Retired - Monkey Around Earrings

PROJECT E2053
Designer: Kat Silvia
Skill Level: Beginner
These playful monkeys are just hanging around in trees of made of jump rings and seed beads. How cute?!
Instructions
By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. Open one jump ring and attach it to the monkey charm. Close this jump ring.
  2. To the jump ring you just added you will make a chain of seven more jump rings by opening and closing the jump rings. When you come to the last jump ring in the chain you will attach it to the loop of the leverback earring finding. Close the jump ring. Set this piece aside.
  3. Open one jump ring and string on one green seed bead. Close the jump ring.
  4. Open one jump ring and attach it to the jump ring you just put the seed bead on it, before closing the ring, string on one seed bead to each side of the jump ring. Close the jump ring. Repeat this step until you have a chain of seven jump rings total. Set this piece aside.
  5. Repeat the two previous steps so that you have two jump ring chains with seed beads.
  6. Attach the last jump ring of each chain with two seed beads on it, to the jump ring that is attached to the earring finding. One on each side of the chain with the monkey on it. Close the jump rings.
  7. All done!
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • PND-10464 - Silver Plated and Enameled Charm, Hanging Monkey (Left) 19.2x11.2x4mm, 1 Piece, Brown
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • PND-10561 - Silver Plated and Enameled Charm, Hanging Monkey (Right) 19.2x11.2x4mm, 1 Piece, Brown
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • JSH-0209 - Toho Round Seed Beads 8/0 27B 'Silver Lined Grass Green' 8 Gram Tube
    Project uses 26 beads. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5150 - Silver Plated Open Jump Rings 5mm 20 Gauge (x100)
    Project uses 22 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-6005 - Silver Plated Leverback Earrings -50 Earring Findings
    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
Additional Information
Ingredients PND-10464, PND-10561, JSH-0209, FJR-5150, FEA-6005,

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.
Toho Round Seed Beads 8/0 27B 'Silver Lined Grass Green' 8 Gram Tube
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Tube.
$1.75 / Package | SKU: JSH-0209
Silver Plated Open Jump Rings 5mm 20 Gauge (x100)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$2.09 / Package | SKU: FJR-5150
Earring Findings, Leverback 13x11mm, 50 Pieces, Silver Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 25 Pairs.
$12.74 / Package | SKU: FEA-6005

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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