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Green Jade Necklace DIY

DIY Necklace with Jade – Beginner Project

Jade is a lovely stone for beading projects – in this DIY necklace project, we will be using green jade beads and an assortment a few other types of beads in shades of green. With a few techniques used, this project is suitable for beginners too.

Here is the necklace we would be making…

DIY Necklace

Materials Needed:

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Green jade beads, cat’s eye beads, crystal beads and wooden beads have been used.

Tools Needed:

  1. Round Nose Pliers
  2. Flat Nose Pliers
  3. Wire Cutter

DIY Necklace using Jade Beads – Tutorial

Step 1:

Make a small loop at one end of the beading wire.

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Step 2:

We start sliding beads on to the wire… in a neat pattern.

Start by sliding gold spacer beads and a green crystal.

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Followed by some wooden beads. Spacer beads in two sizes have been used throughout the necklace.

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A big jade bead is slid.

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Another jade bead within bead caps. Bead caps used in a necklace accentuate the bead and bring a distinction in the pattern.

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Jade beads are predominantly used. The gold ball spacers are used to bring in a gold combination.

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Step 3:

Close both ends of the beading wire by making a wire wrapped loop using round and flat nose pliers. Cut off the excess wire using a wire cutter.

Step 4:

A suitable clasp in then inserted at one end.

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Step 5:

Jump ring is inserted in the other end of the wire.

Here is the completed jade necklace.

 

 

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