Crystallized Swarovski Elements Winter Skies Bracelet
by Michele Rose
Crystals and pearls are often reserved for special occasions; but you don't have to wait for a holiday or fancy Princesses evening out to drape yourself in that twinkling shine.
Our most recent bracelet design combines the latest Crystallized Swarovski Elements crystal bead colors Cyclamen and Greige with Night Blue Swarovski Pearls to create a mysterious and elegantly beautiful bracelet you can wear with more casual attire and feel like a Princess any day you choose. Finished length is adjustable 8 to 9 inches.
12 8mm Swarovski Night Blue Pearls 7 8mm Greige Crystal Rondells 6 8mm Cyclamen Crystal Rondells 2 6mm Cyclamen Crystal Rondells 2 2 X 2mm Sterling Silver Crimps 1 Sterling Silver 11mm Lobster Claw Clasp 2 Sterling Silver Cable Guards 1 inch of Sterling Silver Link Style Diamond and Circle Chain 1 foot of Soft Flex Fine .014 beading cable
step 1 String one crimp and one cable guard. Seat the clasp on the cable guard. Run the beading cable back through the crimp. Crimp the crimp.
step 2 String one 6mm Cyclamen Rondell on to the cable. String one 8mm Greige Rondell, one 8mm Pearl, one 8mm Cyclamen Rondell and one 8mm Pearl on to the cable. Repeat this pattern five more times. String one 8mm Greige Rondell and one 6mm Cyclamen Rondell on to the cable.
step 3 String one crimp and one cable guard. Seat the piece of chain on the cable guard. Run the beading cable back through the crimp and the 6mm Cyclamen Rondell. Pull on the tail of the cable to remove the space between the beads. Crimp the crimp and trim the end of the cable.
Harlequin Beads and Jewelry specializes in Swarovski crystal, pendants and pearls, Czech glass and seed, Japanese seed and gemstone beads, plus a full selection of stringing supplies and jewelry findings.