A Walk in the Woods Earrings

PROJECT PROJ-JB-E0020
Designer: Julie Bean
Skill Level: Beginner
Inspired by nature, this earring features detailed leaves and thistle designs. We have chosen to mix and match the metal finishes for a whimsical take on a classic design.
Instructions

Note: Components and tools listed within this INSTRUCTIONS box and the printer-friendly PDF, if available, may have been discontinued since this project was published. Refer to the PURCHASE COMPONENTS and TOOLS AND OTHER SUPPLIES sections for current availability.

These earrings are very easy to make and just require making simple wire loops and the opening of the loop at the base of the earring hook. Start this project by pre-cutting 2 lengths of chain, 2 inches long each.
  1. To make this pair of earrings, please watch the video: Jewelry Tutorial: How to Make Mixed Metal Earrings with Charms and Links. The video will show you how to make the earrings from start to finish. Enjoy!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • PRES-5328-CGS6 - PRESTIGE Crystal, #5328 Bicone Bead 6mm, Crystal Golden Shadow (1 Piece)
    Project uses 2 piece(s). You will need 2 package(s).

  • FHP-1041 - Head Pins, 2 Inches Long and 22 Gauge Thick, Gold Tone Brass (50 Pieces)
    Project uses 2 piece(s). You will need 1 package(s).

  • FEA-3054 - Genuine Antiqued Copper Sleek Small Earring Hooks (25 Pairs)
    Project uses 1 pair. You will need 1 package(s).

  • CHA-0144 - Antiqued Gold Plated Cable Chain, 2x2.5mm, by Nunn Design Chain, by the Foot
    Project uses 4 inches. You will need 1 package(s).

  • FCO-801 - Connector Link, Leaf Link 10.5mm, Antiqued Gold Plated, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
    Project uses 1 piece(s). You will need 1 package(s).

  • FCO-802 - Connector Link, Leaf Link 10.5mm, Brass Oxide, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
    Project uses 1 piece(s). You will need 1 package(s).

  • PND-471 - Charm, Thistle 14.5x18mm, Antiqued Copper Plated, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
    Project uses 1 piece(s). You will need 1 package(s).

  • PND-473 - Charm, Thistle 14.5x18mm, Brass Oxide, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
    Project uses 1 piece(s). You will need 1 package(s).

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5032 - The Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
  • XTL-5450 - Xuron Jeweler's Super Fine Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5600 - Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire (1 Piece)
  • XTL-0020 - Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
Additional Information
Theme Autumn
Ingredients FEA-3054, FCO-801, FCO-802, FHP-1041, PRES-5328-CGS6, CHA-0144, PND-471, PND-473,
Useful Techniques & Learning Guides

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Genuine Antiqued Copper Sleek Small Earring Hooks (25 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 25 Pairs.
$6.19 / Package | SKU: FEA-3054
Connector Link, Leaf Link 10.5mm, Antiqued Gold Plated, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$0.75 / Package | SKU: FCO-801
Connector Link, Leaf Link 10.5mm, Brass Oxide, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$0.64 / Package | SKU: FCO-802
Head Pins, 2 Inches Long and 22 Gauge Thick, Gold Tone Brass (50 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$2.19 / Package | SKU: FHP-1041
PRESTIGE Crystal, #5328 Bicone Bead 6mm, Crystal Golden Shadow (1 Piece)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$0.36 / Package | SKU: PRES-5328-CGS6
Antiqued Gold Plated Cable Chain, 2x2.5mm, by Nunn Design Chain, by the Foot
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = By the Foot.
$4.25 / Package | SKU: CHA-0144
Charm, Thistle 14.5x18mm, Antiqued Copper Plated, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$1.49 / Package | SKU: PND-471
Charm, Thistle 14.5x18mm, Brass Oxide, by TierraCast (1 Piece)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$1.49 / Package | SKU: PND-473
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
Xuron Jeweler's Super Fine Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
$25.99 / Package | SKU: XTL-5450
Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire (1 Piece)
Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
$32.99 / Package | SKU: XTL-0020

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