As I was saying, I just bought a new tutorial and I made the first component for the necklace:
I love the menacing look of it, enhanced by the use of metallic Rizo beads instead of drops. Isn't it cute? A little purple claw!
Sometimes when I want to be sure about the result, I use a photo editing software to see how the complete necklace will be.
I'm planning to put some Pandora beads in between the claws, so it will look something like this: