Retired - Hopeless Romantic Earrings

PROJECT E1034
Designer: Megan Milliken
Skill Level: Beginner
Pretty jet black Czech glass beads and white crystal faux pearls hang from black components in these elegant earrings.
Instructions
Remember to double these instructions to create your matched pair of earrings.
  1. Use a pair of chain nose pliers to separate links from your length of Czech glass jet beaded chain. Separate out one link of each of the three larger sizes of bead. leaving out the smallest size.
  2. Use the loops at the ends of the links to hang the three links together with the largest bead first and the smallest last.
  3. Place a 4mm white faux pearl onto a black plated 2", 21 gauge headpin. Create a simple wire loop after the pearl and trim the excess.
  4. Hang the pearl from the end of the link with the smallest size black bead.
  5. Place another pearl onto the straight end of a black finish unfinished earring hook. Create a simple wire loop after the pearl and trim the excess.
  6. Use this wire loop to hang the link with the largest size bead from the earring hook.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • SWP-4001 - Swarovski Crystal, 5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 4mm, 50 Pieces, White
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-7121 - TierraCast Black Plated Brass Head Pins 2 Inches / 21 Gauge (x50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1550 - TierraCast Black Finish Niobium Unfinished Earring Hook 20 Gauge (2 Pairs)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5032 - Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
  • XTL-5600 - Xuron Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - Wire/Soft Flex
Additional Information
Theme Special Occasion
Ingredients SWP-4001, FHP-7121, FEA-1550,

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, #5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 4mm, 50 Pieces, White
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$4.15 / Package | SKU: SWP-4001
TierraCast Black Plated Brass Head Pins 2 Inches / 21 Gauge (x50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.15 / Package | SKU: FHP-7121
TierraCast Black Finish Niobium Unfinished Earring Hook 20 Gauge (2 Pairs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 2 Pairs.
$2.99 / Package | SKU: FEA-1550
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
$12.59 / Package | SKU: XTL-5032

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