Autumn Interchangeable Necklace Tutorial
Created by: Sondra Barrington
- Dap the foliage components.
- Create seven "chaos" bronze wire beads (tornadoes). Instructions for making this style bead can be found on pages 20-21 of Totally Twisted: Innovative Wirework and Art Glass Jewelry (#62-510) and the 2.5mm mandrel of the hand coiler.
- Wire wrap individual links in necklace.
- Use double jump rings for strength and durability.
- The clip at the bottom gives you the flexibility to change pendants for different looks. The Bird Frame with Leaf Nest Pendant and Compass Pendant are two designs that work well with this necklace.
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- 1 ounce [use 32] #37-715-6 Antiqued Brass Eye Pin, 1-1/2", Thin
- 1 pkg of 100 [use 2] #37-091-20-6 Antiqued Brass Plated Ball End Head Pin, Thin, 2"
- 1 dozen [use 2] #30-230-6 Antiqued Brass Plated Swivel Clip, Small, 23x9mm
- 1 gross [use 4] #26-464-7 Antiqued Copper Plated Beads, 4.5mm Round, Corrugated
- 1 ounce [use 4] #37-113-7 Antiqued Copper Plated Jump Ring, Round, 4mm
- 1 ounce [use 4] #37-145-7 Antiqued Copper Plated Jump Ring, Round, 6mm
- 1 gross [use 22] #26-233-7 Antiqued Copper Plated Metal Beads, Heishi-Style, 3.4x1mm
- 1 spool [use seven 5" pieces] #47-800-18 Bronze Wire, 18ga, Round, 200'
- 1 spool [use 6"] #47-400-SP Copper Wire, 18ga, Round, 50'
- 1 strand [use 6] #21-786-501 Imperial Jasper Gemstone Beads, Rondelle, 6mm (Limited Stock)
- 1 strand [use 1] #21-000-052-33 Natural Agate Gemstone Beads, 16mm Faceted Rondelle
- 1 each #88-801-25-0 Nina Designs Natural Bronze Acorn Charm
- 1 gross [use 20] #05-328-04-922 Swarovski Crystal Jams™ Assortment Faceted Bicone 4mm
- 1 pkg [use 2 large & 2 small] #55-000-08 Tim Holtz idea-ology®, Foliage
- #69-199 EURO TOOL Dapping Block & Punches, 8 Punches
- #69-346 EURO TOOL Hammer, Brass, 1lb
- #69-202 EURO TOOL Hand Coiler, Round
- #69-274 EURO TOOL Wood Plier Rack with Drawer
- #69-351 Tool, Safety Glasses, Mirrored
- #69-380 Tool, Tapered Flush-Cutter
- #69-275-09 Wubbers Bent Chain-Nose Jewelry Making Pliers
- #69-275-03 Wubbers Chain-Nose Jewelry Making Pliers
- #69-275-21 Wubbers Medium Jewelry Bail Making Pliers
- #69-275-02 Wubbers Round-Nose Jewelry Making Pliers