This funky dangles necklace, dsigned by Kathleen Moon, is the perfect way to wear your favourite collection of beads in one delicious handful.
2m of 1mm waxed cotton cord
2 metal cord ends
5 jump rings
1 parrot clasp
1 toggle ring
Gauge 22 artistic wire
Gauge 24 artistic wire
2 disk shaped glass lampwork beads by Carolyn Martin
3 feature glass foil beads
1 tumbled stone nugget
5 large seed beads in black
4 large silver lined seed beads in teal
5 silver accent beads
3 metal daisy spacers
Round nosed pliers
Flat nosed pliers
Finished length of design: 18-20cm or as desired
STEP ONE Preparing the focal bead. Choose one of three glass foil beads to use as the focal bead, along with 1 silver toggle ring.
STEP TWO Make a wrapped loop at one end of a 20cm length of gauge 22 artistic wire, and thread one large seed bead, followed by the glass foil focal bead and one silver accent bead.
STEP THREE Pass the wire through the attaching loop on the toggle ring and make another wrapped loop. Trim the excess wire.
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Vol 15 No 6