Earrings with Wood Beads, Wirework and Aluminum Chain
-- Designer --
Rose, Jewelry Production Specialist, Marketing Content Development Group, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®To learn more about Rose Wingenbach, read her jewelry artist success story here
: : : Materials : : :
- Bead, wood, dark pink, 5x4mm barrel (16 beads)
- Bead, wood, dark blue, 10x10x10mm rounded triangle (6 beads)
- Headpin, niobium, dark blue, 1-1/2 inch, 21 gauge (8 headpins)
- Eyepin, niobium, dark blue, 1-3/4 inch, 21 gauge (6 eyepins)
- Earwire, anodized niobium, navy, 13mm fishhook with open loop, 20 gauge (2 earwires)
- Chain, aluminum, red, 6x4mm curb
- Wire, Zebra Wire, color-coated copper, sapphire blue, round, 28 gauge
- Wire, anodized aluminum, green, 4x1.2mm flat
- Pliers, wire-wrapping
- Hole punch pliers, EUROTOOL
- Pliers, flush-cutter
- Pliers, round-nose
- Pliers, chain-nose
- Pliers, bent-nose
- Two 5-inch lengths of green 4x1.2mm flat aluminum wire
- Two 5-inch lengths of sapphire blue 28-gauge Zebra Wire™
- Six 2-inch lengths of red 6x4mm aluminum curb chain
Repeat to punch four holes in the second 4-loop link.
Repeat to attach two wood dark pink 5x4mm barrel beads using one headpin on each of the bottom three holes on the 4-loop link.
Repeat to attach one wood dark blue 10mm rounded triangle beading link and one 2-inch length of chain to double wood dark pink 5x4mm barrel bead drop on the bottom the middle and right 8mm loop on the 4-loop link.
: : : Additional Resources : : :
- ''Making a Simple Loop'' how-to video and illustrated instructions
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