Retired - Purple Dahlia Earrings

PROJECT E819
Designer: Julie Bean
Skill Level: Intermediate
These pretty earrings take on a flower shape when SuperDuos and 2-hole Chilli beads are bead woven together with 2 sizes of Swarovski pearls. You will have enough beads leftover to create a second pair of earrings to give as a gift.
Instructions
By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. To create this earring, please watch the video: How to Bead Weave the Dahlia Earrings with 2-Hole Chilli Beads
  2. In the video you will see how quick and easy it is to create the pretty flower shape of this design. You will also learn how to add a jump ring and attach the earring hook.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BCP-11525 - Preciosa Czech Glass, 2-Hole Chilli Beads 11x4mm, 40 Pieces, Jet Vega
    Project uses 16 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BCT-554 - Czech Glass SuperDuo 2-Hole Seed Beads 2x5mm - Opaque Amethyst Luster (8g)
    Project uses 14 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWP-6075 - Swarovski Crystal, 5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 6mm, 50 Pieces, Iridescent Purple
    Project uses 8 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWP-4026 - Swarovski Crystal, 5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 4mm, 50 Pieces, Lavender
    Project uses 8 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-3092 - Gun Metal Plated Plated Fish Hook Earring Hooks (50)
    Project uses 1 pair. You will need 1 package.

  • XCR-1285 - FireLine Braided Beading Thread, 4lb Test and 0.005 Thick, 15 Yards, Smoke Gray
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5453 - Gun Metal Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 22 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-3005 - Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 10 - 4 Needles
  • XTL-5700 - Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
Additional Information
Ingredients BCP-11525, BCT-554, SWP-6075, SWP-4026, FEA-3092, XCR-1285, FJR-5453,

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.
SuperDuo 2-Hole Czech Glass Beads, Opaque Amethyst Luster, 2x5mm, 8g Tube
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Tube.
$3.59 / Package | SKU: BCT-554
Swarovski Crystal, #5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 6mm, 50 Pieces, Iridescent Purple
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$8.69 / Package | SKU: SWP-6075
Swarovski Crystal, #5810 Round Faux Pearl Beads 4mm, 50 Pieces, Lavender
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$5.49 / Package | SKU: SWP-4026
Earring Findings, Fish Hook Ear Wire 15x15mm, 25 Pairs, Gun Metal Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 25 Pairs.
$4.39 / Package | SKU: FEA-3092
FireLine Braided Beading Thread, 4lb Test and 0.005 Thick, 15 Yards, Smoke Gray
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$6.59 / Package | SKU: XCR-1285
Gun Metal Plated Open Jump Rings 4mm 22 Gauge (50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$2.99 / Package | SKU: FJR-5453
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith English Beading Needles Size 10 - 4 Needles
Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
$7.35 / Package | SKU: XTL-5700

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