The pendant for the necklace uses a solid wooden round ball as an armature to support and shape the circular beadwork covering. Pearls and crystals stitched over the surface of the pendant add texture and sparkle.The pendant hangs from two herringbone straps and attaches to a central component of beadwork using pearls for a bit of elegance.A slip over the head pearl necklace strap constructed using right angle weave with top embellishments complete the necklace.
Skill Level – Advanced.
This project uses circular peyote, herringbone, netting and right angle weave stitches.
Four colors of size 11 seedbeads
Two colors of size 15 seedbeads
3mm Bicone Crystals
3mm Round Pearls
4mm Round Pearls
One inch round wooden Ball