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Silk Dream Necklace

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Silk Dream Necklace Instructions
Designed by Cynthia Kimura

This whimsical necklace is perfect for everyday wear and puts a twist on awareness jewelry designs! The Silk Beads are complemented perfectly by the other components and are sure to be in style for years to come.

Step one: Take a three-inch head pin and string one fire polish bead, the pink hope scroll bead followed by one fire polish bead. Make a Simple Loop after trimming your wire. Follow the same method with the other three inch headpin stringing a large saucer bead, purple silk bead, large saucer bead, picasso roundel, small saucer bead, picasso roundel and a small saucer bead.

Step two: Take a two-inch eye pin and string an amber roundel, blue silk bead followed by an amber roundel. Trim excess wire and make a simple loop while attaching the dragonfly charm to one loop. Using the same method string on the last eye pin a saucer bead, picasso roundel, saucer bead, picasso roundel and another saucer bead.

Step three: Connect the two dangles with the picasso roundels with the scroll bead on bottom. Use three jump rings to dangle from the silver link and attach each dangle to those jump rings.
Approximate size: Adjustable depending on where you tie the bow
Estimated time: Less than one hour
Difficulty level: Beginner

Tools Used:
Nipper tool (TOOL-101)
Chain nose pliers (TOOL-108)
Ergonomic round nose pliers (TOOL-127)
Jump Ring Opener (TOOL-513)
List of Components:
9x6mm opaque green w/ half picasso roundelle (CR-RL099, qty 4)
9x6mm amber w/ forest green roundelle (CR-RL025, qty 2)
Czech fire polished bead Rosaline AB 8mm 25 Pack (FP-ROSAB8, qty 1)
Medium light pink hope hand painted scroll (SCRLL019, qty 1)
Small light purple dragonfly hand painted scroll (SCRLL004, qty 1)
Small antique blue dream hand painted scroll (SCRLL011, qty 1)
4.5mm shiny saucer bead (SS-SAU4, qty 5)
8.9mm shiny Saucer bead (SS-SAU8, qty 2)
Antique silver dragonfly bead (SA-5560, qty 1)
Sterling silver oxidized twist tube bead with ring (SS-LX40, qty 1)
Sterling silver 3-inch head pin 22 gauge (SS-HP23, qty 2)
Sterling silver 2-inch eye pin 22 Gauge (SS-EP22, qty 2)
Sterling silver open jump ring (0.90x5.95mm) (SS-OJR35-D, qty, 3)
Black satin by the foot 2mm (SF-BLK2, qty 3)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

9x6mm Opaque Green with Half Picasso Roundel Bead
Code: CR-RL099
Length 6mm, Width 9mm 
9x6mm Amber with Blue Opal Roundel Bead
Code: CR-RL025
Length 6mm, Width 9mm 
8mm Czech Fire Polished Bead Rosaline AB (25 Pack)
Length 8mm (25 pack) 
Medium Light Pink Hope Hand-painted Scroll
Code: SCRLL019
Length 26mm, Width 8mm 
Small Light Purple Dragonfly Hand-painted Scroll
Code: SCRLL004
Length 13.5mm, Width 8mm 
Small Antique Blue Dream Hand-painted Scroll
Code: SCRLL011
Length 13.5mm, Width 8mm 
4.5mm Shiny Saucer Bead
Code: SS-SAU4
Length 3mm, Width 4.5mm, 1.1mm hole 
8.9mm Shiny Saucer Bead
Code: SS-SAU8
Length 5.5mm, Width 9mm, 1.8mm hole 
Sterling Silver Oxidized Twist Tube Bead with Ring
Code: SS-LX40
Length 8mm, Width 4mm 
3-inch Head Pin, 22 Gauge (Sterling Silver)
Code: SS-HP23
Length 3 inches, 22 Gauge 
2-inch Eye Pin, 22 Gauge (Sterling Silver)
Code: SS-EP22
Length 2 inches, 22 gauge 
Sterling Silver Open Jump Ring - 0.035 x .235 inches (0.90 x 5.95mm)
Code: SS-OJR35-D
Diameter 5.9mm, 19 gauge 
2mm Black Satin by the Foot
Code: SF-BLK2
Diameter 2mm 

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Nipper Tool
Code: TOOL-101
Price: $8.04
Round Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-108
Price: $7.14
Ergonomic Round Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-127
6 inches 
Price: $7.67
The BeadSmith Jump Ring Opener
Code: TOOL-513
Price: $2.14

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