Jolly Gingerbread Man Earrings

PROJECT PROJ-JB-E0018
Designer: Julie Bean
Skill Level: Intermediate
Happy little gingerbread man charms hang below Christmas "ornamnents" made out of pretty PRESTIGE crystal faux pearls in these pretty little earrings. Make a pair for yourself or to give as a gift this holiday season.
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.

For these earrings you will be making a number of wrapped wire loops. You can make them using wire looping pliers or round nose pliers.
  1. To make these earrings, please watch the video: How to Make the Jolly Gingerbread Man Earrings. This video will show you how to make the project from start to finish. Happy Holidays!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • FHP-5219 - Head Pins, 2 Inches Long and 24 Gauge Thick, 22K Gold Plated (50 Pieces)
    Project uses 6 piece(s). You will need 1 package(s).

  • FEA-3077 - Earring Findings, Earring Hook with Ball & Coil 18mm, Gold Plated (10 Pairs)
    Project uses 1 pair. You will need 1 package(s).

  • PND-5657 - TierraCast Brass Oxide Finish Lead-Free Pewter Charm Gingerbread Man 19.5mm (1)
    Project uses 2 piece(s). You will need 2 package(s).

  • PRES-5810-CRGE4 - PRESTIGE Crystal, #5810 Round Pearl Bead 4mm, Iridescent Rouge (1 Piece)
    Project uses 2 piece(s). You will need 2 package(s).

  • PRES-5810-SCGR4 - PRESTIGE Crystal, #5810 Round Pearl Bead 4mm, Scarabaeus Green (1 Piece)
    Project uses 2 piece(s). You will need 2 package(s).

  • PRES-5810-ELB4 - PRESTIGE Crystal, #5810 Round Pearl Bead 4mm, Elderberry (1 Piece)
    Project uses 2 piece(s). You will need 2 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 Christmas
Ingredients FHP-5219, FEA-3077, PND-5657, PRES-5810-CRGE4, PRES-5810-SCGR4, PRES-5810-ELB4,
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.
Head Pins, 2 Inches Long and 24 Gauge Thick, 22K Gold Plated (50 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$4.59 / Package | SKU: FHP-5219
Earring Findings, Earring Hook with Ball & Coil 18mm, Gold Plated (10 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Pairs.
$5.99 / Package | SKU: FEA-3077
TierraCast Brass Oxide Finish Lead-Free Pewter Charm Gingerbread Man 19.5mm (1)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$1.69 / Package | SKU: PND-5657
PRESTIGE Crystal, #5810 Round Pearl Bead 4mm, Iridescent Rouge (1 Piece)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$0.17 / Package | SKU: PRES-5810-CRGE4
PRESTIGE Crystal, #5810 Round Pearl Bead 4mm, Scarabaeus Green (1 Piece)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$0.16 / Package | SKU: PRES-5810-SCGR4
PRESTIGE Crystal, #5810 Round Pearl Bead 4mm, Elderberry (1 Piece)
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$0.14 / Package | SKU: PRES-5810-ELB4
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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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