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Cosmos Sorbet Earrings

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Cosmos Sorbet Earrings Instructions
Designed by Cynthia Kimura

These Cosmo Sorbet earrings are just what you need to get in the mood for spring. The lampwork and Venetian glass beads in this design are vibrant pink and green, the same colors you'll find in the flowers that sprout up in greenhouses and gardens. These earrings match perfectly with their companion Cosmos Sorbet Necklace.

Be sure to check out how these earrings fit into the Sorbet Wedding Trend.

Step one: Glue the rhodium glue-in basic looped bead cap to the top of one of the pink and lime green mix roundels using E-6000 glue. Prop the bead up and allow the glue to dry completely. Then, glue the antique silver-plated pewter glue-in beaded cap with loop to the bottom of the same roundel. Let it dry completely. For detailed instructions on how to use glue-in caps, please visit the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center.

Step two: Thread the loop of the French hook earwire with ball and coil onto the loop of the basic bead cap and close it.

Step three: On a sterling silver 20 gauge 2-inch head pin, thread an antique silver four flowers rondell, a peridot Venetian glass white center 12mm disc, and a rondell. Attach the headpin to the beaded cap using a simple loop. For detailed instructions on how to make a simple loop, please visit the Handy Tips section of the Learning Center. Repeat steps one through three to create the second earring.
Approximate size: 2¼ inches
Estimated time:½ hour
Difficulty level: Beginner

Tools Used:
Chain nose pliers (TOOL-106)
Round nose pliers (TOOL-108)
E6000 Glue 3.7 FL. OZ. (E6000, qty 1)
List of Components:
Pink and lime green mix roundels (7pcs) (LMP-0002, qty 1)
Venetian glass white center 12mm disc - peridot (VDK-PER12, qty 2)
Rhodium glue-in basic bead cap with loop (RB-5703, qty 2)
Antique silver plated pewter glue-in beaded cap with loop (SA-5706, qty 2)
French hook earwire with ball and coil (SS-EAR09, qty 2)
2-inch head pin 20 gauge (sterling silver) (SS-HP02, qty 2)
Antique silver four flowers rondell (RBA-5675, qty 4)

Purchase Idea Kit Components

Pink and Lime Green Mix Lampwork Roundel Bead (7pcs) Strand
Code: LMP-0002
Length 8mm, Width 12-15.5mm 
Sale Price: $23.79
Price: $26.44
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Venetian Glass White Center 12mm Disc - Peridot
Code: VDK-PER12
Length 12mm, Width 12mm, Depth 7-9mm 
1-56-1112+
$2.28 $1.73$2.10 $1.59$1.94 $1.47
Qty>
TierraCast Rhodium Large-Hole Basic Bead Cap with Loop
Code: RB-5703
Height 12mm, Width 7.5mm, Post dia. 2.5mm 
1-1112-2324+
$0.95 $0.76$0.88 $0.70$0.80 $0.64
Qty>
TierraCast Antique Silver Large-Hole Beaded Cap with Loop
Code: SA-5706
Height 12mm, Width 7.5mm, Post dia 2.5mm 
1-1112-2324+
$0.95 $0.76$0.88 $0.70$0.80 $0.64
Qty>
Sterling Silver French Hook Earwire with Ball and Coil
Code: SS-EAR09
Height 25mm 
1-910-1920+
$1.26 $1.07$1.16 $0.98$1.07 $0.90
Qty>
2-inch Head Pin, 20 Gauge (Sterling Silver)
Code: SS-HP02
Length 2 inches, 20 Gauge 
1-1112-2324+
$0.74 $0.62$0.68 $0.57$0.62 $0.52
Qty>
TierraCast Antique Silver Four Flowers Rondell
Code: RBA-5675
Length 3mm, Width 5.5mm 
1-2425-4950+
$0.36 $0.30$0.33 $0.28$0.30 $0.25
Qty>

Purchase Tools & Supplies

Chain Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-106
Sale Price: $6.21
Price: $7.14
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Round Nose Pliers
Code: TOOL-108
Sale Price: $6.21
Price: $7.14
Qty>
E6000 Glue 3.7 Fluid Ounces
Code: E6000
Sale Price: $4.66
Price: $5.49
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