Retired - Luck o' the Irish Earrings

PROJECT E1005
Designer: Megan Milliken
Skill Level: Beginner

Show your St. Paddy's Day spirit with these festive earrings! Austrian crystal clover beads in peridot dangle from 22k gold plated pewter Celtic circle earring posts.

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.

Remember to double these instructions to make your matched pair of earrings.
  1. Thread one 12 mm peridot Austrian Crystal clover bead onto a 1", 21 gauge 22k gold plated head pin. Use wire looping pliers to create a simple wire loop after the clover bead.
  2. Use a pair of chain nose pliers to hang the clover bead from a 22k gold plated pewter celtic circle earring post with the wire loop you made. You might find the instructional video: How to Open and Close Jump Rings helpful.
  3. Place the earring back onto the earring post.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • FEA-1015 - 22K Gold Plated Earring Backs (Earnuts) Med. (100)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1548 - TierraCast 22k Gold Plated Pewter Stud Post Earrings Celtic Circle 11mm (1 Pair)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-6305 - 22K Gold Plated Head Pins 1 Inch Long/21 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWBB-4012 - Austrian Crystal, 5752 Clover Beads 12mm, 2 Pieces, Peridot
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5032 - Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
Additional Information
Theme St. Patrick's Day
Ingredients FEA-1015, FEA-1548, FHP-6305, SWBB-4012,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. This project is RETIRED. Please review project instructions carefully—some items may no longer be available for this project and will not be listed below. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Earring Backs, Medium Clutch 6mm, 22K Gold Plated (50 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pairs.
$10.99 / Package | SKU: FEA-1015
Earring Posts, Stud Celtic Circle 11mm, 22K Gold Plated Pewter, by TierraCast (1 Pair)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Pair.
$3.99 / Package | SKU: FEA-1548
Head Pins, 22K Gold Plated, 1 Inch Long and 21 Gauge Thick (50 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.76 / Package | SKU: FHP-6305
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
The Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose

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