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Cherish Bracelet

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Cherish Bracelet Instructions
Designed by Artbeads

This graceful bracelet adds a sparkling touch of blue to a traditional pearl design. The shining gold accents bring this look together for a bracelet you can cherish on your wedding day and every day after.


Step one:
Slide a Swarovski 8mm briolette bead in Light Turquoise onto a gold-filled 1.5-inch head pin with ball end, 24 gauge. Create a wrapped loop. For help with this, see our Handy Tip. Repeat this step 14 times and set your wrapped loops aside.

Step two:
Cut a length of jewelry wire approximately 10 inches long. Attach one part of the gold-filled round filigree pearl clasp to one end and crimp shut with a 14K/20 gold-filled 2x2mm crimp tube and a 3mm gold-filled crimp cover. See our Handy Tips for more information on how to use crimp tubes and crimp covers.

Step three:
String on one Miyuki 8g metallic 24 Karat gold plated Delicas, one Swarovski 8mm round pearl in Cream, another gold Delica and then a Swarovski 12mm round pearl in Cream.

Step four:
String on five of the wrapped loops you made in step one.


Step five:
String on another 12mm pearl and slide it close to the wrapped loops, so that their stringing holes bunch up together and the briolettes form a floral shape between the two 12mm pearls.


Step six:
String on another gold Delica and an 8mm pearl. Repeat two more times, then string on a gold Delica followed by a 12mm pearl. Repeat steps four and five. You can use bead stoppers to keep your design in place and especially to keep the briolettes in a floral formation.


Step seven:
Repeat step six, then string on a gold Delica and an 8mm pearl. Attach the other half of the pearl clasp to the end of your bracelet and crimp shut with a crimp tube and crimp cover.
Approximate size: 7 1/2 inches
Estimated time: 1 hour
Difficulty level: beginner

Tools and Supplies Used:
Nipper tool (TOOL-101)
ZambaPro™ Bead Crimper Tool (TOOL-100)
ZambaPro™ Ergonomic Chain Nose Pliers (TOOL-125)
ZambaPro™ Ergonomic Round Nose Pliers (TOOL-127)
Ergonomic side cutter - semi flush (TOOL-128)
List of Components:
Swarovski 5040 8mm Briolette Bead Light Turquoise (5040-LTU8, qty 15)
Swarovski 5810 12mm Round Pearl Cream (5810-CRM12, qty 6)
Swarovski 5810 8mm Round Pearl Cream (5810-CRM8, qty 8)
Gold-Filled 1.5-Inch Head Pin with Ball End, 24 Gauge (FIND-0903, qty 15)
Gold-Filled Round Filigree Pearl Clasp (GF-PC02, qty 1)
14K/20 Gold-Filled 2x2mm Crimp Tube (GF-CRM2, qty 2)
3mm Gold-Filled Crimp Cover (GF-CCOV01, qty 2)
Miyuki 8g Metallic 24 Karat Gold Plated Delicas (DB0031, qty 1)
ZambaPro® Jewelry Wire, 49-Strand .019 30-Feet (9.1 Meters) (ZP49-30F-019, qty 1)

Alternate Components:
These are fun alternatives to those listed above:
Swarovski 5040 8mm Briolette Bead Rose Peach (5040-ROP8, qty 15)
Swarovski 5810 12mm Round Pearl Rose Peach (5810-ROP12, qty 6)
Swarovski 5810 8mm Round Pearl Rose Peach (5810-ROP8, qty 8)
Gold-Plated Round Crystal Box Clasp (GP-BC01, qty 1)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

Swarovski 5040 8mm Briolette Bead Light Turquoise
Code: 5040-LTU8
Length 5.5mm, Diameter 8mm, Hole Size 1.02mm/18 gauge 
1-1112-2324+
$0.78 $0.62$0.72 $0.57$0.66 $0.52
Qty>
Swarovski 5810 12mm Round Crystal Pearl Cream
Code: 5810-CRM12
Length 12mm, Width 12mm 
1-4950-99100+
$0.72 $0.61$0.66 $0.56$0.61 $0.51
Qty>
Swarovski 5810 8mm Round Crystal Pearl Cream
Code: 5810-CRM8
Length 8mm, Width 8mm 
1-4950-99100+
$0.22 $0.19$0.20 $0.18$0.18 $0.16
Qty>
Gold-Filled 1.5-Inch Head Pin with Ball End, 24 Gauge
Code: FIND-0903
Length 39.5mm, Wire Gauge .511mm/24 gauge, Head 1.5mm 
1-1112-2324+
$0.71 $0.60$0.65 $0.55$0.60 $0.51
Qty>
Gold-Filled Round Filigree Pearl Clasp
Code: GF-PC02
Length 9.2mm 
1-23-56+
$8.29 $7.46$7.72 $6.94$7.20 $6.48
Qty>
14K/20 Gold-Filled 2x2mm Crimp Tube
Code: GF-CRM2
Length 2mm, Width 2mm 
1-3940-7980+
$0.18 $0.16$0.16 $0.14$0.15 $0.13
Qty>
3mm Gold-Filled Crimp Cover
Code: GF-CCOV01
3mm 
1-2425-4950+
$0.33 $0.29$0.30 $0.27$0.28 $0.25
Qty>
Miyuki 8g Metallic 24 Karat Gold Plated Delicas
Code: DB0031
Size 11/0, 8g bag 
1-12-34+
$15.40 $13.39$14.38 $12.51$13.43 $11.68
Qty>
ZambaPro® Jewelry Wire, 49-Strand .019 30-Feet (9.1 Meters)
Code: ZP49-30F-019
Diameter .019 inches, Length 30 feet 
1-23-56+
$12.01 $10.80$11.19 $10.07$10.43 $9.38
Qty>

Alternate Components

Swarovski 5040 8mm Briolette Bead Rose Peach
Code: 5040-ROP8
Length 5.5mm, Diameter 8mm, Hole Size 1.02mm/18 gauge 
1-1112-2324+
$0.78 $0.62$0.72 $0.57$0.66 $0.52
Qty>
Swarovski 5810 12mm Round Crystal Pearl Rose Peach
Code: 5810-ROP12
Length 12mm, Diameter 12mm, Hole Size .644mm/22 gauge 
1-4950-99100+
$0.72 $0.57$0.66 $0.52$0.61 $0.48
Qty>
Swarovski 5810 8mm Round Crystal Pearl Rose Peach
Code: 5810-ROP8
Length 8mm, Diameter 8mm, Hole Size .644mm/22 gauge 
1-4950-99100+
$0.22 $0.19$0.20 $0.18$0.18 $0.16
Qty>
Gold-Plated Round Crystal Box Clasp
Code: GP-BC01
Length 20mm, Width 9mm 
Sale Price: $2.42
Price: $2.96
Qty>

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Bead Crimper Tool
Code: TOOL-100
Length 5 1/8-Inch 
Sale Price: $11.68
Price: $13.43
Qty>
Ergonomic Chain Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-125
6 inches 
Sale Price: $6.67
Price: $7.67
Qty>
Ergonomic Round Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-127
6 inches 
Sale Price: $6.67
Price: $7.67
Qty>
Ergonomic Side Cutter - Semi Flush
Code: TOOL-128
6 inches 
Sale Price: $7.03
Price: $8.09
Qty>



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