Instructions on How to Make a Puka Shell Pendant Necklace

Summary: It’s a pity to left aside beautiful shell at home, you can use it to diy shell necklace. In this tutorial I will give you an idea on how to make a pendant necklace.

Instructions on How to Make a Puka Shell Pendant Necklace

Last week, I went to Hawaii with my friends and I picked some puka shells on the beach. They are so beautiful and I think I shouldn't just left them in the box, so I use the puka shell to diy a shell necklace. Therefore, I can enjoy them all the time. In the following part, I will tell you how to make the puka shell pendant necklace.

Materials and tools needed in the puka shell pendant necklace:

Aluminum Wire
6mm White Pearl Beads
4mm White Pearl Beads
4mm Blue pearl Beads
Sea Shell Beads
Round Nose Pliers
Bent Nose Pliers
DIY Jewelry Tool Sets

Materials and tools needed in the puka shell pendant necklace:

Instruction on how to make a puka shell pendant necklace:

Step 1: Wrap a tiger wire on the shell

1st, cut off about 20cm aluminum wire and wrap a loop on the one side;
2nd, wrap the wire on the shell as the picture show.

Wrap a tiger wire on the shell

Step 2: Wrap another tiger wire on the shell

1st, cut off about 20cm aluminum wire and wrap some loops on the one side;
2nd, wrap the aluminum wire on the shell and make some loops in the end.

Wrap another tiger wire on the shell

Step 3: Add some pearl beads to the shell with plastic gun as the pictures show.

 Add some pearl beads to the shell with plastic gun as the pictures show.

 The final look of the puka shell pendant necklace:

 The final look of the puka shell pendant necklace:

 It's a pretty work to combine the shells and pearl beads together, and add some wrapping wires, the necklace looks more perfect. Beside, you can design where and how to put the beads and jewelry wires as you like. It seems very interesting, right? Just have a try!

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