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Apple for Teacher

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Apple for Teacher Instructions
Designed by Cynthia Kimura

It's back to school time for students and teachers. Show your favorite teacher your appreciation with this colorful necklace with an apple clasp.

Step one: Cut one length each of Beadalon® 7 .015 clear blue and clear red to approximately 29 inches. String a 24x32mm porcelain flat oval playtime porcelain bead over both wires and slide it to the middle of the strand. Put a 2x2mm sterling silver twisted crimp tube bead on either side of the bead and press flat with your chain nose pliers.

Step two: As you work up the necklace, leave one to two inches between beads, alternating from strand to strand, stringing each bead on only one strand. The pattern will be random, but you may want to lay it out first to make sure you like the color groupings. To add the beads, place a crimp tube just below where you would like the bead to lie in the necklace and flatten with your chain nose pliers. String the bead and top with another flattened crimp. Continue in this manner until all of the beads are strung.

Step three: String an 8mm sterling silver Smart Bead over both strands on each side of the necklace at the end of the wires. Crimp each strand individually to the toggle clasp and slide the Smart bead up to cover the crimp tubes.
Approximate size: 27 inches
Estimated time: Less than 1 ½ hours
Difficulty level: Beginner

Tools Used:
Nipper tool (TOOL-101)
Crimper tool (TOOL-100)
Chain nose pliers (TOOL-106)
Beadalon® 7 .15 30ft - clear blue (B7BL-30F-015)
Beadalon® 7 .15 30ft - clear red (B7RD-30F-015)
List of Components:
24x32mm porcelain flat oval playtime (PB-32FO34, qty 1)
11mm glass peacock bead round shiny blue (GPK-BLU11, qty 1)
11mm glass peacock bead round matte red (GPK-MTRED11, qty 2)
10x8mm glass peacock bead oval shiny blue (GPK-BLU10X8, qty 1)
10x8mm glass peacock bead oval shiny white (GPK-WHT10X8, qty 1)
10x8mm glass peacock bead oval matte yellow (GPK-MTYEL10X8, qty 1)
8mm glass diagonal ruby cube (GDC-RU8, qty 2)
8mm glass diagonal peridot cube (GDC-PER8, qty 2)
8mm glass diagonal sapphire cube (GDC-SAP8, qty 2)
8mm sterling silver Smart Bead (SS-SB08, qty 2)
2x2mm sterling silver twisted crimp tube (SS-CRM6, qty 26)
2x2mm sterling silver crimp tube (SS-CRM2, qty 4)
Sterling apple outline toggle clasp (ISCL-0106, qty 1)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

Glass Peacock Bead Round 11mm Shiny Blue
Glass Peacock Bead Round 11mm Shiny Blue
Code: GPK-BLU11
11mm 
1-1415-2930+
$1.54$1.38$1.24
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Glass Peacock Bead Round 11mm Matte Red
Glass Peacock Bead Round 11mm Matte Red
Code: GPK-MTRED11
11mm 
1-1415-2930+
$1.54$1.38$1.24
Qty>
Glass Peacock Bead Oval 10x8mm Shiny Blue
Glass Peacock Bead Oval 10x8mm Shiny Blue
Code: GPK-BLU10X8
10x8mm 
1-1415-2930+
$1.23$1.11$1.01
Qty>
Glass Peacock Bead Oval 10x8mm Shiny White
Glass Peacock Bead Oval 10x8mm Shiny White
Code: GPK-WHT10X8
10x8mm 
1-1415-2930+
$1.20$1.08$0.98
Qty>
Glass Peacock Bead Oval 10x8mm Matte Yellow
Glass Peacock Bead Oval 10x8mm Matte Yellow
Code: GPK-MTYEL10X8
10x8mm 
1-1920-3940+
$1.10$0.98$0.88
Qty>
8mm Peridot Glass Diagonal Cube
8mm Peridot Glass Diagonal Cube
Code: GDC-PER8
8mm 
1-5960-119120+
$0.10$0.09$0.08
Qty>
Sterling Silver 8mm Smart Bead
Sterling Silver 8mm Smart Bead
Code: SS-SB08
Length 8mm 
1-56-1112+
$3.03$2.73$2.43
Qty>
Sterling Silver 2 x 2mm Twisted Crimp Tube
Sterling Silver 2 x 2mm Twisted Crimp Tube
Code: SS-CRM6
Length 2mm, Width 2mm 
1-4950-99100+
$0.20$0.18$0.16
Qty>
Sterling Silver 2 x 2mm Crimp Tube
Sterling Silver 2 x 2mm Crimp Tube
Code: SS-CRM2
Length 2mm, Width 2mm 
1-4950-99100+
$0.15$0.13$0.12
Qty>
JBB Sterling Silver Apple Outline Toggle Clasp
JBB Sterling Silver Apple Outline Toggle Clasp
Code: ISCL-0106
Loop 19.5x17.5mm, Bar 30.5mm 
1-23-56+
$8.59$7.79$7.09
Qty>

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Nipper Tool
Nipper Tool
Code: TOOL-101
Price: $7.89
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Bead Crimper Tool
Bead Crimper Tool
Code: TOOL-100
Length 5 1/8-Inch 
Price: $13.09
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Chain Nose Pliers
Chain Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-106
Price: $7.09
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Beadalon® 7 .015 30FT - Clear Red
Beadalon® 7 .015 30FT - Clear Red
Code: B7RD-30F-015
Diameter .015 inches, Length 30 feet 
1-56-1112+
$2.62$2.36$2.12
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Beadalon 7 .015 30FT - Clear Blue
Beadalon 7 .015 30FT - Clear Blue
Code: B7BL-30F-015
Diameter .015 inches, Length 30 feet 
1-56-1112+
$2.56$2.30$2.06
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