Like a soothing morning dew drop gracing the soft petals of a rose, these simple earrings will refresh your style with subtle, romantic color. They take just minutes to make, and would be the perfect gift idea for someone special.
Thread one Swarovski 6mm faceted round in Rose AB onto one 1-inch sterling silver 24 gauge head pin and finish with a simple loop technique.
Thread one Swarovski 8mm faceted round in Rose Water Opal onto one ¾ inch sterling silver 24 gauge eye pin and finish with a simple loop.
Attach the head pin loop from Step one to the bottom eye pin loop from Step two. Attach the top eye pin loop from Step two to one sterling silver C-shaped earwire.
Repeat these steps to create the second earring.
Approximate size: 1½ inches Estimated time: Less than 30 minutes Difficulty level: Beginner
Tools and Supplies Used:
ZambaPro® Round Nose Pliers (TOOL-108)
ZambaPro® Chain Nose Pliers (TOOL-106)
Side Cutters - Semi Flush (TOOL-131)
List of Components:
Sterling Silver C-Shaped Earwire (SS-EAR26, qty 2)
Swarovski 5000 6mm Faceted Round Rose AB (5000-ROAB6, qty 2)
Swarovski 5000 8mm Faceted Round Rose Water Opal (5000-RWO8, qty 2)
3/4-inch Eye Pin, 24 Gauge (Sterling Silver) (SS-EP43, qty 2)
1-inch Head Pin, 24 Gauge (Sterling Silver) (SS-HP41, qty 2)
These are fun alternatives to those listed above:
Sterling Silver Earwire with 4mm Faceted Pink Cubic Zirconia (SS-EAR-PNKCZ)
Swarovski 5000 8mm Faceted Round Rose Alabaster (5000-RALAB8)
Swarovski 5000 6mm Faceted Round Rose (5000-RO6)