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Abalone Beach Necklace

About this design:

For this design, I made a focal using this U-Shaped pendant, Abalone Rounds, and a turquoise spike. This is one of my favorite color combinations, and I especially love how each of the Abalone beads are a bit different- it adds another level of uniqueness to the necklace.

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

  • Gold Chain
  • Gold Jump Rings
  • Turquoise Spike Focal
  • Gold 22 Gauge Wire
  • Super Glue
  • Round Nose Pliers
  • Gold U-Shaped Focal
  • Czech glass Rondelles
  • Abalone 4.5mm Rounds

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Wrap a piece of wire around the loop at the top of the U-focal.
Step 2:
Slide on 5 abalone rounds, the turquoise spike, and 5 more rounds. Loop the wire around the other end. I put a small drop of glue at the base of the turquoise point to keep it from swinging around, but this is optional.
Step 3:
Attach the chain to the focal with jump rings. Make links with the Czech glass & abalone & attach directly to the chain- spaced out evenly.

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  1. BevB
    BevB says:

    Very unique!

  2. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Love the openness and colors. Very pretty.

  3. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Nice use of U-shape focal. Your designs are always light & airy–perfect for this time of the year.

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