Digital Beading Magazine Issue 15 - Page 168

Materials 10 6mm antique copper stardust rounds 6 plum purple oval pearls 1 antique copper lobster clasp 1 antique copper tree pendant 42cm 3mm-link etched copper chain 42cm 4mm-link copper twist chain To make Flame Trees Necklace Thread each bead individually onto an eye pin. Trim each eye pin to approx. 1cm from each bead and then make a loop on each. Cut both lengths of chain into the following lengths: two 4cm, two 7cm and two 10cm lengths. Attach a stardust bead/eye pin loop to one loop of the tree pendant. Attach one 4cm length of etched and twist chain to the remaining loop of the beaded eye pin. Then attach the following sequence: one 6mm stardust beaded eye pin, one 6mm oval pearl eye pin, 7cm etched and twist chain, one 6mm stardust beaded eye pin, one 6mm oval pearl eye pin, 10cm etched and twist chain, one oval pearl eye pin. Repeat this sequence, attaching the first stardust bead to the other loop of the tree pendant. Attach your clasp to one end of the chain. The end loop of the opposite end pearl beaded eye pin will act as the other half of the clasp.