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Picasso's Mystery Bracelet

Posted by on 2/14/2019

Picasso's Mystery Bracelet
Free Jewelry Making Pattern

By Kim Connors - www.Bead3.com

Picasso Mystery Bracelet Free Beaded Jewelry Making Pattern

Materials
1 – Antique Copper 12x6mm Lobster Clasp 
1 – Antique Copper Ball Pin 
9 – Antique Copper Eyepins
14 - Antique Copper 5mm 19 Gauge Jump Rings
4 - Antique Copper 6mm 20 Gauge Jump Rings 
2 – Antique Copper 3x11.5mm 6-Loop Bead Caps
12 – Antique Copper 1.5x4mm Beaded Rondelles
2 – Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Beads 
1 – Blue Picasso Jasper 12x8mm Semiprecious Rondelles 
6 – Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Glass Crystal Rondelles
1 – Blue Diamond AB 6x4mm Glass Crystal Rondelle

Step One – Create the Drop and Links

pimb1Blue Diamond AB 6x4mm Rondelle Drop (1) - Add 1 – Blue Diamond AB 6x4mm Glass Crystal Rondelle to a Ball Pin.  Create a loop above the Rondelle.  Make a 90° bend in ball pin above the Rondelle.  Using round nose pliers (or any pliers you have) 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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Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link (6) - Add 1 - Antique Copper 1.5x4mm Beaded Rondelle, 1 – Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Glass Crystal Rondelle, and 1 - Antique Copper 1.5x4mm Beaded Rondelle to an Eye Pin. Create a 90º angle in the Eye Pin above the last bead you added.  Using a pair of round nose pliers hold the Eye Pin in the angle you created and wrap the eye pin around the pliers creating a loop.  Trim the excess eye pin next to the 90º angle you first created making a matching loop in the eye pin. Repeat 5 times.

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Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Bead Link (2) - Add 1 – Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Bead to an Eye Pin. Create a 90º angle in the Eye Pin above the last bead you added.  Using a pair of round nose pliers hold the Eye Pin in the angle you created and wrap the eye pin around the pliers creating a loop.  Trim the excess eye pin next to the 90º angle you first created making a matching loop in the eye pin. Repeat 1 time.

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Blue Picaso Jasper 12x8mm Semiprecious Rondelle Link (1) - Add 1 – Antique Copper 3x11.5mm 6-Loop Bead Cap, 1 - Blue Picasso Jasper 12x8mm Semiprecious  Rondelle, and 1 - Antique Copper 3x11.5mm 6-Loop Bead Cap to an Eye Pin. Create a 90º angle in the Eye Pin above the last bead you added.  Using a pair of round nose pliers hold the Eye Pin in the angle you created and wrap the eye pin around the pliers creating a loop.  Trim the excess eye pin next to the 90º angle you first created making a matching loop in the eye pin. 

Step Two - Assemble the Bracelet

1. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the loop of the lobster clasp and the loop of 1 -Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.

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2. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link from Step 1 and the loop of another Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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3. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link from Step 2 and the loop of 1 - Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Bead Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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4. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Bead Link you added in Step 3 and the loop of 1 – Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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5. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link from Step 4 and the loop of 1 - Blue Picaso Jasper 12x8mm Semiprecious Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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6. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Blue Picaso Jasper 12x8mm Semiprecious Rondelle Link from Step 5 and the loop of 1 – Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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7. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link from Step 6 and the loop of 1 – Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Bead Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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8. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Antique Copper 8x17mm Scroll-Work Metal Bead Link from in Step 7 and the loop of 1 – Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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9. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the other loop of the Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link you added in Step 8 and the loop of another Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.  

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10. Open 1 – Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring and add the other loop of the Blue Diamond AB 8x5mm Rondelle Link.  Close the jump ring.

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11. Open 1 - Antique Copper 6mm Jump Ring and add the 5mm jump ring from Step 10.  Close the jump ring.

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12. Open 1 - Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring and add the 6mm jump ring from Step 11.  Close the jump ring.

13. Open 1 - Antique Copper 6mm Jump Ring and add the 5mm jump ring from Step 12.  Close the jump ring.

14. Open 1 - Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring and add the 6mm jump ring from Step 13.  Close the jump ring.

15. Open 1 - Antique Copper 6mm Jump Ring and add the 5mm jump ring from Step 14.  Close the jump ring.

16. Open 1 - Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring and add the 6mm jump ring from Step 15.  Close the jump ring.

17. Open 1 - Antique Copper 6mm Jump Ring and add the 5mm jump ring from Step 15.  Close the jump ring.

18. Open 1 - Antique Copper 5mm Jump Ring; add the 6mm jump ring from Step 16 and the loop of the Blue Diamond AB 6x4mm Rondelle Drop.  Close the jump ring.

You are done!!   These instructions make a bracelet that is adjustable up to 9 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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