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Floating Leaves Necklace

About this design:

Heart shaped leaf charms turn this simple design into something sweet and special. Czech glass or crystal adds the color. Try it with tiny gemstone beads as well!

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

  • 1 Toggle ½” Clasp
  • 7 Heart Leaf Charm
  • 7 Eye Pin 21 ga 2”
  • 2 Oval Jump Ring 20 gauge 3x2mm
  • 24" Brass Cable Chain 1.25mm
  • 7 Bicone Bead 4mm, Fern Green
  • chain and/or flat nose pliers
  • round nose pliers
  • wire cutters

Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Open the loop of one eye pin and attach to the top of one leaf charm. Close loop.
Step 2:
String one crystal bead onto eye pin. At top of bead bend wire over at right angle, protecting top of crystal with thumbnail. Form simple loop, trimming excess wire.
Step 3:
Repeat Steps 1-2 six times.
Step 4:
Open top loop of one charm dangle and attach to center link of chain. Close loop.
Step 5:
Attach a second dangle 1 1/2" (20 links) away from first charm*, alternating the side facing front. Repeat twice more on that side of the necklace.
Step 6:
Repeat Step 5 on other side of center charm.
Step 7:
Open one jump ring and attach clasp ring at one end of the necklace. Close jump ring.
Step 8:
Repeat Step 7 with clasp bar at other end of necklace.

Buy Products from this Design

15-16" strandSave 21%
$9.70$7.66
½ strand (loose)Save 21%
$5.35$4.23

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15-16" strandSave 16%
$11.70$9.83
½ strand (loose)Save 16%
$6.35$5.33

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15-16" strandSave 17%
$10.90$9.05
½ strand (loose)Save 17%
$5.95$4.94

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Vintaj Natural Brass Small Flat Cable Chain

Measurements: 4x3.5mm links

per foot: $2.95
Antique Brass (plated) Etched Cable Chain

Measurements: 2mm links

per foot: $2.38
8" strand
$1.44

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Measurements: 0.78mm hole/21 gauge




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  1. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Love the plainness of the leaves with the sparkle of the green peridot. Great necklace.

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