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How to make a birthstone bracelet

Posted on August 27 2012 by handmade bracelet in birthstone bracelet, handmade bracelete

Want to celebrate your birthday by a special way?Why not to try to make a brithstone bracelet by yourself!Today's easy tutorial can complete your dream.

Material preparation:

Tools

Crimping tool

Wire cutters

Materials

2--2 mm sterling silver crimp beads

1--12-inch piece of .018-inch-diameter stainless-steel beading wire

1 medium sterling silver toggle clasp

6--4 mm seamless, smooth sterling silver beads

8--6 mm seamless, smooth sterling silver beads

10--4 mm sterling silver beaded rondelle spacer beads

4--5 mm sterling silver rondelle spacer beads

8--6 mm Swarovski square crystal beads in birthstone color

4--8 mm Swarovski square crystal beads in color above or other birthstone color

Check your birthstone color at here.

Birthstone beaded bracelet

Step 1:

Thread a crimp bead on one end of beading wire, pass wire through the end of toggle clasp, and run wire back through the crimp bead in the opposite direction. Flatten the crimp bead firmly. Trim the end.

Step 2:

Thread the beads in the following order:

3--4 mm smooth silver beads

1--6 mm smooth silver bead

1--4 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

1--6 mm square crystal bead

1--4 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

1--8 mm square crystal bead 1--4 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

1--6 mm square crystal bead

1--6 mm smooth silver bead

1--5 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

1--6 mm smooth silver bead

1--6 mm square crystal bead

1--4 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

1--8 mm square crystal bead

1--4 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

1--6 mm square crystal bead

1--6 mm smooth silver bead

1--5 mm silver rondelle spacer bead

Step 3:

Continue pattern until all the beads are used.

Step 4:

Thread a crimp bead on the end of the wire and pass it through the remaining clasp. Run wire back through crimp bead in opposite direction. Flatten crimp bead. Trim end.

DIY Birthstone  beaded bracelet

DIY Birthstone beaded bracelet

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