DIY Beaded Necklace Tutorial | Tantalizing Tinos | GemDuo


Hey beautiful! Today I am back with a new beading tutorial, which I am calling the Tantalizing Tinos Necklace. This design contains several fun shapes; some two-hole beads, which I have received over the past couple of years in the Beads of the Month Club subscription boxes. Please see below for the full list of materials and product links.

Materials List (18" Necklace)

✔ 20 – Tinos Par Puca Beads 

✔ 10 – 9×11 Flat Teardrop Beads 

✔ 9 – GemDuo Beads 

✔ 18 – 2mm Fire Polish Beads

✔ ~1g – 11/0 Seed Beads 

✔ ~1g – 15/0 Seed Beads 

✔ 5ft – 6lb Fireline, Beading Thread 

Beading Needle, Size 10 

✔ 2 – Wire Guards 4.5x5mm

✔ 4 – Jump Rings

Chain of Choice


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Bead Mat

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Tantalizing tinos necklace set peach gold

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While you’re here, check out the tutorial for the Garland Necklace tutorial, which includes the Arcos and Minos Par Puca Beads.

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