Mermaid Tail Earrings in Rainbow

PROJECT E2300
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate
Czech Glass Ginko 2-hole beads looks like the colorful little scales of a mermaid tail in these bead woven earrings.
Instructions
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 Make a Pair of Earrings with the Ginko 2-Hole Beads and Cymbal Bead Endings.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BCG-152 - Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Green
    Project uses 6 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BCG-151 - Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Teal Blue
    Project uses 8 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BCG-150 - Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Eggplant
    Project uses 6 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BCG-149 - Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Grape
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BCG-148 - Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Burgundy
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1017 - Bullet Clutch Earring Backs, Hypo Allergenic with Pad 7x11mm, 50 Pieces, Gold Tone
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-01142 - Gold Filled Stud Earrings Ball Post & Backs (1 Pair)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FCO-522 - Cymbal Bead Endings fit 8/0 Round Beads, Lakos IV, 18mm, 2 Pieces, 24kt Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • JSO-0277 - Toho Round Seed Beads 15/0 #PF557 'Galvanized Starlight' 8g
    Project uses 16 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • XCR-1280 - FireLine Braided Beading Thread, 4lb Test and 0.005 Thick, 15 Yards, Crystal Clear
    Project uses 1 Spool. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-3006 - Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 12 (4 Needles)
  • PL5130 - Tronex Tools, Short Chain Nose Pliers with Standard Handle and Tip Protector 5 Inches Long, 1 Piece
  • XTL-0117 - BeadSmith Ultra Thread Zap, Battery Operated Thread Trimmer, 1 Piece
Additional Information
Theme Summer, Nautical
Ingredients BCG-152, BCG-151, BCG-150, BCG-149, BCG-148, FEA-1017, FEA-01142, FCO-522, JSO-0277, XCR-1280,

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.
Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Green
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Grams.
$3.34 / Package | SKU: BCG-152
Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Teal Blue
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Grams.
$3.34 / Package | SKU: BCG-151
Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Eggplant
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Grams.
$3.34 / Package | SKU: BCG-150
Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Grape
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Grams.
$3.34 / Package | SKU: BCG-149
Czech Glass, 2-Hole Ginko Beads 7.5mm, 10 Grams, Shimmer Burgundy
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Grams.
$3.34 / Package | SKU: BCG-148
Bullet Clutch Earring Backs, Hypo Allergenic with Pad 7x11mm, 50 Pieces, Gold Tone
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$1.49 / Package | SKU: FEA-1017
Gold Filled Stud Earrings Ball Post & Backs (1 Pair)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Pair.
$6.22 / Package | SKU: FEA-01142
Cymbal Bead Endings fit 8/0 Round Beads, Lakos IV, 18mm, 2 Pieces, 24kt Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pieces.
$4.64 / Package | SKU: FCO-522
Toho Round Seed Beads 15/0 #PF557 'Galvanized Starlight' 8g
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Tube.
$2.99 / Package | SKU: JSO-0277
FireLine Braided Beading Thread, 4lb Test and 0.005 Thick, 15 Yards, Crystal Clear
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$3.97 / Package | SKU: XCR-1280
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 12 (4 Needles)

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