This PDF beading tutorial includes instructions for a versatile necklace. The necklace presented in the tutorial has 5 sets of dagger beads right in the middle of the necklace, but they are optional. You can also use them all around the necklace.
Materials (for a 19 inches / 48 cm long necklace, without findings, but you can make it longer or shorter):
- size 11/0 and 15/0 Toho seed beads;
- 3 mm fire-polished Czech beads;
- 4 mm Czech pearls or any other 4 mm round beads;
- Arcos Par Puca beads;
- dagger beads - 3/10 mm and 5/16 mm - optional;
- silver clasp.
Skill level: Beginner / Intermediate
This beading tutorial is very detailed, easy to follow, step by step, with ample beading instructions and with colored photos of each step.
Lory Necklace is also featured in DIY Jewelry Making Magazine #81