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Copper Dragonfly & Pearl Necklace

by Cher Renae

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Price: $22.00 for the complete kit (tools not included)

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SKU: KIT-SWAR-N0065

Description

Eye-catching iridescent green Swarovski pearl and crystal paired with warm copper TierraCast charms and findings make this necklace a seasonless must-have. This design cleverly uses the ring portion of a toggle clasp as a charm-holder. With a wire twist here and a jumpring there, this simple DIY charm necklace kit takes just minutes to complete and wear.The completed necklace measures up to 24 inches.Make matching Copper Dragonfly Crystal Earrings.

Materials

4 Swarovski 3mm crystal iridescent green bicones with finish

2 Swarovski 4mm crystal iridescent green bicones with finish

1 Swarovski 8mm iridescent green round pearls

1 TierraCast dragonfly wing metal bead in antique copper

1 TierraCast 7mm jasmine bead cap in antique copper

1 TierraCast 5mm petal bead cap in antique copper

1 TierraCast birch leaf charm in antique copper

2 feet of antique copper plate 2.1mm cable chain

2 base metal 2 inch medium headpins in antique copper

1 3-inch piece of 20 gauge round antique copper Craft Wire

1 TierraCast15mm heirloom 2-loop toggle clasp ring in antique copper

4 TierraCast 20g oval jumprings in antique copper

1 TierraCast brass 7 x 12mm lobster claw clasp in antique copper

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$2.91
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$9.00
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$8.73
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$6.50
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$6.30
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$6.11
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$6.75
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$6.55
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$6.34
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$6.14
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$12.25
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$11.88
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$11.51
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$11.15

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Instructions

step 1
step 1

Slide the jasmine bead cap, pearl and petal bead cap on to a headpin. Attach the headpin to the ring portion of the toggle clasp with a simple wire twisted loop that is large enough to allow movement on the toggle ring.

Watch our wire-twisted loop video for a how-to demonstration by our beading expert.


step 2
step 2

Attach the 3-inch piece of wire next on the toggle ring with a simple wire twist.

Slide a 3mm crystal bicone on to the wire and attach the birch leaf charm with a simple wire-twisted loop.


step 3
step 3
Slide three 3mm crystal bicones, a 4mm bicone, the dragonfly wings metal bead and a 4mm bicone on to a headpin. Complete a simple wire-twisted loop to attach the headpin to the toggle ring.
step 4
step 4

Cut your chain in half. Attach one end of each chain with an oval jumpring to each loop on the toggle ring.

TIP - Use two pliers to open and close jumprings.


step 5
step 5

At this point you can make a shorter necklace by cutting an equal number of links from each chain to your desired length.

Attach an oval jumpring to the end link of one of you chains.


step 6
step 6
Use the last jumpring to attach the lobster claw clasp to the end of your other chain - and you're done.