Chrome Temple Earrings

PROJECT E8072
Designer: Alexandra Smith
Skill Level: Beginner
Sparkling beaded chain cascades from a TierraCast cord end in these elegant earrings. The design comes together simply using wrapped wire loops on 24 gauge wire.
Instructions
By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. Please watch the video: Quick & Easy DIY Jewelry: Chrome Temple Earrings. In this video, you will see from start to finish how to create this design using 6mm TierraCast cord ends with 24 gauge wire and beaded chain by Zola Elements. First you will see how to cut the beaded chain and make a tassel using a wrapped wire loop. Then you will see how to attach an earring hook.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • FCR-4277 - Cord End, Temple Dome 9mm, Fits 6mm Cord, Antiqued Gold, 2 Pieces, By TierraCast
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • CHA-0261 - Zola Elements Beaded Chain, Gold Tone/Metallic Hematite Faceted Rondelles 2x3mm, by the Foot
    Project uses 28 inches. You will need 3 packages.

  • WCR-4598 - Artistic Wire, Silver Plated Craft Wire 24 Gauge Thick, 10 Yard Spool, Gold Color
    Project uses 4 inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-3030 - 22K Gold Plated Long Elegant Earring Hooks 25mm (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5600 - Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire, 1 Piece
  • XTL-0034 - Wubbers Classic Series Round Nose Quality Jeweller's Pliers
  • XTL-0020 - Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
Additional Information
Theme Yoga, Vintage Look, Autumn
Ingredients FCR-4277, CHA-0261, WCR-4598, FEA-3030,

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.
Cord End, Temple Dome 9mm, Fits 6mm Cord, Antiqued Gold, 2 Pieces, By TierraCast
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pieces.
$3.75 / Package | SKU: FCR-4277
Zola Elements Beaded Chain, Gold Tone/Metallic Hematite Faceted Rondelles 2x3mm, by the Foot
You will need 3 package(s).
1 package = 1 Foot.
$5.05 / Package | SKU: CHA-0261
Artistic Wire, Silver Plated Craft Wire 24 Gauge Thick, 10 Yard Spool, Gold Color
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$5.69 / Package | SKU: WCR-4598
22K Gold Plated Long Elegant Earring Hooks 25mm (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$8.29 / Package | SKU: FEA-3030
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Wubbers Classic Series Round Nose Quality Jeweller's Pliers
Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
$23.45 / Package | SKU: XTL-0020

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