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How to create a loopy links bracelet with carved carnelian roses

loopy links bracelet with carved carnelian roses

Step One

Add a bead of your choice (we used carnelian rose beads but any bead size, shape or gemstone will work) to the loop style earring style finding (Picture 1) onto half of the findings

Step Two

Measure the existing loop in the finding with your round nose pliers to ensure you can get the loops all the same size and uniform (Picture 2)

Step Three

Make a loop on the open end of the finding (Picture 3)

Step Four

Bend both loops to 90 degrees (Picture 4)

Step Five

Alternate a beads to empty links, linking them together by opening loops. Make sure you remember to open like a door to keep loops shape and strength.

Step Six

Finish the piece by adding a clasp with a little chain of jump rings for movement and style.

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