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Owl and Bead Kilt Pin Brooches
designed by Cheri Carlson
Skill LevelIntermediate
TechniqueWire-Working
Time1-3 hours
Approximate Size2 Inches

Ready to try some creative wire-working? These kilt pin brooches are great practice and they're a fun way to use up extra beads in your collection.

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Kilt pin brooches are a versatile style statement you'll want in your wardrobe! These fun accessories can be added to any ensemble for a little pizzazz and now you can make your own. Adorn them with beads, charms and dangles for a personalized look. The instructions below will get you on the way to creating completely custom pins for your jewelry collection.

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Add all available items to your cart at once or edit the quantities below. Nice choice! All or most of the products needed for this project are shown below with quantities. Sometimes we sell out of components and aren’t able to order more from the manufacturer (we know, it is very disappointing to us, too). Use the opportunity to mix up the design and make it yours by substituting similar products or altering the entire color scheme—it’s up to you!
Artbeads Designer Wire - Antique Copper Non-Tarnish 18 Gauge (21 ft. spool)
Code ADW0004
Material Colored Copper Brand Artbeads Thickness 18 Gauge Wire Type Round Sold on Spools Place Of Origin USA
1 $4.99
Artbeads Designer Wire - Copper Non-Tarnish 18 Gauge (21 ft. spool)
Code ADW0002
Material Natural Copper Brand Artbeads Thickness 18 Gauge Wire Type Round Sold on Spools Place Of Origin USA
1 $4.99
Dakota Stones 8mm Mixed Impression Jasper Roundel Bead Strand
Code R0941
Material Jasper Brand Dakota Stones Dimensions 8 x 5mm Hole Size 0.8mm Strand Length Approx 8" Sold by the Strand
1 $9.99
TOHO Bead Round 8/0 Matte Opaque Terra Cotta, 8g bag
Code TBRD8-46LF
Material Glass Finish Matte or Satin Brand TOHO Hole Size 1.0mm Sold in 8g Bags Place Of Origin Japan
1
$1.09
$0.76
6 $0.95 $0.66
Sorry, this item is out of stock.
TierraCast Copper 2-inch 21 Gauge Head Pin
Code C-0028
Material Natural Copper Brand TierraCast Thickness 21 Gauge Sold Individually Place Of Origin USA
1 $0.10
60 $0.08
Czech Glass Mauve with Copper Finish Spiral Central-Cut Oval Bead Strand by Raven's Journey
Code BEADS-2048
Material Glass Brand Raven's Journey Dimensions 11 x 10mm Hole Size 1.0mm Strand Length Approx 4" Sold by the Strand Place Of Origin Czech Republic
1 $6.01
3 $5.44
Swarovski 5810 6mm Round Crystal Pearl Burgundy
Code 5810-BURG6
Material Crystal Brand Swarovski Dimensions 6mm Hole Size 0.9mm Sold Individually Place Of Origin Austria
1 $0.16
40 $0.13
Swarovski 5810 4mm Round Crystal Pearl Burgundy
Code 5810-BURG4
Material Crystal Brand Swarovski Dimensions 4mm Hole Size 0.9mm Sold Individually Place Of Origin Austria
1 $0.11
50 $0.09
Fire-Polished Bead 2mm Copper Bronze Patina (100pc Pack)
Code CFP-COPBRPA2
Material Glass Hole Size 1.0mm Sold in 100pc Bags Place Of Origin Czech Republic
1
$3.39
$2.37
3 $3.03 $2.12
Sorry, this item is out of stock.
Side Cutters - Semi Flush
Code TOOL-131
1 $10.99
Nylon Jaw Pliers
Code TOOL-105
1 $16.19
Chain Nose Pliers
Code TOOL-106
1 $7.49
Round Nose Pliers
Code TOOL-108
1 $7.49
Bent Chain Nose Pliers
Code TOOL-133
1 $9.49
Wubbers Large Bail Making Pliers
Code TOOL-0064
Brand Wubbers Sold Individually
1 $24.99
Sorry, this item is out of stock.
Wubbers Medium Bail Making Pliers
Code TOOL-0067
Brand Wubbers Sold Individually
1 $24.99
Wubbers Small Bail Making Pliers
Code TOOL-0068
Brand Wubbers Sold Individually
1 $21.99
Sorry, this item is out of stock.
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