. Or wear it with the coordinating outfits you already have - you can't go wrong.

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Project Instructions

  • 1
    Thread a teardrop bead halfway onto an eye pin. Bend wire of eye pin up and twist around itself several times under loop. Trim excess. Repeat five times for a total of six.
  • 2
    Thread an eye pin through an antique gold ball bead. Make a loop and trim excess. Connect one loop end to a teardrop piece. Repeat for the other five teardrop pieces.
  • 3
    Cut an 8 inch piece of gold wire. Tape one end down on work surface.
  • 4
    Thread on crystal bead, divider, crystal bead and gold bead with teardrop. Repeat until beads measure about 4 5/8 inches.
  • 5
    Cut two 6 1/2 inch pieces of antique gold chain.
  • 6
    Put one end of wire through crimp bead, through end of chain and back through crimp bead. Use crimp tool to close crimp bead.
  • 7
    Place crimp cover over crimp bead and close with crimp tool.
  • 8
    Thread excess wire through beads and trim excess. Repeat for other side of wire and other piece of chain.
  • 9
    Attach lobster clasp at the ends of chain pieces using jump rings and pliers.

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Project Supplies

  • Sweet Beads™ Chain Metal 48 inch Round Antique Gold 104598364
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crimp Tube Bead 2 mm Gold 80 pc. 104240658
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crimp Cover 30ft Gold 60 pc. 104240652
  • Beadalon® Bead Stringing Wire 7strd Satin Gold 104249821
  • Beadalon® Bead Crimp Tool 104250127
  • Nicole™ Crafts Flat and Round Combination Pliers 104248455 
  • Panacea™ Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Tape
  • Teardrop Beads color of choice
  • Crystal Beads to compliment
  • Ball Bead Antique Gold
  • Divider Antique Gold
  • Eye Pins Antique Gold