Personalize Your Own Jewelry - Making Your Own Bride Necklace
Summary: A new selection of personalized jewelry lessons; this is a first one that is about making your own graceful bride necklace with pearls, buttons and chains.
To personalize your own jewelry requires a series of capabilities including creativity, sensibility, sharp eye for trends and nimble mind. Factually you need to find a proper way to make the personalized jewelry for a specific occasion; therefore when planning to make your own necklace, for example, for a wedding, what materials do you prefer and color?
Materials and tools:
Square Shell buttons
8mm white glass pearls
0.3mm silvery copper wire
0.3mm tiger tail wire
Silvery iron chain
Crimp bead covers
Round nose pliers
Flat nose pliers
Step 1: make the upper layer of the necklace
1st, pick a piece of 30cm tiger tail wire, loop one end and secure it by crimping with pliers;
2nd, use a silvery crimp cover to hide the crimp bead;
3rd, string about 38 pearls, loop the other end and crimp it in the same way as in 1st process;
4th, cut off excess wire and tuck the end into beads; the beaded chain is done;
5th, thread pearls onto eye pins and make two beaded links;
6th, attach them onto both ends of the bead chain;
7th, the upper layer of the necklace is done.
Step 2: make the lower layer of necklace
1st, cut 4 pieces of iron chains that all measure 11cm;
2nd, pick a piece of copper wire that is about 15cm long and use it to combine button, pearl and chain together;
3rd, the lower layer of the necklace is done.
Step 3: finish the bride necklace
1st, prepare 4 eye pin beaded links, 1 head pin beaded dangle and 2 piece of 14cm iron chain;
2nd, add bead links and 14cm chains to both ends of lower layer;
3rd, connect the upper layer to the lower layer;
4th, attach S hook and eye clasp to the end of the whole necklace and hook the little bead dangle to the end chain.
The final look is like this:
Tada! This personalized bride necklace is done. You see, making your own necklace is not as difficult as you expected; making a bride necklace is simple with this tutorial. If you have any good ideas about personalized jewelry making, just tell us!