Retired - Silver, Red, White, and Green Heirloom Ornament

PROJECT C116
Designer: Andrea Morici
Skill Level: Beginner

These charming ornaments will make wonderful gifts, certain to be cherished and passed down through the generations.

Instructions

Note: Components and tools listed within this INSTRUCTIONS box and the printer-friendly PDF, if available, may have been discontinued since this project was published. Refer to the PURCHASE COMPONENTS and TOOLS AND OTHER SUPPLIES sections for current availability.

  1. Cut three pieces of wire at two inches long each.
  2. Make a simple loop at one end of each piece of wire to make them into eyepins.
  3. Onto one of the eyepins thread a cone flower bead cap, a white glass drop bead, and a pinwheel bead cap.
  4. Make another simple loop and trim off excess wire.
  5. Onto another eyepin thread the 20mm round green glass bead, sandwiched between two 8mm open flower bead caps.
  6. Make another simple loop and trim off excess wire.
  7. On the third eyepin thread a scalloped flower bead cap, a large 28mm round glass bead, and a pinwheel bead cap.
  8. Make another simple loop and trim off excess wire.
  9. Onto the headpin thread a cone flower bead cap and an Austrian crystal bicone.
  10. Make another simple loop and trim off excess wire.
  11. Open the loop at the bottom of the drop bead and thread it through one of the loop on the smaller round bead. Close loop once more.
  12. Open the loop on the opposite side of the smaller round bead and thread it though the loop on the large round bead closest to the scalloped bead cap. Close loop again.
  13. Open the loop on the Austrian crystal bicone drop and thread it through the other loop on the large round bead. Close loop again.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • WCR-2030 - Artistic Wire, Silver Plated Craft Wire 20 Gauge Thick, 6 Yard Spool, Tarnish Resistant Silver
    Project uses 6 inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-5319 - Beadalon Silver Plated Ball Head Pins - 22 Gauge - 2 Inches (24)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • BMB-6459 - Bright Silver Plated Cone Flower Bead Caps 6mm x 3.5mm (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BMB-6462 - Bright Silver Plated Open Pinwheel Bead Caps 9mm (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BMB-6456 -
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BMB-6470 - Bright Silver Plated Scalloped Flower Bead Caps 8mm (24)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • BGL-1061 - Hand Blown Lampwork Glass 20mm Round Beads Green Silver Foil (4)
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

  • BGL-1943 -
    Project uses 1 piece. You will need 1 package.

Additional Information
Theme Christmas
Ingredients WCR-2030, FHP-5319, BMB-6459, BMB-6462, BMB-6456, BMB-6470, BGL-1061, BGL-1943,

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. This project is RETIRED. 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.
Artistic Wire, Silver Plated Craft Wire 20 Gauge Thick, Tarnish Resistant Silver (6 Yard Spool)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Spool.
$7.49 / Package | SKU: WCR-2030
Beadalon Head Pin, with Ball Head 2 Inches Long and 22 Gauge Thick, Silver Plated (24 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 24 Pieces.
$4.49 / Package | SKU: FHP-5319
Bright Silver Plated Cone Flower Bead Caps 6mm x 3.5mm (50 pcs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.49 / Package | SKU: BMB-6459
Bright Silver Plated Open Pinwheel Bead Caps 9mm (50 pcs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$4.39 / Package | SKU: BMB-6462
Earn Reward Points Earn Reward Points with your purchase of project components or tools.

Tools and Other Supplies:

Featured New Video [VIEW ALL VIDEOS]

Accessible Options For closed captions/subtitles, click the CC icon on the video player after starting the video.

You recently viewed

Clear recently viewed