Nicole™ Crafts Three Strand Necklace

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by Angela Son, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Three Strand Necklace

Create the rich look of the charm bead necklaces at a fraction of the cost but still look like a million bucks!

Project Details

  • Level:advanced
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Cut three 25 inch strands of silver Beadalon wire. Tape the strands down together at one end.
  • 2
    Thread the iris green glass beads onto a strand to measure 7 inches. Repeat for the other two strands.
  • 3
    Add emerald green crystal beads and coordinating beads in an alternating pattern to measure about 4 1/2 inches.
  • 4
    Repeat the iris green beads for 7 inches.
  • 5
    Put the remaining unbeaded strands through the crimp tube and ring from the lobster clasp and loop back through the crimp tube.
  • 6
    Press the crimp tube using the inner jaw of the crimp tool and close it with the outer jaw to secure.
  • 7
    Place crimp cover over the closed crimp tube and close with crimp tool.
  • 8
    Take the excess wires and thread through the beads back along the strands to be hidden. Trim excess wire.
  • 9
    Repeat putting on the crimp tube and crimp bead cover on the other side of the strands and lobster clasp by following the above instructions.

Project Details

  • Level:advanced
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Sweet Beads™ Glass Beads 8/0 Iris Green 10 pcs. 104727494
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crystal Strands 8mm 8inch AB Emerald 104704272
  • Beadalon® Bead Stringing Wire 19 Strand .015in 30ft Satin Silver 104250134
  • Nicole™ Crafts Lobster Clasp Large Silver 2 pcs. 104244081
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crimp Tube Bead 2mm Silver 80 pcs. 104240659
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crimp Cover Smooth Silver 70 pcs. 104240653
  • Coordinating Bead Assortment of your choice
  • Crimp Tool
  • Tape
  • Needle-nose Pliers
  • Flat-nose Pliers
  • Wire Cutters