Chinese New Year's Earrings

Supplies
6mm Fire Polish Beads in Red
6mm Fire Polish Beads in your choice of color
4mm Bead Caps (sample used Sierra Pacific Crafts #30071693)
2mm Metal Rounds
5mm Pearls
8mm Filigree Bead Cap (sample used Gold Elegance #29497-57)
Chain
Ear Wire
Head Pins

*Basic Wire Wrap skills neeeded.

 

Directions

Cut off a length of chain that is 1-1/4" long.

 

On a head pin string on a fire polish bead in the color of your choice, a 5mm pearl, an 8mm bead cap, and a 2mm Round bead. Wire wrap to the end of the chain.

 

On a head pin string on a 4mm bead cap, a red 6mm fire polish bead, and a 4mm bead cap. Wire wrap 1/4" above the first wire wrap.

 

On a head pin string on a 4mm bead cap, a red 6mm fire polish bead, and a 4mm bead cap. Wire wrap to the other end of the length of chain.

 

Attach the earwire 1" above the first wire wrap.

 

Repeat for the second earring.

2008 Ben Franklin Crafts, Inc.

 

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