Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes
How to Make Pearl & Amazonite Necklace
Practice looping wire and stringing beads with this beginner level jewelry craft. Anyone can create this pearl necklace with soft blue amazonite accents. Keep it for yourself or craft it for a friend, either way this necklace is a beautiful accessory for any occasion.
Cut & crimp wire
Cut a 20" section of jewelry wire. Slide on a crimp bead and a lobster clasp. Loop the wire back through the crimp bead and crimp with the crimping tool.
String on pearls
String on 13 pearls, an amazonite and a pearl. Repeat the pattern of amazonite and a pearl 11 more times, followed by 12 pearls.
Finish the necklace with a crimp bead and a jump ring. Loop the wire back through the crimp bead and crimp with the crimping tool.