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Tail Feather Fringe Necklace

About this design:

This Zola piece is a statement all on its own. I simply embellished my chain with a complementary flower coin and added a funky matte fringe to jazz things up.

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Make 4 wire wrapped bead links to be added to the chain.
Step 2:
String your chain through the focal. Place your bead links into the chain by using the open links, making sure to be gentle when opening and closing the links. Once your links are a part of the chain, add a charm drop to the bottom loop of each of the links.
Step 3:
Cut 5 10" lengths of waxed linen and string through bottom loops of the focal.
Step 4:
String on seed bead for colorful matte fringe. Embellish your stringing further by adding in a few of those flower coins.
Step 5:
This is how your finished fringe should look when complete. For a fuller look, tie in additional lengths of waxed linen to string seed bead onto.

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Antique Silver (plated) Etched Cable Chain

Measurements: 2mm links

per foot: $1.34
2.5" Tube $1.33

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Measurements: 1mm hole/18 gauge

2.5" tube $1.73

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Measurements: 1mm hole/18 gauge

2.5" Tube $1.33

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Measurements: 1mm hole/18 gauge

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  1. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    This is absolutely gorgeous. I already had chosen the flower beads to go with the focal. I love the bead fringe added to this.

  2. Tana R
    Tana R says:

    Wow, that’s lots of work, Ali. Very pretty! Makes me miss my seed/delica beading days.

  3. Asia
    Asia says:

    I’m warming up to Zola, just finished a necklace combo with one inspired by one of your pieces :D

  4. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    The burst of color from the seeds beads looks great with the silver of the Zola pieces. I like how you used the simple drops on the chain so that the focus remains on the focal. :)

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    L McCarty says:

    Loved this design .


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