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Australian Gemstones Affirmation Bracelet

Materials

1 hook
7 6mm brass jump rings
3 4mm jump rings
3 brass affirmation charms
6 eye pins
7 head pins
6 oval 15mm Australian gemstone jasper beads
7 6mm round Czech beads
12 bronze seed beads
Round-nose pliers
Flat-nose pliers
Wire cutter
Ruler

Materials are available at wwww.beadsonline.com.au

Technique

Step 1 – Create gemstone beaded connectors
Take one eye pin and thread one seed bead, one gemstone bead & one seed bead; cut 1cm from the last bead and create a loop. Repeat 5 more times to create in total 6 gemstone beaded connectors

Step 2 – Prepare your Czech beaded dangles
Take one head pin and thread one 6mm Czech glass bead; trim 1cm from the last bead and create a loop. Repeat 6 more times to create in total 7 dangles.

Step 3 – Prepare the charms
Take three 4mm jump ring and thread through the top loop of each of the three affirmation charms.

Step 4 – Make up the bracelet
Take one 6mm jump ring and thread the end of one gemstone beaded
connector, one affirmation charm (thread the 4mm jump ring attach to the charm) and an additional gemstone beaded connector.
**Take one more 6mm jump ring and thread the loop on the other side of the last gemstone beaded connector, three Czech beaded dangles and one more gemstone beaded connectors. Take one more 6mm jump ring and thread the other side of the last gemstone beaded connector, affirmation charm and an additional gemstone beaded connector.***
Repeat from ** to ***.

Step 5 – Attach the clasp
Take one 6mm jump ring and attach the clasp to the end of bracelet. On the other side take one more 6mm jump ring and attach a 6mm Czech beaded dangle