Spinner Necklace Tutorial

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  • Spinner Necklace - DIY Jewelry Making Tutorial by PotomacBeads
Adorn yourself with cute little coils and embrace the Zen of wire working. Combine wire working and basic bead stringing with this necklace of 21G eye pins, assorted Czech glass beads, metal spacer beads, and Potomac Crystal rounds in 3mm. Finish your creation with a Ball & Hitch clasp or your favorite clasp. Technique learned:
  • Basic Beading
  • Wire Working

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  • Eye Pins - 2" 21G Premium 99.9% Silver Plated Brass, 15 Pieces
  • PotomacBeads Stainless Steel Beading Wire 7 Strand .018", ~ 20 Inches
  • Potomac Crystal Round Beads - Rose AB 3mm, ~ 75 Pieces
  • Stainless Steel Metal Spacer Beads - Premium 99.9% Pure Silver Plated, ~ 22 Pieces
  • Ball & Hitch Clasp 7.3mm - Premium 99.9% Silver Plated, 1 Piece
  • Crimp Tube Beads 2x2mm - Premium 99.9% Silver Plated, 2 Pieces
  • Czech Glass Faceted Round Beads - Garnet Marea 3mm, ~ 38 Pieces
  • Czech Glass Faceted Round Beads -Pink 6mm, ~ 16 Pieces
  • Step-By-Step Instructions

    Create coiled wire charms out of eye pins to add a handmade look to a simple strung necklace. This PotomacBeads Best Bead Box Treasure project is great for beginners to learn a simple wire technique. Once your necklace is finished, create a matching pair of earrings! 1. Grab a pair of chain nose pliers and hold the base of the eye pin from the top half of the circle loop. Spin the wire around the loop to create a coil that gets larger as you continue to roll the wire. 2. Watch the Spinner Necklace featuring the February Best Bead Box Treasure edition to add on your beads and to create an eye pin loop at the top of the wire to create a charm. 3. Pick out more beads to use to create your necklace featuring your spinner charms in the middle of the design. Close off the necklace with a crimp bead, adding your clasp. This Spinner Necklace is perfect for beginners to the art of jewelry making. Use pre-cut and measured eye pins to create the perfect coiled charm to add a handmade look to your basic strung necklace. The simple techniques learned in this video will allow you to begin the art of wire working.

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