Size 5 DMC Pearl Cotton (27 yd skein) in Gray (318), 270 size 5mm Pearl-Gray beads, O hook, necklace clasp and large eye beading needle.
FINISHED SIZE: 20"
Thread 70 beads onto the Gray DMC with beading needle, remove needle.
-Make 7 strands (you will tie them together later)
With DMC and O hook ch-6, sl st to form a ring.
RND 1: Ch-1, work 20 hdc in ring, sl st top beg ch-1, fasten off.
Thread 200 beads onto the Gray DMC with beading needle, remove needle.
With DMC, O hook and leaving long ends, ch-1, (slide bead, ch-1) 100 times, ch-1, fasten off.
PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER:
Insert one beaded section through the middle of two crochet rounds, tie beaded section together to form a ring, knot, trim ends. Take next beaded section, insert it into the previous joined crochet round’s center and a new crochet round, knot ends together. Rep this until all 8 rounds are joined together by beaded rings.
Insert one beaded chain into 1st crochet round until center is found, fold beaded chain in half and knot free ends to one clasp section for the necklace. Do the same thing with the last crochet circle and remaining beaded chain.