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Tahitian Sunrise Necklace

About this design:

This luminous necklace was designed by Elaina here at Lima Beads. Vibrant orange recycled glass paired with the soft turquoise Czech glass is a match made in heaven. This will be a great addition to your summer accessories.

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

You will need 1 strand of recycled glass 8mm round beads, 22 gold stardust beads, 1 package of gold 4mm faceted beads, Czech glass 2x6mm spacers, 3ft of chain, and wire.

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Create bead links in the order as shown. Once you make one link, connect the next link to that one. Continue on until you have the length you desire. Please follow the tip below to learn how to create a bead link.
Step 2:
Attach the inner layer of chain (3.5-4" of chain) to the second or third bead link of the outer necklace on both sides.
Step 3:
Attach the outer layer of links to the rest of your chain. Finish off this design with jump rings and a clasp.

Buy Products from this Design

Hamilton Gold (plated) Rollo Satellite Chain

Measurements: 2mm links

per foot: $1.70

↳ Also available as: 25 ft spool

Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. Creel U
    Creel U says:

    Looks great! Love those new orange recycled glass rounds, especially with the turquoise Czech glass. Might have to steal that pairing!

  2. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Beautiful layered necklace. Love the salsa rounds.

  3. SilverCords aka Judy
    SilverCords aka Judy says:

    I love this summer look! Easy to make . . . and a piece that would go with many summer looks!

  4. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    I also love the color combo–those salsa rounds are great!

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    Narcissa M says:

    Beautiful and inspirational!

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