Retired - Fezziwig Dance Earrings

PROJECT E2177
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Intermediate
Get your dancing shoes on and bring on the good cheer with these festive Swarovski Crystal earrings.
Instructions
By following the instructions below you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. Begin by setting the stone into the setting. You can do this by using a popsicle stick or the side of a nylon jaw pliers. Please watch our video here to see this easy technique. Once your stone is in the setting, set it aside.
  2. Using your flush cutters, cut off 8 inches of beading wire.
  3. On to this beading wire string one 8mm crystal and slide this down to the center of the wire.
  4. Then, on one side of the wire string on one gold bead, one 6mm crystal, one gold bead, one 6mm crystal, one gold bead, and one 4mm crystal. The repeat this on the other side of the wire.
  5. Next string each end of the wire through the two holes of the set stone.
  6. Then on one side string one 4mm crystal, one gold bead, and one 4mm crystal. Repeat on the other strand.
  7. Take both wires up through one gold bead and one 6mm crystal.
  8. Onto both wires string on one crimp bead and one closed jump ring. Thread the wire back down through the crimp tube. Pull snug and adjust the wires to get them nice and even. Then using the crimpers, crimp the crimp tube. Use you flush cutters to trim any excess wire. Add a crimp cover.
  9. Finally, open the loop of the earring hook, same as you would a jump ring and attach it to the jump ring. Close the loop and you're all done!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • FEA-9452 - Large French Ear Wire, 16mm Long 20 Gauge Wire, 20 Pieces, Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWC-9365 - Swarovski Crystal, 1122 Rivoli Fancy Stones 14mm, 2 Pieces, Emerald Sf
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWCR-4404 - Swarovski Crystal Fancy Stone Setting, Fits 1122 14mm Rivoli, 2 Pieces, Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWC-0885 - Swarovski Crystal, 5000 Round Beads 8mm, 8 Pieces, Light Siam
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWC-0685 - Swarovski Crystal, 5000 Round Beads 6mm, 10 Pieces, Light Siam
    Project uses 10 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWC-0485 - Swarovski Crystal, 5000 Round Beads 4mm, 12 Pieces, Light Siam
    Project uses 12 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-4012 - 22K Gold Plated Closed Jump Rings 5mm 19 Gauge (20)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FCR-1058 - Bright Gold Tone Crimp Bead Covers 5mm (x144)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FCR-1719 - BeadSmith Crimp Tubes, 2.5x2.5mm, 100 Pieces, Gold Plated
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • XCR-67543 - Beadalon Wire Satin Gold 7 Strand .015 Inch / 30Ft
    Project uses 16 Inches. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5608 - Xuron 4 In 1 Crimping Pliers - Works On 1, 2 And 3mm Crimps!
  • XTL-5600 - Xuron Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - Wire/Soft Flex
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-0074 - Eurotool Nylon Jaw Pliers Chain Nose- For Scratch-Free Wire Work
Additional Information
Theme Special Occasion, Christmas
Ingredients FEA-9452, SWC-9365, SWCR-4404, SWC-0885, SWC-0685, SWC-0485, FJR-4012, FCR-1058, FCR-1719, XCR-67543,
Useful Techniques & Learning Guides

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, #1122 Rivoli Fancy Stones 14mm, 2 Pieces, Emerald Foiled
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pieces.
$2.55 / Package | SKU: SWC-9365
Swarovski Crystal Fancy Stone Setting, Fits #1122 14mm Rivoli, 2 Pieces, Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pieces.
$3.15 / Package | SKU: SWCR-4404
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
Swarovski Crystal, #5000 Round Beads 6mm, 10 Pieces, Light Siam
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Pieces.
$4.25 / Package | SKU: SWC-0685
Swarovski Crystal, #5000 Round Beads 4mm, 12 Pieces, Light Siam
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 12 Pieces.
$3.29 / Package | SKU: SWC-0485
22K Gold Plated Closed Jump Rings 5mm 19 Gauge (20)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$2.99 / Package | SKU: FJR-4012
Bright Gold Tone Crimp Bead Covers 5mm (x144)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 144 Pieces.
$13.39 / Package | SKU: FCR-1058
BeadSmith Crimp Tubes, 2.5x2.5mm, 100 Pieces, Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$2.15 / Package | SKU: FCR-1719
Beadalon Wire Satin Gold 7 Strand .015 Inch / 30Ft
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$4.05 / Package | SKU: XCR-67543
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Xuron 4 In 1 Crimping Pliers - Works On 1, 2 And 3mm Crimps!
Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose

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