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How To Make a Chunky Necklace

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How To Make a Chunky Necklace

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Finished

Making a Chunky Necklace

Chunky necklaces are fun to create and can be made to go with just about any outfit, dressy or casual. Fun for adults, teens, and kids alike.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Supplies

Supplies Needed To Make a Chunky Necklace

  • 2 pairs Fizzy Pops Chain Nose Pliers
  • Fizzy Pops Nipper Wire Cutters
  • Fizzy Pops Tiger Tail Beading Wire (cut with wire nippers to desired length, leaving 1.5" extra at each end)
  • 4 Fizzy Pops Crimp Beads
  • 2 Fizzy Pops Spacer Beads
  • 2 Fizzy Pops Jump Rings 6mm
  • 1 Fizzy Pops Jump Ring 8mm
  • 1 Fizzy Pops Lobster Clasp
  • 1 Fizzy Pops Extender Chain 2"
  • Variety of Fizzy Pops Beads for Necklace

Steps To Make a Chunky Necklace

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 1


1. Close 1 jump ring 6mm with chain nose pliers.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 2


2. While holding 8mm jump ring with pliers, slide the closed 6mm jump ring and extender chain onto the 8mm jump ring and close with pliers.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 3


3. Slide 2 crimp beads onto beading wire. Then, thread the beading wire through the 6mm jump ring. Double back the wire and thread the tail back through the crimp beads.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 4


4. Leaving about a 1" long tail of wire, slide the crimp beads up the wire to make a 2mm-sized loop around the jump ring.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 5


5. Use chain nose pliers to press the crimp beads flat against the wire.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 6


6. String 1 spacer bead onto wire, then the beads for the body of the necklace.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 7


7. Finish the pattern with 1 spacer bead and 2 crimp beads.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 8


8. Slide lobster clasp onto a 6mm jump ring, then use pliers to close the jump ring.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 9


9. Thread beading wire through the 6mm jump ring. Double the wire back and thread through the crimp beads and through a few more beads to create a tail of wire that is at least 1" long.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 10


10. Use pliers to pull wire until the loop around the jump ring is about 2mm in size.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 11


11. Check to make sure there are no gaps between the beads on the necklace. Tighten wire if necessary. Then, use chain nose pliers to press the crimp beads flat against the wire.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 12


12. Use wire nippers to trim excess wire.

Chunky Necklace Tutorial Step 13


13. Clasp the necklace. Enjoy!