Retired - Trini Earrings

PROJECT E1063
Designer: Megan Milliken
Skill Level: Beginner
Bright and fresh, these earrings feature pretty Czech glass beads with gold plated components.
Instructions
  1. Place a crystal teardrop Czech glass bead onto a 22k gold plated 2" head pin and create a simple wire loop after the bead.
  2. Place another teardrop bead onto a 22k gold plated 2" eye pin and create a simple loop.
  3. Place a 6mm light emerald AB round fire polish bead onto another eye pin and create a simple loop. Repeat with a second green bead and another eye pin.
  4. Hang one of the green bead links from the loop on a 22k gold plated post earring.
  5. Hang the teardrop link (the one with 2 loops) from the bottom of the hung green bead link.
  6. Hang the second green bead link from the bottom of the hung teardrop link.
  7. Hang the teardrop dangle (the one with 1 loop) from the bottom of the second hung green bead link.
  8. Place a 22k gold plated earring back onto the earring post.
  9. Repeat these instructions to make your second earring.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BCP-3670 - Czech Fire Polished Glass Beads 6mm Round Light Emerald AB (25)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • BCP-5900 - Czech Fire Polished Glass Beads 10mm x 12.5mm Teardrop Crystal (4)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1048 - 22K Gold Plated Stud Earrings Ball Post & Ring 4mm (20)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1015 - 22K Gold Plated Earring Backs (Earnuts) Med. (100)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-6258 - 22K Gold Plated Open Eye Pins 22 Gauge 2 Inch (x50)
    Project uses 6 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-5221 - 22K Gold Plated Head Pins - 22 Gauge, 2 Inches (X50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5600 - Xuron Sharp Flush Cutter Pliers - Wire/Soft Flex
  • XTL-5032 - Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
Additional Information
Theme Spring, Special Occasion
Ingredients BCP-3670, BCP-5900, FEA-1048, FEA-1015, FHP-6258, FHP-5221,

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.
22K Gold Plated Stud Earrings Ball Post & Ring 4mm (20)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$8.59 / Package | SKU: FEA-1048
Earring Backs, Medium Clutch 5.5mm, 100 Pieces, 22K Gold Plated
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 100 Pieces.
$10.35 / Package | SKU: FEA-1015
22K Gold Plated Open Eye Pins 22 Gauge 2 Inch (x50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$5.05 / Package | SKU: FHP-6258
22K Gold Plated Head Pins - 22 Gauge, 2 Inches (X50)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$6.85 / Package | SKU: FHP-5221
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Tools and Other Supplies:

The Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
The Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose

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