Rue Romantique™ Bezel Necklace

Rue Romantique Bezel Necklace

What You'll Need:

Large Diamond Filigree with Oval Rue Romantique™ Bezel in Antique Brass
Image from Rue Romantiqe™ by Kristen Robinson Project Flip Book
Paper Sealer
Disposable Paint Brushes
Wire Cutters
Rhinestone Chain
Craft Stick
ICE Resin®
Craft Cup
Ivory and Red Ribbon Packs
Pearl Rosary Chain

Courtesy of Jen Cushman from Art Mechanique™ and ICE Resin®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 20 Minutes (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Rue Romantique™ Bezel Necklace

Give this charming Rue Romantique™ bezel necklace as a gift or customize it to complete your favorite outfit. This flirty, feminine necklace is the perfect project for a girls’ night in!
  • 1 Seal an image Seal an image

    Choose an image from the project book and cut it out to fit the bezel. Seal both sides and the edges of the image with paper sealer. Set aside and all to dry completely or quickly dry the paper with a craft heat gun.

  • 2 Place the image Place the image

    Place the image in the bezel and line the edge with rhinestone chain.

  • 3 Mix the ICE Resin® Mix the ICE Resin

    Twist the cap off of the ICE Resin® plunger. Apply equal pressure with both thumbs on the plunger so the resin and hardener come out equally in the craft cup. Use a craft stick to mix gently for 2 minutes. Make sure to scrape the sides and the bottom of the cup. Set aside for 5 minutes to let the bubbles dissipate.

  • 4 Carefully drip Carefully Drip

    Use your craft stick to carefully drip just enough ICE Resin® into the bezel to cover the image. Then, use the craft stick to adjust the chain as necessary. Allow 8 to 12 hours to dry.

  • 5 Cut a piece of ribbon Cut a piece of ribbon

    Cut a piece of sheer red ribbon and a piece of ivory cotton ribbon, each 20” long. Make a cut in the sheer ribbon only and tear it in half.

  • 6 Knot the ribbon Knot the ribbon

    Place the ribbons side by side and knot each end.

  • 7 Thread a jump ring Thread a jump ring

    Thread a jump ring through the knots.

  • 8 Attach a pearl chain Attach a pearl chain

    Attach the pearl chain at either side of the lobster clasp.

  • 9 Attach a jump ring Attach a jump ring

    Find the center of the ribbon and attach another jump ring.

  • 10 Attach the charms Attach the charms

    Attach the charms to the top loop of the bezel with a jump ring. Attach the bezel to the necklace with a jump ring.