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Add a stylish boho-chic necklace to your wardrobe. This turquoise necklace is accented with brown hemp cord and silver plated lentils for a bohemian look.
Add a stylish boho-chic necklace to your wardrobe. This turquoise necklace is accented with brown hemp cord and silver plated lentils for a bohemian look.
Time Required :
Over an hour
Difficulty Level :
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

Project Instructions

step 1
NOTE: For this project, you will need the following quantities:

Bead Gallery® Dyed Howlite Chips – Turquoise (50)
Bead Gallery® Dyed Howlite Rounds, 10 mm – Turquoise (39)
Bead Gallery® Dyed Howlite Rondelles, 4x6 mm – Turquoise (38)
Bead Gallery® Ceramic Rounds, 10 mm – Turquoise (14)
Bead Gallery® Metal Patterned Lentils – Silver-plated (11)
Bead Landing™ Hemp Cord – Dark Brown (75") and Light Brown (50")
Scissors (1)
Beacon Fabri-tac® Permanent Adhesive (1) 
step 2
Cut a 75" piece of dark brown hemp cord and tie an overhand knot about 2" from one end. 
step 3
String one rondelle, one ceramic round, and one rondelle; form an overhand knot. String one turquoise howlite round; form an overhand knot. Repeat twice. 
step 4
String one silver lentil; form an overhand knot. String one turquoise howlite round; form an overhand knot. Repeat twice.
step 5
Repeat Steps 3-4 five times. Repeat Step 3. String one silver lentil; form an overhand knot. String one chip; form an overhand knot. Repeat nine times. String one ceramic round; form an overhand knot. String three rondelles; form an overhand knot. String one ceramic round; form an overhand knot. String one chip; form an overhand knot. Repeat six times. Set strand aside.
step 6
Cut a 50" piece of light brown hemp cord and form a knot with the chip end of the previous cord. Trim cords. Dab knot with glue. Let dry.
step 7
Use the light brown cord to string one chip; form an overhand knot. Repeat twice. 
step 8
String one ceramic round; form an overhand knot. String three rondelles; form an overhand knot. String one silver lentil; form an overhand knot. String three rondelles; form an overhand knot. String one ceramic round; form an overhand knot. String one chip; form an overhand knot. Repeat nine times. 
step 9
Repeat Step 8 twice. Use the end of the light brown cord and the free end of the dark brown cord to form an overhand knot. Trim cords.  Dab the knot with glue. Let dry. 

Tip: If needed, use a pair of tweezers or a straight pin to coax a loose knot into place before tightening.
 
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