Retired - A Vintage Twist Earrings

PROJECT E2043
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Beginner
The SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS Ivory Crystal Faux Pearls give these twisted bails all the elegance and grace of vintage style jewelry.
Instructions
By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring. For instruction on how to use Pinch Bail Earring Findings, please watch our video here.
  1. Begin by carefully prying open the pinch bail earring. Open it just enough to fit the bead in.
  2. Slide the bead in between the prongs of the bail.
  3. Carefully pinch the bail closed.
  4. Open the loop of the earring hook with your pliers, the same way you would a jump ring. Loop it around the loop of the bail finding. Close the loop.
  5. All done.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • SWP-8045 - Swarovski Crystal, 5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 8mm, 25 Pieces, Ivory
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FCO-9380 - Pinch Bail for Pendants, Single Twist, 32mm, 2 Pieces, Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-3020 - 22K Gold Plated Fish Hook Earring Hooks (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5514 - Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
Additional Information
Theme Special Occasion, Bridal
Ingredients SWP-8045, FCO-9380, FEA-3020,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. 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.
Pinch Bail for Earrings or Pendants, Single Twist, 32mm, 2 Pieces, Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pieces.
$2.65 / Package | SKU: FCO-9380
22K Gold Plated Fish Hook Earring Hooks 15x15mm (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$7.65 / Package | SKU: FEA-3020
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
$7.75 / Package | SKU: XTL-5514
The Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose

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