Hey beautiful! In today’s beading tutorial we will make the Crystal Cube Tennis Necklace. This is a spin-off of the bracelet design, which has been very popular. I’ve been wanting to come back with the necklace version for quite some time. Please have fun, and enjoy this sparkly, and classic necklace!
Materials for One 16-18" Necklace
✔ 72 – 4mm Crystal Cube Beads
✔ 15g – 8/0 Seed Beads
✔ 11/0 Seed Beads (two colors) ~10g color A, ~6g color B
✔ 15/0 Seed Beads (two colors) ~5g color A, ~3g color B
✔ 2 – Wire Guards 4.5x4mm
✔ 10-11yds. – 6lb Fireline, or beading thread of choice:
✔ Size 10 or 12 Beading Needle
✔ Bead Mat
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If You Like the Crystal Cube Tennis Necklace...
While you’re here, check out the Crystal Cube Tennis Bracelet tutorial, which inspired the necklace design. As of today, this is my most viewed beaded jewelry tutorial on Youtube!
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