Retired - Christmas Treat Earrings

PROJECT E7044
Designer: Rachel Zaimont
Skill Level: Beginner
Swarovski crystal beads evoke a tasty, wrapped Christmas candy in these sweet, seasonal earrings.
Instructions
By following the instructions below you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. To make these earrings, please watch our video: How to Make the Butterscotch Candy Earrings.
  2. In this video you will learn how to make this project from start to finish, including how to cut the wire, make a simple wire loop, string the beads and chain and assemble the earrings. Simply substitute the red and green beads for the beads shown in the video.
  3. Enjoy your earrings!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • SWC-0885 - Swarovski Crystal, 5000 Round Beads 8mm, 8 Pieces, Light Siam
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWBB-7786 - Swarovski Crystal, 5542 Dome Beads 8mm, 2 Pieces, Dark Moss Green
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

  • WCR-2433 - Artistic Wire, Copper Craft Wire 24 Gauge Thick, 10 Yard Spool, Tarnish Resistant Brass
    Project uses 6 inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5452 - 22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 22 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • CHA-10059 - Bright 22K Gold Plated Delicate Cable Chain 2.5 x 1.5mm - Bulk By The Foot
    Project uses 4 inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-9977 - Gold Plated Earring Hooks With Crystal - Clear Glass Crystal (10)
    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 - Xuron Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - Wire/Soft Flex
Additional Information
Theme Winter, Christmas
Ingredients SWC-0885, SWBB-7786, WCR-2433, FJR-5452, CHA-10059, FEA-9977,

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.
Swarovski Crystal, #5000 Round Beads 8mm, 8 Pieces, Light Siam
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 8 Pieces.
$4.99 / Package | SKU: SWC-0885
Artistic Wire, Copper Craft Wire 24 Gauge Thick, 10 Yard Spool, Tarnish Resistant Brass
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$3.19 / Package | SKU: WCR-2433
22K Gold Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 22 Gauge (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$2.17 / Package | SKU: FJR-5452
22K Gold Plated Delicate Cable Chain, 1.5mm, by the Foot
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = By The Foot.
$3.19 / Package | SKU: CHA-10059
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
$7.49 / Package | SKU: XTL-5514

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