PandaHall Tutorial on Double Strand Amethyst Bead Necklace

Hello, guys, happy to see you all here! So what’s your plan for weekend?Anyway, happy weekend to all! How about DIY a super Charming Choker Necklace? Get ready for your beach party. Let’s start our journey! Hope you like it and have a try.

The materials and jewelry tools needed:
7mm Natural Amethyst Beads
4mm Silver Round Spacer Beads
0.8mm Nylon Thread
5cm Iron Chain Extender
Lobster Claw Clasps
Jump Rings
Flat Nose Pliers
Round Nose Pliers
Scissors
Lighter

Use two jewelry pliers to pull open a jump ring, connect the jump ring and a clasp.Prepare a nylon thread, thread it through the jump ring, make two ends same length.
Prepare a short nylon thread, fold it from the middle.
Wrap the long thread using one end of the short thread.
Through the loop, pull the other end of the short thread.

Cut off the excess ends, use flame to seal them.
String a silver bead, move to the top.
Place the right thread under the left thread, then through the thread loop, pull tight.
Place the right thread over the left thread. Through the loop, then pull.

String a amethyst bead onto the left nylon thread.
Place the right thread under the left thread, let it through the loop, pull tight.
Place the right thread over the left thread, through the loop, then pull tight.
Repeat the previous steps to add beads.

When the length is long enough, stop beading.
String a jump ring, prepare a short nylon thread, fold it.
Use the short nylon thread to wrap the end, pull tight, then through the thread loop, pull tight.
Cut off the excess ends, use flame to seal them.

Make another shorter or longer bead strand, connect these two strands, you get a double strand beaded necklace.
Use the pliers to pull open the jump ring, attach the chain extender to the necklace. A charming choker is finished.

In addition to this kind of beads, you can also use other gemstone beads, or beads you like, and use your favoriate color to customize this necklace.

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PandaHall Kinds of Accessories for DIY Jewelry

Hello, guys, happy weekend. What are you going to do on Sunday? If you are bored, how about DIY pieces of jewelry? It’s gonna be fun, you may love that. So, here are some accessories, hope you meet your favorite accessories.

Tiger Eye Beads

How do you like these beads? Beautiful, right? Beads are different from each other, you can’t find two same beads. Beads are different in shapes. Some people favor round beads, some prefer irregular beads. Or like to mix beads of different shapes in jewelry making. Father’s Day is coming soon, at first, happy Father’s Day to all the Dads. Do you have any thoughts on your father’s gifts? How about a handmade bracelet? You can used beads of different colors to make a simple bracelet, have a look of the examples, choose some beads, string them using thread, or connect them with jewelry wire, make a wire wrapped bracelet, they are all good choices. Or use more beads to make a multi-layer bracelet. How stylish!

Jewelry Clasps

Clasps are widely used in jewelry making, and classified into different types. The most common one is the lobster claw clasps, but there are other popular types too, for example, magnetic clasps, spring ring clasps, and toggle clasps. The magnetic clasps are divided into two parts, and they are magnetic, so the two parts will attract each other, which is very convenient. These clasps have different shapes. How do you think of the heart-shaped clasps? Don’t you feel a little romance? Furthermore, according to personal preference, there are different colors for you to choose. The clasps are mostly used in making bracelets and necklaces, and to a degree, they are also indispensable. Which kind of clasps do you often use?

Amethyst Beads 

Do you like gemstone jewelry? What do you think of the amethyst beads? What a charming color! This kind of beads is also very popular among people who love beads. It is used to make bracelets, necklaces, earrings, etc. And also popular in summer. It doesn’t matter even you don’t know any complicated beading skills. Simply string these beautiful beads together to make a simple bracelet, it’s charming too. Wearing it, you will become more attractive. If you know some beading skills, try to make a project using amethyst beads, I believe you will love that.

Today’s sharing is over. Hope you like our accessories. If you have some spare time, try to do some crafts. You will have fun. Looking for some jewelry making tutorials? Welcome to visit PandaHall.com and see you next time!

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PandaHall Christmas Ideas for You

Hello, Guys, we know that Thanksgiving is coming soon, how time flies, so Happy Thanksgiving in advance, hope you guys all will have a nice day! And today let’s talk about a big day, Christmas, we all very excited, therefor, we need to get prepared, so have you ever considered making something by yourself, maybe DIY some Christmas style jewelry, which would be full of fun. At that day wear something made by yourself, and unique jewelry for special day, you will feel great, so let’s take a look at some Christmas accessories and jewelry!

The first one are Christmas themed charm bracelets, with faceted glass beads and alloy pendants, mixed color, the bracelets of this type seem very simple, just string some beads and add pendants, then you get one bracelet, but we used the Christmas typical colors, green and red, and the Christmas element pendants, like Christmas trees, snowflakes, reindeer, besides, the glass beads look very shiny, so do you like it? The second one is necklace and charm bracelet jewelry sets, there are alloy enamel pendants, pearl beads, crackle beads and other colored glass beads. If you like this, you can directly buy this or you can DIY it out, create your own style, make a set of Christmas jewelry. The third one are Christmas natural mixed stone charm bracelets, with alloy findings, organza drawstring bags, the design of these bracelet is also very simple, with pendants and different types of beads, however the drawstring bags look very delicate, in addition, you may need some cardboard jewelry boxes to place presents, especially presents like jewelry! The following boxes are all for placing bracelets, square, the first one has different colors for you to choose, and the second one has velours inside, and the flower on the surface look beautiful, Your friend will like the gift you sent.

So beads and pendants are the main DIY materials we used to make jewelry, you can use them to make jewelry of simple style, and also capable of using some complex beading method to make complicated one, as long as you have ideas, after we introduced some pendant bracelet, let’s take a look at the following pair of stud earrings, which is made of cute glove pendants, rhinestone beads, and jump rings. Apart from Christmas gloves, we have earrings with Christmas bell, reindeer, and socks pendants. As for the necklace we listed, it’s made of waxed cotton cord, dyed wood pendant, belong to simple necklace type, and the snowflake on the bell seems very delicate, if you want, you can also change the pendant to something you prefer, like angel or reindeer pendants. There are also cubic zirconia pendant necklace, like Picture 5, with stainless steel cable chains, as for such necklace, we just use pinch bails to connect pendant and chains, the necklace is done, so these two types differ a little, and you can easily DIY these two type necklace.

The following is a silicone mould, for DIY cake decoration, chocolate, candy, soap, UV resin & epoxy resin jewelry making, Christmas theme, you can use these to create some Christmas decorations, and the second one are some alloy bezel pendants, Christmas theme, for DIY UV resin, epoxy resin, pressed flower jewelry, it’s mainly using UV glue to make UV resin jewelry, like the Christmas style bell keychain we showed, and with the stickers, Christmas pendants, we made this keychain, and there are other UV resin jewelry we made for Christmas, you can find out at PandaHall. There is a specific Christmas area for you guys at PandaHall, you may search something you like there, if you have any ideas or questions, welcome to comment, see you next time!

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DIY Yarn Tassel Long Necklace!

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Do you have yarn scraps? Do not through them away… let’s make a beautiful and easy Tassel Necklace!!!

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What are we going to need for Yarn Tassel Necklace:
– Colored Bead
Metal Large Chain Connector
Silver Plated Chain
– Yarn Scraps
– Jump Rings
– Headpin
– Plier Set

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Step 1: Let’s start by creating our pendant. Use a pin and a jump ring to connect the colored bead with the large normal link.

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Step 2: Cut a large piece of the silver chain. Use a second jump ring to connect the pendant with the chain.

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Step 3: Since the necklace is long, there is no need to use a lobster, but close the two edges with jump ring. The main necklace is ready. Let’s use the yarn scraps now.

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Step 4: Use a large piece of the yarn. pass it from a jump ring which is connected to the free side of the link and make a simple knot. Cut the remaining yarn pieces and your tassel is ready!

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Step 5: I love to have small details on my jewelry, so a tiny turquoise sparkle on the chain will make it even more cute. Just use a small scrap from the yarn and make a simple knot on the chain! Your necklace is ready! Full of minimal but full of colors and just great to enjoy it with monochrome style or a more Summer one!

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Happy Crafting!!!!

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DIY Multi Strand Chain Summer Bracelet!!!

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Isn’t it really annoying to create jewels and to always have these small chain scraps that are not able to use them in any other project? I have to admit that I have a small collection of such scraps and I just find a way to use them again for a bracelet! Let’s create it together!

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Materials for Multi Strand Chain Bracelet:
Chain ( I have used three different types of chains)
– Jump Rings
Gold Toggle Clasp
– Head Pin
– Millefiori Bead
– Plier Set

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Step 1: First choose what chains are you going to use. I have used a gold plated chain, a turquoise and gold chain and a handmade beaded chain. Cut three pieces (one from each) in the same length.

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Use a jump ring in each end of every chain and connect them to a larger jump ring.

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Step 2: Finish the bracelet by using your favorite type of lobster (I have use a gold plated toggle clasp). The main body of your jewel is ready. You can enjoy it as it or add a small beautiful detail!

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Step 3: This is mandatory, but it will make your bracelet unique. Just use a Millefiori bead, pass it in the head pin and create a loop. Connect it with a jump ring with one of your chains!

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Happy Crafting!

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