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Vintage Music Bag Charm

Materials

1 38mm lobster swivel clasp w/chain
1 24x13mm cast metal charm music note single quaver
1 26x10mm cast metal charm music treble clef
1 40x30mm cabochon tempered glass sheet music
1 setting fits 40x30mm oval cast metal fine lace
1 eye pin
10 head pins
8 6mm jump rings
5 bead caps
6 daisy spacers
6 3mm spacers beads
1 press glass flower cup
1 8x10mm Imperial Crystal rondelle bead
1 10mm vintage style lucite flower cup small
2 8mm glass pearl beads
6 6mm Imperial Crystal round

Materials are available at wwww.beadsonline.com.au

Technique

1. Glue the cabochon to the frame. Allow to dry.

2. Create a beaded connector by taking one eye pin and threading one spacer beads, one daisy spacer, one bead cap, one 8x10mm rondelle bead, one bead cap, one daisy spacer and one spacer bead. Bend the eye pin at a 90 degree angle, measure 1cm, trim and using your round nose pliers make a loop. Take one jump ring and thread the end of the chain attached to the lobster clasp. Take one more jump ring and thread other side of the beaded connector and the frame from step 1.

3. Take six head pins and six 6mm round beads. Created crystal beaded-dangles by placing one bead on each head pin and bending your head pin at a 90 degree angle, cutting 1cm from the bend and using your round nose pliers make a loop.

4. Take two head pins, two 8mm pearl beads, two daisy spacer, two bead caps and two spacer bead. Place on each head pin one daisy spacer, one bead cap, one pearl bead and one spacer bead. Create beaded dangles by trimming each head pin 1cm from the bead and forming a loop.

5. Take one head and thread one daisy spacer, one small Lucite style flower cup, one bead cap and one spacer bead. Create beaded dangles by trimming each head pin 1cm from the bead and forming a loop.

6. Take one head and thread one daisy spacer, press glass flower cup and one spacer bead. Create beaded dangles by trimming each head pin 1cm from the bead and forming a loop.

7. Take one jump ring and thread one crystal beaded-dangle (step 3), one single music note charm and attach to the large jump ring attaching the lobster clasp to the chain (sitting right from the chain)

8. Take one jump ring and thread one Lucite style flower cup beaded-dangle (step 5) and one crystal beaded dangle. Attach to the first link of the chain, sitting on the left.

9. Take one jump ring and thread one pearl beaded-dangle (step 4) and one crystal beaded dangle. Attach to the second link of the chain, sitting on the right. Repeat this step but instead attach the jump ring to the third link, sitting on the left.

10. Take one jump ring and thread one press glass flower cup beaded-dangle (step 6) and one crystal beaded dangle. Attach to the fourth link of the chain, sitting on the right.

11. Take one more jump ring and thread the music treble clef and one crystal beaded dangle. Attach to the jump ring attaching the end of the chain to the beaded-connector, sitting on the left.