Jewelry exists on the earth for as long,as well as humanity. Ancient people used for this purpose shells, bone and beautiful stones. With the development of mankind, materials for the creation of ornaments also changed. Rings, earrings, pendants and necklaces for the rich and noble began to make of gold and decorate with precious stones. In ancient history, there is evidence that the wife of Emperor Caligula had many ornaments worth more than the salaries of all the senators of Rome. Only the necklaces weighed almost 7 kg. The Empress needed help even for a simple walk, when she put them on all. Ancient Egyptians wore necklaces in the form of plates or hemispheres of gold with inlay from precious stones. In the Middle Ages, necklaces were necessarily worn by royalty. Many portraits of that era depict a necklace, even in knights over armor. A certain type of these ornaments was worn by clergymen and followers of various orders like Masons or Templars. Now the necklace is just an accessory, in order to emphasize the style and complement the image. More and more popular nowadays is costume jewelry, needleworkers weave beads, beads and semi-precious stones very elegant and beautiful things, including necklaces with necklaces. The articles of our Club will offer detailed master classes with step-by-step photos of weaving necklaces and necklaces. The first gentle necklace in pink tones is so easy and simple that even a beginner in beading can create it. It will take:
- Beads 10/0 pink and white;
- Beads of pink color;
- Line or thread;
- The lock for the necklace.
To cut a string of stringing 1 bead of pinkcolors, 2 white, 1 pink, 7 white, 1 pink, 1 bead, 1 bead of pink color and pass the line through the fifth bead. String 1 bead of white color, 1 pink one more white and pass the line through the very first bead. String 2 white beads, 1 bead of pink color, 1 white, passing through a bead of pink color. Then string 2 beads of pink and 1 white, passing through the bead. String 6 beads of pink color and stretchthrough a bead of pink color at the top (see photo). Weave from 20 to 25 such droplets. After that go to the weaving of the side chain (photo bottom left). Attach the lock and necklace ready. The number of beads when braiding a bead will bedepend on its diameter. The next necklace of beads and bugles to weave very quickly and simply, an indispensable option, if in a few hours a party, and want to all amaze. The scheme and photos will help even novice needlewomen to create such elegant beauty. It will take:
- Bugle (long twisted 13 mm) gold color;
- Beads 10/0 gold color;
- Beads (round, faceted 4 mm) of gold color with a rainbow overflow;
- Line or monofilament 0.18 mm;
For a line length of a convenient length to string 1 pc. bugles, place it in the center. On one tail put 1 bead on the second - 5 beads. Cross the tail in the next bugle. Weave this combination four more times. The internal fan turned out. We begin to weave an external fan. From the side where it was strung on 1 bead it is necessary to string 5, and on the second - 1. Then string 2 beads, 1 bead, 2 beads, on the second side 1 bead and cross the tails of the line in the next bugle. Alternate wedges with beads and without. The first should be 3, the second 5. The outer fan is finished. It is necessary to weave the inner again. And then again outer, until the necklace reaches the desired length. Attach the clasp and necklace is ready. The following is a bright and original necklace in gold and red colors. Of course, if desired, red can be replaced with cobalt blue or emerald green, everything will depend on your imagination. It will take:
- Beads 10/0 gold color;
- Beads 6/0 red;
- Beads of red color;
- Line or monofilament;
- The lock;
- The hunters;
- A chain of gold color.
The leaves are made in brick technique. (see diagram.) weaving begins with the longest row. To cut a line of 40 cm to string 2 beads andto pass one ponytail through the second. Do this until you get a series of 11 beads. In the next row, one bead is smaller. So it is necessary to put 1 bead on the line and between two beads of the first row to thread the line and go back. In the diagrams red denotes the interlacing of redbeads. After both large and small petals are woven, start the suspension. For the extreme: string 11 beads of gold color, 1 red, hug, 1 bead, again hug, 1 bead of gold color and thread a fishing line in a bead and all the other beads. For medium: strung 15 beads of gold color, 1 red, 1 obnimatel, 1 bead of red color, again hug and 1 bead of gold color. The line is similar to the previous one. Join all the blanks as in the photo. You can simply sew the chain to the ends of the leaves. The necklace is ready.