Stringing Thl Necklace

4- Now you're ready to string the necklace.Thread a needle with approximately 4 yards (3.6(1 m) of beading thread; this step is worked double-thread, so move the needle to the center of the thread to pro (IllCC a double strand. Pick up 1 5 size I I" white-lined brown transparent seed beads. Move the beads to tin-end of the thread, leaving a tail of approximately

0 inches cm). Go through the beads again to create a loop.Then follow steps A through J below, picking up beads as indicated, to string the necklace strand shown (or, ol course, you can design your own).

A. One size 5C round seed bead, opaque black

B. One 4 mm opaque, black round head and one 6 mm tiger jasper round bead

C. Repeat step R

D. One 4 mm opaque black round bead, one S mm leopardskin jasper round bead, and one -1 mm opaque black round bead

E. One 8 nun tiger jasper round bead

F. Repeat steps D and L six more times.

H. One 6 mm tiger jasper round bead, one 4 mm opaque black round bead, and one size I I15 round seed bead, opaque black

I. Stitch through the turn beads on the beaded cabochon.

J. Repeat steps A through H, in reverse order and starting with the bead listed last in each step, to bead the other side of the strand.

5- Pick up I i> size I \ " white-lined brown, t ran spar ent seed beads. Stitch through the beads again to create a loop. Pull the thread to adjust the tension of the strand.

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