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Natural Elegance Watch

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This simple watch has an elegant touch. We mixed gold-plated heishi spacers with mookaite oval beads for a beautiful result.

Step one: Cut two lengths of approximately four inches each of Beadalon® 49 .018 gold-plated jewelry wire. Attach one end to one side of the watch face with a 2x2mm gold-filled crimp tube. For instructions on how to crimp, please visit the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center. Cover the crimp tube with a gold-filled crimp cover.

Step two: String a mookaite flat oval bead followed by four gold-plated pewter heishi spacers. Repeat this pattern until you have four stone beads. At this point add a Bead Stopper to the end of your wire to hold it and repeat the entire process on the other side of the watch face.

Step three: Measure the watch by holding it to your wrist and add or remove beads as needed. Always finish with at least 3 spacers so that your clasp will close easily. Crimp the wire to the clasp and cover with crimp covers.
Approximate size: 6¼ inch inside diameter
Difficulty level: Beginner
Estimated Time: Under 1 hour

Tools Used:
Nipper tool (TOOL-101)
Crimper tool (TOOL-100)
Chain nose pliers (TOOL-106)
Bead Stopper (BEADSTPR)
List of Components:
Gold round bracelet watch face (WATCH-49G, qty 1)
Mookaite 8x10mm flat oval beads (R-MOOK-OV8, qty 1 strand)
Gold-plated pewter Kenyan heishi orn spacers (G-0405, qty 30)
Antique gold-plated pewter floral clasp (GA-6112, qty 1)
2x2mm gold-filled crimp tubes (GF-CRM2, qty 4)
3mm gold-filled crimp cover (GF-CCOV01, qty 4)
Beadalon® 49 .018 gold-plated (B49GP-10F-018)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

Gold Round Bracelet Watch Face
Code: WATCH-49G
Price: $9.99
Mookaite Flat Oval 8x10mm
Code: R-MOOK-OV8
16 inch strand, 8x10mm beads 
TierraCast Gold Kenyan Heishi Spacer
Code: G-0405
Diameter 4mm 
14K/20 Gold-Filled 2x2mm Crimp Tube
Code: GF-CRM2
Length 2mm, Width 2mm 
3mm Gold-Filled Crimp Cover
Code: GF-CCOV01

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Beadalon® 49 .018 10FT - Gold-Plated
Code: B49GP-10F-018
Diameter .018 inches, Length 10 feet 
Price: $17.83
Nipper Tool
Code: TOOL-101
Price: $8.04
Bead Crimper Tool
Code: TOOL-100
Length 5 1/8-Inch 
Price: $13.43
Chain Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-106
Price: $7.14
Bead Stopper - 6-Piece Pack

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