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How to create 2019 Trends: Big & Bold Necklace

Learn how to make a big & bold necklace

Learn how to make a big & bold necklace

Enter the new year with a bang! Statement jewellery is essential for everybody’s accessory collection. With this Purple Variscite and Shell Pearl jewellery kit and step by step tutorial you will learn how to make a beautiful, bold necklace!

Purple Variscite is one of the rarer gems amongst gemstone collectors but renowned for bringing peace and harmony to your heart. Each piece is totally unique displaying different colour proportions and patterns.

Pearls are classical gemstones and have a memorable iridescent lustre, portraying an array of beautiful colours in different lights. They are exceptionally special and the only organic gemstone around.

Use both of these amazing gemstones to create something sensational!

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Step one

Cut 2 x 4cm lengths of chain. take the beading thread, thread on a crimp bead then one of the chains. pass the thread back through the crimp bead, pull to form a small loop and crimp. Trim the excess thread and add a crimp cover.

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Step two

Thread on 5 of the large pearls.

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Step three

Take the strand of Varasite bars and start threading, keeping the graduation and putting a pearl in between each bar.

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Step four

Thread on the last 5 pearls

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Step five

Thread on a crimp bead and the other length of chain. Pass the thread back through the crimp bead, pull to form a small loop and crimp. Trim the excess thread and add a crimp cover.

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Step six

Using two jump rings attach the toggle clasp to either end of the chain

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