Shortcuts to long necklaces

Hacker, Katie
September 2012
Bead Style;Sep2012, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p20
The article presents three ideas to turn a choker into a long necklace. For a five-minute solution, a chain extension may be used by attaching a toggle clasp to the ends of a chain and fastening the chain's toggle bar to the beaded necklace's toggle ring. For a 10-minute solution, use a jump ring to attach chains to the open end of the necklace and use again a jump ring to attach the toggle bar to the open end of the chains. Another suggestion is to use wire-mesh ribbon for the chains.


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