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Spike Beaded Rivoli Pendant 18mm - Alter Ego Part 2

Odin O, Jewelry Artist, Writer, Game Dev

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9 Videos (26m)
    • Beginning Your Jewelry Making Quest

    • Gathering Your Beads and Materials

    • Starting the Rivoli Bezel Band with the Right Angle Weave

    • Stitching the back of the Beaded Bezel

    • Creating the Front of the Bezel and Adding Your Crystal Rivoli

    • Attaching the Spike Bead Crown around the Bezel

    • Anchoring the Spike and Stitching the Two Hole Triangles

    • Stitching The Spike Bead Focal

    • Victory! Enjoy Your Handmade Jewelry Component


About This Class

Join Odin on another Epic beading adventure. Follow along to create this stunning necklace masterpiece, or take one part and create your own stunning jewelry pieces. This class is for Part 2, where we will be learning how to make a beaded bezel around an 18mm crystal Rivoli with Czech glass Spike beads and two hole triangles using a modified version of the Right Angle Weave.

Play with colors and create your own personal rainbow while learning intermediate beading techniques.

Find the other parts on my Channel here:


Create a bracelet to attach to the focal pentant using your favorite bead colors.


Part 1: 14mm Crescent Beaded Pendant Supplies (For ONE):

  • One 14mm Rivoli or round cabochon
  • One 7x17mm Spike Bead
  • One 8mm Bead (I used a Skull in the pink demo, and a Rondelle in the class demo)
  • 11/0 Delica Beads
  • 11/0 Seed Beads
  • 15/0 Seed Beads - Two Colors
  • Seven 3mm pearls
  • Twenty-Four 3mm Bicones
  • Eight 4mm Bicones
  • Seven 2-hole Crescent beads
  • Needle and Thread

Part 2: 18mm Focal Pendant Materials:

NOTE: The materials list below also includes the beads needed for one bezeled spike bead you learned to make from Part 1. Please have the spike bead made before starting Part 2.

  • One 18mm Rivoli
  • One 8mm or larger focal bead (I am using an 8mm rondelle in the class demo. I have used a large skull bead in the pastel example for reference.)
  • Five 5x13mm Spike Beads
  • One 7x17mm Spike bead
  • Six 2-Hole CzechMates Triangle Beads
  • 15/0 Seed Beads (the same colors as Part 1)
  • 11/0 Seed Beads
  • 11/0 Delica Beads (Same as Part 1)
  • Seven 4mm Bicones
  • Thirty-Four 3mm Bicones (but having 40 will probably be a good idea since they get lost easily.)
  • Twenty 3mm Rounds
  • Two additional 4mm or 3mm beads (to accent the focal)
  • Twelve True 2mm Czech Glass Rounds
  • size 12 or 13 Needle and Thread

Part 3: Connectors and Chain Materials:

  • Four 14mm Components (from Part 1)
  • One 18mm Component (from Part 2)
  • Clasp of choice
  • 15/0 Seed Beads (same colors)
  • 11/0 Seed Beads (same color)
  • 11/0 Delica Beads (same Color)
  • 42+ Two hole Crescent Beads
  • 10+ 5x13mm Spike Beads
  • 10+ 6-8mm Rondelles (I used Star beads in the pink demo)
  • Two 8-10mm beads (I used Skulls in pink demo, Rondelles in class demo)
  • 40 3mm Bicones
  • 10 4mm Bicones
  • 24 3mm Rounds
  • Eight 4mm rounds
  • 28 True 2mm Czech Glass Rounds

Don't forget to come and join us at the Creations From Lessons With Odin Facebook group to show off your creations and talk with other beaders!

Feeling adventurous? Why not try out some of my more advanced patterns available in PDF format:


"Achaidh Cheide" "Heavy Interlude" "Moorland"
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Odin O

Jewelry Artist, Writer, Game Dev


I am a self-proclaimed Renaissance Man that has dabbled in practically anything and everything. My passions are currently focused in Creative Writing, as well as handmade Jewelry making.

I have been creating jewelry for over twelve years, and teaching others for six years at local bead shops, as well as creating digital PDF and video tutorials.

My formal education focused on Game Development, and I have found a creative outlet designing systems and lore for pen...

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