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Simply Elegant Pendant

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(5) Name: 'Jewelry : Simply Elegant Pendant
Simply Elegant Pendant
Simply Elegant Pendant
Simply Elegant Pendant

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • This is an easy tutorial, it would be helpful to already know the basics of wirework, for example forming a loop, however detailed instruction and step by step photos are included

Pattern Description:

In this tutorial you will learn to make this delicate and elegant pendant. You will learn to make a simple wire frame, coil this frame and then add the herring bone weave detail, which holds the bead in place. This is a very quick and yet striking design to make.

Due to the need for precision placement of the wire this is a great project for practicing and improving your wire skills.

This is an easy tutorial with 12 pages and 24 detailed steps with lots of colour photos.


  • 1 Oval stone bead (approx 2 cm tall 1 1/2 cm wide and 1/2 cm thick)
  • 5" 18 gauge soft round wire
  • 55" 28 gauge soft round wire

You Will Also Need:

  • Long nose pliers
  • Round nose pliers
  • Wire cutters
  • Flat nose pliers
  • Nylon jaw pliers
  • Needle or pin
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My Work:

Inspired as a child to make jewellery when I was bought a bead weaving loom one Christmas, my style has changed dramatically over the years, from simple strung necklaces into what you ...

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