Retired - Maritime Vacation Earrings

PROJECT E2339
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Beginner

Bright and sunny, these earrings feature yellow sea glass squares and iridescent dark blue Austrian crystal pearls with a little touch of chainmaille flair.

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. Take one pearl and thread it on to one eye pin. Make a simple wire loop. Set aside.
  2. Next open one jump ring and attach it to one earring post and to one loop of the pearl component. Close the jump ring.
  3. Open another jump ring and attach it to the other loop of the pearl. Close the jump ring. Repeat with another jump ring so that it sits side by side this jump ring.
  4. Finally, open another jump ring and attach it to the two jump rings you just added and to one sea glass pendant. Close the jump ring and repeat with another jump ring so that it sits side by side this jump ring.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BGL-9797 - Cultured Sea Glass, Curved Square Pendants 22x22mm, 2 Pieces, Amber
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWP-8037 - Austrian Crystal, #5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 8mm, 25 Pieces, Iridescent Dark Blue
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5176 - 22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 7mm 18 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 10 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1048 - 22K Gold Plated Stud Earrings Ball Post & Ring 4mm (20)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-6257 - 22K Gold Plated Open Eye Pins 22 Gauge 1.5 Inch (x50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1012 - Bullet Clutch Earring Backs, Hypo Allergenic 5.5x5mm, 50 Pcs, Gold Tone
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5514 - Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
  • XTL-5600 - Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire, 1 Piece
Additional Information
Theme Summer, Nautical
Ingredients BGL-9797, SWP-8037, FJR-5176, FEA-1048, FHP-6257, FEA-1012,

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.
Cultured Sea Glass, Curved Square Pendants 22x22mm, Amber (2 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pieces.
$1.99 / Package | SKU: BGL-9797
22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 7mm 18 Gauge (50 pcs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.69 / Package | SKU: FJR-5176
Earring Posts, Stud with Ball 4mm, Gold Plated (10 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Pairs.
$8.59 / Package | SKU: FEA-1048
Open Eye Pins, 1.5 Inches Long and 22 Gauge Thick, 22K Gold Plated (50 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.70 / Package | SKU: FHP-6257
Earring Backs, Hypo Allergenic Bullet Clutch 5.5x5mm, Gold Tone (25 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 25 Pairs.
$3.29 / Package | SKU: FEA-1012
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
The Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
$8.49 / Package | SKU: XTL-5514
Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - For Cutting Beading Wire (1 Piece)

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