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Freezing Rain

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Freezing Rain Instructions
Designed by Cynthia Kimura

This unique combination of materials blends trend with sheer elegance for a gorgeous result!

Step one: Cut two lengths of 4mm black rubber cording to approximately 7 inches each. Add a touch of E-6000 adhesive to each end of the rubber cord and slide it into a bead crimp end. Using nylon jaw pliers, gently squeeze the crimps until they are firm around the rubber. Set aside to let the adhesive cure.

Step two: Cut three lengths of Swarovski crystal cuplink chain. The first length will be six links, the second, eight links and the third, ten links. At each end of each length of chain, add an oval jump ring. Attach one end of each chain to the crimp end on the rubber cord so that all three chains are suspended, smallest to largest, between the two pieces of cord.

Step three: On the other end of the cords, add another jump ring to attach your toggle clasp.
Approximate size: 18 inches
Estimated time: Under one hour

Tools Used:
Side cutters - semi-flush (TOOL-131)
Nylon jaw pliers (TOOL-105)
Chain nose pliers (TOOL-106)
E6000 glue 1oz tube - medium/clear (E6000-01)
List of Components:
Swarovski rhodium-plated crystal cuplink chain (90005-RCRY, qty 2 feet)
4mm black rubber by the foot (RF-BLK4, qty 2 feet)
Rhodium hammered star toggle (RB-6118, qty 1)
4mm sterling silver crimp end with double ring (SS-CREND06, qty 2)
4mm sterling silver crimp end with ring (SS-CREND04, qty 2)
Sterling silver open jump ring (SS-OJR50-C, qty 2)
Sterling silver oval open jump ring (SS-OJR-OV4, qty 6)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

Swarovski 90005 11.5mm Rhodium-Plated Cuplink Chain Crystal by the Foot
Code: 90005-RCRY
Link 11.5x7mm 
4mm Black Rubber Cord by the Foot
Code: RF-BLK4
Diameter 4mm 
JBB 4mm Sterling Silver Crimp End Cap with Loop
Code: SS-CREND06
Length 14.5mm 
JBB 4mm Sterling Silver Crimp End Cap with Loop
Code: SS-CREND04
Length 11mm 
Sterling Silver Open Jump Ring 0.05 x .20 (1.27 x 5.0mm)
Code: SS-OJR50-C
1.27 x 5.0mm 
Sterling Silver Oval Open Jump Ring 4.1x6.4mm, 20 gauge
Code: SS-OJR-OV4
.161x.252 (4.1x6.4mm), 20 gauge 

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Side Cutters - Semi Flush
Code: TOOL-131
Price: $11.26
Nylon Jaw Pliers
Code: TOOL-105
Price: $18.00
Chain Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-106
Price: $7.57
E6000 Glue 1oz Tube - Medium/Clear
Code: E6000-01
Price: $2.99

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