Metal jewelry ideas - create a cross necklace for girls
Summary: This colorful wire wrapped cross and black leather cord necklace come together to create an easy metal jewelry tutorial. It is an easy-to-learn way to craft a DIY cross necklace for girls.
Cowhide Leather Cord, Leather Jewelry Cord, Black, Size: about 2mm in diameter.(WL-H001-3)
Unit: 100 m Weight: 264(g)
US $6.29 / 100 m
Aluminum Wire, Olive, about 1.5mm in diameter, 10m/roll(AW10x1.5mm-07)
Unit: 10 Rolls Weight: 545(g)
US $4.94 / 10 Rolls
Iron Scissors, Covered By Plastic, Black, 120x65x8mm(TOOL-D005-5)
Unit: 30 pcs Weight: 690(g)
US $32.01 / 30 pcs
A Set of Three Pliers with a Container, Ferronickel, 12cmx16cmx2.8cm(P011Y)
Unit: 1 Set Weight: 460(g)
US $4.76 / 1 Set
Today’s metal jewelry idea is about making a DIY cross necklace. Many patterns for cross necklace for girls exist, such as the previously shown seed beaded and wire woven necklace. This time around, we present a design using wirework techniques.
Materials and tools for making cross necklace:
1.5mm yellow alum wire
2 mm black leather cord
Round nose plier
Flat nose plier
Step 1: Make a wire wrapped cross
1st, snip a piece of aluminum wire long enough for wire wrapping;
2nd, fold the first loop at the center of the wire and adjust it slightly to an oval shape;
3rd, continue by wrapping a loop on both sides;
4th, adjust the loops and start to twist the ends together;
5th, twist the ends to your desired length;
6th, cut off excess wires.
Step 2: Finish the cross necklace
1st, make a jump ring with round nose plier;
2nd, attach cross pendant to the jump ring and thread a piece of leather cord through it;
3rd, tie sliding knots at both ends and cut off excess cords.
The finalized product is like this:
Tada! The tutorial for the DIY cross necklace for girls is done. We hope that you come up with your own fabulous cross projects and come up with more metal jewelry ideas using your creativity and imagination.