The Double Coin Knot Imperial Necklace

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The Double Coin Knot Imperial Necklace Pattern

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Jewelry: The Double Coin Knot Imperial Necklace
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Jewelry

Type:

Necklace

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Right Angle Weave (RAW)
  • Herringbone/Ndebele
  • Peyote

Pattern Description:

Knotting is an ancient art form in China and is often formed with silk cords both for practical and decorative purposes. The intricate designs of these knots are often used to add interest and elegance in the decoration of functional objects. The Imperial necklace draws on the beauty of Chinese knots for its inspiration.

There are 5 double coin knots that form the centrepiece of this necklace. Each knot is joined to each other with a bezelled crystal chaton. And in the middle, a magnificent Swarovski octagonal crystal hangs in pride of place. The entire centrepiece is suspended from a series of embellished crystal chatons giving the effect of a rich and gem encrusted necklace.

Not only is the front elaborate and luxurious, the necklace is closed by a little "drum" made of two embellished crystal chatons adding just that little touch of something special. This makes the Imperial Necklace one that is befitting of an Empress.

The Imperial Necklace is part of The Double Coin Knot Collection. You can view the complete collection at www.manek-manek.com.
This listing is for The Imperial Necklace only.

Complete kits for this project are available from www.manek-manek.com.

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No part of this design, tutorial, kit and/or instruction may be reproduced, distributed or loaned for in any manner and for any reason without the expressed permission of the author. The use of this design and instruction is limited to non-commercial purposes only.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Inner Circumference : Up to 52cm
  • Center Pendant : 6.5cm (H)

Materials:

  • Seed Beads
  • Czech Charlottes
  • Swarovski Xilion Chaton Crystals
  • Swarovski Crystal Octagon
  • 6lb Fireline Braided Bead Thread

You Will Also Need:

  • Sharp Scissors
  • Beading Surface
  • Size 12 Beading Needles
  • Thread Conditioner or Microcrystalline Wax if desired
  • Illumination & Magnification if required

About Designer

About Designer

Manek Lady on craftsy.com

I did not start creating jewelry in the beginning. I started working with beads because I wanted to bead a pair of shoes in the style of the Peranakan (Malay and Chinese mix heritage) women who live in the South East Asian region. They have the most beautiful colors and designs and I wanted a pair of my own. Once I made the first pair, then a second, then a third. Then I discovered other kinds of ...

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