Jamaican Waterfall Earrings

PROJECT E2399
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate
These wire wrapped earrings are lightweight and can be made using your favorite colors and metals. Tiny crystal rondelles are the star of the show with their delicate facets and rich color.
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.

By following the instructions below you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. To see how to complete this project from start to finish, please watch our video: How to Wire Wrap Crystal Rondelles onto a Beadable Wire Frame. From what you learned in the video, cut off 12 inches of wire and straighten it using the nylon jaw pliers. Then begin wrapping around the form and add the beads. Trim off the wire and add the earring hook and you're all done.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BCZ-124 - Crystal Beads, Faceted Rondelle 1.5x2.5mm, 2 Strands, Opaque Turquoise Blue
    Project uses 24 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • PNT-229 - Beadable Open Wire Frame for Earrings or Pendants, Fanned Drop 26x27mm, 4 Pieces, Gold Tone
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • WNT-2833 - Wire Elements, Tarnish Resistant Gold Color Copper Wire, 28 Gauge 40 Yards (36.5 Meters)
    Project uses 24 Inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-4030 - Earring Findings, Bali Style Earring Hooks with Ball 21mm, 25 Pairs, Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5600 - Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire (1 Piece)
  • XTL-0020 - Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
  • XTL-0074 - Eurotool Nylon Jaw Pliers Chain Nose- For Scratch-Free Wire Work
Additional Information
Theme Summer
Ingredients BCZ-124, PNT-229, WNT-2833, FEA-4030,
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.
Crystal Beads, Faceted Rondelle 1.5x2.5mm, Opaque Turquoise Blue (2 Strands)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Pack.
$3.35 / Package | SKU: BCZ-124
Beadable Open Wire Frame for Earrings or Pendants, Fanned Drop 26x27mm, Gold Tone (4 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 4 Pieces.
$2.49 / Package | SKU: PNT-229
Wire Elements, Tarnish Resistant Gold Color Copper Wire, 28 Gauge 40 Yards (36.5 Meters)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$10.99 / Package | SKU: WNT-2833
Earring Findings, Bali Style Earring Hooks with Ball 21mm, Gold Plated (25 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 25 Pairs.
$13.99 / Package | SKU: FEA-4030
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Tools and Other Supplies:

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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