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Eco Fashion Necklace

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Eco Fashion Necklace Instructions
Designed by Cynthia Kimura

Add this wonderful piece to your jewelry collection to complement your fall and winter wardrobe.

Step one: Attach a 7.6x5mm, 14K/20 gold-filled oval jump ring to the loop end of the antique gold melody clasp. Cut a 21-inch strand of ZambaPro™ 49 .019 jewelry wire. Use a 14K/20 gold-filled 2x2mm crimp tube to crimp to oval jump ring. For help using crimp tubes please visit the Handy Tips section in the Learning Center.

Step two: String the heishi beads and the 9x6mm opaque turquoise w/ half picasso roundelles on the jewelry wire in a random pattern to approximately 17 1/2 -inches. Add a crimp tube and crimp to an oval jump ring. Attach the jump ring to the bar end of the clasp.

Step three: Cut a 23-inch strand of jewelry wire. Use a crimp tube to crimp to an oval jump ring. Attach the jump ring to the loop end of the clasp.

Step four: String a large bronze keshi pearl. Add an 8x3mm turquoise w/ picasso coin and three keshi pearls, repeat seven times. Attach a 9mm gold-filled 14k open jump ring to the 23mm crystal golden shadow rock pendant and add to the strand. Reverse the pattern as you work the other side of the necklace. Use a crimp tube to crimp to an oval jump ring and attach the jump ring to the bar end of the clasp.
Approximate size: 21-inches
Estimated time: Under an hour
Difficulty level: Beginner

Tools Used:
Nipper tool (TOOL-101)
Bead crimper tool (TOOL-100)
Chain nose pliers (TOOL-106)
ZambaPro™ 49 .019 30ft jewelry wire (ZP49-30F-019)
List of Components:
6190 23mm rock pendant crystal golden shadow (6190-CGS23, qty. 1)
8x3mm turquoise w/ picasso coins - strand (CR-CN003, qty. 1)
9x6mm opaque turquoise w/ half picasso roundelle (CR-RL100, qty. 20)
Large bronze keshi pearls (P-BRZ9, qty. 1)
Shell heishi beads - pen shell (SHLHSH09, qty, 1)
Antique gold melody clasp (GA-6091, qty. 1)
14K/20 gold-filled 2x2mm crimp tube (GF-CRM2, qty. 4)
Gold-filled 14k open jump ring 9.0mm x .030 (GF-OJR30-I, qty. 1)
7.6x5mm 14k gold filled oval jump ring (GF-OJR-OV5, qty. 6)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

Swarovski 6190 23mm Rock Pendant Crystal Golden Shadow
Code: 6190-CGS23
Height 23mm, Width 19mm 
8x3mm Turquoise with Picasso Coins - Strand
Code: CR-CN003
7.5 inch strand, Length 8mm, Width 3mm 
9x6mm Opaque Turquoise with Half Picasso Roundel Bead
Code: CR-RL100
Length 6mm, Width 9mm 
Sale Price: $0.30
Price: $0.44
Large Bronze Keshi Pearls Strand
Code: P-BRZ9
16 inch strand, 9-16mm beads 
Price: $20.80
Heishi Shell Beads - Penshell Strand
Code: SHLHSH09
16 inch strand 
$3.87 $3.09$3.59 $2.87$3.33 $2.66
TierraCast Antique Gold Melody Clasp
Code: GA-6091
Loop 14.5mm, Bar 17mm 
$2.71 $2.16$2.51 $2.00$2.32 $1.85
14K/20 Gold-Filled 2x2mm Crimp Tube
Code: GF-CRM2
Length 2mm, Width 2mm 
$0.18 $0.14$0.16 $0.12$0.15 $0.12
14K/20 Gold-Filled Open Jump Ring 0.030 x .350 inches (0.75 x 9.0mm)
Code: GF-OJR30-I
Diameter 9mm, 20 gauge 
$0.66 $0.52$0.61 $0.48$0.56 $0.44
7.6x5mm 14k Gold Filled Oval Jump Ring, 19 gauge
Code: GF-OJR-OV5
Length 7.6mm, Width 5mm, 19 gauge 
$0.65 $0.52$0.60 $0.48$0.55 $0.44

Purchase Tools & Supplies

ZambaPro® Jewelry Wire, 49-Strand .019 30-Feet (9.1 Meters)
Code: ZP49-30F-019
Diameter .019 inches, Length 30 feet 
$13.49 $10.79$12.57 $10.05$11.72 $9.37

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