Earrings with Swarovski Crystal Beads and Sterling Silver Stardust Beads

STEP 1
String one Swarovski 3mm bicone fuchsia crystal, one sterling silver 5mm stardust round bead, and one Swarovski 3mm bicone fuchsia crystal onto a headpin. Using a pair of round-nose pliers, chain-nose pliers and flush-cutters, form a simple loop on the straight end of the wire, creating a 5mm round stardust bead drop. Repeat to create twenty-six 5mm round stardust bead drops.

Repeat to create twenty-six sterling silver 5mm smooth round bead drops by stringing one Swarovski 3mm bicone fuchsia crystal, one sterling silver 5mm smooth round bead, and one Swarovski 3mm bicone fuchsia crystal onto a headpin.
STEP 2
Using flush-cutters, cut two 2-inch lengths of sterling silver 6x5mm cable chain.
STEP 3
Using a pair of chain-nose pliers and flat-nose pliers, open the loop on a 5mm round stardust bead drop. Pass the loop through the fifth loop on a 2-inch length of sterling silver 6x5mm cable chain. Close the loop. Repeat to attach six 5mm round stardust bead drops and five 5mm round smooth bead drops to the fifth loop and seven 5mm round stardust bead drops and nine 5mm round smooth bead drops to the last loop on the 2-inch length of sterling silver 6x5mm cable chain.
STEP 4
Open the loop on an earwire. Pass the loop through the first link on the 2-inch length of sterling silver 6x5mm cable chain. Close the loop.
STEP 5
Repeat Steps 3 and 4 to create the second earring.

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