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How to create a three strand statement necklace

Create a 3 strand summer statement necklace

Learn how to make a three strand summer statement Necklace with JewelleryMaker.

Create a piece of statement jewellery that will make you stand out in the crowd while attending any special summertime events this year! Follow our simple step-by-step instructions and you could be the proud wearer of this beautiful piece of jewellery. Using any bright or pastel coloured gemstones to compliment your summer attire and finish off your necklace with some gold accents to give your design a touch of luxury. We can’t wait to see what you create and how you make your design unique to your style so don’t forget to share your final piece with us by posting it on one of our social media platforms. You can find us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

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Summer statement necklace tutorial step 1

Step One

Use the bead board to lay out a three strand necklace that will graduate in layers while it is being worn. Thread your design graduating the beads and placing a jump ring in between each bead. At the point where the beads change size group 5 jump rings together for an added feature.

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Summer statement necklace tutorial step 2

Step Two

Add a crimp bead and a 5 ½ cms of chain to each end of the threads, skipping the chain bring the end of the thread back down through the crimp bead, crimp and cover with a crimp cover.

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Summer statement necklace tutorial step 3

Step Three

Add a jump ring to each end of the chain and attach to the loop on the toggle clasp, keeping in mind that the three beaded strands need to be kept in the graduated layers.

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Summer statement necklace tutorial step 4

Step Four

Repeat step three to the opposite side adding the other side of the clasp.

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