|Sort all the beads on to a tray.|
If you don't have a beading mat use a towel.
|Measure out beading thread 4 times the length requied.|
Knot and put a safety pin at knot.
(Vital piece of equipment in my books!)
|Thread a few beads, about half dozen or so, add |
Knot Cover (Calotte) and seed bead
|Go round the seed bead and through the Knot Cover and |
journey back through the beads to the safety pin
pulling the thread taught but not too tightly
- easy once you get the hang of it!
|continue adding the rest of the beads the add the |
Knot Cover and seed bead and repeat the above going the
other way back to the safety pin
|Remove the safety pin and knot the ends.|
Re-thread the ends on the needle and thread through
a few beads then snip ends.
Do Not snip ends near the knot
|Go to the Knot Covers|
|with a pair of pliers gently close over the seed bead|
|Attach the Knot Covers to the clasps|
There is another necklace showing similar details here