Retired - Patriotic Crystal Necklace

PROJECT N8044
Designer: Alexandra Smith
Skill Level: Beginner
A traditional American trio of Austrian crystal cushion fancy stones sparkle in Gita prong settings crafted to fit the 10mm crystals. This necklace is quickly and easily assembled onto a finished cable chain using a popsicle stick and jump rings, no glue required!
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.

These instructions will make a 16 inch necklace. For a longer necklace, choose your desired finished chain.
  1. Please watch the video: How to Make the Patriotic Crystal Necklace with Gita Settings for Austrian crystals. In this video, you will see from start to finish how to create this design using 10mm Austrian Crystal cushion fancy stones and Gita prong settings. You will see how to set the stones using a popsicle stick, as well as how to assemble the necklace with open jump rings and a finished chain. You will also see an assortment of other Gita prong findings that fit 10mm Austrian crystal cushion stones.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • FCO-1092 - Gita Jewelry Stone Setting for Austrian Crystal, Square Connector for 10mm Cushions, 1 Piece, Rhodium Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

  • PND-340 - Gita Jewelry Stone Setting for Austrian Crystal, Square Pendant Base for 10mm Cushions, 1 Piece, Rhodium Plated
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • SWCR-4577 - Austrian Crystal, 4470 Cushion Fancy Stone 10mm, 1 Piece, Scarlet Foiled
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • SWCR-4560 - Austrian Crystal, 4470 Cushion Fancy Stone 10mm, 1 Piece, Crystal Foiled
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • SWCR-4578 - Austrian Crystal, 4470 Cushion Fancy Stone 10mm, 1 Piece, Majestic Blue Foiled
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • AXC-98934 - Silver Plated Drawn Cable Chain Necklace - 4.5x2.5mm Links 16 Inches Long
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5140 - Silver Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 21 Gauge Thick (100)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5600 - Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire, 1 Piece
  • XTL-0034 - Wubbers Classic Series Round Nose Quality Jeweller's Pliers
  • XTL-0020 - Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
  • STICK-PKIT-00 - Natural Wood Craft Sticks, Flat with Rounded Edge 4.5 Inches, 10 Sticks
Additional Information
Theme USA/Patriotic
Ingredients FCO-1092, PND-340, SWCR-4577, SWCR-4560, SWCR-4578, AXC-98934, FJR-5140,
Useful Techniques & Learning Guides

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.
Gita Jewelry Setting for Swarovski Crystal, Square Connector for 10mm Cushions, Rhodium Plated
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$2.45 / Package | SKU: FCO-1092
Gita Jewelry Setting for Swarovski Crystal, Square Pendant for 10mm Cushions, 1 Pc., Rhodium Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$2.49 / Package | SKU: PND-340
Silver Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 21 Gauge Thick (100 pcs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$2.19 / Package | SKU: FJR-5140
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Wubbers Classic Series Round Nose Quality Jeweller's Pliers
Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
$32.99 / Package | SKU: XTL-0020
Natural Wood Craft Sticks, Flat with Rounded Edge 4.5 Inches, 10 Sticks

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