Well I finished my pearls for mom love the magnet clasp and the lapis chinese dragon station beads just make it a big thank you to Argenta Bead fot the quality stock as always , and such excellent customer service. This project was easy and fun easy for a beginner. USING Beadalon bead wire, I used gun metal spacers to keep the pearls secure. For inquires post a message and I will be glad to help. Thanks as always gina.