It is easier to open and close a jump ring with two chain nose pliers. You will also need round nose pliers to make a loop to the head pin or eye pin and a cutter tool to cut the head pin or eye pin. Check out our wonderful tools, our jump rings and our head pins and eye pins.
STEP FOUR: Assemble your earrings
You will need to put your beads on a head pin or an eye pin if you wish to have a dangle. View our detailed instructions on how to make a simple loop. Depending on the design you will need to use a jump ring to attach a charm. Be sure to check out our handy tip video to learn how to open and close and jump rings.
For fantastic ideas and instruction, be sure to check out our designs in the Learning Center.