Design Inspiration Supplies

Design Instructions

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Supplies needed

  • 1    Blossom Hand Charm    (94-2549-26)
  • 1    Butterfly Clasp    (94-6097-26)
  • 1    Honeybee Charm    (94-2118-26)
  • 5    Round Jump Ring, 4mm    (01-0024-09)
  • 1    Round Jump Ring, 8mm    (01-0026-09)
  • 4    Head Pin, 24 Gauge, 2”    (01-0029-09)
  • 21”    Brass Curb Chain, 2.5mm    (20-1825-25)
  • 4    Asst. 4-6mm beads
  • 2    4mm Teacup Beads (optional)

Tools

  • Round nose pliers
  • Chain nose pliers (2)
  • Wire cutters

Skill Level: Beginner

Finished Size: Approx. 25”

Designer: Katie Hill

Download the Blossom Garden Necklace PDF

Watch our technique videos on the TierraCast Blog (look for Jump Rings and Wrapped Loops).

 

Tip: A great project for using leftover beads. Choose colors to suit your garden palette!

Steps

  1. String one bead onto one head pin. Form wrapped loop and trim excess wire. Repeat with remaining beads, using Teacup beads as bead caps. 
  2. Open one small jump ring and attach to hand charm. Close jump ring.
  3. Open large jump ring and attach charm and bead dangles. Close jump ring. Set aside.
  4. Use one small jump ring to attach clasp bar at one end of chain.
  5. Use one small jump ring to attach loop of clasp ring at other end of chain.
  6. Open one small jump ring and attach to ring of clasp ring. Before closing add charm assembly, arranging bead dangles around hand as desired. Close jump ring.
  7. Open one small jump ring and attach to chain approximately 2 1/2" from clasp ring. Before closing add honeybee charm. Close jump ring.

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