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Necklace (Statement chain) do it yourself

A self-made statement chain

Necklaces as a trendy statement necklaces are just very popular. But why a lot of money to spend on it when you can easily create your own chain. Just follow our instructions and create your own personal and unique statement chain.

Statement necklaces are the designation for particularly striking XXL necklaces are made of extremely large individual pearls and are short, worn close to the neck. Thus the statement necklaces are real eye-catchers. So it's ideal for parties and evening events.

Contents: tinker chain

  • List of materials for homemade statement necklace
  • Step 1 - Mount Pearl
  • wrap beads with pearls cap Knetsilber - Step 2
  • Step 3 - Engraving beadcaps

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Necklace (Statement chain) do it yourself

List of materials for homemade statement necklace

  • Dremel® Engraver, Diamond Engraving 9929
  • Dremel® VersaFlame ™
  • Dremel® 7700, SpeedClic ™
  • Mandrel SC402, Dremel
  • Polishing wheel 423S,
  • Polierpaste 421
  • Waxed Cotton
  • glass beads
  • End caps
  • binding rings
  • Ring and bar closure
  • Precious Metal Clay Silber Tone (Knetsilber)
  • Head pin silver
  • tongs


Necklace (Statement chain) do it yourself - Step 1

Step 1 - Mount Pearl

Cut a long thread and pull the beads on. Make a knot before and after each bead to fix them. Pull the beads on to the desired length. Then attach the end caps, jump rings and the ring and bar closure.


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Necklace (Statement chain) do it yourself - Step 2

wrap beads with pearls cap Knetsilber - Step 2

Roll the Knetsilber out and wrap a bead to obtain a decorative bead cap (shrinks upon drying the clay a little). Prick the top point a small hole in the bead cap. Burn the Knetsilber after complete drying with the Dremel VersaFlame.

Tip: Bring on all surfaces that come in contact with the Knetsilber, a light coating such. B. from olive oil or petroleum jelly, so the Knetsilber not liable.

Necklace (Statement chain) do it yourself - Step 3

Step 3 - Engraving beadcaps

Engrave a helical pattern on the silver bead cap using the Dremel Engraver (Diamond Engraving 9929). Polish the bead cap using the Dremel 7700 (SpeedClic mandrel SC402 with the polishing wheel 423S). The best result you get when you apply something Dremel polishing compound 421st Pull the bead onto the head pin and bring the
Beadcap against the pearl. Bend the end of the rivet pin with a
cope pliers and fix the pin in the middle of the chain.


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These instructions, see the creative Idea Book of Dremel®.

The creative idea book by Dremel® contains 50 original ideas for craft projects with different difficulty levels and countless opportunities for your own projects with the versatile tool systems from Dremel.

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