Floating Wire Necklace Tutorial



  • Floating Wire Necklace - DIY Jewelry Making Tutorial by PotomacBeads
In this quick and easy wire working tutorial from PotomacBeads, Allie shows how to make the Floating Wire Necklace. Using jewelry-making pliers and memory wire, plus some 14mm beads, she designs a simple but eye-catching necklace. This is a great tutorial to get started with wire working or to use up any leftover beads you may have on hand.

Materials Used To make The  Project

Step-By-Step Instructions

The Designer’s suggested colors and materials:
  • Memory wire (bracelet or necklace wire, avoid ring wire)
  • Wide jaw pliers, round nose pliers, chain nose pliers (optional: nylon jaw pliers)
  • Memory wire cutters
  • Beads (14mm recommended, varied sizes and colors for design flexibility)
  • Beading wire or cable (Beadalon .018 in gold color for the example)
  • Chinese knotting cord (or any cord of choice)
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