Start by choosing a bead on the right. Filter by color, size, shape or material. Click the bead you want to use.
Next, click the tab "2nd Bead" and choose the other bead in the necklace. Then select the clasp.
Change the length of the necklace by clicking the "Change Length" button.
16" is a common length for necklaces but you can choose any size between 14" and 36".
Want larger beads? Use the drop down menu next to "Size" and select the size you're looking for.
Take your time selecting parts. There's a lot to choose from!
When choosing a clasp remember to coordinate the color (silver or gold) with the color of your necklace.
Browns, tans and ambers usually look best with a gold clasp. Silver goes with just about everything.
If you mess up and want to go back, use the undo button in the bottom left corner.
See your design up close and personal! Use the zoom buttons to see all the details of your jewelry.
This necklace pattern may seem simple, but believe me, the possibilities are endless!
Experiment with different sizes and shapes to get a feel for what's possible.
Too pricey? Lower the price by choosing less expensive parts.
Swarovski crystal and semi-precious stones are more expensive. Pearl is usually less expensive.
Swarovski Crystal is the world's finest - made in Austria since 1892.
Most of our pearl is imported from the Czech Republic. It is coated glass pearl and very affordable.
Our pearl comes in over twenty colors and many sizes and shapes - try it for both dressy and casual jewelry.
Like my necklace? Me too! I made it to match my dress. Use the color drop down menu to find your dress color.
If you think your necklace looks good here, wait til you see the real thing!
How about matching earrings? Click the button at the bottom of the screen and voila! - earrings to match!
The crystal color "Crystal AB" is iridescent and picks up the color around it. Wear it with any color outfit!
The crystal color "Clear" is colorless and has the appearance of glass.
Certain metal beads are adorned with crystal. Use them to add a touch of glitter to your necklace.
Lower the price by using less crystal and semi-precious beads - because these are more expensive!
Seed beads, pearl and simple metal beads usually cost less.
You can also lower the price of your necklace by choosing a less expensive clasp.
You can save your necklace design by clicking "Save & Share".
Click the "Save & Share" button to share your design on Facebook or email it to a friend!
Natural variation in color and appearance is unavoidable, particularly with semi-precious beads.
Need some inspiration? Try clicking "Jewelry Shop" above. You can customize every item in the store!