Pandahall Tutorial on How to Make a Golden Chain Bead Necklace with Jump Rings
Summary: Did you have seen jump ring necklace before? This tutorial will show you a bead and chain necklace made with jump rings, hope you will like it~
See this golden chain necklace, it is a 2-strand bead and chain necklace with jump rings and glass beads as pendant, how do you like it? Now I will show you the detail steps in making this chain bead necklace.
Supplies you’ll need in making this golden chain necklace:
12x8mm Pink Faceted Drop Glass Beads
6mm Pink Round Jade Beads
Golden Spring Clasps
Golden Jump Rings
Golden Twisted Chains
Round Nose Pliers
Needle Nose Pliers
Side Cutting Pliers
Instructions on how to make beaded chain necklace:
Step 1: Make a jump rings pattern
1st, combine 4 big jump rings (with same sizes) with 2 small jump rings and stay them as 2 parts;
2nd, add other 2 big jump rings together with the first 2 pater through other 4 small jump rings as pictured;
3rd, add 2 big jump rings under the ready jump ring pattern through other 4 small jump rings;
4th, add 2 big jump rings to both sides respectively of the jump ring pattern and fix them with 4 small jump rings for each side;
5th, add 4 big jump rings on bottom of the jump ring pattern and fix them with small jump rings;
6th, add 2 big jump rings on bottom of the jump ring pattern and fix them with 4 small jump rings as pictured.
Step 2: Add pink glass beads to the jump ring pattern
1st, add 2 small jump rings to the right jump ring on bottom, then attach other 4 small jump rings to them as pictured;
2nd, repeat above process in this step to add 6 small jump rings to other big jump rings on bottom;
3rd, slide a pink drop glass bead to 3 headpins respectively and hang them to the small jump rings as pictured.
Step 3: Add chain to the jump ring patter
1st, slide a pink round jade bead to 4 eyepins respectively and hang them to the big jump rings on top;
2nd, make other 2 jump ring patterns with 12 big jump rings and 12 small jump rings as pictured;
3rd, attach 2 round bead patterns to each jump ring pattern as pictured;
4th, make other 4 round jade bead patterns and cut off 4 pieces of golden chain (2 short and 2 long), then attach the 4 chains to the jump ring patterns and link them with the jump ring pendant together~
Step 4: Finish the chain bead necklace
1st, make other round jade bead patterns and cut off other 2 pieces of twisted chain;
2nd, attach one end of the chains to the jump ring pattern;
3rd, attach a jump ring to the other end of one chain while attach a spring clasp to the other end of the other chain.
Here is the final look of this jump ring necklace.
This golden chain necklace is finished now~ How characteristic this chain bead necklace is, yes? The jump ring necklace deserves your time to have a try through it may need a few time, wanna try?
This project is inspired from http://lc.pandahall.com/craft-ideas/12939.html.