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River 'Keepsake' Locket

River 'Keepsake' Locket

River 'Keepsake' Locket

Products used in the project

Item QTY Price

5810 Swarovski Glass Pearls 6mm Dark Grey Pk50


1 £4.22

Rhodium Plated Interchangeable Floating Charm Locket with Crystals 34mm Pk1


1 Out of stock

Dragonfly, Star, Love, Blue Crystal Small Floating Locket Charm Pk4


1 Out of stock

Cobalt 1/2 Coated Essential Crystal Glass Face...


1 £4.84

Griffin Perlseide 2 Bead Cord Stan White 0.45mm with Needle 2m


1 Out of stock

Sterling Silver 925 Large Lever Ring Clasp 19m...

SS81 - Alternative Product

1 £11.00

Silver Plated Cup Ends with Inner Threading Ba...


1 £6.05 Now: £4.54

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Step 1

Use a bead reamer to enlarge the holes of 3 pearls. Thread these 3 pearls on to the silk thread with a crystal bead between each.

Step 2

Keeping the beads towards the end of the thread, place the needle under the bar on the end cap and through the hole. Go back through the hole and your thread should be either side of the bar.

Step 3

Bring the bead cap close to the pearl. Go back through the first pearl and tie the ends to create a knot.

Step 4

Go through each bead knotting after each one.

Step 5

After the last bead, thread on the rest of the pearls and crystals to make your necklace.

Step 6

Use the Beadalon knotter tool to knot between each one.

Helpful video- How to make a Fresh water Pearl Necklace

Step 7

Ream 3 more pearls and add with a crystal between each. Attach the end cap as before and then thread back up through each of these 3 pearls, knotting between each.

Step 8

Attach the bead caps and the locket onto the lever clasp as shown in the main picture.

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