Nicole's Bead Shop Blue Bohemian Jewelry Set

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by Allison Beth Cooling

Nicole's Bead Shop Blue Bohemian Jewelry Set

Create jewelry that's as unique as you are!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Necklace: Strand 1: Cut the large double chain to 19 inch and add a large jump ring to each end.
  • 2
    Strand 2: Cut a piece of gold coated beading wire to 12 inches. Add 16 pieces from the Blue Iridescent cut glass beads, 10 pieces from the White/Blue Beads with Light Blue rondelles and 4 rectangles and 1 round piece from the Antique Gold mixed metal beads in the pattern shown or as desired. Crimp the ends onto a solid jump ring with a crimp bead.
  • 3
    Cut the chain into two 4 inch lengths and add to the solid jump ring on each end of the beaded strand. Add a small jump ring to each end of the chain.
  • 4
    Strand 3: Cut two pieces of chain to 3-3/8 inch. Attach the end of both chains to a small jump ring.
  • 5
    Attach the other ends of the chain to the loops of the Blue Brass connectors with small jump rings.
  • 6
    Cut 8 links of the chain and attach to another brass connector with small jump rings. Repeat this for the second loop.
  • 7
    Repeat 1 more time. You should have three Brass connectors attached to chains.
  • 8
    Cut one piece of the small oval chain to 2 links and another to 5 links. Attach to another Brass connector with the shorter of the pieces on top. Repeat.
  • 9
    Cut 8 links of the chain and attach to another Brass connector with small jump rings. Repeat 1 more time.
  • 10
    Add the 7th connector and then two more lengths of chain cut to 3 3/8 inches. Attach the end of both chains to a small jump ring.
  • 11
    Cut a final piece of small oval chain to 4-1/2 inch and thread on the teardrop Turquoise accent. Attach to the 3rd and 5th brass connector with small jump rings as shown.
  • 12
    Assemble: attach all of the smaller jump rings at the end of each strand to the large jump ring that is on the end of the larger chain strand. Repeat for second side.
  • 13
    Attach a lobster clasp on one side with a small jump ring and add a larger jump ring as a closure on the other side.
  • 14
    Bracelet: remove 3 Brass connectors from the strand. Either keep them connected as they are packaged or connect them with small jump rings.
  • 15
    Cut 12 lengths of the small oval chain to 2 inch (or desired length).
  • 16
    Attach three lengths of chain to each end loop of the Brass connectors with a small jump ring.
  • 17
    Thread the final link from all 6 lengths of chain onto a large jump ring and close.
  • 18
    Repeat for second side.
  • 19
    Attach the toggle clasp to each end with a small jump ring.
  • 20
    Earrings (make 2): thread a Blue Iridescent cut glass bead onto a head pin.
  • 21
    Create a wire wrapped loop.
  • 22
    Attach to an earring wire from the starter pack.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole's Bead Shop Strand Brass/Gold and Blue Connectors 7 pc. 104801357
  • Nicole's Bead Shop Strand Iridescent Blue/Green Cut Glass 20 pc. 104801595
  • Nicole's Bead Shop Strand with White/Blue Beads and Light Blue Rondelles 21 pc. 104800763
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Large Double Chain with Texture 104789777
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Mixed Metal Beads Antique Gold 15 pc. 104563333
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Metal Accent Gold/Turquoise Teardrop 104744259
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Starter Pack Antique Gold 145 pc. 104556558
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Small Link Chain Antique Gold 100 inch 104524920
  • Cousin Jewelry Basics Jump Rings 4 mm and 6 mm Antique Gold 400 pc. 104563114
  • Cousin Tool Basics Value Pack 3 pc. 104257385
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • 7 Strand Gold Beadng Wire (1 package)
  • Crimping Pliers