Retired - Having a Ball Necklace

PROJECT N2277
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate

When woven together, Austrian crystal bicones make sparkling beaded bead. Gold plated chain in a Y design completes the look to highlight the stunning focal.

Instructions

Note: Components and tools listed within this INSTRUCTIONS box and the printer-friendly PDF, if available, may have been discontinued since this project was published. Refer to the PURCHASE COMPONENTS and TOOLS AND OTHER SUPPLIES sections for current availability.

This design measures approximately 24 inches. To modify the length, simply adjust the length of chain.
  1. To begin please watch our video: How to Make a Beaded Bead Using Right Angle Weave Double Needle Method.
  2. Once your bead is complete, please watch our video to see how to complete this project: How to Make a Y-Necklace with a Beaded Bead of Austrian Crystal Bicones.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • CHA-99958 - 22K Gold Plated Fine Rolo Chain, 2mm, by the Foot
    Project uses 2 Feet. You will need 2 packages.

  • SWBI-14559 - Austrian Crystal, #5328 Bicone Beads 4mm, 24 Pieces, Crystal Light Chrome
    Project uses 2 Lots. You will need 2 packages.

  • FHP-3022 - 22K Gold Plated 2mm Ball Head Pins 21 Gauge 2 Inches (x20)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FCL-6682 - 22K Gold Plated Magnetic Clasps 6mm x 8mm (3)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-3914 - 22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 20 Gauge 22k Gold Plated (100)
    Project uses 5 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • XCR-0127 - The Beadsmith NanoFil Uni-Filament Beading Thread, 0.008 Inch Thick, 50 Yards, Clear Mist
    Project uses 1 Spool. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • PL5320 - Tronex Tools, Short Round Nose Pliers with Standard Handle and Tip Protector 5 Inches Long, 1 Piece
  • PL5130 - Tronex Tools, Short Chain Nose Pliers with Standard Handle and Tip Protector 5 Inches Long, 1 Piece
  • PL5222 - Tronex Tools, Flush Cutter Pliers with Standard Handle and Tip Protector 5 Inches Long, 1 Piece
  • PL5510 - Tronex Tools, Smooth Bent Nose Pliers with Standard Handle and Tip Protector 5 Inches Long, 1 Piece
  • XTL-3006 - The Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 12 (4 Needles)
  • XTL-0117 - The Beadsmith Ultra Thread Zap, Battery Operated Thread Trimmer, 1 Piece
Additional Information
Theme Special Occasion
Ingredients CHA-99958, SWBI-14559, FHP-3022, FCL-6682, FJR-3914, XCR-0127,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. This project is RETIRED. Please review project instructions carefully—some items may no longer be available for this project and will not be listed below. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
22K Gold Plated Fine Rolo Chain, 2mm, by the Foot
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = By the Foot.
$2.69 / Package | SKU: CHA-99958
Head Pins, with Ball Head 2 Inches Long and 21 Gauge Thick, 22K Gold Plated (20 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$3.99 / Package | SKU: FHP-3022
Magnetic Clasps, Round 8x6mm 22K Gold Plated (3 Set)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = Each.
$10.15 / Package | SKU: FCL-6682
22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 20 Gauge 22k Gold Plated (100 pcs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$5.49 / Package | SKU: FJR-3914
The Beadsmith NanoFil Uni-Filament Beading Thread, 50 Yards, Clear Mist (0.008 Inch Thick)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$14.99 / Package | SKU: XCR-0127
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 12 (4 pcs)

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