Elaine Ray's Garden

When you’re finished with this necklace you’ll just have to tie it up with a bow, no, really, you will have to!

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Make this truly unique ceramic-bead necklace that uses no wire! Use long head pins to make the links that connect the beads and cubes together. How clever . . . and resourceful! Don’t throw away those head-pin scraps; they can be used after all!

Required Materials:
2 g pearl size 8° seed beads, 62 assorted 7mm ceramic diagonally drilled cubes, 60 assorted 10×6mm ceramic bead caps, 42 copper 20-gauge 3" head pins, 2 copper 8mm square jump rings, and 2 copper 12mm fold-over ribbon ends.
Tools Needed:
2 pairs of chain- or flat-nose pliers, round-nose pliers, wire cutters, and scissors.

Originally Published: Stringing, Summer 2010.

SKU: EP3303

Author/Speaker/Editor: Cynthia Deis

Format: eProject