Day Dreaming Earrings Instructions Designed by Cheri Carlson
Get lost in the swirls and facets of these pretty Czech glass and Swarovski crystal earrings.
Step one: Cut a 1½ inch piece of sterling silver 24 gauge wire and thread a Swarovski 6mm Indian pink rivoli pendant. Make a wrapped loop pendant bail. For help making a wrapped loop pendant bail please visit the Handy Tips section in the Learning Center. Attach this dangle to the loop of a sterling silver 1-inch eye pin.
Step two: On the eye pin thread a 10mm mint/raspberry deep cut nugget and a Swarovski 6mm Indian pink faceted roundelle. Finish with a simple loop. For help making a simple loop please visit the Handy Tips section in the Learning Center. Attach this loop to one of the loops on the sterling silver large clover shape link with holes.
Step three: Attach a sterling silver French hook earwire to the other loop on the link.
Step four: Repeat the steps to make the other earring
Approximate size: 3-inches Estimated time: Under an hour Difficulty level: Beginner
Tools Used: Side cutters - semi-flush (TOOL-131) Chain nose pliers (TOOL-106) Round Nose Pliers (TOOL-108) Sterling silver wire round 24 gauge half hard - approx. 1 troy oz (48ft) (SSWR24HH1)
List of Components: Swarovski 6428 6mm rivoli pendant Indian pink (6428-INP6, qty 2) Swarovski 5040 6mm faceted roundelle Indian pink (5040-INP6, qty 2) 10mm mint/raspberry deep cut nugget (CR-NG040, qty 2) Sterling silver large clover shape link with holes (ISLX-0062, qty 2) Sterling silver French hook earwire with ball and coil (SS-EAR02, qty 2) Sterling silver 1-inch eye pin 24 gauge (SS-EP41, qty 2)