Earrings with Swarovski Crystal

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Version A "Love Letter":

STEP 1
Cut 20 cm of 0.6 mm wire. Make a double loop at one end of the wire using round nose pliers and cut off the excess wire as shown.
STEP 2
String eleven Swarovski XILION Beads art. 5328 3 mm onto the wire. Bend the wire to a form a right angle then string on 7 more XILION Beads. Repeat this step 2 more times to form a rectangle as shown in the illustration.
STEP 3
Wind the wire around the loop twice, bend to form the shape as shown in the illustration and string on 13 XILION Beads. Wind the wire around the edge in between the 11th and the 12th Bead twice and cut off the remaining wire.
STEP 4
Cut a 2.5 cm piece of chain and attach it o the loop of the beaded "letter" using a 4 mm jump ring.
STEP 5
Thread the Swarovski Heart Bead art. 5942 through the chain as shown in the illustrations in this step. Open the loop on the French ear wire using flat nose pliers and insert it through the chain. Close the loop. Repeat steps 1 - 5 to create the other earring, but use the Swarovski Butterfly Bead art. 5954 instead of a Swarovski Heart Bead.

Version B "Heart":

STEP 6
Repeat step 1 to get a wire with a double loop at one of end, then thread 39 Swarovski XILION Beads art. 5328 3 mm Fuchsia onto it.
STEP 7
With the help of a pen, shape the wire to form a heart as shown. Twist the wire around the loop and cut off the remaining wire.
STEP 8
Cut a 2.5 cm chain and attach it the loop of the heart using a 4 mm jump ring and flat nose pliers.
STEP 9
Insert the Swarovski Butterfly Bead art. 5954 onto the chain and open the loop on the French ear wire.
STEP 10
Insert the French ear wire onto the chain and close the loop.
STEP 11
Repeat steps 1 - 5 to create a letter shaped earring.

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