Earrings with Celestial Crystal® Beads

STEP 1
Cut a 3-foot length of Nymo® nylon thread.

Thread a needle onto the thread, leaving a 4-inch tail. Repeat to add a needle to the opposite end of the thread.
STEP 2
String three 3mm cobalt bicones and position in the middle of the thread.
STEP 3
With both needles weaving in the same direction, pick up one 3mm bicone and pull the thread tight.
STEP 4
With the left needle, pick up two 3mm bicones.

With the right needle, pick up two 3mm bicones.

With both needles weaving in the same direction, pick up one 3mm bicone and pull the thread tight.

Repeat.
STEP 5
With the left needle, pick up one 4mm cobalt bicone.

With the right needle, pick up two 3mm bicones.

With both needles weaving in the same direction, pick up one 3mm bicone and pull the thread tight.
STEP 6
With the left needle, pick up two 3mm bicones.

With the right needle, pick up one 4mm bicone.

With both needles weaving in the same direction, pick up one 3mm bicone and pull the thread tight.
STEP 7
Repeat Step 5.
STEP 8
With the left needle, pick up one 6mm cobalt round.

With the right needle, pick up two 4mm bicones.

With both needles weaving in the same direction, pass through one 4mm bicone and pull the thread tight.
STEP 9
With the left needle, pick up two 4mm bicones.

With the right needle, pick up one 6mm cobalt round.

With both needles weaving in the same direction, pass through one 4mm bicone and pull the thread tight.

Repeat.
STEP 10
Repeat Step 8.
STEP 11
With both needles weaving in the same direction, pick up one 8mm cobalt round.
STEP 12
With the left needle, pick up five 3mm bicones. Pull the thread tight and secure with a knot below the 8mm round.

Repeat with the right needle.
STEP 13
String a 1-1/2 inch headpin up through the 8mm round and one 4mm bicone then create a simple loop.
STEP 14
Pass the loop of an earwire through the simple loop created in Step 13 then close.
STEP 15
Repeat Steps 1 - 14 to create the second earring.

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