Include some stunning gemstones and Halloween fun to your jewellery collection with this easy to follow step by step spider pendant tutorial by Janet Dwyer Jewellery Style
Black Agate Semi Precious Round Beads 8mm 16 ″/ 40cm Strand
Silver Plated 2.3 mm Trace Chain 18 ″/ 45cm.
Your pendant ought to now appear like this.
Wrap each wire around the heart frame twice as revealed.
( 1) Add an 8mm gemstone to the 0.81 mm wire.( 2) Wrap the wire around the gems as shown.
Silver Plated Head Pins 50mm Pack of 50.
You now have all components to assemble your pendant.
Round Nose Pliers.
Make a bend in each wire as revealed one to the side and one straight down.
Utilizing flat nose pliers cover the excess around the wire to round off.
Beadalon Artistic Wire 22 Gauge Silver Plated 0.64 mm X 9.1 m– approx. 10cms x 4
How to finish off.
How to Assemble your Pendant.
Include the gems drops to the loop on the pendant, add a dive ring and chain, your pendant is now total.
Lots of thanks to Jan for creating this ace tutorial for us.
You must now have a heart shape. Location the spider onto the heart to make sure the size is appropriate.
To make a spider you will require: 4 x 10cms 0.64 mm wire, 1 x 12cms 0.81 mm wire, 1 x 14cms 1.00 mm wire, 1 x 8mm gemstone and 1 x 4mm silver plated bead.
Silver Plated Plain Round Beads 4.0 mm 2 Hole Pack of 50.
How to Make a Wire Heart.
Xuron Wire Flush Cutters.
Beadalon Artistic Wire 20 Gauge Silver Plated 0.81 mm X 7.6 m– approx. 12cms
Silver Plated Jump Ring Oval 6mm Pack of 100.
Make a bend in the middle of the 1.0 mm wire.
Thread on the 4 x lengths of wire from Step one and a 4mm silver plated bead.
Cut the wire at the back of the pendant leaving a small excess.
Take each length of 0.64 mm wire and wrap around the 0.81 mm wire as shown to create a loop in the middle of the length.
Plastic Ring Stick.
How to Make a Gemstone Spider.
Beadalon Artistic Wire 18 Gauge Silver Plated 1.0 mm X 6.1 m– approx. 14cms
How to Make a Gemstone Drop.
Add an 8mm gems to a headpin and turn a loop using round nose pliers.
Forming each wire around a mandrel as shown. (a ring mandrel is ideal for this as it permits you to alter sizes if needed).
Wrap the wire around the 4mm bead as you did in Step 2. Your spider is ready and now complete to contribute to your pendant later on.
Close the bend with flat nose pliers.
Location the spider over your heart pendant in the position you want.
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Xuron Short Flat Nose Pliers.
Turn the wire around and hold in flat nose pliers so you can separate the strands in opposite directions as revealed.