Selkie Necklace in Silver

PROJECT N8039
Designer: Alexandra Smith
Skill Level: Intermediate
This cultured sea glass necklace offers a playful palette of sun kissed yellow, pebble white and aquamarine, color-blocked between shiny hieshi nugget spacer beads.
Instructions
These instructions will make a 20.5 inch necklace. For a longer or shorter necklace, adjust the number of beads strung on either side respectively.
  1. Please watch the video: How to Make the Selkie Necklace Featuring Cultured Sea Glass Beads. In this video, you will see from start to finish how to make this necklace using cultured sea glass and metal beads on Beadalon stringing wire. You will see how to string the beads in the order shown, as well as how to attach a clasp using crimp beads, thread protectors, and crimp bead covers.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BGL-01015 - Cultured Sea Glass, Pebble Beads 6-17mm, 1 Strand, Opaque White
    Project uses 1 strand. You will need 1 package.

  • BGL-01026 - Cultured Sea Glass, Elongated Teardrop 24mm, 6 Pieces, Saffron Yellow
    Project uses 6 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BGL-01037 - Cultured Sea Glass, Round Bead 4mm, 45 Pieces, Saffron Yellow
    Project uses 1 strand. You will need 1 package.

  • BGL-01032 - Cultured Sea Glass, Round Bead 4mm, 45 Pieces, Pacific Blue
    Project uses 1 strand. You will need 1 package.

  • BMB-3602 - TierraCast Fine Silver Plated Pewter Nugget Heishe Beads 5mm (20)
    Project uses 39 beads. You will need 1 package.

  • FCR-1715 - BeadSmith Crimp Tubes, 2x2mm, 100 Pieces, Silver Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FCR-1053 - Shiny Silver Tone Crimp Bead Covers 3mm (x144)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • XCR-67513 - Beadalon Wire Standard Bright 7 Strand .015 Inch / 30 Feet
    Project uses 20 inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FCL-2522 - Silver Plated Curved Lobster Clasps 15mm (10)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5418 - Silver Plated Closed Jump Rings 6mm 20 Gauge (20)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FCR-4160 - Silver Plated Wire & Thread Protectors .019 Inch Loops (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5600 - Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire, 1 Piece
  • XTL-5200 - Standard Size Beading Crimping Pliers (For 2x2mm & 2x1mm Crimp Beads)
  • XTL-0020 - Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
  • XTL-3000 - Bead Stopper- Stop Beads Sliding Off Stringing Material
Additional Information
Theme Summer, Nautical
Ingredients BGL-01015, BGL-01026, BGL-01037, BGL-01032, BMB-3602, FCR-1715, FCR-1053, XCR-67513, FCL-2522, FJR-5418, FCR-4160,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Cultured Sea Glass, Pebble Beads 6-17mm, 1 Strand, Opaque White
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Strand.
$5.79 / Package | SKU: BGL-01015
Cultured Sea Glass, Elongated Teardrop Pendants 24mm, 6 Pieces, Saffron Yellow
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 6 Pieces.
$7.79 / Package | SKU: BGL-01026
Cultured Sea Glass, Round Beads 4mm, 45 Pieces, Saffron Yellow
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Strand.
$1.89 / Package | SKU: BGL-01037
Cultured Sea Glass, Round Beads 4mm, 45 Pieces, Pacific Blue
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Strand.
$1.79 / Package | SKU: BGL-01032
TierraCast Fine Silver Plated Pewter Nugget Heishe Beads 5mm (20)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$3.39 / Package | SKU: BMB-3602
BeadSmith Crimp Tubes, 2x2mm, 100 Pieces, Silver Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$1.59 / Package | SKU: FCR-1715
Shiny Silver Tone Crimp Bead Covers 3mm (x144)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 144 Pieces.
$4.09 / Package | SKU: FCR-1053
Beadalon Wire Standard Bright 7 Strand .015 Inch / 30 Feet
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$3.09 / Package | SKU: XCR-67513
Silver Plated Curved Lobster Clasps 15mm (10)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Pieces.
$7.09 / Package | SKU: FCL-2522
Silver Plated Closed Jump Rings 6mm 20 Gauge (20)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$2.75 / Package | SKU: FJR-5418
Silver Plated Wire & Thread Protectors .019 Inch Loops (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.25 / Package | SKU: FCR-4160
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
$22.95 / Package | SKU: XTL-0020
Bead Stopper- Stop Beads Sliding Off Stringing Material

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