Wire Wrapped Luna Earrings

PROJECT E851
Designer: Julie Bean
Skill Level: Intermediate
Featuring all Sterling Silver wire and components, these wire wrapped link and gemstone earrings are a beautiful design that can go with just about any outfit. You can also easily create this same earring in gold filled.
Instructions
By following the instructions below, you will make one earring. Repeat all instructions to make the second earring.
  1. To make these earrings, please watch the video: How to Make the Wire Wrapped Luna Earrings.
  2. In this video you will learn how to wire wrap a circle link and add Miyuki Delica seed beads to accent the wrappings. You will also learn how to add a gemstone drop to a head pin and create a wrapped wire loop and then suspend it from the link.
Tip: Choose your favorite sterling silver link shape for this project and your favorite gemstone drop.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • SPAM-08006 - Amethyst Gemstone Beads, Faceted Teardrops 6x8mm, 6 Pieces, Purple
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • DB-1832 - Miyuki Delica Seed Beads, 11/0 Size, 7.2 Grams, Duracoat Galvanized Gold DB1832
    Project uses 40 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-03042 - Sterling Silver Open Jump Rings 4mm 22 Gauge (20)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-015 - Round French Ear Wire, with 1.5mm Ball End 15x13mm, 4 Pieces, Sterling Silver
    Project uses 1 pair. You will need 1 package.

  • FHP-02520 - Sterling Silver Head pins 24 Gauge 2 Inches (10)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • WSS-22671 - 1 Oz. (76 Ft.) Sterling Silver Wire 26 Gauge - Round-Dead Soft
    Project uses 2 feet. You will need 1 package.

  • FCO-109 - Large Circle Closed Jump Ring Link, 25mm Diameter / 18 Gauge Thick, 1 Piece, Sterling Silver
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5520 - Lindstrom EX Series - Flush Cutter Pliers 5 Inches Long
  • XTL-5032 - Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
  • XTL-0020 - Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
Additional Information
Theme Delicate
Ingredients SPAM-08006, DB-1832, FJR-03042, FEA-015, FHP-02520, WSS-22671, FCO-109,
Useful Techniques & Learning Guides

Purchase Components

Purchase the components needed to make this project. Change quantities as needed to make multiple pieces. Tip: Save this project to your wishlist to easily return to project instructions.
Amethyst Gemstone Beads, Faceted Teardrops 6x8mm, 6 Pieces, Purple
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 6 Pieces.
$10.21 / Package | SKU: SPAM-08006
Miyuki Delica Seed Beads, 11/0 Size, 7.2 Grams, Duracoat Galvanized Gold DB1832
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 7.2 gms tube.
$11.35 / Package | SKU: DB-1832
Sterling Silver Open Jump Rings 4mm 22 Gauge (20)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 20 Pieces.
$4.39 / Package | SKU: FJR-03042
Sterling Silver Head pins 24 Gauge 2 Inches (10)
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 10 Pieces.
$5.85 / Package | SKU: FHP-02520
1 Oz. (76 Ft.) Sterling Silver Wire 26 Gauge - Round-Dead Soft
You will need 1 package(s).
1 package = 1 Ounce Coil.
$61.99 / Package | SKU: WSS-22671
Large Circle Open Frame Link, 25mm Diameter / 18 Gauge Thick, 1 Piece, Sterling Silver
You will need 2 package(s).
1 package = 1 Piece.
$2.75 / Package | SKU: FCO-109
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Tools and Other Supplies:

Lindstrom EX Series - Flush Cutter Pliers 5 Inches Long
Beadsmith Wire Looping Pliers - Concave And Round Nose
$12.59 / Package | SKU: XTL-5032
Baby Wubbers Quality Fine Chain Nose Jeweller's Pliers
$22.95 / Package | SKU: XTL-0020

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