Retired - Santa Baby Earrings

PROJECT E8000
Designer: Alexandra Smith
Skill Level: Intermediate
These earrings are a creative and crafty way to accessorize your holidays! A wonderfully rendered ceramic Santa Claus bead is nestled in a wire-wrapped seed bead wreath, adrift in a snowfall of cable chain dangles.
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.

By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. Please watch the video: How to Make the Santa Baby Earrings. In this video, you will see how to create a wire wrapped frame with focal bead and chain dangles.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BWC-3016 - Painted Ceramic Bead - Mini Holiday Santa Claus 8.5x15mm (2)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5467 - Silver Plated Open Jump Rings 6mm 21 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • WCR-2030 - Artistic Wire, Silver Plated Craft Wire 20 Gauge Thick, 6 Yard Spool, Tarnish Resistant Silver
    Project uses 12 Inches. You will need 1 package.

  • CHA-2400 - Silver Plated 2mm x 2.4mm Cable Chain - By The Foot
    Project uses 12 Inches. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-5325 - Silver Plated Head Pins 2 Inches/21 Gauge (X50)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-9971 - Silver Plated Earring Hooks With Crystal - Clear Glass Crystal (10)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • JSH-0024 - Toho Round Seed Beads 8/0 37 'Silver Lined Olivine' 8 Gram Tube
    Project uses 1 tube. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-0033 - Wubbers Classic Series Chain Nose Quality Jeweller's Pliers
  • XTL-5514 - Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
  • XTL-5515 - Beadsmith Jewelry Wire Side Cutters (Nippers) Pliers
  • XTL-5670 - Wubbers Classic Series Narrow Flat Nose Duckbill Pliers - 3mm Wide Jaws
Additional Information
Theme Christmas
Ingredients BWC-3016, FJR-5467, WCR-2030, CHA-2400, FHP-5325, FEA-9971, JSH-0024,

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.
Silver Plated Open Jump Rings 6mm 21 Gauge (50 pcs)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$3.49 / Package | SKU: FJR-5467
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
Silver Plated Cable Chain, 1.8mm, by the Foot
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = By The Foot.
$2.19 / Package | SKU: CHA-2400
Head Pins, 2 Inches Long and 21 Gauge Thick, Silver Plated (50 Pieces)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 50 Pieces.
$6.29 / Package | SKU: FHP-5325
Toho Round Seed Beads 8/0 37 'Silver Lined Olivine' 8 Gram Tube
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Tube.
$1.99 / Package | SKU: JSH-0024
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Wubbers Classic Series Chain Nose Quality Jeweller's Pliers
The Beadsmith Jewelry Fine Round Nose Micro Pliers
$8.49 / Package | SKU: XTL-5514
The Beadsmith Jewelry Wire Side Cutters, Nippers, Pliers

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