Wobble Chainmaille Neckace

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About: B3 is all about showing folks how to create their own chainmaille jewelry. Using modernized versions of the same techniques used in medieval times, we have produced more than 100 project tutorials that tran...

Create this simple and colorful chainmaille necklace designed by Omni Mee that has lots of movement and looks more complicated than it really is = will impress your friends.

Materials needed - Included are Rings Per Inch (RPI) for this weave and total rings needed for 18" necklace

  • Large Rings = T16* (16 SWG 3/8” / 9.5 mm) - 4rpi (72 total)
  • Medium Rings = L16* (16 SWG 1/4” / 6.4 mm) - 4rpi (72 total)
  • Clasp rings x 2 - size L16 (as above)
  • Lobster claw x 1

*This tutorial uses two colors for each of these ring sizes: Color #1 = purple, Color #2 = copper

To create this project, you will need two pairs of flat-nosed pliers. We recommend Euro Tool ergos for this project.

Step 1: Prep Your Rings

Pre-close all medium color #1 and large color #2.

Pre-open all medium color #2 and large color #1.

Arrange the pre-closed rings as shown.

Step 2:

With an open medium color #2 ring scoop up two units from your prep step. Close the ring.

Step 3:

Following the same path as in step 2, weave a large color #1 ring through the two units. Make sure the ring does not weave through the medium color #2 ring. Close the ring.

Step 4:

Complete your desired length by scooping up one prep unit with a medium color #2 & a large color #1 ring.

Step 5:

Attach a lobster claw to one end with a medium color #2 ring and a single medium ring on the opposite end. You're done!

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    3 years ago

    it look so nice I wish had it so much