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Beading with Pearls

Beading with Pearls

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M.qlJ.. pearls are surface-dyed and the dye win rub.en'ly. bu y the best qUia Iit)!. you plan on uslnq ~. "hi iroper 'ype or he project you're makinq. rice.'1t1jrJJI"i-/.nS\. you can Iglet .iiI .d half-. ith crushed shell ur rish sea lc . ~I 19Ia. Mias' pearls vso e. so if your desiqn requi (:-'C1!1 ~. a TI1J dl~ . (7JJ~J'ttll'pt'{(rh ~ re rela t:~ newve COD:l. handle" consider uslnq a pearl reamer to rnaks the holeslarqer. "I a less expensive option.ish can chip .ren :>'"('1 the JV~'e:dlter ran can island where rl ley were firsr produced in rna's quan itie: are made of'1 glass base o vcrcd v.{'.'he pea rls 0 _' oth .'0 t" k like ~ earls have always bee-n a c{)~'tUJ11l'" wi I~ be 'mixed in with do tens ency er beads a nd consis- r~:~hion option.'[ 0" r.e5thicker s ri ging' m rterial than the pearl c.: head " c. but sam. tW10 Baroque. priJr~~ ar . ine crystal core covered "Vh-:~-l a p~ar~l~ roaring.of: dlJrin~~ wear. Fine (_¥. or buy the Ilarg's -holed glass or crys\a'l pearls I Peal Is come ~n fully-d' i I~e.drnlledl and un-drllled versions. you can find. rlce. Natural pearls have very small holes. especial 1) for i'~.aKe sure 0 check 'h.55 H your desiqn prlrnarlly 'f. I are the leastdesirable option Fir beaders 1~1~~ scam is ofren evident .C[·' to nea ilers srashL.at you're purchasinq . ' "cred v' irh "p Iescenr paint ' 11.a'way with pecMltU at .ToP to' b 0 tto rn: eval. referred tJ . rounds. Peafl Prinl€ - 11 . Find ou how (he pearl was colored before you buy it especially i. button pea rls ltl e.es~'gn means tha ~'.. l:H~ad" made tea rd f'Oii~l: 'fre's hwate r ro U I'll d top-d r] II e d strands olf half-round Baroque.elry.. pearls in ref .laJJ isn' an ~SSU'.~ srnoorh.eatur'9S pearls or size and sha pe con sistency is crucla I . 'or a piece of are j'l3'wei ry Iike a bracelet. off if theY/Iris and tear. 'I you r d. wh i ch wi llsuffer 10 ts of wea r naturally colored. Plasti.~-' -clley CO.

read 1}11 '[0 learn abo LLl all lb c iterns yo u need r.:.B> .05terials I( ach .~1rl PI' ~mer.·[]:rr fin. -Ill i~ helps ensu rc rhar [he crystal 's crisp edg.eriaISI ~~rrt)l['~11 be able [0 H nd iusr about ~llty ] re .. 2 G.DU : aJ~ In love \"l ith b . ~uld too]~ . ~~'Iil~'ts if"}.~i~~] IF y.s [0 nne fro rn Austria .'[ vou do B~ilnecessa ril y need r .U he'¢1.L ]110 s. ~trr i.i n~a l res u] t~.1 ass and arc that produces maxi rnu rn brilliance . at] on rrn (~I:ystrll ht:ads . The nt.cst these be~~d.lb uJu Ll~ pi ec..l~gis 0 S~ n t he several ry p es 0 f bt:ad~ ~ i"N:':~d ~s pearl i used for the projects in this bOi lk..D .(1tld.ed in this materials list '"r Y'I( ur local hi~h-(. I f you UlSC. k. sizes ~ and [Y i) es o f bea ds a v.e~~' \~()n'[ l'1.( )\I\tn ~IH:~S(rn.o pur ~ '[ogt: rh e r. r i 111'VieS[ in the best m.~11 ]'11. a b i r of in ~~).d s h ows. rc L~"U.n' i1 rvr tim e is overwhelm Ing J'LLS L hecause u r rh.t" .[.i.1 re made fl-nm ~eaded g. beads.~·~·.11 ow about r~J:[b and c·\ ery type :r~'gh ~ 'Wa] king into a head shop -fJr~r t~ ie "!!! 'II!! II'! ! 'J w·ay. f:. (OVers pearls.. 'way 1.YOU (..I e.11i s on linc a n d ~.J'~ 0J~b... -111e fo llo¥.'Acto re you t rn bark on creat j'ng a.. 4l"~1i er. rh read [0 s tuch crystals ~Juf-· fer rhe crystals by sTdn:g:~ng a seed head on ei ther side .lso track d..:111 ~lfro['d[0 [Mat.!) ~ reer n u Ill' ber 'Ir~f ol YI~Si c Sob a P cs. page 10. you'I] a~wavs be' overcome bv the ~\VOW~lfactor" bu.U" lb e thread.~..p .ality bead i ~b ( PI b U'[ y{ ~U c ~.etHrlg Stal ted . i or ("LU in: g.~ of pearl [ewelry.i eve p rol e8 s.

1 i orrn in shape.n. Czech Republic and __Tapr£_'U J. verrnei I..Irray G~and 14 (largesr to smallest) and they of colors" 'Lhey are primarily made in tbt.1 taller prof le chan Czcc h seed he-.{go1 d over . "The most Lon11TiHJn ·. Gettlr'9 Started 13 ..t in :'"i molds.. brass.')~erHng silver).JJ'ld are very lIT. n IJ tubes If gb1J.d (over hrass). ~St!('t{ btarh are . somewhat Hat pro R~e~ !Ik..~ P(.ls than other s~ed beads .llllJ ca n be m "itlL b:in e-.1nro tiny pieces.e ~I do 11~.u:i!)'. 1hey base-meta 'I vari t:'r'~es.-..s~..~m'~t gi~t3~ heads tt rade hy ell [ti.. n C~':I.rid come in rh ree p 1pular ~_ypes: Czech seed beads ha vc 0.r.~.- rerl i ~1g.II Meta] vt!.J.~ lve go ~d -filled. ver- d tl d go]d~p hl'te. and pewter. and cylinder beads have r:~y thinner 'w~l~. d. ng Ion g~rh i. nr ha:r.l~made.i un ~((linn lrom ~ cad u head. s il.!~'11c:~'k:! d i Illg precious and r" . ~ adc w i' rh tau).I t: ]':1P~!''I rese seed beads have . i'l:1~] vast .].~tf.esa lie herween C0I11.1 r]_d are 1:.

:r 'V!lC~g. m pennies apiece. ial to th.a[ wh ~n:". FC)J.hih. 1[1 . (rounds and hutn 'n ) are fairlv easv to 'hnd~ Most c' erv stone bt::li:ild is hewn ~ ~ ~ by ha. 0 I llp~ dep _nding on rhe nvalh=Jlbiliry'~ g.rng flo dire a d!'t." y and comes i n 6~ 'o llVP". u r ~d l:'~ '1'·t " -. '"enr.l"~lde. I!'] . choice {'~n w'i rh crvsta! beads bees us" ir ~ .[lOt" k.._ rrcmely ~u"()l1g and durable..~1I'L. . can he knotted. lng..·t x bv the ~-is.I .\/{J'j-..(eking g' 'e. c Ii:.. srring b.The materia] on wh ich ~. '11'"1k o 1-any pa rticuls r lund f and there's b und to be a bead] ~:t. (. i cru.{. The [} pt~~us dill thi. Sornc b ~.t(. :te.l~ ize.ar~ to come.g 11: with embroidery scissors wH:1 [10·[ onlv (luB' rhc des bu r will .I CUL ~ 'I- [.c 1.. 14- 'Getting Starred . Beadine tbread is i: verv nliablc ~hrta J ~ade()rnyl n.d h usehold S(~S~OlS.~' hraid l~ . dIO. II - b-pound oflhrcau wirh c.~ci()UJ' tone be. ices rallge fn'..LV n a s bra ided t/lrea. ...).~Sl1'[ ab ~.ens or colors. good-JOt king lHe 0' a pleD of [ewelry ] :al... ttl: o me in 'very i "ize ~'nd . !air'ly !H tong and comes in dn/.c\ sure [ use the I '~~'Opef ype 'to k. II]s general easi .:1 r c.O~.and .e 'r y< ur CIT trion ~.orn e pre wax ed ur i:' yo. and is a gre..O'S$..ils make a hal .vl '.' hapt: im ag inab 'li sem iprecious t{u our 0 ~.:'IlJ:rrin..d \' as de ': '. It'. CU'[ 0+ the stone.ur this L ~y ~a ail::l~~' j n v le 'l r -. .{/d'ing lin f $I Is".l U" and r be' .1 kn ~~\. 0 t p ed d n~ n tI rcad rh t':".a[ or ye.'al it libcr:JIUy with wax or d. n1. and dark gr.":de' Iy. It:.lj}r.. read c mdiI rinner pag~ ] 9).Li~:U.'lng ind ust rv.

lse scissors.!! ....... nI '1" ~ [.r ] '8}~ L rna nv cn.flc3....'jl' C' 1"'"UI .~-r~l'I.. Much of a ~ the cord on the marker today isn't really even leather but at rvne of svntheric.... p L1 rch ase ... "J..IL !l:il .• H~ ~ '.et aJ.' J_ . I I!. . ~ 1~ 0'..j..p -' .~ II" 1: (}I U fj_..-'~Ued.:'I"(r.. j_. .tllcr i .s.. Secure rhis rype of wire with crimp beads (pag. ~.n~. .. '1.'1~ ~"V· .!U - less $~et'~wires ro.8·tting Started 115 . 0') ill. rt: . l. . "0 1J can.I.''l r'h d~l'l 'l. ~'!!..~! . . :! n.) l.' d t -11 .g~[if' ea r w ires to' ri 1..I'~~fSnd widths.g ~ corn II... . ~ 'I] L.r.~ Jl"'\"Z. ~n t()'r. ' ."r. .tiigll1g beads.~ nylon coating. )'t 'I~~ vi-.I tr ~ ..~.~. iL r" ......!!' :F!l. t"ly.. ran Q·n b"'- I!.!!..~ :.1 1~ :n:y Pes o r 111. ~ .~ -[1 .. l\' f 'r.i J. I" ~ 'n "'.g~(herthat '[hen receive ..~.. L'.).J' I!..L . to cut [he end o.1 g ha n u~.. ~lV J. n t·.~~ used here../ MetrJ/ r~iff i~ used i 11 this boolc to r wircworking projects r~U1:g~ Jro m iLUll P ri Il..... w ire.J._. OL L lr smaller the number..:.II ~l "" " lJ'-'.. 'lin IL I.:. 1M eta I Wli r:e \ )' '/ / / / if G. I ir' . .r" • f/her COll1'~.. but the most common ones used [0 make 'Ene beaded jewelry are srerli ng silver and gohJ.oi!. the thicker the 'wire) are '[bt" sht..Flexihle~ttldb~gtoire is primarily used F[~'r~. i!. ..

..~ ! I uuon/] [~_I cp.17:'"' . tt to· ~ )-'I: . includinz n uud.r ..Jren used 1n h ad.o .1~ box.... ~ ...J d eslgn!'i as 0 OrC: half ..eep a n cckl 1C'C 01[' hrace~e:r 'i n pla.. .. I fr"rnv~.. pit: ~s-u~ua'~ly 111e[" I-tha[ hfJp keep Y(]'L~r]evle':~ry c )~. :Jl But tons ~rc (. H ~ ~ t~ . 1 he other hal.. j '(j ~ ~ ~ ~ '" - ~ ~ . [.nnecte Iln p~ of wir .. ~ = t:.. "In ~. c.v.) !J..l...... '0.. p ... ~ ..-. ~} 0 i 0 ~) w' Q .-- g ~ t t tl -i 1-t-': ~ ~ l .atngs Beaders C~.. • i/o.J • ."j:n.'2. .. .l J is made ilJp of cr ." nne in sever .~ '3. "' "r" ~ ~ ~ r) o ('~ I~ :r.k the clasp. I..l'1: ~ . 1.' -. 1 . ~ M-! ~I t. ~ :. ! ave ( ~" ha ~rh~L 's C 111'r~ sed 'If ~ hl~ ow l ).....' a all ihar click I1IO rl1 1: hcrx HJ IOL..j ~: ~ ~ () .~ C ~ \1 ~ ~ a g ~ ~ ~ ~ ::. Here arc some of th '_ most common c ~ pes.~.c ~ ~ jI- ~ ~ ~~~ . The loops L ':au .r i"'f .J ).... nV:J.' -I: jR - ).:.. .cure Uhndings ...ethe'n' art! ..... jUi.~ . las Jr (se S'i ~HP~ Pleasures .ill~p. n also he a grcal-lQ: {j ng embel] ishu-. I 1 ....U all the [ittlll. ""'i ~. I ~ ~ = ~ ~ r'Ii . . '.L twisted (~!lISPJ con n ecr ~!iV] e r enJ ~ re k.en c..

u usually m Ide out ~·f metal J]ld • .I II i ke ~l / and 'Ire us Ui 11) used In .j or ~I.::1[ 1..".t:d like a )3. 'Tht" IL.aU 7 t I spri t1g-.~~:l.oj_d~d ~('vcr rha r npe~ls and sh u [5 [b c (~n-II~· 111." TkH: hc' k Ha{.:-~ d I r(ugh the red r 1 ring: 011··: rhe bur Iirs parnlle] n top of the ring.virh a.I.rre :Hl~ l o ten used at rl ~ I'"'n..~int 1 a li uk !'.. H "eye. plc c o ~multi- p'1S:-it'S 'l.00 ks like . hal F rh.aspJ have rhc L'~ \ d ne sccu red rh t" clasp. Ilh:.~ . [. rh (..a loop arruclu d: t .de kn ts" Tht') .~CCS~ Gel Ing Sta ed 17 .~)k-a~h.• l'!sl. .r~PJ ~1re rel ucu-~J H h ).1" ~h~ll~ .f. ch [ ]n l t ~II .. you've 'h~l~J ~ -h (tP~l~' It ke . 'Ahe. rhe th~II]11 .-a~ul-~lN:. it. I '1 !Ii u/{gft '/tb]1S have on..f-e~ve~lS])~ LI (bel w). the rrher 'hllf.k..t ~l'. r end. J o .. made t~1 (fa cir [e wi h a Srll. • i Iig..k.h.Il:!).J rhar h( ( Il!i tht.: ithe h..1 p a uac ~ [~ 1'" Past.1n~~ng·htr-:r. ->{)nr:~' . III rrr L corn: in ~-huge variety uf~esign s. and sh uld hl~rcserv .[tl(lugh [0 sec ~] r~ I he CL1S'F'L.·t design (11 tl has ..v are u. .'if likl:" a tuol". ' alh rru I.htvv~·igh t p I. L!J:{: the piece. strand [cwelry in or [er to h ·.1 ring with .J ~·l··l 'I hi (. are sha pe .

.U'I' ug lh~ngh~.h·· with a imple 1 'If I :lIt [H1e ... .1..ad pins. ads Ill. tr~lif!Jlr wi res with a tiny dlsk at one end 1.... . rt" made witli srraizht pi.n!"i~~p:ft nt{iJigi earring de' i~n' I~f~ the metal p icces vou usc lill L() ~JJ [Tach an '1 hey include ~ lump ring~ H:1:. JJu~y ·.". 1(" b.. nd.ces f\\.D· ~n j:1~~ ~ r Lk -.Jr OPl~.e rh esc ~ " . wh ~ ch ilo. rilQ.1 Frenel ea r uiires. re1gu Iar h1e. wire to a fi ndi ng. . 111 ..[ hurd heads ij 11 place..on leer r he· din~ -" [ _.~U1 ] come in uifF'eT-e'nl r sha rt:~·incl LlLdirrt.I." .~ r .gJ~S.~r~?"~ lfk.In . which a rc much like Frcnclt ear wires hu have ~ saferv• catch on the hack '10' h ld l~tearring in p~ ·le·~ earlobe r [ !" / _~. . . rj.8 Getting Started left to.e !bl. f1[1'd' [.Sl IIIp'll h. leY'a pins .. ~lJtd rim]» heads .· H~'E.I n LJ shapes: and le1. ~.tlIJiriS ar· used t~lr sitringi ng beads I J rnak ~J~lll. u' 1 ( :- 1 .Tl ani." " :..at~~:n~ ow [1 u~.. j)inJ arc used in tb].to m ~tJ(E IJea. .k likt Upsi dc-dr '.._. :.ucd Iin ~8. fcd pi rI: ~ r:·.:..Iug ) ~LL..... '.-.ee ~l~lgeH r ~ ~.J nd head pi ns ~lave l-c a phe r d L ne end. II af. ~O)P onto VJh ich you can ~lldd ~._. ~oI.lp tub I I ... 1. "I! !!!!! - .htJ calUw·eWld head pins.. ..s'. . B'".. L .~e used to .hi:1 ~ [the . lso U. C.tl. I rhen close aver c il'I]P beads Ln . II I' JIJ. T11r~y .. Y ..IIl1Jp }VeIS art .Cri.t.

on he market into nize ~ e storittl pet rk you F S.. gi vi n. land boxes o bead' scattered 'lip is.S an: poi sono us" left: to right~t·hrelild eondlticner. con necr '_. L you wish.ilL • jump ring~ Once you brinq horne your beadinq an inevitable question: VVhere 51 supplies. co=-tben B I Ji u t_1( and .i nds ami' g headers. ----. tald1htLe'sive'cement Getting Started 1i9... Pntbu~J used 'j n th is h()./. .uq:if..Org.51 1h _·I.~. rhread d iesn t rrav. are ci cular ~ P..g.. tubes. n an [I ~ ) 1<~'. know wh .O. If you work be re wi ~ 01 s~stem of /"organitzed chaos" and are okay wi h baqs. ~Q me •J~ a fe\-v ornei rna .. _. }I are ' ormcd like tiny key ri ng " who on (H'gan ization j ake advan age of he loads o bead storage boxes wh ich vou can and ubes 0 nes. a rn rc sccure tormoi The mas irnportant hfng is to be able to lnd when you need them.ppen to be! ititc bjn~. .th . oldered-closec] versi .. '0 wrlly~n~llly~just make certain you. beeswax..hnlld anuiitioner are u . re every oiling: is when you need to call on i' ~ A g.'\f p n ·d U 'IS~ J...' ash . keep all h-e ~lOU can /.. there's 1€lmi auld you put them? '~}it r~'. ht"Lll \l\rl llr~' [0 Iioding. Jeu.I IGl~~e. .! tu h l ~t}d rls. tLUU} rh1.s } . \v 1)< y ffH h- manufac urer's insrructions maJ1Y I r them th e.. 'd to prcpar ' thread bead wherever you ha.N:ier~~ If' t(:lh sio« cie I ffll.e boxes in side la rqe r rn 9 si milia r beads toqether. semerlmes used ~ l~(attach I rn era]' to .a keep ~ g.1_ 11roj ect j: n Be adi» I..hrives Th.'·L Of 'pell or \ j '1(' us ell t' ).t.'f h . ne t~I..v u s cure kn )ts.n_1. 1~tl e : u rc tc caret u ]~ ~0 I].. Jlt:y Ued 0" re I r d bli: C' \'L"r. l ~I • you're working on either in a small box or bag...ood k 001'..c [p . f '~ncl d u t. Ofi1 I •~ or findings rn fi ndi ngs~ They" and .' ~.. ~o. a II arranqed by color. ~It and two-part .hread rcnsk r' and i e ure rh.. i you're a persLon . you need in there...o k .~1[..r Ley CHl h. -I. e tiller ~lJu('filr and t bll 'k. ...J- .erials y u'J] need 'UJ) complete 11...fia9:e~ I _ ~ --_ ~ . So.t{}jo'~rare the rno lnpu blr 1:.1 jJ]d othe' umes sirn]: l. -==-------.

.\'~ '_1. I:~t an ' ~ll '~[rt"' rh:::ITV .th1-1ULl" plh rs ft:.~~.v~ r h ~Ir arc Hat un ~h t: in side rc 1· ave l .uner t [['.~II ~ th· . ::.·1 rlit}:' [earure in ~~ cylindri al ..]\\T..1 es.S d . As with other [cwclry-rnakin . ~ (_{).in~ ach P 1.!~t -UOSf plien rt'~liITI: ia.'q uare .(j_ ~ '10 .] p int als ~I rt t [he u rs iJew Ihis r P" of pliers USl:'U me: .J a ve r v f 11 c 20 Ga': ing S a ed .LI1 !-.r~:tb[. Tools Maki ng pe.iu 1 bent V~ sil': r~ }. l{OIfJl(/~u...IIns kIlt: bard-to- h u r taper to .ses.ld ~ cwel } re JU i rc s u q r1~\lllglyrcw ~l (-). 1ft 0 are H.n[ }~~..Safety gias.'l tu Fe Olll j~l... j" w-rech..

llu{ ni ~ft'le " or nr. a rc used i n rhi b( H1..(IIt".ed CU'L. ~t' r'h'cr '~p.tn r [0 V e~~lwhen ma K~ng m L' t._ ~" h.. ll:'~~ A q' CL ves a _ arv or . d ercrmi In t where to t:! Ir 'win? and I 'hn:""hl.1.{U'''d (o'rn 1 "-C'iI" in 'ld\ :.n~ '" tcetl I.( 10k fo r smoot h~ . ~\ 1'1 i nvrrucii Ul.TY H Jl1et. t:.~. ~~eon· -h: 't has h rth tanc . !ll inner.d]n~i' ~. llc~'prUl~ 1.~ n h '\.w~ ["1< toir« it poinr. 111cy ~..~b~lph~~ pit.... ?J atta h l . ~] ve a V(.'i nd: Tapr mcasi res an d ntler. ~~l' k to t: '11' mak wir .lle .:Irp b l'.]: nJ.. ::InC.ard '- 111 IRul~er wire .[us L ~ CUI. vcrv fi.t!' _ r ~t"~\pe]~'Y.. h~and b·.kiJl~ " wclrv lcng.~llT'C~..{rk~ng·~.Se pag lB.~.'l(!!J'1 hav .:k 1".)rOI' yO'Ll r cy~s fi~onl HyIng wire p icces. r.f. They are al ~{.\ ~nu~c pre.. I . wire iru 1! ri ng2sr:.dt...0-1"'ChLC. \1.1. crim p rubes u ()f h: ~~.~ th:i r co llle to' '11 side of rhe pliers [t"~ ves ~1 \/-~Jlflp. ecr DlJUi l an kflit!ingu!i:..:Kn'itting neeeUe's.1. an I metric n . }r. inding . . ~h. gltl~es are irnp( rrt.c its and.ri 1l1p he~'ldb. Th ev arc used in rh is [..

ext rerncl y rh in pieces of sliEF wi re (ahout the width uf a plece d1fead) that have '~l rirry hule on ~ e'n.~y~~ 'tssor: are t: l ~ _1· c nlf'f-f.1 t isn' r 11$ pr·e ise. hel p ~ de th e rU( ped ends l('~ ITU.~din.I .: (r' syn rh et~c rh reads by IIri '1r1:g t hem ~ nto ~l fi ny b~ln.ng material while you bead.' and a very $h~~~ r~oin t I. ULL[ ofr.s.. .. synthetic IH 1-~t~IOP'fabric used ro make the rype of blankets of len found in h orels.way..Ia rc 11sed fOorcu tr j ng b ea ding thread .. \ \ or L Beadinr~ muss are used your work surface and mats that arc made [0 I~ make ~UJTV'DU~t beads .ghtc r do cs [he sa rn e i0 b. Most beaders prctcr n eedles.HI the other.agai:I1..ulin« u rj~on1. don't rol] off . warmed 'up.Thread once burners arc 'v'ery preci~e~tht') have a wire end that.n g \v. ur lighters.y and :aJf"somewhat lch sh orrer. :~ . r \ \ end of _\l0 ur s:ltin. Dishci. 11~e.~ea(li.\? h LeIr a re espe c i~dIy t h h 1 an d ]0 n g~an d. can he placed .ml1r{)lr:f:e.. Thread burner ..td bu rnrrs. Bea dir~gnredlf!{ arc.P~• nreu b l: ades. fteedtes 1 '\.th J.[ rrh S Of pieces or fe·h 'w'or k vveIt )0. h ~vi. lex 1.1 ' - \ 8'eiid uops or beads 3lr()~tg{'/iPJ{ are used '["~1' keep you.~ha ~lJ '\'~~h have 'at srronger bOJCI.I.gi.i re .g oH~ the. but . -. ~I~l~ rp The most p_~op' lar for beading j nclude En'D"UJh be'tJ. ~li ~y arc most often used.hle I. ~ ~ ~ mto the Hoor. i. m"· ~ very sna rp scissors 'V>V] I~~'.A 1. .sr the end ofthe thread and th e th read rne] rs a.h~ It( i. th lck.

r icwelrv J nl~k]:n~ .J u j ewel ry stor 'S~ .)r 6~ITle It~t "filr1ntly.[JLrill.u.·ht!r.1 II .n widen the br'I"".J 0 '-.l h ch u n k ')F tc ] upon whh .are I]JOSt .-I 11.. ~. L ~ L '..~are thi . nd dl.A s rna III (raft drill 1. drill n: ham rn· r them. Bt d reemers arc ~ rare withl very handy tOl di~ rid-tipped tl 015 that.~ Ig j ~/. axe usee. r I . arc pieces of s06 material that have heen i:nfl' sed with ·1 chemica] 1[0 ~.1~~1rlnz b" I.t hoc k .s best I be' .-I nl.J .k S.dJ 11._ m3.is S :3 re very heavy clumps rhar arc otrcnm nun I I to . Tltev~ corne ~11 pearl N: \. 1~(}lishinl{ rl{}tf). Is arclona.n.~~n arked d own Lh E ~ i. YOU can nan] mer wire ~ h . ey can b L 1-~) .( Ies. whe rru .u a ". "el blo ..._ 'k" '.i 111f).)fr~ nina.~..~ or I suire.d to .v.'.h i ell have cs pecially srn '. d. Irk bench. le of mer: 1 ~n d have a poi nrcd hook at ne end to v'l' rk rh·~·hres d ( r win ) lin cro .I'l n 1 t 'KI\ t bead sh ':lIPS (. ead.e. . l. L t' _ " _~l[k~ hi' les in bead: an j Aar pi eccs of metal..~ so vo U n I I.. m tal Thev ha vc r.. • (:tach'r.ed 23 ..ill bits. Use this rool for ho]dlne. pointed '1 Crochet nook PoUshing cloth Ge hl1g Sa . '-i. sligh +v t~LT' red cvlindcrs (r har . pieces in place '\NhH~ U shine metal...

··t~l· tt· ~l~ yo j .~ Coiling.d l. Vrl laT typs of iewcl ry rna ker.h. r.~t.. [be H:!t of Rush ~side .10 t~g~ in t InC' h~1nd. nd~-ul {lull n cd ttl Ji:JHJYil [0' complete rhe P'~~ -t s iI~ i{eadin~ u'itl~{J.th icl~ wi re ~ kn. to ht:nd and shape wire into [he he:. arc dU~{:t'115 (I.~r._ 1.'V{t o r knirr i. ~"U ioorn bead ina? W la ever type ot 5.' en af you're new [0 be:.::."C -1. tlv 2'.-! • 'id ust like arranging your space for cooking..n r p I beading you'll be doing: V\nll you need a hard surface onto which you can hammer or drill? Do YOL_ nee'd 'to sit lJpr-igh t at a table where yOLJ t· " -' ~I :}ot~know there' always some hiil~ nev.."" techniques.. ch niques.ld i r~g". Repc S] i )11 Y' iur hands ~o U c~u continue if \·vr:-fr the wire around rhe base " wire.~ md it's . ~t'.'k.£1 Basic Technic res . i Ie' ri potting a Ian or eve I I settlinq down cy s"pace for a 9. 'itH It J ~. ·.gh'tiy \vrap~' ilng. you need to set U'_') YOlJf beading. The main thinq to conslde is. . making Ti~. F ur ers r.. kl ireworklnq ¥ou'U (.·in..·'h\·~~ I.1 . .1 nd }1 u H he up "H1d running in 'Il~t· rlme. .~'r .~]rurt:J rhj· 'h(-I .u. ir tJ. pho a f tt ing wi rc in volves th c wi re c. ricks. t lv t c -.~~making lump t i ng .{l 'i'~ J l~t :-.. :In.ihu rnernl fiJt of emery paper to achieve thi t )u('~ in g the w ire t.) i'd..rC rJ(Hl i1111 n t"r.eier In the r~)Hoyrlng stcp-l Y"'S[CP t.your (n 'bell hand n 1 m akc one W r. adin need a corn y chai: 'nd a beadr 1'9 mat to work o r- ~.~~ n~ check f( If 'll1yf rough sp' ·ltS. ro h. her.. Use .1'rifu] wirework crca it ns f-~:-.SJ d H: wj re nd hllt t HS j' n~ s- Piling nd sandjng are necessary f.• 1 now the 6 U )\~dn~ rech 11'1 U~\ . 1 old rhc \Vf'rlpp'rng v'll c \r ". I ..d [I. wlr t ~"S l ri'nt~trjl:r u ·cd ~11 .-lih ..TVC L1l _J [0 learn in [lea li] g.• 1).l'Yin U 'Vi ur ~a g ( f a r~y of lal:d tools atlll'd dCJ' wlrewo k? Or do you jLJsL t ~·. Srart h:t gra!-Npin!" the l iase h..~' rnuk rl~ aU.ht revolutions .I[ rcallv is ~a' ' tc make your twn heauri ~11 pearl j -\"lcdr m.rh I crC~lLiJl~ decorative c· ils. in Flu!TI. 1.pace you requi e .~:i rc this b1oo1 :I()' at[[aching' nl..~} a h. If y( u're at eXr~l~~~f.he on pr'iDritv is good I'ght~ng-you don't 'wan to co I1prOmtse your number one tool" your eyes.~ I[h)" can spread out an 'tt:C} 1 n iqucs 1iu]e _. 11g FH.goud ~hal I'ulve gone g . mo rh i11g rr ugh wire ends.. frt.ood book. wrrtinq ~I n·'~.ap. :)"ouHlH~e]_:'hJ1 d thi s.

&..:.P ri rn~. Repeai unril )JU reach the desired widrh (photo 3')~ j 'm'rt' sj~in~ ~1re llSt'd Is .t" nd (rf tile wire.l la I~ ~ r! I photo 3 AI'ways open a jump ring wi h two pal rs of pi iers. 1) ~ Ad iusr tb e" wire's P is irion wirhi n rhe pliers so . Basic Techniques 25 ...This w'2Iy he ring rWI~1 be opened laterally:~Instead of horizontally.keep h ea d ~ Fr[l 111.~1]Y Fur J CC() ra 'eio n b u t (a.(~ loop sr ick s out ~lirfhtlv. one positioned on each sidle of the split. . Usc chain.4).d \-v [.U1 curve more wi rr around [he L spiral. which can weaken the win?.n als ~ r be used tu . p'ush one pair of pliers away rrom you /.n esc p Iicrs to make a small loop t ~h.1 rul rhe Iionp \ phnt.or H~l-nos~ uliers l( Ur~l$q e rhc loop Har within the jaws &0 the edge t)f t i'1.egil1 by usi ng rou nd.'and pu 1'1he oth er 0 ne toward t you (photo . l7"e vour l:~ ILl In P' ush rhe srrai D wire SO 'it n !::FtTS prhr iD!' curve arr 1. s~~ in g 0' (f t hr.~vo1 t. (You'll also open any other' wire loop :" v'l~y-) his photo· . e 11 do! ~ irc.

_.'re off the dowel...·-1 '\XI]:r' loops co me h When you create your own j urnp ri rigs. a round th e dowel. the be~d ~. IS rs to CU' one coil 0 0' "he 's. Use round-nc S( pliers H grasp '[he wir cn'[ anJ tll~ 0 rh p!1jet's un ril the \'''1re rouches the '-)0 bend (J hOln ' ').n rse plic r:.your tinqerti p5 ~'U51n9 the exac _. sbnlit' ll)l n t" I-~: ing (V cut the wi re '0 YS i: nch (~ rnrn) '" as in phoro -. you ~ find you III have y'e' another flexible desiqn option a .ush (fi'gure 2)~ sidle of I pi at 6 fi . coi] sltght~y to create space between each rotation (fig'ure ")~ 3 ~ U 5:e the ·FI ush 'h e cu i .) :Frun"~ t~. 2 . 2 26 Basic Techrtiqi es . S. . her wire ip . the more jump rings you'll end u . 1. t \VO -t rsio ns..~ en if the wire. . U re 3 bead (:'L~ wi Lh a bt"ad lan g . -h in . ·0. r the rc ::1 -~ .. etch th .wi h.pJrng. The more coils you make. f'ick up he r1ng and fa'ce the cutters n!e other way ~O'snip t . t ( rna ke' ~~ 90 bend :ys ~nch (9 nUll. ize and m ate rial you desi re gives s a world of possibillties.make .IS'ng th cr wire.nd Sl-ar . righ [ .ih4p l all d lorapp -d. Slide the w. " Ti9 htl Y and evenly ca'i I a.~nJ.a ) [). or L ynu re us ing [he<~ op [I l !)..

.. au want n' at ra h it.."([ rn 'jaw' is.r dJ1 UJ ust ra :~. e10ncy I c.0' 0 10 1. inches (_. pag I f~.d . (lj)' by using chain-nose ffO pliers r ) make -II .1 rrn ..(' ph~lr 7) .iltn[ n the pliers so ~he b. hen rnalo [he y 11 Rero .ecurely attach a wrapped l~ ro aneth'" cr j.an easily and !>j.gh he place .'11""1.7. In of ilii.:) • vvr~11'.:p lh~! t:nd and shap O\tJ rh pUre' LOp jaw 'ph{·t 1 H). se zhaiu-nose pliers right coil down the cJ:tse leo rhe v.[n the l( H) P ''H.('1"I}Jprd Ii. F~ fOf 111' r: h e lo 0 'f" p.L .!.9 rnrn] lrorn one wire end (0]"' Ji SLC'111. 3J11d )1 ~'. )0 P d 1-. rap.. BasrcTeehniques 27 .~w~ngrh e wire un.) t· .~ ch r1 iq uc. {photo ] O}~ Ti'irn rhc exc ss wire e pliers to [ig~ rren the inch r 6 mrn] rn the tup of l bead) .J 'I P . and.ass' the wi re end rsr throu.. wir ~rH.r h ai u [1n k.J tr nngCJ·. [errreath L ~. til: wire U r und-n sc pliers _ g:ra. use chain-no [I" wr p 'the wire in 3 90 b nd in the wire "~. C.11 1.p hor "1 I ...7: ~ I l~II: 's v~/]I be pcrrnanen lv attached.

d irecr h H1. Q ping pliers (11 hi -~'i l) '~ ] ).) It CqU::'1 P S'e'~ U j. . 'i" I' " 'i' . " totre ..''':' '-. 'Iu . d.. '.' e an ~ l 'i n In '[he Il} .l. Pas~ [Iu~ wire h'~Lkdi r6'ugh the crimp head I n the ~'.ua P i i ros ~ ~ I the . wi ~ [h e hac]. cri rn p hru.. .h...it t. I~~~ a SU=. .~ve irl _[ !) g.ell r ly bqU c tit: th e b ead S g...'.~tgar. Turn [. indine.j · ug~ng teen n 'iIt} U e U ~eu to attach v. yl rn d 11 sh aped rtu rch in Iro ~.(JII.:.~u't: move rret~ :).Ll let.d: a [ a "90 a n:~l t ~ d :nt:!\ rlt'.-: . I . 1. StringJng IL reo till rougn1 a t. 1r'h at S wnat [.r_'.'1. ncac • \1f'1 ... pair of C1"].ing (like ~'~ cbsp)~ Sr. r5~e.p' 0'$..eze the (r~ p bca .1ces pr.'" _.~~de 't h eoc I"i 111 p be ad.~I!rIby string] n~ one crimp bead and rhe ...h. ..t .n1. L r rlmplug . photo '12 . Nex t ~.r into a nicely-shaped rube 'pho[o 12)". • o'l- I.jE. Irsh J'\N I yu L~ a rra llgr beads on rhe strinai [log rna ~ td~_ that creates rnasre rpieccs-s~ tJ t'"" -.. U _... L l .1 Il· 6nd. 1 i '. ~. n o:r t. 1./~ rc .1:d- .Y~l'U. If..flluling so ir\~ :UTL1g'i bur nor so tighI that the wire (::.

l-orm ~J [()OS(.[ (Jig u re :3)..rn~l.~_I you t~ghten ir.t ots ".. the . 1 Sllpl~notsan: used ~n d1 is b~ n k f<Ho ~J. re . Pt n il~ll .gJ rre .:klll .gh ~ o f Lb ~ k n o."1\l1owing how to tie knots is vcrv important if vou're wOlrklng oH·:Jootn beadingl hut the .k'ncrf~~'Th ey a H:" c bask:a.f"e )).2.t I~ it th 'I'lt n. 1:'\1\1 times before passing it through the ~n()p.~! ..he knot with another overhand knot and pull righr ( ]gu.Ot!rrlJ/_~Jl(( knots J re -ft} rmed l' 'by rnaki ng a '100 p wi rh 'the thread p."tb 19 hea> led rrochet.g material (f!. . but 'when ~i }?OU make y(~'ur E rs R ove rhand Ii\.J l:t!E:Jll rer 11]'1 s mall ~oor of tht' d P. h:l tr 'lle~~J .~ssJng the thread end t:~ ugh.Hy made the same 'Vv'~~.e ~q U a r .cll.:l.no '\Nf21P the thread around itself a.~1 d ~l. .v ~i-nn .~]S ~tpl:l re kn(J'[.l (a1)~~."~.~ 1'0 [. 'sqUri"P RU()tJ arc Iorrued h.:C]_]~ L~ ~ ~ • .g. I dgbt end over lle:·fi en d.u r.1J"~ 'L:X tre m ely .. lng right (fi.ki:1g d n overhand knor. lef ~~ul over d.h I en d (Hgl'l.g'ure l) m ig.j fig" 5 .y.lO( )P1 ~lud p u. use a crochet hook to catch the saingjj].n~' J "' 4 u rgenu} If.nish'~ng wi rh anot her overn band kJ:lfJt~ this ~ ixu."viU C0l11e in ha '1'1dV fo r 0 rh er b cadi 11"£ as '\~. \'V ire ovcrh and knlt].v~).

Repeat [0 ~uJdon e head ar a tim e un d 1 you reach the desi red engrh :1 fig.in b..lh of he...\·r a ccts in tJ i~book.nd~H ion II~':\ t for bl'~elk or herri I l t.-..ghrhe re: r of the heads j usr srr u ng (fi. Jl1cg. 8 (hgUl\_'" S·).l1t/llfl l • fi!.g.hread.~ (figu_[I~ 7) i:~[c '[.·ec{'ndl ~.hhe: bead. stitch beads C)D' rher.e. r~J1~ .bo ne ST~ rch. r:"pe of beaded e rn bcllishrnen t made b~! strm O'"i ne . bu r y 11.~1 r~~r)-o ] a jarg.lg .~l used [I.he ..e~jd i.go Ill. ~~\V by ~ cart 10 (" srnplerc SirnlLe~fringt L~~1. Pass ~J~.'H the pro]- n~y ne d It kru.\J.gi I. )fF. "Ihere are d zens of \V'~.cchniques tha don [ requirea 10 nn h)[ create a : rnooth ..ast bead ~1.n~lI. Hi ~ t'1 it J~. pas ~in g [be: needl back.:.n.vv u d· r(l 19h the ·.. l...~ arnlly o beading ...~J and. srri n.. nitial [y strung a nd up .L. e head and tbr-uugb the one just stru ntg. make a f()u. bcadirl.]1 i pass 'u. [h rt n ~.) ~_'g~in rn il{e' a circle ~uld t manl pili late th e rn SO rhcy : iI S. 1. (. . skipping .611 H:~'1).t~'h is I )lte.~d b r .IfI"U beads.ru n g.Jt needle and .Y~· . t:lbdc" 0' ~~e~d b''_''Jds-Ju~s[.

\~l and strung (figuft: 9) ~ the' thread keep beads nom slipping off the end otthe read. IA U''1J. Ke'e'p our lead hidden by passing 0 Iy through aejac. L I fi:u~H row'.l().~jn:o '~'lrL. p.en be ds. You i lso use this technique fj to seCLJ re l~he . I n To Ii .hat h fi ..2Jinonce or twice.t'gb neans you'll :gp throuql in the opposite direJc> ion. ~ "J re Iati vc ~V stiFf h ed]d t:'. ~~ie two . bead is used at he end of a workrng I beads j ust worked should sir side ly sid .~u.)]. au qiC!ur \ G' acros I. or tension. on brad ~BtL the b -ad i'U!H IJI:J.~i}rl"f Or -loorn beadwo k 5.r you can easily 'I ead ro one head reach r:h e end.1 n v· hich a]1 l he b 'ad~it S'K e b ~ side H· ere a re a grid~ ~t:ll .. p'ass hrouqh 8.uil.Iwork 'm. Bastc Techniqi es 3. few more beads to hide the knot. at the and of h e ~ F9Qd . rhc ~jlrslrow). Slri ng . thFlead. ~ingcircular Of.~I th r. The uJorking last bead added on 'U~. Working in th.'1' d pas. '~'tt1J ·Ilg l"lrough beads 0 1 an Qff~oorn piece all beat . Once you've vvo ked'. This stiffens and streng hens -he work..0 n Lh e Pirev i 0 us t'O\V Ind the head ius. To make one. b ric . ~':(J dUI .d fa. rho.ur I~qu "Ire .i'tlff tb~~()'~'~gJ. tie an overhand knot on the '110 fttl tl the .9'whe./t!Jr:ca4 is he lenqth Sran rh _' next row b. Pass' hrough seven~11 beads on he' body the be~dwor· ~tie an ovet hand knot between beads as to weave . .~1 0 T1he tai. ng. u thread. simply strilng a bead and pass 1101 C: enl't in LIt: ~. bv ~~. ..re.1'" beads It ng: eru llgh' [0 make up )/. prevh ro\~ (as vou . hle required l 11 len9'~ of' hraad.( sr ru n g.between beads.~ched b sads in C1 cles. IJ"l:fJ h fM t).. read wh en you' re in'ishj 9 To smrt a 1Q piece. .·or bead strung . 0 n th e body 0 ~_he beadwork.. your piece enough tha move the S· olf the beads are SeCLJI'8. [rig thrc ugb the I. st .l~dwith v continuc 'JI).esired.rr I .. ble~dto onc b:. and co rr jnu' -+:~rouq h h . 'egin the second ¥oujve made a gt~tcnHd beads . tbfCfJd is the po' ion of thread between the needle and the first beads strung.' itched beads more times than is.t 'ppnsh:e di recrion '~ronl] rhe Iirs r n stirchinzt-.~:rchH1£it to rh re ains below _'le irst bead. c . vou bead.' ibula a pieces of beadwork. a..··.rl ng_!i n g b31St: lT1W .S. you s rung. pi ce of beadwork.bead .en. ross base xrra nJ stitc ~I ing. thread a needle WII h .' ens youjre passing' .f! af off-loom beadwork W len you 've in a ~ine back Bind fa 111~ and it results in a ruvit h~ !'rtrin.I'm" 'v oass through the .an'd Fi r11 the knot close to' th e W." You use i to do YDur stitchinq . A round ~5. . require d.. e UJ1[U • through L ag. baa ds u ntil au exi from a place where you can keep stitching. crea ed when you've ·s. stringi~lgurtt b ead ~n~.. hie need~e through beads on the body o the headwork sa you can exit e!S. '-LIlgl L 'h· [ eXT bead on the base r . means you'll pass the needle ' hrouqh the' _eads in re same din C ion as they wens' s fl.Q rk.ead~ we ave th ro ugh se vera II bea d s.

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J' k 1 '.Garner lots of compliments from .' · II h make. b ces It .'Juttne k stre chy elastic used to string the pearls makes it anything but starchyit's very comfortable to wear.a multi-strand bracelet that's. m .' 'I ~ . lts 'Victorian-era stYIe rna kes i I k 'uxe a famuy hreir Ioorn.00::<. cuick to V'~'" '.

}1 fi~g.rnrn i t '>'. 1 r ri ng eno u It ple~~ul'i 1 {J ell e cu rd to m .e 27 38. bac.. e ear stre. I h cord en cis.asur I inches \'1" .. "'".~ mm half-round potato 6.' '.·. .I. ure all in the same p lace._. length o .4 em'. e ICTS. goh:~elnmarblll€f cameo broo'ch w..:": L"U: g . e- fle _2 Victoria 35 .nl. 9' rn) 1~ rgrhs of co rd.Y '115 yellow fresl water Li '.~s. r L_[Drs (. close ro the beads.~.lln!stru cti ons Cu [ fO'LLr 9-1nc h 2 Ap'pr~)dm'alte... (If: ends into three I":ignr peat. Tie the ."I o ~e tne pi [l.r. r c' 1).'he knr 1t.iglre. re l ).i rh brass ':n. (-)._ ~ f bead (b'b t.:i. pt:. 5=mm srretchv 4.inch {91..a[ seep 2 hrce 1: .·t .. square knots.n rhe br . imes ro make four 36-. . or.11 UI e z. R. maki rrg a srrerchv circle .It ch and pass rhe pjl): ' er ea 1.' -ch cord ther aUt' the stretchy bracelets tog thcr . C pen the pin back . :··t fa. :. t( JI~.f rhe c fL • k roll.

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. I (Iie r~ .5 ? wi re end 1 arou: U the rnandr I three ti nes ..~uge~.unnr d n. and u se (b ..h.-dri IIe d.measurernen 20~g.~Irou 11...~H~ 1(1 r 'll )It desired size. CHl 4 Chain-nose pliers 'j[ l( eeni nr9.HI the loose '\-vi:r! I-I )ISt" rc rh e wra p.. e rn: ~.·' .Use -h i n-nose plicr l 1111:lkt ~.11.~ P lace rh r (nIl perpcndi .. .1. -n use ~. ha lf-ro u nd I it 13A indhwes (' 9._ 3'i] I'ur on the sa Iarly ·]1 c(. .1 th e [~1 rwic il figu re ~).. h' 'Lng band's wires ap.:_ I the rna nd e Its chain-n '0 lse P ~1ers rt gr"asp aJ~ ~1ree wra PSi Pu Ll the ~l)O~eend nf -J · B1Vil'jD·".. gl~lsse.a 9 . glloldl-fi Ie.ne e:L1d If rhe wire .. th c wire l' !. ~. :r" .. d 'I' 11 "'i.r. wh nl [8 .I.]9 l'' bendl a-t h. II I I!.nl ( . -b nld~ I[ J":l:~s. u- MKe"ta'lri I 9 rna n drel I. hand to keep the tail : ( rh It the n andre mea . La 'j.~1posi l ic n I . dead-sctt. reshwater pearl.NJC '. 8iVl= to 9-mrn ha If. '..urernen ' wh ile you \!\r:rap the i((. the man rel rhar ~~ hG U:'size smaller [h. __ nne ~ aral lel t o i]. nd rc] (fi ~ re ~ L gu 5 !I.: ern] in fr.13J{I ._.'" ~Il:re l ) .~lrr crearing a v~·-u:lc.:. Thf'ee~ Ring Ci re-t I-us 37. -.d 'wire ~ makl ng !l short wi r. ]\1..b (3 [11 m: ~:'Hl he w en each hand. lse one'.7 em) leng th [0: Measure y_ inch « ~ .~gh ~oH the loose end rly .of the \-v ire .~i' ers [0 t i gh [en .. rve t' e wi re to' ... .

. Let lr drv on the 1113. .if [It.11[[ [. take: the .L' .J11e Ad:.. is wi ll k. C:u't down '[he 'W~re.0 enlarg c the tinz ~ to the correct . Remove the pear] n d r.size. Remove rhe ri ng from rhe mandrel and let rhe ~~UJ~ {~Ure overn h_T'1l'L b i I Cl.t~ISrhe correct h eighr-s-rhe bottom of the pearl should be Hush with the coned section.eep the' ba nd s_:rrn111111 etrica ~.. wi rc 1o ]~ in ch (3.PU[ [he pearl back onto the wire i~nd ho.gh.Place rh e ri ng back on the mandrel and.ndI'. beCO.c.. '\'7hen YOLl are halfway [h.ust rhe bands wi rhch ain-nose p1iers if they crooked wh ~ ha 11.tessary.el for I' " ']n ro 1:. and PUtt :~I back on 1 B" the mandrel: [I~ l.ce' th e pea '1"1 l'f] the tail to check that ].ng. hammering.flip :1'[ o s the back b.d.1 me r in g~ le Remove he r~n g' from the rna nd re ~ Trim the [aU. ro u.~dit In nlace {Of one minute. I~la.0. otf the mandrel.~nd AS now in fro:nt. rnm}. . . hammer the rh ree ban Is [.U rhe hole with glu. minutes. create texture a.

which gives you the option to wear the --9 e ._ • I r' .his three-strand necklace is a great project to highlight a collection of orphan beads and chains from your stash.'-r t . I . . .- - - 1'1 - . The clasp is embellished.0 9 ~ up f-rront.

l)i . h~t ~t HI i"·in~o.'''·1..·..I" ". ~f rhe wire ~. T.- D1_' . . 16 sernlp recious rounds. r the middl length t.5~f.~ -fll hed d sterl :il n g} s i. nd the sequence w'~fh ..c samerime to . rn Form a simple loop [0 secure the be.5 Ifn) ler1g -h of ..and ln .Otki-flll~.'r~ l t ~ '1 _. chai n. .8 11~.~ d I 0 r sterl ~ 9 s i'II B-r n V tog g II'e clasp.~ 5 rn m 119!oid. ] en') fo'ng. each 1. rn pc. cr the dangle aside. .nstrucrions. lwei t er ".-k ur one.(1. ple(UI:S~1 .·~Jll(:njng 5 'm:m I'ight topaz crystals .1.-".~ 8-mm ha ~f-f'Ot'~n'd p~al. ranlC 'H1] . K.et air drv ~t paper [L-~'\".d~~ P'i:tl. to the rn~~ nulnctu rrr~~. '-nlL:· - assorted shapes.:~chain .l~t:\'(· a gl(P. her s 1 'I '-:u1" th ~ 24-gaug~ wire into pieces.. -'..1 er j urn p v r ~n. dl'~.Jud mal" he surtacc ._'(::1 'h .l' m' rota ~ e I m m .' . 3 inches {7. "p ri nzs.~ 1 on e end '[hal i attaches to rhe SJ rnplc luop you just created. to' 2 inch: . II .24~ga~ge.5 white freshw:13t.n~ 11. he same 1 n~ h.JC~. rc move th pieces and rins with clear water.. .i.' ::-.rnll a wrapped loop "[Il~ secure it (('.] 1-' I a. 1 '9o ~.of the 1t:'ckh.r. Polish e: ll piece u ~'w·ire. .rvstal and a n 8. or you can CIL:TU~ ~J lavered 11~..~ ith !'I polishi ntv pad or exrr --n ne st _l'~ wu }J _0 Pre are.' ~ aside.· · to 51. 1'0 4-1 nell t 7. the unt L . Idl' that. ~·tring n one citrine nug~er and f{).~:hafn~ ~ anu head" ":r'e't~ O't:~snrr all three strands at d.O'Qt.~y pt:nT1~ ncutlv rerru vc the I: acre on rhc pearls .n s ~lnd LL 111l .d disrriburion of chains and l~ d across rhe length . '~t:'pif '1111 n : tl :.. rand lower q rands off. and wi rt' i u ro the patina.-hcliljj' clasp.g~un: l).dt~~ 6 '8.1 C1l1 same t" n :e~ (:11 r th e wirc in t: pie es a n d -ct ·l~.~1 n es (1'. IgOl1_ ~~'·es 2~.Ii !aner~ Jiane A" ' ::. thr )ugh the wire-s he w ire ar t lie r~.md neckl c . iC.cc..J. 3 to 12 mm 0r [r~_d[.. -111} r(' (:4..~nedor sterlinq silv -f head 'pin.d or $icer'lii'ng s!'lvel'r w:frle 61.t ] an. ra nd an t e . African opal .d-:fi~!..Q.25 mm Assorted giold-fir~l.0' ' p the j u. St.11 t his isa hrcc-str.iI.es. 5 h1paz.wire h pic e 1'11 rs. 0 m ml potato . Slide ~ 51i Cur the chain remnants 2" ~ into pie . . e']" IV(}.:ch icv In t{utl i t nri: uc [o -:k. l 1 tilize the bead design board to make ~cU arrangen en of chains oC'btilld bci ug SBr to heg:in and . '1 !)_ O.'" 1) ] n't immerse the heads ~ to' 11 the patina.9. (1nee n \-.. IU reach the iesired ~Ife'c' . 8JIDet:eQ.-~.S. ch approximarelv 11 'j nches (30.er pearls. head p in ~ clasp..ed Dr sterling silver cha in rem na nts 4S 1. . g.: 16'"".. it nlu...eces an d make '1 wrapped lo 'l'[ .en . and head: pin .[_rl .u rh e head pin. p rrina :JlccnnHng. l n I(}.01 ern) lang...

rrtach one .[ tile wra JP. fi . .one •• I L ~ .e ~ [urnp ring to.~haj' 11 .I ric InK 1ump n ng [0 ana b.}f d:1I~.I Polishing p . L~Lhah'l.e the rr fd-JJ. srran L S·. Honey Drizzh 41 ..( . ire w ht: end link :J.. f de ired.ds air extra-fine' 50 eel wool 7.'.:1 1· last . I"tring on the ·~'[ST bead or set of b~"i' Is in your ~u'rang~rnt]1l ~1nd l~ rm '~wr ppr:_.f the orher end 'l'~ d.[l ~ otn er "lIll. 3 101 Clieck ~"r. t. . Ime ·fu.~·e d 1" II ot • ['1."T~ hal' J [he c[1.t:(~1 loops ~OR'clean Cll[S a nJ tucked-in wire ends. U".~' polishing pad ItO polish the chains and .· r chain..'U11~ L~'tI lle c Ias I" 'to 'H.. use d.hain ~gu·~ 1 . on rhe 'T~ nc I.sl ro the end link ( :' ·t:T ·E.ggl co.. rnple .~'. >rrn1 a ICC pped ~.1 .:tepta[ across t· . [I the end Jink ·l~th next . r pleces that arraches uo I (. lo 'F" that a ravhe.

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2"-g'a.. Use the hammer and na i111 finisJdng nail [0 make a dimple.2..!! Sim.6 :em) I el1grth . wire c u rvl rl.g.create rex ture.• Finished ..~lU.J fi Ie ern ~ry b('m~ Ur s.(1.: notice the !I. ·1he blow should be ha rd en nugh to den c rhe me ~1~ but nor so hard as 'to puncture it.~J.! em) 3ot] Place one of [he rectangular wire pieces on the block.L[ge'l ball-end he.b' both sides. ste r~~ 9 5iIve'F win:~ n .'inish Ing M:. an d pape r [0 fi Ie rd the ends of the hammered wire.lv harnrner alon a the inside of the curve and the n11 n ~ netal will g ra dually SlT:~l. nun fran1 S111tl]J each end. wire ]nUJ [W"J 1 ~-]JI1ch (3. Set aside.r pilnt hol ~l.IF. l-in[n (7'~. 4 inches (. 5. 'fig~1 14~r1dh f1 -3 ern) w(')OdElI1 dowel.~1 k a '~Jl1.2 em') I:ong Swinqset 43 . 'The ~n. You 'may.of.S'should he IUsc th e ale La~ l 'i smooth aIld.TDDI.ded.(!1[ d r H Ol11 the ham 'm t'r'ed wire 2.e P l eces.2:0~. tile corners Ifuun..)'n each dot ('flgu.~..Si'ze 2.s 4.igbre n.. t lif 1l. .. s~ .. ell r {he 2. n'j snerse yOU r ham rn er 1.g "'iJ ewa y~ beca us e o ne si de 0 f It he rn eta] has been hammered more tha n rhe other.. .re l). 'Use [he' baJ t end of the hammer to strike the W'~re's face repeated] V ~.. 2: st_ding silv'6'r . bl )WS ecuallv alons.a II .ad pins.1.:g:~'~ rCJ:lJ'iI"ld.U-gaug. ~ ~n[:h~$ " ern) ~()'ng (3. ). To correct this.

.1 ~l 'f . he d ril 'I 11 n d !0' (: r thl. vailable.rh wire aside." drill J ":_ q : nI prlL S :.n. F{ rrn a wrapped ~'l _ P that a reaches t ..16'il th e IJ ri ~~ ~nil" 1r (the P' . th. lor precision d. hamm f '11.rJlUng)..ibour -'}1" inch (5 rnm) Cn In rhe e nd ~ j\ kl' rill: bend so iL augles a wa Y fronl Ith j nside curve.j ~O ti]t" silver '\¥li re.\... l.ol ish i Ilg clorh..~ end of one of the 1( '-g.! Repeat steps 3 t hi ro U. .~8 ')..sh the earrings with silver cream 0. Fne an meta burrs.t .h>..l:i.1 seccn . Is } ( ur rhumb r holdi he ]O(':P .lIn . ~"'. th. r Se a!'id· .S make .PLl L1 .tg. r )10 U have a J rill SCI dicuJ·. ke p]n~ th. I)oU.g:~·l'~{J d earrl :ng. I ) '1'1.. r [he back of IL. SlJp a Pit rl l'HHJ a head pin. wire. File the end ·r rh \~tireo Sill t lell.rl n l rn Ted wir '.auge wra n.. s.1.h~wire: .r 7.~ [ dirccrlv into d _f ~ ilo h ole. 11011 Attach d H= e·~ wire to the ham n1C reo . cue tl~. PUl on the saterv . .Le 2). 9. the 0 fen h ole . Use chai n- fi . gla·ssl'.f t he ~.J make . At '1.. ~ n 0_ e p]] crs Ito make :1. slight be nd in the wire .1 iu of the wire h J.t uxlen d( . :J~. the rest II" IB~ Forrn a simple 1001' win the "].If\iv': Y aroun d the dowel ((igLU~.. :~. ell .

•• r~ ... ~~...0. .~ • i This ensemble design features swiding silver wire peppers with beautiful blue coin pearls. .

m) ). pieces."Y1t earrinqs. _.lrl '.l. Se L uslde.' J~.~9an..er 'wire 4·. po!ishing cloth L.. F~ush cut I ~UI 1 t'1.n1e sl t: sh ot the wi reo Form the It lp h· III u r an . . i [0 real . J I nO~'t:pliers and jf rrn :nt a. l' n he .:h end of th: wire .t . ' . ~ [aws of rhe round-nus" pliers to l"cnd the center U' the wire into a 11shapr . rCUJ rh t' other end . Form an . ould be on -he ~(. ~ .cce uf ]:·-giluge wire.op 011 er'u. each 5 iI. rrdi ne the shape a: needed. l~ei cat -hi~ 51[ 'p [.ewire throi 6 Arabes ue . viakc 47 -inch (1~2m) length (l. p'l it..-' Necklace.1rt of ~he [aw: of the rOB nd1 i9 3 I@ Round-nose pliers Chaj n. . 'U: l[ run l-nose pliers [0 curve up a srn ~LU II ~hape at rhe ~rraish'[ (~'nd 0 r the wi re 0 make a hook dlasI fi_fur.ra ~pon '.f l8. S.1.ster:rrng sUve wire l wire end.. 3. ~g. .ugers [0.~1 J.l .p :II It nc end. thb time turninz I' h _ ~ t J~I " h (UJ V..l.6' ern p~.' . clean :tu"d~tr..:' spital..2·-inch '1 J m) ~e'ngth of 21-glaurge_.8~g. in S_C'f' ~ 2.TIaJ11.f.gure e igh t-s'bape~J clasp c'yt: 01 glu· J)..ng. 'U1... {5~1 em) 1. I ull d e 1: -g=-. rime h('[h loops . inches (62 ern): 2 Inches.. cut end of r hL..' te.[ the pieces t f . fl. '. 1 . 1h .~ ~.n ~'L I~ur the wire iran 1:..u P :-H in _iher srnull lo '.. I pU rs to F H1:".ewire rhrough. S([ ..op.C in the 0ppfi . -1nk at one end of ~i the wire as ~ u did. _P( ~~ th t Ir.ge~1 tviJis1l: d sterll ngl si I\.~1~-g~lUr!t'.hls rime Sp1.24. this time rurning rhe loop :S( It curves ~n he dire . Ser it aside.cUon 11~"HT' the first one i (llgUl 1.() crni IIJ. Inch s r ern) long.ang~ wire . make 1 : 5'_~ink5 in ~tH.ig 4.inb J. t a id ~ 'J l-D'~tug. ches \ . 3 i n _~h ( .f(· i) ~Usc you r R. aside. SIFS J.Jitf. ~ch ~~.lis. L 1S r10yal b ue freshwater 13-mm coin pearls.r:~lnng in rhe opposite d irectk n s you make an S shape (r gU.'.. nd make me ro rati { n L.tl.ighren ir.nose pliers I . )IS:t. Usc . "lake one .rhe larvesr parr ol he Vt .'."vir. use r 11 vi i o ~the: n 1111nd -J11 . round-nuse !L PuU the ~gh a polishing clnrh to (1 an clulId sU'a~gh . rs n J '~u make ~:~rn~tU'I. Repeat on the other dead s'oft nd . ~n~u<.~i. . her ~ool" d rn 'he t lhef end ol [he wi re.end th ' win in the largest p. (5.. 1~lo1dne of '[he small lo ps in th ~ Hat -[1 use plic FS . Set ~ide.)f the wire.the wire in t 0 I pi eces.: luop ~:'huuld tou 11 (he 'miJpl lnt ~f ' f: wire.

J " r rae ..01"n1 a wrapped loop at one e ~l ]' tfJFrh c wire d.m_li n k .r wire. e' wir that snsches to 0 nc ' 'f h h the S-Unks.. {cpc ~Htc make a secom] earring. end o:~-..ma wrapped loop. .]ar ' trraches to one loop (l' the clasp eye. te tH r' c rion t he fi FS[ ea r r ing~ '-'7' " I . . coin pearl. a.pe a tight 'i-mrn ' piral pieces o: 2 ~-gaLlgc at nne end of.he i [hie b( ok c] asp...he ~'Sf bead (i li nk to <[ring a I'._i pearl on [0 a piece (r:-2 I-gauge wire.of rh_ wi re thar attach ex to 0 Ole end of an . Srri ng QIl. nrrn a wrapped loop at the her end . n nd tb.~II] [0 uie car nx 0 I W. chain by connectin g . 1 1 "" To make rna h~ earrings ng l a. this time ~ . Attach th e other end ol tilt . ~~:nl\. 1 l . 1]'1. s i.I re S ._e srrai gh·.. nntinu 'colnnecting c headed '~i'nl~ ~)t-links t ~Jru n von have add. at . FOJ:.onnecnn m" . U e-LJ ~.''- e1.pp.[0 an . inc of rhe remaining wire.I:i k .b aded Hn k' and 1~ '~.

.1'-.. . B. ".-. this easy-to-make pi'ec'e can be worn as a necklace.--. "lock" into "'0'.: ". '.' another..~. --: 1'..::. '.... the piece is surprisingly secure 'when worn.. b racelet.' . 'l I ." d p -arls ~::.' -: .n. . ':1.t. !:. I anat.ecause t h 8 _ t< nots a n· .:_ e:~. 'c'·' '-:'. . Versatile to wear.'II·. or b e.e' ~ "I I -'.·1 II ' ..-.

n dangles . re the pearl.J down on [he] ngth . __ '. . 5-m . Be sut.nd head.lru. sornet irnes ' ~ul~. pin.Ir~eepvvra-l' ping rhe wire around rhe tn~ of tho lie"] r] to make a..:ad cap (figure 1).7 m) le.crd and de an overhand knot. pins. Wrapped loop (pag' ... I' :Re'p .~~~tl:. rr D' L the lear ~I h:~ (0 r rd. so ..27) Lasso 4'9' .-._-9S1gner· Dian Ligh " il ~~H\ a pearl 011.'h' near I d._'s into [he knots as in step 3..~be '.n. . . '9 wh~~~freshwater pea rls.. .g the dang]. .5 rnrn dark ~ncorporai es . ""11 krn ani I ot h r d111 . J~:] gle L_' rzc enc u:gh to srrina on to n . NiJte':' 'Br. II white freshwater pearls. the cord... . bur insn ad of trim ning [he wire end.. 'o. _dang]c!'ri in i: t (igu:r 2:).8 ern) I'onrg '7~trn'c (1.~. Measure ] JA in. tc ~{.'~nd 30 ste Hng'silver 24-gauge head pins.) a hea I.:~ a :1' ie.. d ~5._0 7· ._ ~ j\t the t'nd of Ih e leather . bmawn~Gpeek=styi te lesther cord S"'ling one lor nv. ng.. Ull Yr.'rr.[- '[It.e . L. it that 0'" 1 . ir corpora: ~n..r :·[CP 1~using aJ~of the I'·: arls .. . sure [0 nl" l{. I' vou 1].ngttih 0' .")rd de an overh and '~n."r·U 10(. nro the cord .small spira b . Make a wrapped e S'. ..em to S~1 ern) de . to ie c an the knots in the s: JJ1C dirccrii .5.. ig~ 1 .. an all.. oer ~d d. he I.'-mrn ro nc 6... ne 4~ d. . .. ca In. Rcpe: t rep. 1~ inches (3.on1Iy c :[S strin ing IRuler c angle . hcs [.

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r"Jli:llg then] lOJ 3 II ro 60 min u tes. SeT them aside. . ces..'coppe .. _ steel vv n 1 Cut the wi re ~nto five -i nch I( em: 11. c'm) I'length erf 16-g..hi..-hi. rn. em) 2 them -JSD de.mg: 2-gau~ ~ I . e washer. :11[: de~'d s~ round copper wj're' win end at1d make a .ng them with steel W(10~ . uqe 3. S.t p aro u nd : hit" wi re as in ~l. harp i).5.rp t:·d. .hw'a tie r p Boa ~~I51. \Nrap pt d loop Oigll Fe 2)".ir by rum.} [h.' .. F~ nish sea tin g the pearl by nl~ddng a \\. r wi .[1 tne -:_l~gaug'" Vflh·.hal n-nos .washers" outside dtame' er .you easi] y p center the pearl inside he washer (fi:gure J '..copper f '€'s. owel. nd down the .dld 1L k j n aJL .'l ean h. -t" rh ~ sh a. 'Ihis wI H he.ges ) n the unde rs id e by rr pnHs.lide the pear] rc the ' muldle ' F 'the wire dud center a cop'per wa h.de dl arneter I '"'~·llru:h (n ~6lorn::) "5r'"~'nch (38 11em) lenqth of 22.I1L ... t on "he orh :or side. ' .0.~..lk '~L:t five ht:".g liquid (ep tiona n through the center ( f the washer (:hgu re l ).Il . Use h.-dO'[111n"'Hr dea~ soft...C~~~S re nd use .Ide a Ild U nde rm 1h ti. flcun·d copper wlre la-inch (83J3.. and .nch~s.-gauge wire.) . '''\ITt p'" '\_cpc.~n:ch(9 'm'm.. : Ij1 the washers and set thCI111 :Is]'de~ all 5 res e .migbIen andsrru '..e was hers d rc 1!1l. vlake O~'I~ igh [ Wf.£ pe. by pulling it rh 'ugh 1 '.rdng one pe'lrl I' [0 a FL__ of 2~.ruai "i.2.e· ilshot and bu nishin. washers.to dgh. 'n. . rh !O.-g. U.1J~1 n any e '.8uge lr hand In pearl and washer in piac "as Vl'U k p' he girl' p.1:.' Use vour nOl]. i'ns.al wirh win . em). horizontally u idernearh the p arl.(.~_l th is step fn I" the other VJ~ re end.[J Lip chuin-ru se pliers Ito gL~idcthe wire up tumbler with s sinless ste .f p~~f . 9- - . i [1 (.r 12"m rn A a t :scr LJ a re 2jjj Srr.Tap wlth one wire end: repe.~ .tc'. pearls [.

'Illes f( r Ith:ts 1 .. rinish by aJJ:~ng. 1 -g~lUge wire make P) iurn p 1-.. 81 Position rho h. 0 rHi:. U sc ['~V{) J' ]nlp rj'n.·u_o~~h. YOLI 9 ~ Attach [' to..·t"..:L)p I U '[he 1efr. in all. I~i~' jg"..··11:lpe the nit r 1_· . [0 [asp ram nei this \VI re fltj l-ho..h. e n 3'n dhard e n rh e me [til .select u nlv ' IJC n und. nc.:ron..h em le ngrh. l"onn . k II ~I. Hammer-each . C HH1('. an ba. dng".eshape II u in -hOI' sarn reel: nique as for (j~.._) beade d link.or.5- ut a ~~i-jn h ( ·. nd cl . side 'Of the [i rst I C:'J _cd H nk. 4 . Set the [urn .lel~[ side ufd ~.H~g.t: straight end ot~th e wi rc .~s be) attach th t. the ri ng. 5" Usc round-nose I .1 k ~ . Repe: r until xr you ve ~trached ::dl th ~ links. I 0 [ump rings ro th ~ rizhr side )If the previous r I".l [urnp dng two or three times an its ~I h!'i 1111111('1:'1 g~n Iy .. 1='".. r. u mo ri nbs. I Uers ru torrn a inch (( m rn) lo p at one end . g.]l S . Open ..rnjecr...0 rhe Zl-g~luge wi res line up.link . beflJed link in the I'ilille up. lI1C jtlrnp rin~ [0 rhe 1 fr snde of (h II~lS. ' them 7ijj:"trdi~htt:n an ~Ipolish tht:'I-:lin'b 7. nil . loop (glU I. and u~. d owe] ] n a It J r shape.52 Circles and Squares ..1 d1.Cl l~J UH re ij.. rn) ~engtl er ~'b~gaug. ide'. tr 1" . '<Hghdy ~~n1an . w in: cur iu ~Lel' h rwo [urnp ring~ rU~l"Jdd~d ~n. I'll lh.. Use rh rest or rhe ~ll'-I-g..~ rn p ['ings~..pped·: J p. aded link: on 'the \ rrk ~ll'l':~.4). ·h1g jump ring!:'." [~u'gcloop o~fthe CI... 0 ne j lJH111P rIng ( n each ~j de of rhe \. J.c:wire t and ~"..l i aside. n~s. l -Y ·)lI have extra . I. he !~/ ove r ...~~J..

Create these earrings by linking beaded dangles to a . Delicate pearl bouquets make wonderful adornments for any lobe.shor chair .

(~ll- j." un 11'1 ki k (f ts the hegirming t11'~HJIC" 1..afring finding~f 2~inch {.l.'igun: l ). S sri I n.i .5-. :-hr. site rl irig' sitvie r Iever boac k or f W9'nc'A h QIO~ e.. r r m V\.J. he Ion g 'Y\J'i rc .on: <shape (-"!)e 2L ·lrirn the long wire and use pIiers . . d"I. t at ta ch e..Vl1 toward he (. - rom rhe r. h . aid pins. t( the ~ on~ 9..dI.-~ n ~ th ~ W -1..'lin into rw l-Inch (~.m'm top . Y2 ~ ehes {S J~::r:m'll 0":9 FI ..i'-'ver chain pearl chain-n 'l n .' ..l the p revious st~p (ngu re 3).. Srrins ': ne .HIll.'ay Juvvn rhe wire.5 em} ·"'lh _..I. y~ rt.9 sliver 24-gaug'.5. S. the sho .. inch (2. x 7 . :~Ive. l the wire ends at the top n r t h · pea d TO fo rm a ii rs to...:nil Iller end of 'dll chain [0 an car wire. I 2 white' "(res' water pearls. 9u" angle '~rurn the short v ire (. 3.d1.re f~ S \ '''_.. gra.third of [he v-.ball-end head pins.Wft@ cl1~Jlit : . n il[ H1C. 1~.~lk ~ .. SCI[ ~'. 6.:~(22.aug:e' c sreI-]in~g . Rene.. r the c.11lm. [b L sl 'f U}.9 Itm) Irengt~ lof 26' g.{~ f il I it .2 5terUng silve. '.~~n.1 the to 11g wi r ' a n II nd ..ll: In. it \0 '"]ts .t 1Yl inches ('.f. nit a pie.. 01nrs traigh . -' .e. " I (lk· ] wrapped '~Pf) 'IV j r h rh I. 1 5 '" T~'II rl y w r . k. rt \'" ~ s re ...5 " ern) ~I~ngltih0 f . t'.~ ~ s [01 -dri U~d pearl ..B em) ~ong 2.sr rh e res 'c' fi' ~ 1 xho IT wire wh ere [h c [w{ ~\Vl -n ss.gh lea ~ d.lgUf. j nlin I.I irc th iJ.e. 'e \'Q ire Lei m rhc pearl ~]~dt one .' :n!l' 1'1..p oj rh C pt:i1 rl.2:. wire one dn·le~··ontmuc r the \.bf the c-hain . 241"g:avg:'. . rll lied teardrop d 2 . 54 Pearl Bouquet .oV'~ I Ilin'I:· sterlin 9 5. Arracb du. g r 'L~I}U .. Ben J .

-·m.. pIn itOrnaxc l 11_ tne tou rt 'I nn _. C'nndnue adding two pearl dan .·.'li ng one '.Ol mauve pearl d. the teardrop pearl dangle). Slip a '~~111]t111peach pearl ann a rc<gul~lr head pln.'.l1g1eto the third link: add one j-Ul..U' se a U~ 1]-enod l J. ~les i 0 each (~haln '~lnk)ad. th] 1 L~ rime on the or-her side of [he teardrop dang.c o n ~.{etsl1idangle so 'lit resembles a Hower.(pl~ge :2 151) "I Slide a 5-rn..eand one whirc [Opaz.a. Make a wrapped I()lop rhat attaches to the fifth link.l11 white pearl onto a regular head pin.tId one 4'--11.ngl. "'" 1 II· k .l nglt: and on t ~lei3'1:'11. (AI ncan rh. on the chain (the 'Same' ink that holds. Make a wrap p ed ]00 P' tha r at naches to th t: sam e ell ai n J] n k.) A.1111 white pearl dangle and one 4~rnn1 mauve pearl djj~.~€'..Wn~1JPped I~OOP' (p aJ1g:e 127) ~Olp'e'n in:g ilnd c~'o'S:~:r1llgh~i~gs r .I pearl d.e ~. da.rn peach pearl d~lngl.Note: . ..nglc· rt~ the seer nd 1ink.

~ol)'H find an array of looks l ~j. ('" ". ~ ~. creating the perfect earrinq dangle. Expermcnt with wire and pearl tvpes and the number of.A thin sp. ~.. ""0' ~" . I '_ '.s t""" ra ~ro·-:ta tions us e" d·~JI~. at your fi'n·grJarti'IP's~ . . .rallinq wire cages a large ooarl. I.iJ Iv .

f r i C""'11·1 g.rnng..~).':.I '" I ~ -I ill ~O~ t It: :I: C.3 em) IJicJirng ova] 2.S ern) lengr h of 2.'-'.-:[- I rogethe..-liJ. asid ~ 2 crearn 'rrl.1.a:k. l. w ra p the wi n:: 0 vc r i. • lnrrn a .r I 6-]n~:h (~5.gu~ ... F ieee of wire an . fl-11'n_. rc 3). lJ~. 12=Inc. ower '3A~il1Ch (20 rnrn) 11!!1 ...iJner: J@~n r." . tton 'I 1 . 4.EJes1.1"".r ni~. 5.: _~ i"ii II_ :.'.r 1).'I use n iund-nose pi iers -.n9's -' .""f..~] -.ineh (' '~ [L haped ben Ii ' .' r\-.0 Con ti n LlC wrapping the pearl U'1'tlJ VIlli..·. 1 r .5 ~1 wi fit and usc cl ':1 in-nose pliers f." ..." s [uish the shap ~ dl 2 s_~·r J'~l1g. 11) des ired.Ire I). "rv:~.2-g:auge~. itl'dll {I'll ~ a 111r.-' sh water pearls.BU'ilVBI' 9 a._~hain-no sc pliers ..n~l ep ~. 1eavlng lh.10 ~l lee nc . -b'0..p 0 f the bend c~ P~sed lR g 1.-[:-~ -'. t~gh r 11 the wrap.:]ake rwo :~oosespi rals around '[he pearl to reach the .( ~t_ 1 r1 [11 a ny rXOt:'.ea wrapped loop t se urc th pearl. [ U Set lht' wire into TIJi.J1u er o: t 1Jt wire uown tne "'!I • "! . U I IW1rrecu ters amun d rh e [0 pol' the you have fOUJ Jive "9j:ts (6..IL el r" giyc rhe c ) i~ hef._1'm -0 one end.. V:2-rnch ('1... ern) pieces.~.erHnglsilver wire 31 String~' pearl onto '[he bent wire. I" I .~ TWist 57 .h (30...e n. bend vou made ~.I11i.w·.t:. ..:' tbt:'..: '~F'iIJI_I'u g' 2'111' .

this piece ]5 a 19reat n Iustration of how versatile pearls can be.A bold jewelry statemen. This bracelet is simple to make andl wonderful a wear. . Notall pearl jewelry is delicate and refined: it can be funky and chunky. too.

h. rul p~-.2.. Td m [he t: la~[~ lJ Hit: [I t h _.r.. yOU wil] need '["0 use rw J uf he soacer-l: ar holes rwio . c .five more ti r ies.at:~. tri ng ei ghlt III ire n 0' the sarn. ItJr!.. r-bar 'I o'~c~mcrea [\~..d.2. d of OB:~ of the cords .S[r~ng eigh. R pear ~t~p .rs. p~' thro u gh rh c tl ird b lie ni ~.[ grctn pearls .f.SLS in rhe braC'C'L'I~ figurr 2).J gh die Iirst h 0 L Jf ~U1..%~n 2 'g'o~dfi"e.1 59' . 11 I I an verb and knor . -col r d P~I_ rls '.ne t.5 rn) length of .'I ' ads. .. Bcca use there are six strands. _ e the cord lends Lnu thr . t CllI0(ophyl. 2 Scissors R:uler 31.s..'.'h. .~ 't~ght squa r.the ante .)(5 makin a stretchy clrcl of bead.. .) . each rime te changi ng the spa. 1 O-:mm teardrop in thre·e shades 'of grif. _.::tIJ'_ :~l '.• Som1 60-ir~ch (1:... J . 96 'fn=~5~wa'er pearls.olespacer bafrs· 11Inch (. r l he spac . r S iuC. {figure t ).~ ..5 mrn clear _'astrc stretch cord If . b. _ It" aI fig . kn . 'J" b .

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A few wireworkm9 techniques a ~ealii you need to know to whip up this eyecatching Iring. Change the pearl type and experiment witl' different-shaped --I d spirals a-n. you II have a completely new look.
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10.0: sec pliers [( e i tTt.. sq ueeze rhc loo p~ oge[ her so rhey sir next . .g [he P" J in place..~hcl n . rc of [he " ~jr ''''1re' . wlrh 1 h.. e chain-nos. 1 rs IE hs ~~Ld turn rh e] 0P t O~\ '7'"' i\~(a('b the c.L' endsar even. Mal« sure the pliers 'h.·...2 em)' Iiong h·}. Cur th win.!l!!!llu_ellLllil'·SiL.. ou can g [\VO your pearl ". junches 1(. ' 'e I i t each wl "e' en .0 j 11. rc [0 II.1111& inches (4..g finding shu ple 'I ()Op:~.:~'.y '" .arring.-11.. J~i11 h (7.. Set aside. bend both wi re ends arou rul rhe t ube un '[wi' ~ rhe}.6" .11:1} pie: s.1 Ig. U.n~thave .'J).gU! re .~u·ge· he holes in I :.t.-.-in.J_elch'ni~ql. Ike the '. you r pearl 111 :. a bead reamer wire.'.1 if th .0 h hell b till Tuxedo 65 . w:~ . l sec ha i11..4 em) Note: You []1ay ~ n::ed '[0 US(.J1 ose plic rs Bead tube' or 1/2. I he: ~arne .'z ' (Ji. ·. 'W ire cu tters 4~.u d . . r asid . . 'fight undernea 11 the spur wh e r..1 sJ igh!t be n don each wire where til · win s crossv oraooui % l:..' I[0 flc 2. [0 n I.1. loops'. C "0" S (:[igure ~)~ 'Ch eck r'h.-__ SHTlp~e loop (plage· 216) ~~ _ 6~ to Cc ch O:l her.'11alv9n die r ir i51 ~Fre.rIn 1:... .Jrr:in. Huldin.3 bead r hf\.luth 1_ arner.ch (1 ..1SP. he pearl still slr in the CC]l rer 0 rhe wi re and t rI':F the '\-Vi.~ol-n1! tsimple loop ~ lJO '.I 0 .n 11: 9 [urn) rn1rn each wire end (6gt re ))._.thicl est wire .3 em) dowel." 5.. .. lJ.~ ._~ 1 on the 10~gall~ c' If y .h w ate r p earl 5 s 10-mm pcta ...2.:in S.

instead of four . You can make a more understated version by marking just one ring of pearls.These elegant earrinqs are worthy embellishments for a queen of the Nile.

:' -_.ak_ea wrapped lit 0''1 'to secure the pearl. n" ~ ~ 1 1"1 Sill Repeat srep J UUlf1 V4. Ilf ILlI~ ($ Il..1 optional .. M. it.g rh .5 em)1 lanlS 3'1 " e [he chain-n l~t: pi i rs to 0 ). go··fd=·fill~ed 20-gaug[e w~rr[e) p[en a ~ m p ng an J ~~]P:.angle· a nd an earring f1 nd ~ .~ :~l'idl.dangje-ernbellished ngs .g·e he·adpIns.ix pear] dangles 0]1'[1 .dpi n.... I~I. Close '[he jump ." Making jump rings (pagll@1 26'..'1. B.ur pead.:~ rC' o~"pt ~ ~. ·8 go~'d-'f. Bc:fo re cl.ng.. fl. _. i 'Uw' rl ~IUI i""'!i . t~:in. a 1<:~.. Set asi de. one pearl onto a hea.-inch (·6rnrn) dowell. d. Re p cat [0 nil. in~h(2. lily" - oi'"1. 4 J nches ~lO. :26-... .'. 4 until ynu~vt:connected f·. n a iurn p.nd earrirn '.g pea rl da n gIe' in . ~'.~..2ern) lo[ng ~ cptional .-m'm jurnprinqs ror rna ke your own from S in ches [12. attach lt 0 the jump r~ng from the previous ste J (figll_:re 1)..ga. eh:~rtiti 67' . -e 2 g:eJldF~'I~edel9ln~ingfilnd.. ng 4111 B Igol -f1!111ed. Slide on six pear] d.1' ern] 0'.ings. .iJ~e"d.u.aJ 1. 1J jump ring.d ng .

The pearls in this pendant showcase a filigree button scavenged from a box of old family jewelry. The button may have come from Shangha' smce thls, desiqners qrcat-qrandparents lived tlhe(e· in the 19210's~

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ir g on a pearl.. he<·~·1nd crimp... I..f! 90 bend in [he wire 4 mrn [rom the top of the pearl. mrn from ·h.11" lide ~.1J11 rL ~ oop.~ h ead and cri rnp.. crimp rube Urn 0 head pin.(!h ['itS".. loop.flUg the rub up to the I in' hea " 22 size' _ 1 c transparent "[OPSIZ seed beads .ie bend. .iage 28) Sirnph3~rQop(pag 9.crimp rube onto a head pin.~ ns on on e seed bead and on e crystal.a head. . 12.6.m rn fn.~ide.p' rube onto .h of 4~·mm M~st!e.2 rnrn pearl. and crimp.IUn] '[he "Op . 2(6) l Mark~'ngthe jaws of your flat-ncse pliers to 4 mlm will speed the precess of making the necklace. Srrin " . Form I 146 brown freshwater pearls.n a.· IOU step.'.f'dng at r . 'W1l'1e utters c 51 ~ Iide ~ crimp tube onto a head pin" Push the' rube rnug.. Se aside. Str.l:y next [0 the pin· ..ure I).[~ish the 10 p and arn ch ir : J tho .~ 1~J.~epper head pins. 6-mm half-round potato )pell the J oo~p'.11da"jc..IB1. Crt'mp"ing: (IP.hc ~.reviou srep~ between the b ad and the sirn pili..' aside. Make a ]rnpie tri too p 4. Slide on . M.~ .he p'j n~"head ·~nd c:rinlp~' cring on E 'fig.1!·:'~[Je . 1\5 betore.).[[d a' tach it to the he3d pin added in [he pre·..c:m) [lle·ng . 3. 1 a pearl..)P (f the ne "r'l bend th wire 9c rh 'n make a lmpleloo '.and attach lt IIdcr IJ 1 loop s r. -~:akl . pearl. between the be' d an the t .doval link dark copper ehaln . Garland 71 . tring a crimp rube _nt . . lasp . an end Hnk on. 'u. the crvst: 1.iln~rhe top 0 I~ he' crystal. c 1111 inches (3~alem) b8 dark copper crimp tubes." pen the loop a. 4. 2l< . ke it slmple l ot a rnrn . As In step 13 I ieas rre . Snu~gII e tube next to _he pins head and crimp. 0'" he head pin added In I . Push tho tube ':nugly beside .a. the -h~'dn~Set this hain ~R s~rnp] e ext . .. Snug the tube next to the p]n".tring cr.c. make loop 4· rnrn from the !top of the pearL· )pen the [DrOP and attach it to the hes d pin made in ~Hep 2~ between the pearl and ~:I simple the clasp (f1:or.ead pin.'.3. pin._-: en tb ' 10 )P ~nd attach i.

iI tlJ rn .snug iI nex the loop.IJ!' .~bC'[1..fk 12 7.. .'SH::~_PH. and "I'irnp..simple loop at nne end .JIP f~ to the heal pin :-~ddcd in .g on. to attach th lo( pand ." (ngu. Usc rhe spUt rhl g. a pearl n'_ m it·· a simple I(H lp .~]nL'1 the simple ~Hlp '[II) 1.\VCJ1 'the head . Sti]n~. ·f:rot ~ hea:J pin.. on.-.no~ . • '1'" n end sf th cl ain. rn h ~ ~TS[ si ruplc I.1. Arra ch this lo . Repeat srcps 4 rhrou gh 6 rwen ~~y rnes. Make '~. ti 19'1] Cur [he head.a crimp tub.'~:[dn.

~tingearrings are s yllis!h'l with a bohemian fla'ir. and wirework-makes this a fun project to create. The resu. .A combination of techniques-c-liqht metalsmithing. ink stamping..

-P"II"ace ":1 " tl~b'fHa. ~" '" .nve r T he rag''Sedge. Press yo~r ~(~UllP on [he ink pad.v~g~~2:e 4.~.e~ It d'ry completely 5.h'[ pin! : ..sheer into 'two ~ x ] '4-iuuch ( I . lJse chain .~ available. tarn ish" in k'i dl or uther residue. Put on the s_~jety g:~. but :if you do. Set the ~..n to 1I:["J1lLOVC al]).2-1fJ ch (:30 .:~ lnches (4.. Set th e t~.rn (In the d I"i[~ and lower [he end of the bit directly onto .a'lrf: o oze .aJ~. keeping the drill perpendicular to the. 3" p..i ~JV'~lr 22=9'~!U e. simply moisten a cotton ban with isopropyl alcohol .~~. permanent Ink.t$ and e] j.~ not '['0 Sf.~'dn~si.yer gi..etal~) 'Jf rhe rags on top.~-~1:5@d d ~ .24--'g~ugestei:dingl :s~'II\l.1em) . Ser a simple ](J~l"~i at one ~'nd of me tlf the rings. g~ ¢_ .d wipe o"(-Fthe ink.d· . ~)OVe'firl:gthe entire ect ur p ri n [cd area. m inate an Y' by P okin g them with a s.~g aside.lsse'\.r e'5hwate r p ea r ISo l 'co Us ~ S 11de: the [0. at least 1Yax :2 V~i'lFil'ch~s(3.JI co I"np lere '17 -rn m pea nut 2.g~(fi g u re 1)'" SC[ the rings aside.21 wrapped kHTP d. Clean tach P ieee '~V~ silver poHs. 'tag_h~~ dried" re-stamp.. as ide.~d (ink should be' able to ·adh!9're I~O 'm. Do n' tIE r the gl. Let the ~t1k dry fClll' one hOU~L P'ur the paper on a Hat clea n.2U-gauge wire around the dowel to make 2.sm I' Vfi!J r w r re M idlni. on . apply a thick ~JJ. J nsp the sur face' fo r bu [ lb'i. 'W~"'0-. e p-eQlf I.. b a Il~~nd 9 2. set the drill :i n [0 1 ] t ('the I" lip a pear] onto a h:e~d pin. B(~ refu. h~'ve'1' su r-h1ce :31lU place 0 ne U~e "[he' brush (a.em) 4 1. ~J5 o R' l h e do wel.h~g(.1n '.• 'iJ!' ... tne ."". iin.5 elm) ~ong % " i Wrap the . IOltl9 ICU[ the silver . 5h~i ~ b n1~'n na ~ ..il.~$ makes fO'f precision dr illin'g).FoJ'UJ I '['0 secure the pearl.111 ear the desigu as you lift the ca stamp. .II! 81 . "'f-""" woo.'d"' c "dawn. nose pliers to bend the loop' Lit 9n~~u. Make .2 ern) ~liece~.'Tu.-he: dot.ght blu @. a n J en r th e wi re so yo U ha V'E rwo iden !]cal ri n.t 1'1". .lr 'shlee1. d ark bl U e' f. tag. stamp h:tndl.. B'I . Once dri 1i~d h ro ugh Rle the back of rhe tag smooth.ny sharp edges and round each corner sllghrly.traig.. dtlLl]g:~c asi de.crn) h~~:rn of 20"9 au~g §rth e ste r:~ j'InSI .Take care nor tc scratc b the 'metal as you head rJ~ns2.'.8 x 6 . '0 "" "- ml r ''"1'-''"" "ha ve a d" lll~ YOtl cr r 'c ' • r: pn.n e petl'ptnJ icu lar ro the wire.5.9 x 3.:zero the tag. '[lH"r. j:Ue a.~ h. Once the. l tne Ieee 0.'S:U'lrU n gl s. pres.c.e. and immediately pres5 the inked starn p onto the tag.

.tJ~algh rencd to pass th.2 r'm) Iiong • 'Iechn~qu'esl Simple· leop (page 26) ra W:' 'p' ped loop {n~'I"1Ci "J'7' F'UI'. the 10 "p (6gUl'c' . t l' f 1 he lear wire 't ~ ~ ."-.hten 'wi re f()r 1.owin-g the s.IL 11 t:' -.Ise en d all.~t oth er eI]d 0 t~ ie U) r ~'[1f".~ '_ ~. bU:UTS. 110lti Use rh t stralghtened .. alJ.~rr~ 0.4..e' '.." . '·1. File ~ny [01 shape the car wi re. woo' d Ien. (and the pe'.-d· .:.'..:tlg.1 ose p~ iers t.jl}.. rag] back ro Iron wire. em ~ d Ian1 e t· !2.ar.. earlobe.. _.1 ~h e ng. 'vU.Ilfllilk 1-.":.~ dangle.I~i .J w. I.rou:gb.. ~.1t .(]I ern) your fingers so it wl I:J fit 'through l. lnch {~. .-' ..• 1~]1(''& ~.:. 4"· h"es ~l~'.il. '. Close '[he ear end 0 Piece 0-·' scrap wood '"Ii .9~ U$~ chain -[... J .' (~10'.0. .~ '.. i.~~ 6-.

-.:'. .~. .es:-:-· underwater symphony.·"'··. crystais.'.t=:~·:'r·I' . ~. End cones hide .'d 'S··. SII ver evo '.rmxrureo :-"'f~pearts.-~III: _. ":_" stals an.-' ..1·' =e-t toqether. ~.::t·--' '-'.= .-'.e·Ing . A. . This necklace uses srrnpie stringing techniques.he knots: hat keep the strands .. an · '. ok: .

t-. . 8-~n h (7].get]. ~. ivory plead jn~a'. ister errect..-'9'sts dings:ilver-pla ed IC.U.. R..04~te'flin'gl s~Ive'r-plate d 'slE!:a':m less 31~ .LtU __. fo ur srrands ' rn eh e \'VO' k surface . rue searnlc ..-d opaiII crys t-a IS '.b" 11'1 ucorre an. one 6-I11Ul p arl.'" eave the ~Ie~of d ree srr: ndr L (. '[he needles r )6erhcJ and .e..tg. ug .rher . Repear stcp 1 six rn: r rime [ ':rnaj~. 11l:. dn-."..'1 ~' ": aT c a "q rare kn ot about 4inches (~o .y '110 mrcm' 4".: a x c Ias P' W ~-Ii. _r and rna . rOUJ] '" O'~I:e Cl"}sial.. . ern. ~. he J o the three-s threac then: on the . rved and 'wist-ad tubes...~ a ltv.51 4 m m . h· h._ trand aside v '~'Eb[he no d~cstill attached. 'n.~1r"" rids t .~SI-qLl.~.·IU: f-m. and OHe )i~1 nm pearl.l] Ipetrl-1I1 crystal. . ..es rnlcss rounds.s in III f 'Ho\-vin.r srrun 011 the t hree-: rrand "et.~strung.r~ I}. n b f the rh: . d.ut "j .~'alLher the needl "s together~rad srring on [\V]I . ro rne la 'l leads .ione seaml ~ss round.:1s [ and 1 J"( und.~ irnl ss r urnd.11CL six more tin cs.h stran I~ so rh~: first be11\tJ s stru ng on i h t: four strand set are ]1. lit If] 1"0 un d. lhread it on d needleString on .1 1 '[ 1(']10 ''ill' ' .p ol the last be. se . .r )'~p the . Pair he needles make an 1 rounds. .·.g sequence [0 make the ~firs[ stra nd::':ne 3-UHn pari. 1( [lot the remaining three Sdssors rands 'together as you d'kl in srep 3. . -. Repeat th]. Knnr th ~four strands togethe r (figu.j b rou ~"M=~.' r'ing n(:. :2 mm and 3. 1'. .! ster II"I:ng · S 'I''1V. elv dTLIl) h lh.alt '\JV j I h two more strands.. Place this set three strands next to rhe SC'[ 0. m ov.11 one ':_rnle s a ra n .. Re pe. one s-rnrn IFh~2:JIone searnl ss round .0 I..'Ie~lld. .rha Old 1 '10 [ at rhe ". mm [()ge'[ ~er and ~)as!lhe t ~l n eedlcs ilh fa ugh o n e seaml ess . Cathc e 51 i ' I. 2: x 2' rnm 2.I ~hap..)m . otal of seven strands.of four n cr _. Arra nge-' -.d rours ':. ad .. from one end. l ern) Iengtlh 10 r rh read. re .'.. et r: . [\V'.edt . 'lace of' he 0 S" '!C' nd tngel'h" r and !L. a knot.inst the 101 and set the . -u "C~ oue o-rnrn pearl.' n 1.

i'.l h e srran d~l. 6. ' .r they dry the c n plt~['LI .. 1-'~48 had{ rhro ugh me O[ ne pull d.J]e dles " 'n them -hrough one cone and one.51.3 d. . exce s rh read.f rile necklace.arc ill to hld· tile 1 J '_(" rs :in. Pass he strands with he.~J rh c c( line. raking : are m avoid [. an d make [WO knots (figure 2).:t:r aJJ ~ev. Y . R peat Si' ep ~ ( n 'the orher end ~..j 0' the clasp.' I .~hre.. I .. d the needles 011 the ther en d 0).gb t. rim [U :. bcLng . 11 stra nds and I>UJO [ rhern [og~' be r 5~r each end.taving au/ lack in rhe thread . (~~~U~ knots to secure.A·nc.

ricky work to create this versatile necklace.. Weal' it long and' open.. to mak1e a faux pendant.1' " ..:-'r~' . ose overhand knot l ' "I :'. ' '. 't. fl apper sty II tile QrJS en d e: . or double it around your Reek f. _-.It's no •. in a I". r a princess-lenqth contemporary .~ "~"I-'C- 1'-' "~.IOOlk~ .I. "~.

h to .end of (11.0. th e "".oi 1. C:. b UJ b~fo re 0 ke the 'WT~ p.en rl Y' f{)f. ..2 rn) lon:g j' r:IJ.26-gauge si liver c:r. be used i'.~a at ~V:z-. For o f.vic so 11 f~ ~n to the C J rHif in e'Jr and Pi~ace 1:r iI1 'I h e r ts ..1 '[1 until it has a patina that marches the color of th~ chain.~ n piece [0.0 nc 0 F the chal n F~:~ ecesc .cul\.S ern) piece of wire and make a small wrapped loop Y'~1iUma ont' end. [0 80 Flapper Chain ..t ri.r Plastic or glias.fsrr chain p~ete to cJOSt" rhe strand into a nccldace .: b ead s on to th f..rhS'~ none less than -M inc:h (1m9 enl) [lJng.~rs ndom beadecl IInks. sJJ~fur sQlu~..ee'~ f . Anach the last he~~ded link ihe open end uf rhe h.j n . taches [0 the end of annth er :Lha] n piece {figu rc 1}. a halfcup (1 '~.a tach.n p reparing food.l11.ls lnstead of . 0'[1 Remove the wire.. 2. then.inc h (7'rL 2· em') ~ Sdrl'gth of 1 }~I-rn rn IIin k: gUll meta ~:cha. don'r ~hUU_:Uc with hare hands. Note: Liver of su]fur Is poisonous. ~e[ aside 31 3. a split ring" Repeat D~ create .aft wire (1 .'scorrlainer '$1"Jf liver . 4." '.in:ch C3.. g one of rh g.1:5.YU.of' Connect rh ree [he' other .dle beaded links use It\\/O pea ...' D'rop· a pea-size piece o~-· liver of sulfur It with. and split ring:s~. . r (1' strand fig.8 rnm ti.ersm al ~wrs p ped JI op a[ ~i1e other end I~)frhe wlre o that ~11.bon Wi re cutte rs ch~~.(ne (fj'brt1re )).1. sam e n wi rc and nt. • co iH~·~ ncr or utensils u' that ha V~ been or 'W] 2~ Cut the chain into 25 pieces of dH·ferenr lcng.e anr Id~. Unk . the loop to the end 4·f.~ of·bnilJing water. '"1fi'In~.::1! '.-. and dent employ d it 7' vi olet crystal s~ r1I 'V &l rry in 9 "n [DID a contuiner and dj·· solve s h~I P ss and 'f~n ishes.. rinse and dry it. chain.

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it serves a'Sihal"! of the C.I05U 'e~ .A chunky butter is hle'star af this understated bracelet. Besides beinq a fecalelement.

BUg the beads and crin l' 'h~.l~. Trim the excess tad wire.. en· -tring . . il em) 'rh.sillv1e. ~.24~g.:'.fulal design. C1 1/.9 elm) length of nne~ I~ n a ss 'quencc of lnc.x· ·'..'g.. IJa. - fig~ 2 • I Wh:tpped loop (page 27) Simple Pleasu res 83 .j..~) 0 on the 4 ~sternii1'~~ . '7-mm potato 1. he 11 bll u e i ris freshwater pearls. 1 Srring o n five nsxible bSladinlg w'~re .2 '. loop the beac s fi V' snualv ".eamless round" on. ilver b~U'[iC'L Repeat this sn POi .20-In ch (50.. cutters n 1~l..t cti •.Bul. O.3 ern) wire taJJ exit] ng the last he. 5R IChain-nose 'p~1ers i Wllrr-.ove the clip.. 'nd of the 1 adi.r size' of beads .g in tilt step Sill you have.lides over the '. ']inder beads .d. l~rLln anv .gure 2 .. previous step .llc of the button 'fr-oJU n t to b ack. created IJ11 lint._lud 2( cylinder b ads '" Pass the wire up through one h.2 inches (.CT bracelet size.. 011.-1nch (1 .xim. '. and approximatel. .''ate: 1 y . Instrucnons .rl' and .w~cylinder beads .Jd C6gU1['e L)'~ !:lnug the heads and cri rnp the tuhe. rube.ne cylinde: I bead fOlll' tim s" I·tt'ing on one blue pearl and one silver barrel.ver the burton. S "ring on "Oll r cylinder head ~onto Appra.blue pearl and (.:.g·ehead pin. simplj reduce thenumber I . String' n on . Pass back Ichrou.S. crimp rube.0 lt ~I.. 1 crimp t rbe ..blue cylinder beads.·:' .sllver Balli-st)t']e barrels 11.m.ng wi r . rv pe~. r~ac~ a lip at or e .b the crimp rub . wire close "0 the beads. 2.seamless ~ round.h:r·t Fo.ate!y 82. ring r size 11 see d b e\a.Pat: down thr ugh the other h' .. midnigr' _. Rlt.11j( . l:yi ~ nuer hr'~' b ..u require srrn .6 rnm 1:s erl~n91 . trun.gb rhar whe n made in tfll il. or .~~ 'b a ck t hro ugh the crlrn P 'Lube and the . [. le of tho bu tun fr0111 back tc r d~ ng.gular (comparable •'0 fig. re. an 1 barre! cad to make a loop (:n:.

.y~1 sprra ~d d ~d ~ the . 1 ~ IU .. 'g'::-:-- _'" ~:-: . . danqtes ~ ttus project appear sornew h tat plain" but fill a handmade chain with them and you end up with st'< .. :'_.lv~l-ua'. . L..JJ! '. .~....I.. ! n.' .'.•.' .. n n n p~ th at ~~n.-. J.I'i .. -:_: - y" .: e"c-e' .' I I.":l 10 . .. ".:.' o' U' ..'. ~I I.. Ih ~ rn hi ... . nw ay veo"rt h·.

i.' he co it JJ th.. 6 rst hlt.: 'Ihe ru a ~er iH.. Je1: over. rl ing 5.ipped I.\dd or su] ·. I...'~ 't It!" it 'U~ot:o (I·huIL'!. n end l r rh ' ch~'1 r in.8d1'Qth of Z4-gaIUQ.in. .h.t.·. .rn] "l'XSL . Set he chait _. t he' \~ rap. Iide the end. i .inc l. Repeat ~n he 'Other end.In(~p wi d1 a pair o .lVoi e.fbllt nr se pI iers..~a re fo r 8'~ inches (21 em) a 6·' ~ -l n ch L o 7.. orrn ._. J " Cur " .g ke [ump rings. lanrer r smaller bracelet..ull. Repeat with uch be: d r. ._ P ~il I'~ l·J'·.2}.er ftJI'I~or half-hard.5~f:oo' 1(1 S m} ~'iengt'ho'f 2D-gs ugle~._.1 em r ] . I iurn p ri . ire. Use l n to con nee fH re h~~ rf rhe clasp [0 .ng'.ngs to ~.~ . and use ' hai n-ne I~e fie ~.Ill' n.'\Nrap the . lut don't T cut the v ire. .32-' ::00 . ni I.) tH1··· at ~ rime 10 111~.: -':11. S'rrir~'g on a pearl and fonn a second \\..J uu []I Ihe wire meets 'the 1'(rsr II lOp.I.~...g~l!ugt: wire around [he kn. ' end l rF' h~'needl -~. S'.. cl'·J~ed wo ~UU]P I. tJ 1 ~ Tightly coil d e lO . 11. :F1J -nose pliers L-in!d [he second ..t ar lnd and down rhe blldy IOf the bcs . rnakc a t [aJ .."1.iract n rerials 1·1 . 6 rnrn 2 Ii Open tw the tw '(stackril) t ' make J.' h: .) .:'I t'. rn) piec .ire' uld have tw J jump l"~ng. f S' erliing silver wilre' )I III . rounds. in ~JL LUX . f'. plier t .l1.. ooscly \.JJ~ dOV{'11 rhe needl ' ngth.aside.of 1 ~s dangles. & 76 violet cry'stal. (9.8 rn) 1.. "- (:0 n necr ri.t!'. fi .4--gau e wire. Repeat ~i 111'ng nks . h 7. adLlin~ £i_' ~h wi lie end bv e Jah n~ Idles]ve' here '" Jump rings ~pagle25) you've rn.."" ~~.vrap dl ~ti re end al""' 'U nd th. ~Cl' them as i 'I.l]J'~ base. 1 ring .Cut the . Sec L! re II. .l (1-.:! ..i ~V'e'r w.. Make 1"-0 ~~un! dng.. of _...g 24 'Ii ende r fresh water pe'. r chain-nos.a)r hi 5·-·rnm to e-rn m av j half.t f -rh_ .2 'p. wrapped loop at one end .~ hr~i'lJ) . h.or half-hard.een I .round potato .. U. Spira Axis 85 .

SHde dl linl s around S' hey open z t he other side of rh e chain :u H. at tach rh e next dang-Ie f g.d~US1Cd s~"there aren't too many . .f' rh ~ b racclet wi rhour disrnan d iug [be chai 11 ~ Attach til (~ixr ~a ndc r r v pca~d d~. 86 SPI r.OTlf-C up with one 3).'[~ I.J.refuUypt[ the ~ I.'"quc. 3 ~J' [be seq uence frn.d on one side s:.-.rl. .rf~(t'in the fCl!lowirlg set uencc: ( 11 lavender pearl..t'o u r '.the . itlle'E (IrS tals.lrnJkl'~"lid (fi. C'~ [:1 . '~Uvving the . . and one purple rJ. Repeat the un rll 10 u've -a rran g cd al] :".. dang.a I Axis .B'L inue to add. angle.'n.5~ Lay the dangles on rhe work ~·u. 'You s. down the Ien "h 0: .hain.a.. f one kind of ~eJ.d set .. one e Hgh·t amethyst crvsral one hlvender pearl. 0 ~reach the I other en L The placement of dangles m~\ be a.ln:: tp ~ (the first violet (ry.nee fr m tep . crystals. ...:.gI".11 eod art g~ ... until '. he braceler.E· viole uence 6- ~..le on each side of rhe chain 7.F IIij I] ks ar one end ( ..

~'...::_. . . .. s:~.~ ~ j.. t·.l :'.'~~I ~. '~..II ~-·:'~.1...I·" .' .n splra c-'ap. II ..~Hl . maqnlfice-rt luster.' hnn' 9s a m'.'_ _ :. : '~_IIc_'" II ' . · . and color variations' 0 shine.e' arl ~s a-·I !..~cTa hitran pe a rl .'.Ir e'"rr's Q····f srn.. .A S'lng:...' l..' ~.:'~I 'c' .· 'a-l er pearls i '-. _. .ill : II natural shape.:"d st c'-'Ius . .'. : "'1 <- .' I.~. . 1:_J·_·:'w\ca sed 'In a..t. I.~. ~I ..· r The' e··t·t~l~ng··lo W'S' the p.. handrn rade o'pe._)..~. 1.:.. :1 ':'_ l . .. ·'1. ·'1 "I . she I . '.

1n d'S . Usc the rnp fig 2 r~rrhe pearl as.5.t) n to a head 111 IVhl]..:. C:on rinne crear i ~:I..l:d-f~ chain.o~.~ make six b~-ld.~~.0 F the perid or r~l~arl.a.~tJ. " .2-Q'.oarr . crc'ati._~ . t l ~u. . tJsa.rn rn f10 [.!e..nose pl iers ro j7orn1 a ~..in'l pes r1~ 10 x '1..[Cr [0 0r a other :"u.!!.: the chain-nose pliers 1!.. .~arIISr~..1'11.8. six using 'o. ldotf 12' se.ree-coil wrapped loop at lhe be nd.13lJ9.~'r~.de.0 p ro ~eCH re [1'..p~e 10.Y clarnpi US i[ on 0'( 1 he '[Vi7]:5.: . 4 mm di rect i'n nun t:iJ yo u are p ~ cased with the ~ eve! 0 f tw is '[~ Note: The Sf 24 go~d""fi hu~·adI~~)i 1 .ce a ~. 1'1 '1' 1 US~.. Repeat with fill . UJ rls.~ lf you need buttons .f. ~ 't 11e reel or pin vise \\11 ~J rondelles.2 Ii 9 ht 9 ray ff(~$.d cap (figure )). .m.-: .2):lf~drilled jl 2 p'er'~ dot fres hw ate r . ". o r round. r . or lled d:les.~1 table Turn i'lll Hl e ~'nd h.gth of man uful.. -c'm) ~onlg [:tghle1'"you rwi (2.4) . Yo u ay" wa n l t o ex pt r j' 1]1 en [ a len g'th iF Oq· P pet 'Dr brass wire Ef' t to (J.irsdi ~en9~th t2~ inch (3. . pler!~..-.: flu.I [he 14-gJ uge wire d in half and place eacl l of th e wire ends into r he ch uck of tl1e wire \'1 i re twister or p~ vise.·.'".nd tht~ optim urn twist leve].(l.~:I'. ~he harder ] l ITl become.. .5 om) Ien. 111 C re 1 10 ~U'UPi O'on'l will be a shorr srcm of wire below 1.1 re " . -nnnute '-.n1~1. forrns tu tlie pearrs shape.r. mm teardrop.31.g~es rUI in all.~lr. th e [lOng enc ~ of [he l!V.inch (6 111rn) excess.b=irlch (4Q.' bilizc the 11 .inClh Ilel~ ns. SL. rn a ke i' 'L ]."1.ngth of 4~'mm' oval twls lin k :gn.~p'f"eCJ. Illl.h ape. '. IVo te. ILl 11. 3r. Usc the 88":" Bronze D reps.. 0 nee yo U achieve the desi red s.4.24r~ uig e.' -' ..OP en File rhe wire end smooth.. wire. I n Ii. 'Il.I. '-~ s.-:~nc'h tel mm) t'igh[-'~llgle I'lend at [he end u r the wire an d F ~ :1 d].gbead d~l g les iD '[ h i..t-t~c't· {f-lb ure l).si 0 u· rna k i 11 g sjX· LtS in g n h rwu 'Ii'gb:t gr'~ly pearls each... d~t:!'1. 4~mm rounds make YQ LLr O\Nn twisted wire.dark gray' f're:shwate. I 'I ..h walter p~'~rls... un-drilled or :h.[01"1]] .I H1~ ~ r ~ wire but leave . rrirn ~he .ne d ark gl"ay pearl each..~ spl ral rluu Ii ~'\ OVt'T rhe top of the pea rl. che pearls.'1' ". ti [."' "_.'_g i] wire be.U r lake (~lln. d.so i'~ re. rri m ['[-you ~6~ em) ~ 91th lof .IP...6 .:a. epoxy 19 uS' . Y(1 ur guj.QUI 10 inches (i j. Remove ~'he wire lrom r~t"1'915j'4 ~6 gold~fi'lled 2. he wrapped vtH] use dli~"to attach the large pearl.. 1:4.4 em) or twisted ~:l1ld~ ~ 1u should eruJ up with wire.rnm ~M~OJ perid or pearls . SoOft. making it VVl r h 1110lt: 0 di fficu]t 11 ro we rk w'i r h late r. 5 ~'~le nNO 1 da rk 19 ree n 'ta h"i't't.foe:t o 4'!! make a 'A.e jump 5~mm ovals x '[he rwisrer and clam p _nd trim t~-lh wire ab.Hi It r~ ruar the n ea rr!'i.d kt meter. at rhc vii re ~~.) aside.ottacetec d . ~~lxU~j ng two senti precious pe!'" dor beads each: and. U It I] e S pili ral 5]"i gh r 1v .6 em) . en ga 1901['d-filii edl wi lfie l'wo=p~"rt ' ..re'd 'lwlst 'wir'e~· r . 2. l »oped . r ~._. rm Wh' en y n u ru rn r h'L· 1oo p. ..inTTI. rnm 1:~: .I. 5irr t'h e 14 bead.

. • '.Jf d (' pendant.e..1JJ amo unt .~arl'f~u~ lduring dtHl i."f coo 1 wa tc r n earby to we ~ rh c drl Ubi r.d'~' dls N'. Add one.. 'j U m p dn.Flu 9 h cutters 'Wire tw[ste{ ~Ind.~ cushioned s._-"_ -. Is srep down 1. . Small . 7~ Use a )maH arnounr )f epo~y to thoroughly coat the spiral [0 cap's ~rr.' _. Note: '11may he~p to keep a 5.elamp or pin vise (un- n~cessa'iniif manufactured w~re is kUle. se 'niV£) one hal f of lh~ clasp chain.1c chain OIl the .dd.U) attach t'l '. Co unt fDur me ~'C ks down the chain and add another fa u r head lin dan gh~'5'" Repea r o nc ]n 0 rc ti n'Le so yo U hav C' '[-11ce bead (J us tt 1'S in1 al 1..". or at 9~ Count four links down ant' side (J-rhe chain frOTIl the link [0 which you a. coarod' e .. Use '.~ ~Jse two [u fflp :rings [0 attach the pendant's loop to a link the cen rer d. e chain. I ~an d the a ~... rf each type of head Idar~gle' 'H).~3 [. kec [11_[J.' ther side. dl e place wh ere yo u wa n r to d ri 11~ 0' ri i_~ [0 th at rn a rk 1Iru it yo u reach ~ n one-third {)f [he \.uppO~'[ or clamp '\~..aig'~'["wire\ Fir the wi re into the pearl (figure J).' JI"" I':'" f" I - '1' or e.] g.le. l[ rn~ enr] o f 'I he Bronze Drops . 89 . .to keep it s ra ~ M ~ rk r~ lle". 'i n to 'til e 'pea rI h() I'U ~l:tr. . fa' ".. . ' " I ' . r Repeat d.me.'~ rop s i"Lle up.ry b . at· hold the pearl and CciLp in p~acb .I'h the' epoxy dries. ". this the link. blow out ~lny excess (lust" and set asi de.vay down the pearl's center.n.. t I '- I' . Let the pearl dry.~t~) pe ~lr II ve rr 1c a ~. Repear at rhe nrher enid of the chai n.B.drill and 1-rnrn Ich1'SI~~ dri]] bi't (rF us~'ngan undrUI'e:"d ple.ng.~d pendant.- . '-. '1D'i .

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~. Even if you're IU·. __ I.. ..ant WQ'U ld ~ Ii . .'" ..0 k.' . :_-. ':__._ ":_ .amillar with wireworklnq Y"OUI're sure to 19·arnsr beautiful results I. t r is..1 . . .1· 1'::' . 1·-- - " -.' - '- _ :. I'0. pre ty mcorporato d '" Ian ..._·'. . 1.: . :__:.:_. '._'. _'·:':"..epen d.'. I·C•• •••.. :.'Th-' '" versati .as tnto elaborate necklace as it would on a simple gold chain..

~ . ra iahren i. (.-k... wl es: 2S-i:nch ~63~5.em. 14·-k.~ d t d.OU ud wire surrrun ·.es.: rnrn] frnll I[h surl[" lun.f d-H.: outside .i inch '. ~ se' lar-n ·S(~ pHtr·' rc uck the wrapping wire under the surt .C)rat 9Iolld-·filled wIr' 31.ah: .I rhe i one ~:. H. pt Ushlng cloth. ensure ma[ Co 1:'F\lg w~r'e ." ck '1 cl fa..lng - ..gth OJ 22-gd1ug'ejl half-hard. The curved sid of the wire :shouJd he 0] the iursidc ). pliers to bend the end ]f the wn1pping wire 1ft.g h: SUlfOU ndi ml'bwires be ween y ur ilL urn b n d in..ngt:t5 .e'J.S~1 orr I wire .y~re' uni.' rhe V\711re.l c... i-incn ~ 1" 7 ~. 11[)IJdin. ll~ .L-'S icle by s:"::J. . IC'm) t. r Ieee.' ing wires .II he' bo I [I Ul1' f rhr p~J rl and use your . n the pearl's face. the hall hard wire bl \v en the dea J. half- round. ~ en] ). N 'hngers place the 'wr~pplng wire's hot k (crea ed in step .2:5~4 .1d. it" » by pUU..r 'the su [TOllJ1.2 (111).el._' II. le·ngth a.2) )n rhe surroundinz wires .or chain-nose. 11~ixn rhe Ba ro Lie Loops .n a nJ tight. Stn igh_'"ftl the half-ro l~. fi fte r un tU you reach rhe eq uivalen r nf even I (1 "Ch.'ing.i t.. PLU [WO picccs nfd: [J ~ ~ ne pie.. WI.F 2'2-g:atlge~ dead-soh.undlng wires. As C\.. round. II\ ! j 'L' '. ·.J.~~ '.U1~'\rvu. fit wires.eq uivalenr .. 4~kalra·. "Teruly rhe coil ~ itl: H::u~nosc pliers r Hatter the \' raps and wire unril make sure dh.page 24) f~ping wire 't Y.fornL' vou \!C cornpl ered . 1 I ~en. nd 'IUJ (" inch cs ( ] .~5 ofl r iund wir and ihar lengh.ng nd of the \VT. l' 14-Kclrat Igo~·d~'nII18'dwire 10"lnc . "_flger t( bcg.r. md "\ rappir g . :j nch (6 rnrnl froIn the end to melee a hook.jtion the cen rc of rh "vi eS.. 9:3 . earl aside.: nd cut cos Ii.·gold>~lleldwire' 12. ! hC' rc d '"'. Win?: - '1'0· 11II' i-mcn 125~ 4~em. L or rinrough lbt"' polishing cloth. .n.-:irlc:h (6 mimi) wooden 41"It1ch.es (1 0..l PI i'~1l g wires.h.·u ~) .'~w iJJ. i\H.. bu '~n1~lgin.~J each wire hv p~"l~ na it between 11i Vr0 Llr ~ Enger-.. c or h~iJ!f-htu·d I.'} ~ . P{J".: hook.).pe a ]..'rapp.' arc caJI~:.iJlg ~[ b t . 111th.ld he three surrounding' i. away 1ro rn ~. FI:ex·'ble tape measure I . .~Juel" posi i: ~'.a.i n to ge fidy shape th e wi res II p along lh e sld 0 ~_h · pearl.non the pe. you coil.0 Se:=I·[he .'~ (' ad..-~....JJ.) leng·h of 22:-gaugejf ha 1. t.2 em) ~ong dow.~aITd" rou nd. c. .eac-so fit l round 'iVl re ~ Surreun .qUl:(:ZL 5. r lrugh the Y U'~ " W. ~:'. ~ uck the other end of rile \vr::1pplug e ch \vrap is II .se Ha[.c il ~.•f rh ·fiV'l~(l.' .I:. r F~ush cutters Non-serrated fla = 'os"e pliers (w~':h spr~ng') 4.a~~s.1 ~ Mcasu re rhe pcrim e ter of tlrc pearl on the "afen~ ~:d.. r·e Ke rp the ~! .-. t [hi .U L ontinue coilins the' wrappinj ':1"1 \V 1'~~p'S..~ 0 11 the wrapping wir I-igh dy aroun 1 (be three surrm ~n~JBrt \ -Ires ~l fe\1\[~t:l111 S (flgUI"C 1L :-.

.c U[ the b{." correctly. piler . then turn it ov _L. .' srep '9~vi.tfnose pHer 'wrap.torr '\vrap \ ire.I_r or chain .It-H1 IdE! ~ m .. use -f~at[-JlO~le' liers '['0 p bend them dm reedy u. king sure [01 use the ..P~lt rJ iis sr P [0 (fgun:· 3).. RtPI€:~t this ep 'or [he'. USC c1 ain nose pliers r .J I )'..: t~g.·~. r fi re ir~g· I. To make sure the side coils are ~ three . I ~. .V dr:.:T·C::'.. and ([ n the wrap win around it ' JrJ ce.. and then U~~ U.fi. MaJ<. i'll the \\lTapping surn .1 '. necessary.rheri rhe wires meet.~r und the' o Ii' face.n the wire r .. Usc . eezc the wi -'e more vlgor[ru~dYl tigb.g: wi re encasing a [he pcarL'ote~' Jf rhe pear] slips our of d1C Cran1. tin ") u ' ro s ha I .e a.' t:ning i' .L Push [he ge1TEl)' around ~I reo fra~TI rhe top side of ~.u'ldirtg wi res.~-:each ~lde is ui irorm. crnl of round dead-: . nose \'f\. 'ire stern (.straizht of each ' j e coil.ound the surrounding r 6 i Re pt:a t sre p 2 wi t h rhe re rnainir g wra Pl' t n g \v ire. n. [his Ir~rne ab ive the ni ne o clock _ IIH and making th kink dov n :t ward the coil. ':".d_· pull up on the lronr surrour lit1@. Repeat r wi th rhe sam e .and A·.' (Bgu -e 2). being c. 'Ie Ch~4Xn. 71i' USee .!J fig.I'.h-a·ck SLU rOlLI W.1" .u. '":0 pull the wire ends in 0'( posite d~rectj..ing wi re.. Ll~lt'rhl! chai n.A.\~(. pullin •.urro und. 111 Ith t 'P f he pearl.'unrn g(t.glu'e ~+ I~ B" Bend ~J~(!.Y'~IU r fi rlgt::rs [0 shape the surrcunding wi res around Lh.dJUST: I ruler ac L~ . rem around the rop of [he p" arl... the 'ILl _: '1. 11u:' wires sho: tId he conll lerely veri ical end parallel to each other.'lefuf not to put t kink i.. fra:n.o'~'wire In hal around j our fin.'I nine }'-~ ck o n 'Il. remaining II"" inch es (1. ose pliers n wrapping win. rr undi ng ~. lightening [it 9~ U p lier: to gr~'p the fron [ su rro rndi ng wire urulerneat h the nine o'clock coil. RUI'. cres 'ting A. i re {.t r kink in the wire. up toward the 00 n while you i e _p the w:~ in place wirh Y<).th [he. ~JOh.' aree O\~~L ~ con tn.he FH:'~a.s.ru SUI ounding wire (6gure '1).t:pearl WJtH they reach rhe lor·.V1H~'S u I'll' rhe side of the pearL PhI e this honk at [he equi"3Jcllr create " coll PI< sirione .H1 e-hh ' r side ~ above the w ust ho. 5 '1 Olll Place rhe wit'.· ns.1 J wire Three times .:tlt! ver the fron I of the pe" ..llht wire .wire U nder the surrounding wires Trim each end to the sam e ~engt'ln It( S(]l .p Fr.) he ton ediges [he C rils a.gelr. tr V[gOfO U lY'ligh ten th c cnU~. pearl's '~O(.-... :I.

m_ • un 'I wire two imes down the st Use [la[-n(~e pl' ers r . ben.. e [.0 back of the pe::lrl '[0 hide rhe stern. RJ pea.-the coils or l into place.l s . mall sp.s1 the back 0. f' ha den f :ur 'm.~1'E.. Graxp hewire ends with chain.: ] and bend L O\¥XJ J1 151~ ~lr~nf1. he s. 7 n more [he' C:~ n) l a I. 111.·: .dl n ver rhe of [he pearl.11 . ain-nos pll rs co .tnd the l-.iund the dowel with each wire . around all w ap the ib . 1. ir!. ~ ~h ( Ll.'[he twa . aJ . ~·trai. Pull the I np wire Ell· and .d i'rlg the larger spirs down ~nd 'rot: ~mall. '12 ~ Bend the rrO'[lr front surr undi ng wires .1 over' the front rh ~ pendan t."YO riahr fo. I. ".e B~ [-11 'S.ar-nnse pliers and crisscross tIl. ".11~: ..center wires and make .11 .rw~rd coils 'G I :. \Xlih-h the about d wel st iU in plac J olding he pendant ir on e hand._ airll." on the pendant ~ center.g~1ten the center wires so they F~inr straight up -rtJm d. ntly squcc2Je all r . r ur wire nne ch.re at: oil." b ~ ·fi rrnl t~ is·". Rep eat with [he (OP wi re. ' sr '111 wires ar ig~ I'· the top _ d re coll..er !!'lgure 6)~ One wire wU~ ht: 01J t l' of the: orh: f. j . In. making rhe 'VV['" p in [hi upposi c lire ic n.. tigh _ n so tht.4~ Tri rn the rwoh: k SLUT unding wires rc ':A i rich 6 I 111J11) 5 and Ral asainsr tho .~I. I. 1 do. F urn a '..he tor lefl surrounding wire [0 1~ .end. u 1 the ... "-'.'? back 'and :f<nrlh until y U work ir rut J the ball.311 " jJ wire. Hold the wooden dowe! Ul fro]1 r f '[he .ern).em. d:: hrening rhern to the cen .!t wi h the ther b~lcl~surroundiru wire and b~"nd ir up and Har a.end int ' de stern.. B. r[ghl one to . gently tap the . I ..ng rhe back of the pendant.]:1l-:no pliers to g.1 i [be wire _n l: the back of he pendant. ollers '[0 .h· wire 0 t sirs ~r the back :f Jf '[he pendant nd usc cb.. l'p of the pe ndan 1:. down O'VtT _he back of t :e pea rL 13. r spiral UI.tj inc h (I .back urrounding wires 'l\VU I~ .1 't ~te "tern.~r . gCllLl!.) ur .i'l". inches (3!~2 ern) and ' he bot om..-r 11. LIse . k)op" should Ither side ()f 11... I. Fo rrn and place spij'aL as i"n s[ep J 4..

'.2Ii. _:_.....1 'e= ~ I ._::__ a B' . ~_. re -.HI: .rlsare the only materials requirec to make these delicate Ie' Ir'-r'~ g. ' "C-' 1 -.I".-.[.·1 1'_":1011.~ ..._.._..Th e--".lly. .~ n y 'C"-~h·rn a-d si rr '~I~I"r.·ddrl~'ff=J~:e~ -re rrtl:.."'.aI. 18--<1 '... ~b" sh a p e·<.-..'. "' .: -t " __ ~ . . ._-1 .a create extta asymrnetrica ~interest.-.~-. ".~Ci' . .::.IBI..: b ut an .. "'-. .IY ·. . . : .:0' II :: .'.' ·. ". '..'. ='_' ._...'W~re ar-d P.to-:.' ace-· 1.

[\' on rh I:. wi dl it appear n e.l 0 '9~ incl (22. Shupe one side Frhe wire '~...:---'fJll.\1·1f.H cl se I[U the' L.a. '. :1 190 b l1d i ~.' nrer II hape.'. Pull Openingl and closinq rinqs (pa::ge 25) ides [ p'a r' of the .( side f the t ng \'Vl re.~[IU. making it concave.. Se aside.ght[en any kinks..4 ern) .p the wires ! r iust bclov w her.d-'ill led wire .V he wire ~ht)l· [0'\. I I~ ~ .appH1b \ . 1..au!gel~ dead-sof t Q!.a. w~re ~p.d the len er side. ".. inch 9 mrn) tronl [h en d '..e.af-r ke ~tape.. S r ' run .fll ~ aid 'W ire Wire eLI. Usc chain-nose pliers [ .lse rh 'I ccon .! .~. Round .: two 2-inch "~." em) pi" ces of lO.. irie w1f. The bend shr uld poi n t awa y [['run the center 0 .'"he ~'..:I'U(" I"tfining.a~.'rraigh'r u.cllub: v lre.'.!t)lge24) 5~.n se p ].~ 'it. the win sh ·.gauQle'~ dssd-s oft" 9 0ld.r pearl s. r ' ' ir L T: 1.qurt:zt the t .r r" . d 'fi gl re 1).L.1% inches.~. l~:r" id of the wire "'~ape expand ifl..-it_ch ( ~0. thcv cross.s..' the wi r" sha Je.. ~ ~ _I chai .. Us me pair of chain-nose pliers [0 make a '.9 em} length of 20~'gl.J( (~. 'I Golden Cr scent 97 i- . w 1 2 wh ite frHshwate.'. '! ~_ Coinng:...t!.iece Oi' JO~grlug~ \ 'I~:".-h1'Cr. Use hain-nose pliers ll.1 . f the 11 S Y' U Ie Id up wii h \.ieces f J' '~gi~H.L Form a simple L up r ~n th~ I- rh. (4.o. em) .2 h a [f~ro u nd potato b n 1 me .pc with your 'flnge s ~nd th~ pliers un ti I you arc plea. ers 3 ~ Us o ne III~._tJng it between ) our thumb and f{lref~nger and puUiug down (0 Sligihl l~f curvt the \~r.re anu use cnam.I.p rom the ~ha]: Pe rpt' 11{Heular [0 the 9 OG ben d (fj g L1re I).nose pliers pair of chai u-nose p~iers t : wrap 1 he 9U·· oe nt wi r tightly around rhe srraiglu wi re twice [0 l:!"C~[C ..Hg:hJ he n d % i nch (9 m rn) f om the end of the sho rt side of the wire so i[s leks . l. t. (1 CL·2 eml) ~Iength of 24~.se on.~pin.. Us your fingers to g_ nrly pu h the shorn :r side the \. s:[r.. R 'pea _ 'It the ot her sid ' .J.hai n-nose plie is '[0 UY1]'.lbb ire. 4-m m .lIang 1 Cut rwr 4~l. pai l]gh:t'L ~ J 0" chain-nose pliers [ gr.

t·..t J e wire o I.. "'earl fro In h ol '-h .JT n ne pt3 ~Sf the oft r .6.0 fl.g ras p .r!IJ~"" .:. [cxru r .a and 'C: ~~Jr.our thumb and In. coll.:jl too.ng._ _P . r ) II' n. t·d wire._~.- ii. secrir n) on the bench b.J '. Use chain-n Urake one rn U'" w_ ar~ nglJ 'SL: pHers '[0 [ibhl U the 0 I.I. 24-g::.".. .hole and b e If1d .Ji.2 ern) p ieee )'.trJl1b ~ ~. of the wire and use haln5 .. r~ par IIL" n~ to [ -Il e \~..~ . the v ire <hapc (nor h c H-. . ..I 1 .1n ~JH irte n .11[wire i ] plac to d~ yl ~u WI'cl:i r he wire rail around [he wire shape rwice.:11 hcs the wir ~ Make tho ee db It c Us a rr I ld the wi re sha p'c JUSt b .n u ~e w ire . ~ .. but they dt -n r need t1 be identical: the . .n ose . ng . tightcnxng rhl' and s{lueezi ng as h ~fo[c~ B:!Il Lise the' Pit 'f he ch aln-nr se pHeJl" to bend [he wrapping wire so it s perpendicular LO the wire "bape.)1 ern J Fn III Lh e erHJ nf a 2-~ nl:h (5.~s marc ~.:)ck '[. v the I )re:.~ ~~ ke seen nd er rr ~ .n.fanywhere on th ..n:~t1ln~t'J b{dd the b·~. d ap 2lr't.U 'Ve rh e wide .he wr: ~pp['n' wlr nose ends ()n rhc back . rr \l\d -. l 1..'~e ChaJ1 -nose pi it: s to l"igh[Cll and ~qUt.e the henr wi r· C.. corul pear] -:~n be ph-u.coH. se . bt:" shape".lre .sj de t.ar1. should be similar. In-nose pliers n bend'[ sb I'P all It: ~t2inch over (T m·. °rrin1 .nIer S '[0 I~_l"nl ~~.~. r (J ng 'ide t . 7 ~ tJ· e (] . maki lf! J ~ighr . Squeeze the C( j1. \'X/ca_ one more time.he sec 'nd eu rd. [ell [h .( 1_• ~)n tht ~'~Jn~ "'- r sic I~ of rhe wi rc s:h.. ore ~_nJ Hamm r cre.urve.. r~ t ~Lluet:Z~ the '[~ils clos '[0 '[he V\~rap U c c h a i I~.nd lor r ed. Repeat .: back Log erher lf thev p 'P rei'. Slide IL be pea -I. Pla. ..t"~t. rc II lo k ' be t on h~ I'· .1 e he I~hl u r rh. t ' \vrL_I~.O 1.~r~'p ~ lb I~ough I 98 Golden C -esce~T- .

' t...:. .. 111 I . . _ _ :. .' h "' WI:tl. _:~.wistmq tr e wire. . . or qiveit Your own style by·. .....:~.:".'_ This stunning cocktail ring features a whorl of silver wire on top. " " _': '. .' e·':..: experimenting Jh' ...es~'gnas S h 0 Wln. " .::: J__.i .. Shape th dl ~ '..

.ge'cn. f' . Wrap l11.1[ a .~~ ease wire .jin:. 1\ lake another t..ps for un ifornl iry and nearness. 5~' be nd . 0 r 26~gaugf '\~iJ~L 'l ) make 'a ri. pi astie pe 11~I~ts dtshwa sh in9 ~'~ .1 .4-.nwrl rlhe wire..~.l LJ' R (figure ))~ 'Fn. .f~n bend au '[he other side of th t 'P~ar l (Figuxe 1 ).. [0 us c [11. Ii Working~ on one side of rhe pearl use' ..ill ugc fo r a mo re s u bSI311 ri 3. g..C' ny rOll..ter will f~tthlfOl..6 ('Jl1) ~.eto tb e b as e \-vire au d p ush me of the 45~ bends .er and thumh [l" JirInJ:" pres..? l/2..e tl " "Ii . ~n ch ((..4'i' Place [he piece on [he mandrel . r J Filuslh: cutters straight our . I"'_ ~.1.Aat--In.s ~I\ t:'lose to the base If the pearl as possihle.d he' m m d rel I U create t h e ri ng~s shank..bead reamer to 'i ncrease Ihe size Df the... c 2..end o f dl e wrappi ng wire cl OL~.g: ' Trim the 6rsr .:i"O"~ I. tri ng on the p earl and :.ug~ wire.~ srep en rhe other side 1"''N.your .lgh cdges~ a wr.phe ~!i~e t r l)OI~ bend ~L"~ 1. Oigure 3).ugeround sterling' silver 'win:~ = O[ I:-M~:"! r side ( r 111c pearl.eh (7'0".~q u' e:5 IC"Q~lil1n.lp .tc 'and cura 1G-incb (4[ 1.L. inc of [he wrapped base w·i res 3nJU I~.UIQM the ' Use Har-nose plie'lfs ro make ~ 'SHt~ beTtd abour 'halfVvay d.d. sucks so ~... other 1 1 i rt~d b::as.~ nd qtJli.si..ost' pll~ers t: ) gendy squeeze the wire tails close to the base and J1J.eu.U1y the l"uiJ up '[0 w~re (piag1el 24) ~~-har:pedg~s~ Repeat th'i. nu-n) from the on one side of the ~\1ake 4.Olt 2\O>~.'1 ide ~ to rh t r I.2..haU~ larger than yo ur desired 6nal size size.. or 26 ~ga.Jlnd ster~ijln~g r sHYer wire (whionEP.e) i the heavier wire." k' caiII e d' r 'Ile ..au.....1 H~ 6.in. lo-linch (.gc..inch (5. ~e'n.... 30-. bend.~'sDr thtr-n.~I nd 'I: h(~rna I idrel in ~he o [her d irecr i on. Use your index r.. yOUT Rin~9rna .gth of 24"..dre.e~lLsU. ng.Hl1 the sides of rhe pearl.s. Trim the wr~lppl ng wi re ...rraJlge the \Nirc-UtlW 'Ii .osi(~ pi iers and rhe 2.rngth I 8= or lO~g~.'ra. A.[.6 lem) IIlengltj~ of 1. Make another 9 0t) bend on the 1 p:eBrll ncl~).. around Tu m b II8'If 'IN ~ th sta ir1I ~ess stee I sh Cit or .r t:~ r]"~hole . '3" ' 'Fn..~.e wi reo ..ay iFrum the p'ea 1"1 [0 secure lr. Check . Use . . om.. HJ' Use n:Jt -nose pHtT~ :pe~1 rl.l.k~ use .gh[ 2~ 8:0.4 en 1.8 ~ . (')l r~ .40.of No te: 1f vo u wish [h ickcr g.) CO] I (dept' nd ing 111l yo ur "Je~rl~J ri n~ . 10 0 .d t=-L-"lIIIiL.~~.. J\d.IIl.as. crcati ng rO'[I a doub]c wi rc sharlk.g.l!I!iAl!I.a~v.

and om tigh lye 0 i. Cross the rw wi res an.~u-den Ih~ \ 1re~ VVhlrlv.err the other bare bast" wir . ~l' >. -il[~ anv rouuh edg's" Repeat n the t ther ~ilcJ • '-I IL 711.:' the ail close to the shank.l ir rh ree ·1n d a h:. creat e d_ wir] by v.J."vrap p ed base wir.S'I hl:~' 01:n[ ill cPf osite (~l irecrions on each sid (f the pe~H'1(6gun~' )1 . L' aro u n d cac b .rapping it in [he opposite dire ti ~11..l~c ti ttl. Bring l::it'Lh wi n np and rrver th1e [OP of rhe pearl.ast: wire 0 j_~ sits inside '[he ring and usc n t-n se pliers tu :qU"t:'7J.. usc the h~Ull. \Vith rhe ringri!1 fin th" mandrel. nc 'Ill n:--ric hare ~'Ia C wire: once around the JpP( she 4.~ Wrap..4 the base of the ri ng (figure 'I-)" Repeat .rIrH~lr [fJ gentl> ta rhe shanl all at c un d [ ~ h.n ~H th e i ng wires in a circle rV{iICC'"Srraishren the wires .1 "Bring one b.-tl bend.5. Irirn (he b..Jind 101 1 . l' fig.ase wire d'vvn to the shank"~ dghr next ['0 the pearl..

:::... '_I .'.a b d. ::__:'._'..an~t._' .... I I I W"ha..:. Illi~glh-t ·e·m._' .t seems alnl elabosate wireworking 'teeth n ique ilS.. ' ... . simply extended '~ h k wraos around. I ""._" .1 _ .. .'_ '... _' " .1.'" _ .:c_ .". ... '~:. " '.._ I.". ".. _.. s= e ~...) '... 'j '. : .I~." " .d wire stem 'Th resutt I'S an earnnq thatevokes oeacec wi ~ne ' "r""".. . ~'_" '.. ~c I. " _ ~ '~ '. . .i1ngfrom J6 'fun moon....

. . ro the fi'O]1 t.t:ll. sibie IO ~I 7 1 . around l ack._ fronl ~ICp 11 ~ IVh: . w ire' end. .e '1 wrap jUS[ below the l''1 .step o lUHH VOl!. 1 [ill: pe:~d as :~vou bring [he wire down aJong.imple hllUp i ~1 ~I Y2 inch (1.lsrHn." 1 he 6".inch (5'0. last wrap on top. ueeze t he tail. hcs (1 .It:p . and [hen back lip the other !'i...h. Form -:1 .[) Ink· . e-rnm half-round 2 sterlln 9 slil~ve ..... n the d~lnglc's loop JigUft:" ~~)..ide of [be pear] (figure eel' wire I j the as cl (j1l~ Pl .'ild the ~vh'e's [~1]1 end C:igurc· ] }" Use chain-nose pllen lr's p~J'aHe~ with the J.2.6 and. H.aIr hy cro ~s.arFln·g ~ndilngs.irtc'h {1).'~ pc~r'1's pcrirnet f.~ the "\frill' ped ]oc p r 'wrapped hop.at.wire. ·Iil H. lever-back le. m s.. hc.'. make -ltU'IICh. L rhc " earl.e'~ ig . SLide ~~cirrine be~~J onro the open : nel of [he wire fr m step I.3 r.fr un rhe back ro the: ronr.ong. '(! 20. ire shank.1 th c wi rc end up r wa rd the II (P and rnak . this tim · anaching h CD1) dov 11 rrom t th is . h nd of rhe s.81 ri ~ h r co it .. Make all irher \~vn~pabove tht. ."aslde. re U nos v i (_j~urt 1)111 Set this d:~ngl!. lIO~~ vet the fronr of the shank.su ~(: ~l t uch (1.'1~ (:[lL ~ lnche: (~I. L ne side 'Of tJ.\' rc ~ i ne wr p ju:·-rabove [he pCQ]["IL_ l'rirn the 6. 5 perimeter.8 elm)1 lenglth of 24~·gllauge. . tucking it benearh to rhe wnlp.2 ern] ~ iec ro make excess tail '\.s' . reach the wra 'fl' d IOl'p-'I:) a . PLd.. id m JJl ~ excess \~'.. 1 2...h wdte'f pearls. As 'I' i' h 'he hr rrorn wrap. ."'ont ol [he \. sc ~ S . (f wir I.g wire 31 Cut 2 in ..hcs (=5.1 ern) ur k-op rhur attaches [0 one 4~1 \V~Jt:: { 0 nJ rru ke a wrapped fj ~ the car wir \" Slide a pCHrl o nro rhe opc I1i en d of the \VU. and down the ..~d~uf the pearl.~ ..ing aver the .1 ern) o ~U"l~·n1 Hnrt ~l 2 ere am fres. lid dle p't:':JrJ ha1h"Y'a up rb "hank and 1 isc one en 1.2 C 11 b in.ur . nd [h IIo J~ base. ~.l ern)..h~[1'1 ~ Trim he excess wire and lJ$t: C ' l_ • { \ ch: in-nos: plier the con (10~~ $.

~lng e.~(lj~ II we'av. crys t a s.sl.5.the coin shaFles will lie like fallen deminees.d pt~·jar-"'I'.e a 'CJQmbl~Ma'ion of coin e' .ac. ane . - .el~t.n r t -Y'Q!u. ~I ~~ ladd ~. SI~I~I·vlef space 's u.~-ju:h ~Wh-e.1'refin i~heG.F'or ·thi:s el~:eg~nt br.

4 white freshwater pearls.. ne wire to ). n re'gu lar S.rring:..rnng.1 II ut 4') inches ( ~. ":3 to .iZIEl (com pares to size '11 Q.} .~ crystal.Uld pass rh E . one (ryS'na ~ and one iCy lindcr bead.. nne crystal. Repeat the 0 . 0 ne space r..S! ran d flex 1 ble beadl ngl wi Ii€:.·i~gh[cn[he Vi.e d irection ~ r 8 Jaehniques 1 .1 rn) otwire.inch (1:" 1 ml) 11'E!ngth of . 4~m m "A at s q LJ"a re 4 i!l !I cy -'Inuer -I J one . Sepa nH e It he wire ends.. 1:3='mm coin 1 'whit~ freshwater S·-mlm round pearl bead. String on the round pearl and slide ir ro the middle of [he wi re.n~e fo r the other vvire. on ~ c~~y~~~~:i~ ~iacer.the heads 11 on e \VI reI are snug~ 33 sterl ~ngls~lver spacers.~tf~-ng on two [y~nder bea ds.~ {her "vi re rh n::u_:~gih the cui 1:1 in ·l.I the opposite direction (. i ~ o If I a nd two {~1in q.on i to ne ]' • c stringi ng St{llH:.Hver= p I.. ~11)d p~lSS '[he other wire tl. String a coin onto one wi rc.1 t= r he~ul~ Re pear r'i 1:e S rr i.. 'rh e Urp():"~." res [0 snug '[he beads.01· 2. 4S .t .llrOugb rhe coin in .I"jIf.·H~·ac~. Use . I~.1gj n'~ ~ 1 I i 'fig~1 sequence for the other wire. s. lin O..~ted 19 . 00 opaque wilhite ICy~~ der beads. Ot1 n ne coi U j.6gLU··t_:" l Tighten rhe wi res co so ~dl.

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