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Create A Stunning Vine Inspired Necklace.
Use 3 different beads/crystal sizes for a more random look.
Use 2 different beads/crystal sizes for a more streamlined look.
Using just one type of bead/crystal will form a really rigid type "vine"...choice is yours. Enjoy!

Posted by Lanie V. from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada • Published See Lanie V.'s 85 projects »
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  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 1
    Step 1

    Pick out the beads/stones you wish to use along with your two types of pliers and head pins.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 2
    Step 2

    Take your first bead/crystal and place on head pin.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 3
    Step 3

    Using your flat needle nose pliers, bend eye pin as shown.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 4
    Step 4

    Using your round needle nose pliers create the "eye" by using the bend in the head pin and creating an "eyelet" using your needle nose pliers.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 5
    Step 5

    Select your second bead/crystal and thread onto another head pin as shown.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 6
    Step 6

    Insert into the second threaded bead through the "eyelet" that you just created in the first bead.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 7
    Step 7

    Same as before, using your flat needle nose pliers, first create that 90 degree bend, and then grab your round needle nose pliers to create the "eyelet" in the second bead.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 8
    Step 8

    Thread a third Bead/crystal onto a head pin, and insert through the second "eyelet" that you created. Then create another "eyelet" on the third head pin. Continue in this manner.

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 9
    Step 9

    Continue...

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 10
    Step 10

    Continue...

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 11
    Step 11

    Well Done! You can add a clasp, and wear it as a traditional necklace, or make a lariat. You can use any bead/crystal to create a dramatic or soft look. The choice is yours!

  • How to make a beaded necklace. D'vine Necklace - Step 12
    Step 12

    I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial.
    :)
    Lanie

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Juanita  C.
Juanita C.
VERY unique--- and I just LOVE it. Thanks for sharing sweetie.
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Ashley D.
Ashley D. · 9 projects
Very pretty. I may try it.
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Jane
Jane · 51 projects
Your Divine Necklace is an awesome inspiration! Many thanks for sharing. I would like to feature it at http://www.handmade-jewelry-club.com/

Contact me here if you have a concern.

Jane
http://diylessons.org/
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
woooow i'm flabber gasthed , soooo awesome and pretty and beautiful.
thanks a lot for your great tute and the sharing;-D
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Taylee
Taylee · Brookings, South Dakota, US
'tis booteeful! ;)
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