Free Beading Project Ideas: 4 DIY Jewelry Designs Using Ceramic Beads

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Free Beading Project Ideas: 4 DIY Jewelry Designs Using Ceramic Beads

Czech Glass Flower Pendant Necklace

Czech Glass Flower Pendant Necklace by Kristen Fagan

Designer Kristen Fagan
Ceramic beads from Golem Design Studio.
Click here for directions on how to make this necklace.

Ceramic Bead Earrings

Ceramic Bead Earrings by Sara Oehler

Designer Sara Oehler
Ceramic beads from Golem Design Studio.

Ceramic Bead Pendant Necklace

Ceramic Bead Pendant Necklace by Sara Oehler

Designer Sara Oehler
Pendant from Kate Richbourg and ceramic bead from Golem Design Studio.
Click here for directions on how to make this necklace.

End Of Summer Necklace

End Of Summer Necklace by Jamie Hogsett

Designer Jamie Hogsett
Skill Level Intermediate

Materials

22 gauge Vintage Bronze Soft Flex Craft Wire
22 gauge Sterling Silver Eye Pins - 20 pcs
9.5mm Silver Plated Lobster Claw Clasp - 1 pcs
5mm Silver Filled Jump Rings - 3pcs
9mm Silver Plated Brass Jump Ring from Artbeads - 1 pc
10mm Sterling Silver Flower Jump Ring from Etsy - 1 pc
5x4mm Wasabi Pressed Glass Rondelle Beads - 30 pcs
5x4mm Orange/Light Blue Pressed Glass Rondelles Beads - 20 pcs
38mm Stoneware Flowers, Snail and Ladybug Round Pendant by Golem Design Studio - 1 pc

Tools

Chain Nose Pliers
Round Nose Pliers
Flat Nose Pliers
Cutters

Instructions

Finished Size: 18"

Step 1: Use 1 eye pin to string 1 orange/light blue rondelle. Form a wire wrapped loop. Attach 1 eye pin to the eye of the previous eye pin. String 1 orange/light blue rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop. Repeat entire step nine times for a total of ten links. Set aside.

Step 2: Use 2" of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to 1 link. String 1 wasabi rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop. Use 2" of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the previous loop. String 1 wasabi rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop. Use 2" of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the previous loop. String 1 wasabi rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to 1 link.

Step 3: Repeat Step 2 three times. Repeat Step 2 again, omitting the final link and forming the final wrapped loop without attaching it to anything. Set aside.

End Of Summer Necklace by Jamie Hogsett


Step 4: Repeat Steps 2 and 3 to form a second beaded chain.

End Of Summer Necklace by Jamie Hogsett


Step 5: Use one 5mm jump ring to attach the link end of beaded chain to the lobster clasp. Use one 5mm jump ring to attach the link end of the other beaded chain to the flower jump ring.

End Of Summer Necklace by Jamie Hogsett


Step 6: Use one 5mm jump ring to attach the other two ends of the beaded chains. Use the 9mm jump ring to attach the 5mm jump ring to the pendant.

End Of Summer Necklace by Jamie Hogsett

Projects not intended for children under the age of 13. The information on this instruction sheet is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed. Soft Flex® Company disclaims all liability from any injury to anyone undertaking the construction of this project as a result of improper safety precautions.

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