Lucky Silver Horseshoe Pearl Necklace

Lucky Silver Horseshoe Pearl Necklace

This lucky silver horseshoe pearl necklace is a lovely project for you to make a beautiful, unique necklace for a gift or for wedding jewellery. We have used our horseshoe charm - you can see our full range of charms here

Step by step instructions

Start by glueing your pearl drop into the sterling silver peg.

We recommend using Devcon 5 minute epoxy glue for super-fast, high strength, high-quality bonds.

Prepare by mixing the glue. Use a fine point such as a cocktail stick to dab a bit of glue onto the cap of the peg and gently place it in the half-drilled hole in the bead. Once mixed, the glue sets in 5 minutes, so ensure you set your pearl straight away.

Gently place it down and leave it to set.

Cut the chain in half using side cutters

Now you can attach the pearl beads by wire wrapping using 0.3mm wire (see step by step instructions on how to do this technique here), ensuring you attach one end to the loose chain and the other end to a 3mm jump ring.

Once this is done you can attach the jump rings to both top holes of the horseshoe charm.

Use flat nose or snipe nose pliers to open and close your 3mm sterling silver jump rings.

Recommended tools for this project

Devcon 5 Minute Epoxy Glue

Side cutters

Round nose pliers

Flat nose pliers or Snipe nose pliers

You may like to get our pack of pliers & side cutters which is an economical way of buying all the pliers you will need for every project!

Customise Your Kit

Make the design your own by using your favourite supplies.

Shop gemstone beads

Shop chain

Shop charms

Helpful Pages

How to use Devcon Epoxy Glue

How to use top drilled beads

How to make a bead chain

How to open and close a jump ring

Jewellery Making Books

'The Basics of Bead Stringing' by Debbie Kanan

'Beading Design' by Kim Glover

Kernowcraft's jewellery making kits are aimed to inspire you - therefore the step by step instructions are available online only with a shopping list, where you can easily customise the design to suit you. We recommend printing or bookmarking this page ready to follow.

The suggested products used in this project are suggestions to inspire you. Products used were compatible at the time of making but do be aware that gemstones are natural and hand cut stocks can vary, so do use your own common sense as to the compatibility of each item when making.

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