Butterfly Necklace

Tutorial
Step One
Using your at nose pliers bend the naked brass butter y wings upward as shown. Thread an 8 inch section of the beading wire through the butter y and use the beading wire to stitch the faceted beads onto the body of the butter y as shown. Knot the end securely and trim the knot. Set aside the beaded butter y.

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Step Two
Using a 10 inch section of the beading wire stitch the plastic owers and re polished glass beads to one corner of the daisy plate ligree as shown. Knot securely. Position the beaded butter y on the opposite corner of the daisy plate. Using an 8 inch section of the beading wire, stitch the butter y to the daisy plate as shown. Trim all knots.

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* 2 antique brass sixteen daisy plate ligree, 36 x 36 mm * 1 naked brass ligree butter y * 13 inches of antique brass sparkle chain, 2 x 1.5 mm * 7 links of antique brass medium knurled oval chain, 8 x 5 mm * 36 inches Satin gold .012 Beadalon beading wire * 3 assorted plastic owers * 3 assorted 6-8 mm re polished glass beads * 13 satin blue faceted glass beads, 3 x 6 mm, rosary looped with 20g wire

Materials needed:

Tools needed:
* Wire cutters * Chain nose pliers * Flat nose pliers * Round nose pliers

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Step Three

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Turn your work face down so you can see all the knots on the back. Place the second daisy plate over the back to cover the knots and stitching. Using the remaining beading wire, stitch around the edge of both plates to secure them to one another as shown. Trim the knot.

Step Four
Using your chain and at nose pliers, assemble the bead chain as shown.
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