Retired - Crystal Dream Basketball Wives Style Earrings

PROJECT E754
Designer: Julie Bean
Skill Level: Intermediate
This ultra trendy earring design makes a powerful fashion statement. The large hoops have been easily created with memory wire and the spikes add instant drama to the look.
Instructions
By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. To make this project, please watch the video: How to Make Basketball Wives Style Earrings.
  2. Follow the same process as described in the video and place the following beads onto your memory wire hoop: 1 Beadelle Crystal 8mm rhinestone ball, 1 Beadelle Crystal 10mm rhinestone ball, 1 Beadelle Crystal 12mm rhinestone ball, 1 silver spike, 1 Beadelle Crystal 12mm rhinestone ball, 1 silver spike, 1 Beadelle Crystal 12mm rhinestone ball, 1 silver spike, 1 Beadelle Crystal 12mm rhinestone ball, 1 Beadelle Crystal 10mm rhinestone ball, and 1 Beadelle Crystal 8mm rhinestone ball.
  3. Attach your ball stud earring post the same way as shown in the video.
  4. Have fun wearing these!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • WXM-020 - Bright Silver Color Bracelet Memory Wire 12 Loops
    Project uses 2 loops. You will need 1 package.

  • BPL-0204 - Spike Beads 35mm - Metallic Silver Tone (10 Pieces)
    Project uses 6 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BDLL-2004 - Beadelle Crystal 12mm Rhinestone Ball - Silver Plated / Crystal (2 Beads)
    Project uses 8 pieces. You will need 4 packages.

  • BDLL-2003 - Beadelle Crystal 10mm Rhinestone Ball - Silver Plated / Crystal (2 Beads)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

  • BDLL-2002 - Beadelle Crystal 8mm Rhinestone Ball - Silver Plated / Crystal (2 Beads)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

  • FEA-1013 - Silver Plated Earring Backs (Earnuts) Med. (100)
    Project uses 1 pair. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1045 - Silver Plated Stud Earrings Ball Post & Ring 4mm (20)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5612 - Beadalon Memory Wire Shears Cutting Pliers -Strong & Easy
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5514 - Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
Additional Information
Ingredients WXM-020, BPL-0204, BDLL-2004, BDLL-2003, BDLL-2002, FEA-1013, FEA-1045,

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.
Bright Silver Color Bracelet Memory Wire 12 Loops
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Pack.
$2.39 / Package | SKU: WXM-020
Earring Backs, Medium Clutch 5.5mm, 100 Pieces, Silver Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$5.49 / Package | SKU: FEA-1013
Silver Plated Stud Earrings Ball Post & Ring 4mm (20)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$5.99 / Package | SKU: FEA-1045
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Beadalon Memory Wire Shears Cutting Pliers -Strong & Easy
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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