How to Make a Wire Wrapped Nest Pendant Necklace

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Like this lovely pendant necklace? Wire wrapped jewelry has been on trend for a long time, and nest pendants are quite hot these days. So, if you wanna make your own nest pendant necklace, you shall never miss this post! Just follow me and see how to make it!

To get start, you’ll need:

10mm White Round Pearl Beads
1.5mm Aluminum Wire
2mm Green Seed Beads
0.3mm Chocolate Copper Wire
Antique Bronze Jump Rings
Twisted Chain
Antique Bronze Lobster Clasps
Needle Nose Plier
Round Nose Plier
Diagonal Pliers

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Step 1: Make the leaves.
1st, cut a piece of copper wire, slide 4 green beads onto it, and cross both wire ends through the rightmost bead, like image shows below.
2nd, repeat to add more beads onto the wire, and mind the beads’ number on each line.
3rd, repeat to make more beaded leaves.

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Step 2: Wrap the nest.
1st, cut a piece of 1.5mm aluminum wire, wrap it into a swirl shape and cut off extra wire.
2nd, cut a piece of 0.3mm copper wire, wrap it around the aluminum nest.
3rd, cut another piece of 1.5mm copper wire, twist it like image shows and combine it with the nest.

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Step 3: Complete the nest pendant necklace.
1st, twist the top part of the aluminum wire and add a leaf to the nest.
2nd, combine four leaves together to make a branch and add them to the nest.
3rd, combine three leaves together to make another branch and add them to the other side of the nest.

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4th, wrap three 10mm pearl beads into the nest.
5th, add the nest to the middle of a chain and connect the chain ends with lobster claw clasps.How to Make a Wire Wrapped Nest Pendant Necklace 6

Here comes the final look!

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It could be a lovely pendant necklace for spring days, and also a great decoration for your home. If you like it, try to make one! Happy crafting~

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