Bold red roses could be romantic, but when paired with gunmetal findings and beads and white glass pearls, a more edgy, modern look is achieved. The beauty of this piece is that the color combinations are endless!
Shanna Steele, Aunties Beads Designer
Tools and Materials Needed:
- Cut a 10 inch piece of beading wire. String a 6mm gunmetal round bead, a crimp bead and another 6mm gunmetal round bead. Run the beading wire through half of the toggle then back down through the beads just strung. Crimp.
- String a bead cap, pearl, and another bead cap. Then string a 6mm gunmetal round, a rose bead and another 6mm gunmetal round.
- Repeat step 2 two more times.
- String a bead cap, pearl, bead cap, 6mm round, crimp bead and another 6mm round. Run your beading wire through the other half of the toggle clasp then back down through the 6mm round, crimp bead and 6mm round. Crimp. Cut excess wire.
23mm Composite Rose Bead, Red (3 pieces)
14mm Glass Pearl Round Bead Strand, White (4 pieces)
Gunmetal 7mm Fluted Bead Cap, Bag Of 10 (8 pieces)
Gunmetal Round Beads, Bag of 10, 6mm (8 pieces)
Gunmetal Lock and Key Toggle Clasp, 19mm
Crimp Beads, Bag of 50, 2 x 2mm (2 pieces)
Beadalon 49-strand Wire, 30 ft., .015 (10 inches)
Beadalon Designer Crimper Tool