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Brogan's Knot - Bracelet

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Brogan's Knot - Bracelet Instructions
Designed by Cynthia Kimura

Celebrate the eternity of life, love and nature with this Brogan's Knot design. A rustic Celtic knot charm stands out among sparkling Czech glass beads for beautiful contrast in luster.

Step one:
Thread the eye-end of an antique brass leaf hook and eye clasp onto a 10-inch piece of ZambaPro™ 49 .019 30ft jewelry wire and fasten using a 2mm antique brass-plated crimp bead. For help using crimp tubes refer to the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center.

Step Two:
Thread one 6mm Czech fire-polished bead in opaque red bronze luster followed by three 8mm Czech fire-polished beads in opaque green luster. Repeat once. Add one 6mm red bronze luster followed by two 8mm green luster. Thread one large antique brass eternal knot button; this marks the center-point of the bracelet. To finish the design, mirror the pattern of the beads already on the strand.

Step Three:
Attach the hook-end of the antique brass leaf hook and eye clasp using a crimp bead. When you apply this final crimp be sure to leave enough space for the beads on the bracelet to bend to avoid a stiff, uncomfortable result. Trim excess jewelry wire.
Approximate size: 8 inches
Estimated time:Less than 30 minutes
Difficulty level: Beginner

Tools and Supplies Used:
ZambaPro™ Bead Crimper Tool (TOOL-100)
Nipper tool (TOOL-101)
ZambaPro™ Chain Nose Pliers (TOOL-106)
ZambaPro™ 49 .019 30ft jewelry wire (ZP49-30F-019)
List of Components:
Fire-polished bead 6mm opaque red bronze luster (50pc pack) (FPS-BRLS-ORE6, qty 1)
Antique brass eternal knot button (BTN-032, qty 1)
Fire-polished bead 8mm opaque green luster (25pc pack) (FPS-LS-OGR8, qty 1)
Antique brass leaf hook and eye clasp (BBA-CL10, qty 1)
2mm antique brass-plated crimp bead (BBA-CRM1, qty 2)


Purchase Idea Kit Components

Fire-Polished Bead 6mm Opaque Red Bronze Luster (50pc Pack)
Code: FPS-BRLS-ORE6
Length 6mm, Width 6mm 
1-45-910+
$3.20 $2.68$2.96 $2.48$2.74 $2.30
Qty>
Antique Brass Eternal Knot Button
Code: BTN-032
Diameter 15mm, Ligne 6.5mm 
1-910-1920+
$1.25 $1.12$1.15 $1.03$1.06 $0.95
Qty>
Fire-Polished Bead 8mm Opaque Green Luster (25pc Pack)
Code: FPS-LS-OGR8
Length 8mm, Width 8mm 
1-45-910+
$3.39 $2.84$3.14 $2.63$2.91 $2.44
Qty>
JBB Antique Brass Leaf Hook and Eye Clasp
Code: BBA-CL10
Total Length 27.5mm, Width 9mm 
1-78-1516+
$2.04 $1.71$1.88 $1.57$1.74 $1.46
Qty>
2mm Antique Brass-Plated Crimp Bead
Code: BBA-CRM1
Length 1mm, Width 2mm 
1-5960-119120+
$0.14 $0.12$0.13 $0.11$0.12 $0.10
Qty>

Alternate Components

Antique Silver Eternal Knot Button
Code: BTN-033
Diameter 15mm, Ligne 6.5mm 
1-1920-3940+
$1.01$0.91$0.81
Qty>
Sterling Silver 7x13mm Infinity Clasp
Code: SS-CL44
Length 13mm, Width 7mm 
1-34-78+
$5.71 $5.13$5.31 $4.77$4.94 $4.44
Qty>
Fire-Polished Bead 6mm Jet Picasso Matte (50pc Pack)
Code: FPS-PIMA-JET6
Length 6mm, Width 6mm 
1-56-1112+
$2.67 $2.00$2.47 $1.85$2.29 $1.71
Qty>
Fire-Polished Bead 8mm Stone Green Luster (25pc Pack)
Code: FPS-LS-SGR8
Length 8mm, Width 8mm 
1-56-1112+
$2.88 $2.27$2.67 $2.10$2.47 $1.95
Qty>
Fire-Polished Bead 8mm Green Luster (25pc Pack)
Code: FPS-LS-GRN8
Length 8mm, Width 8mm 
1-56-1112+
$2.92$2.64$2.38
Qty>

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Bead Crimper Tool
Code: TOOL-100
Length 5 1/8-Inch 
Sale Price: $12.08
Price: $13.43
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Nipper Tool
Code: TOOL-101
Sale Price: $7.23
Price: $8.04
Qty>
Chain Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-106
Sale Price: $6.42
Price: $7.14
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 $10.20$11.19 $9.51$10.43 $8.86
Qty>



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