| Step 1 |
Cut your cord to the finished length you want plus 5 inches. Slide your crimp bead onto the cord approximately 2 inches.
| Step 2 |
Slide your clasp on the cord.
| Step 3 |
Pass your cord back through the crimp bead.
| Step 4 |
Place the crimp bead in the back notch of the pliers (closest to the handle).
| Step 5 |
Squish the crimp bead.
| Step 6 |
Turn the bead a quarter turn and place the crimp bead in the front notch of the pliers.
| Step 7 |
Gently squish the crimp bead. This will fold the crimped bead over on itself.
| Step 8 |
Using sharp scissors, cut off the small tail of cord.
| Step 9 |
Great! One end of your cord is finished!
| Step 10 |
Slide your pendant and/or beads on your cord.
| Step 11 |
Finish the opposite end of your cord just like you did the first side.
| Step 12 |
Congratulations! You have a finished piece of jewelry!