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Frosting™ Black Briolettes Necklace and Earrings

Instructions:

NECKLACE:
1. Cut a 3” length of 24Ga Gold Wire.
2. String 1-Black Briolette on the middle of wire (Basic Briolette Wrapping Technique). Fold wire to the top. String 1-6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead onto the both wire ends and make a wrapped loop above (Basic Wire Wrapping Technique).
3. Repeat steps 1-2 fourteen additional times.
4. Create 2-6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead connectors using 3” lengths of 24Ga Gold Wire and attach each of them to wrapped briolette on the one side using the Wrapped Loop technique.
5. Create two connectors using 2-6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Beads, two connectors using 3-6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Beads and one connector using 4-6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Beads the same way as step 4, attaching them to the wrapped briolette on the one side.
6. Cut a 24” length of Tiger Tail.
7. Attach one end of Tiger Tail to the Gold Lobster Clasp using Basic Crimping Technique.
8. Start to string all necklace components onto a Tiger Tail in the following order:
(1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead, 1-6mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead) x 11 times,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped single briolette,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black and Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped Briolette with one Black/Gold Cathedral Bead connector,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped single Briolette,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped Briolette with two Black/Gold Cathedral Beads connector,
1-4mm Black plastic faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped single Briolette,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped Briolette with three Black/Gold Cathedral Beads connector,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped single Briolette,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead,
1-4mm Black Plastic Faceted Bead,
1-wrapped Briolette with four Black/Gold Cathedral Beads connector.
9. Repeat all steps above in reverse order to create a mirrored image.
10. Attach Tiger Tail end to the Gold Lobster Clasp bar using Basic Crimping Technique.

EARRINGS:

1. To make first earring, cut a 3” length of 24Ga Silver Wire.
2. Create a wrapped Briolette with one 6mm Black Cathedral Bead (as necklace step 2), using Briolette Wrapping Technique.
3. Cut A 3” length of 24Ga silver wire
4. Create a 6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead connector using Wrapped Loop technique. Ensure to connect this bead unit to the ear wire on the one side, before closing a loop.
5. Cut a 3” length of 24Ga silver wire
6. Create a 8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead connector using Wrapped Loop technique. Ensure to connect this bead unit to the 6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Bead on the one side and to a wrapped Briolette on the other, before closing loops.
7. Repeat all steps above to make second earring.

MATERIALS:

17pc/2 pkg - Black Glass Briolettes BM12695
16pc/1 pkg - 8mm Black/Gold Cathedral Beads BM12850
36pc/2 pkg - 6mm Black/Gold Cathedral Beads BM12837
22pc/2 pkg - 6mm Black Plastic Faceted Beads BM12622
52pc/2 pkg - 4mm Black Plastic Faceted Beads BM12622
1pc - Adjustable Gold Lobster Clasp
2pc - Gold Ear Hooks
84" - 24Ga Gold Wire (28 x 3")
2 - Gold Crimps
24" - Gold Tiger Tail



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