Bali Breeze Necklace

Met Innmon

Saturday &Sunday,
August 25th & 26th, 10:00 - 4:00

Level - Intermediate/Advanced
 



 
 


Every once in a while,  Beads by Blanche needs to state a bit of a disclaimer--and we'll do so in the case of both of Met's projects! Met's projects are so elegant and multi-dimensional that we cannot even begin to do them justice in a photograph.  Both Jolie Navette and Bali Breeze are so much lovelier in person--they truly must be seen to be believed.

Inspired by Balinese art with its curves, lines and decorative crowns, Bali Breeze Necklace features structural 3-dimensional, self-supporting beaded beads with ovalshaped openings. Herringbone straps extend and connect the beaded beads accenting the necklace with Swarovski pearls. Two necklace straps come together and join into one strap above the focal bead. Learn how to make the 3-dimensional beaded beads, the herringbone strap and how to join two herringbone straps into one strap in a unique

Materials:

3 Colors of size 11/0 Delica Beads
15/o Japanese Seed Beads
11/o Seed Beads
2mm Swarovski Round Crystals
12mm Swarovski Pearls
6mm Swarovski Pearls
One G, KO or Nymo B spool are lovely threads for this project
Size 12 beading needles
6 lb. Fireline will be used to assemble the necklace parts, for the fringe and to attach the clasp.

Scissors for use in cutting thread, scissors for cutting fireline, a work surface, task lamp and eye magnification (if needed).

 

 

 

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