Take me home, country roads!
Let's go shopping! Inspire me! Teach Me! Show me the eye candy! Inform me!

InspirationFX
Get your creative juices flowing
Need some help with some of the techniques? Check our tips page.

(Components list at bottom of page)

Round Up

by: Dwyn Tomlinson

When I saw these rusty, rustic pendants, I knew I had to do something with them - because, well, they have horses. Horses and dragons - can't resist either one, but horses do have the advantage of being real, actual creatures that you can ride.

I did struggle with the design for this, I don't mind telling you. This turned out a little dressier than the casual, funky look that I had in mind, but that's okay. It's not so dressy that you can't find an occasion to wear it, and makes a nice statement about what you are really interested in.

To start, make the pendant. Start with an 8 inch piece of wire, and make a wrapped loop. Then add:

This necklace is 17 inches. To make it longer or shorter, adjust the number of black donuts near the end. I start my necklaces in the middle, as I am making them up as I go along, but you can start at the ends, as I have done all the hard work for you already.

Next, take your beading cable, and attach one half of the clasp with a crimp, and cover it with a crimp cover. Trim the beading cable and then string

And there you are - ready for the next round up!




          
Share on Facebook

email to a friend




















Components
Clicking on components links will open a new window so that you don't lose this page.

Home Page Main Bead Listing Read our Blog Email us a question FAQs Stay Informed
(join our mailing list)
Shipping
Tollfree +1.877.473.BEAD (2323) | +1.416.751.1911
Copyright 2017 - BeadFX 2012. All rights reserved

Your card will be charged in your usual currency based on the rate offered to you by your credit card company.