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Sale Make Honey Bee Necklace

Sale Make Honey Bee Necklace

Sale Make Honey Bee Necklace

Thank you for viewing our archived gallery design. This design is in the gallery archive because we no longer stock some of the main items used to make this design and we don’t currently have suitable alternatives. However we didn’t want to remove the design completely as we thought it might inspire you. If you’d like to buy all the items needed to create a project please visit our main design gallery and browse our current designs.

Step 1

Thread 1 x EX3118 onto an Eyepin (TP3). Trim the Eyepin to leave an approx 1cm tail. Bend the tail 45 degrees (as close to the bead as possible) using flat nose pliers. Using round nose pliers, grip the top end of the pin and twist into a loop. Repeat 9 more times.

Step 2

Connect 5 of these together using the loops of the eyepins. Repeat so that you have 2 chains of 5.

Step 3

Add the Bee Charm to the ends of the chains just made, again, using the loops of the eyepins.

Step 4

Thread 1 x EX3118 onto a Headpin (TP2). Trim the headpin to leave an approx 1cm tail. Bend the tail 45 degrees (as close to the bead as possible) using flat nose pliers. Using round nose pliers, grip the top end of the pin and twist into a loop. Add this loop to attach to the remaining loop on the Bee Charm.

Step 5

Cut a strip of 17cm from the chain (CH102). Attach one end of this to one of the 5 Gem chains already made, attaching using the eye of the eyepin. Attach the other end of the chain to 1 part of the Toggle Clasp (F821) using a jumpring.

Step 6

Repeat step 5 for the other side.

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