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Mystic Sea Cairns Necklace

About this design:

For this design, I used aquamarine nuggets to create a chunky focal piece. I think the light blue of the aquamarine pairs nicely with the Kunzite chips and the Dalmatian jasper adds a fun, unexpected element to the necklace.

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

  • Aquamarine Rough Nuggets
  • Dalmatian Jasper Round 6mm
  • Kunzite Chips
  • 24 or 26 gauge Silver Wire
  • Silver Spacers
  • Beading Wire
  • Silver Crimp Tubes
  • Silver 3mm Jump Rings
  • Silver Lobster Clasp

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Make a loop at the end of a 17" piece of beading wire and secure with a crimp tube. Slide on the beads in the order shown in the picture.
Step 2:
To make the second layer of the cluster focal, slide 7 nuggets onto a piece of wire and twist the ends of the wire around the stringing wire above them (between the nuggets in the first layer). Repeat, using one less nugget each time to create the triangle shape.

Buy Products from this Design

15-16" strand $3.70

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15-16" strand $18.90
½ strand (loose) $9.95

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1 gram (approx. 40 pieces) $3.20

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  1. BevB
    BevB says:

    Beautiful! Love the color combinations.

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    Beady Little Eyes says:

    I agree – Beautiful Elaina. Love the combination of different gemstones.

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Wow! Love this design! It has endless possibilities for casual or fancy designs. I may just have to give it a try. Thanks for sharing. :)

  4. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Ditto all above! Great interest with the gemstone choices, texture, and unique design! :)

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