Silver Blossom Necklace Instructions Designed by Cynthia Kimura
Filigree embellishments make wonderful focal points in all kinds of jewelry designs. Cynthia used a delicate filigree at the center of this choker and decorated it with a glittering Swarovski flower filigree. It creates a delicate look perfect for a wedding or a night out! Find more ideas for using filigree in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
Step one: Glue the Swarovski rhodium-plated posy filigree with crystals to the top center of the B&B Benbassat sterling silver filigree diamond shaped embellishment using 5-minute two-part epoxy. Allow to dry.
Step two: Cut a length of 045 open cable chain approximately 7 1/2 inches long. Attach one end to one side of the embellishment using a sterling silver 4.30mm open jump ring. For help opening and closing jump rings, see our video tutorial.
Step three: Attach half of the sterling silver 11mm toggle clasp to the other end of the chain using another jump ring.
Step four: Repeat steps two and three for the other side of the necklace.
List of Components: B&B Benbassat Sterling Silver Filigree Diamond Shaped Embellishment (EMBMT-0712, qty 1) Swarovski Rhodium-Plated Posy Filigree with Crystals (60860-RCRY, qty 1) Sterling Silver 11mm Toggle Clasp (SS-TOG23, qty 1) Sterling Silver Open Jump Ring - 0.030 x .170 inches (0.75 x 4.30mm) (SS-OJR30-D, qty 4) 045 Open Cable Chain (925CH5, qty 2)
These are fun alternatives to those listed above: B&B Benbassat Sterling Silver Filigree Flower Shaped Embellishment (EMBMT-0713) B&B Benbassat Sterling Silver Filigree Heart Elongated Oval Link (FIND-1978) Swarovski Rhodium-Plated Posy Filigree with Aquamarine and Blue Zircon Crystals (60860-RAQUBLZ) Swarovski Rhodium-Plated Posy Filigree with Fuchsia and Rose Crystals (60860-RFUSROS)