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Citrine Dreams Beaded Necklace Free Pattern

Posted by Rod Connors on 2/26/2020 to Free Jewelry Patterns

Citrine Dreams Necklace
Free Jewelry Making Pattern 

By Kim Connors - www.Bead3.com

Citrine Dreams Necklace Free Beaded Jewelry Making Pattern
Materials
22 inches of Silver-Plated 5x3.5mm Cable Chain
1 - Silver-Plated 12x6mm Lobster Clasp 
7 – Silver-Plated 6mm 20 Gauge Jump Rings
5 - Silver-Plated Ball Pins
17 - Silver-Plated Eye Pins 
5 - Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Rounds
27 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips
5 - Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nuggets
3 - Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nuggets

Create Drops

Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Nugget Short Drop (2)
1. Add 1 – Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round to a ball pin.  Create a loop in the ball pin. Make a 90° bend in the ball pin above the bead.  Using round nose pliers and hold the ball pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around ball pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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2. Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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3. Add 3 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips to the eye pin you added the Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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4 . Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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5. Add 1 - Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget to the eye pin you added the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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6. Repeat Steps 1 - 5 for the other Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Nugget Short Drop.


Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nugget Outer Drop (2)
1. Add 1 – Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round to a ball pin.  Create a loop in the ball pin. Make a 90° bend in the ball pin above the bead.  Using round nose pliers and hold the ball pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around ball pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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2. Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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3. Add 3 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips to the eye pin you added the Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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4 . Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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5. Add  3 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips to the eye pin you added the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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6.   Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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7.  Add 1 - Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget to the eye pin you added the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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8. Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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9 . Add 1 - Citrine25mm Semiprecious Nugget to the eye pin you added the Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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10.  Repeat Steps 1 - 9 for the other Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nugget Outer Drop.

Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nugget Center Drop 
1. Add 1 – Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round to a ball pin.  Create a loop in the ball pin. Make a 90° bend in the ball pin above the bead.  Using round nose pliers and hold the ball pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around ball pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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2. Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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3. Add 3 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips to the eye pin you added the Citrine 4mm Semiprecious Round Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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4 . Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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5. Add  3 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips to the eye pin you added the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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6.   Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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7.  Add 3 - Citrine Semiprecious Chips to the eye pin you added the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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8. Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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9. Add 1 - Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget to the eye pin you added the Citrine Semiprecious Chip Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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10. Open the loop of one eye pin and add the loop of the Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget Drop you just created.  Close the loop of the eye pin.

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11 . Add 1 - Citrine25mm Semiprecious Nugget to the eye pin you added the Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Irregular Nugget Drop to.  Create a loop in the eye pin.  Make a 90° bend in eye pin above bead.  Using round nose pliers hold the eye pin near the angle and bend it around the pliers to make a loop.  Wrap down around eye pin creating as many coils as you can.  Trim any extra.

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Assemble Necklace

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1. Fold the chain in half to find the center link.  Open one 6mm jump ring; add the Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nugget Center Drop 
 and center link of your chain.  Close the Jump Ring.  

2. Skip 5 chain links to the left; open one 6mm jump ring and add 1 - Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Nugget Short Drop.  Close the jump ring.  You will have 5 empty links in between the two drops.

3. Skip five more chain links to the left from the Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Nugget Short Drop you added in Step 2; open one 6mm jump ring and add 1 - Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nugget Outer Drop.  Close the jump ring.  You will have 5 empty links in between the two drops.

4. Skip 5 chain links to the right; open one 6mm jump ring and add 1 - Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Nugget Short Drop.  Close the jump ring.  You will have 5 empty links in between the two drops.

5. Skip five more chain links to the right from the Citrine 7x10mm Semiprecious Nugget Short Drop you added in Step 4; open one 6mm jump ring and add 1 - Citrine 25mm Semiprecious Nugget Outer Drop.  Close the jump ring.  You will have 5 empty links in between the two drops.

6. Open one 6mm jump ring add the loop of the lobster clasp and the end chain link of one side of the chain.  Close the jump ring.

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7. Open one 6mm jump ring the end link on the opposite end of the chain.  Close the jump ring.

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You are done!!  This pattern makes a necklace that is 22 inches long.  We hope you enjoyed this beading project!  For more beads and supplies please shop on our website at www.Bead3.com. 

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