Falling Star Earrings
Falling down between sterling silver tube beads are crystals in aquamarine fire polished crystals and blue zircon Swarovski crystals. These earrings finish with beautiful turquoise and blue enamel bead at the end loaded with little stars.
1 Pkg of Aquamarine Fire Polished Crystals, 8mm (#16152) Qty:
1 Pkg of Blue Zircon Swarovski Crystal Round, 6mm (#16323) Qty:
1 Pkg of S/S Curved Square Tube Noodles (#27032) Qty:
1 Pkg of Turquoise and Blue Round Enamel Star Beads(#29039) Qty:
1 Pkg of Silver Plated Jump Rings, 4mm (#50040) Qty:
1 Pkg of Thick Silver Plated Head Pins, 1”, 20 gauge (#50584) Qty:
1 Pkg of Thick Silver Plated Eye Pins, 1”, 20 gauge (#50592) Qty:
1 Pkg of Silver Plated Hinged Ear Wires (#50614) Qty:
Tools and glue you will need (change quantity to 1 if
you need them):
Flat Chain Nose Pliers (#51016) Qty:
Round Nose Pliers (#51017) Qty:
Side Cutters (#51018) Qty:
Step 1. Onto each of 2 Eye Pins, place a Square Tube Noodle
Step 2. Using Flat Nose Pliers, bend each piece of wire 90°. Using a Wire Cutter, cut off the excess from each Eye Pin leaving approximately 3/16". Carefully bend each 3/16" piece of wire into a loop using Round Nose Pliers, and close the loops tightly. Set aside. We will call one of these Eye Pin #1 and the other Eye Pin #2.
Step 3. Onto a Head Pin, place an Enamel Bead.
Step 4. Repeat Step 2 with this Head Pin, but do not close the loop tightly.
Step 5. Insert the open loop of this Head Pin into the bottom loop of Eye Pin #1. Close the loop tightly so there are no gaps.
Step 6. Onto a Head Pin, place a Blue Zircon Crystal.
Step 7. Repeat Step 2, but do not close the loop tightly.
Step 8. Insert the open loop from this Head Pin and one of the loops from Eye Pin #2 into the empty (top) loop from Eye Pin #1. Close the loop of the Head Pin tightly so there are no gaps.
Step 9. Onto a Head Pin, place an Aquamarine Crystal.
Step 10. Repeat Step 2 with this Head Pin, but do not close the loop tightly.
Step 11. Insert the open loop of this Head Pin into the top loop of Eye Pin #2. Close the loop of the Head Pin tightly.
Step 12. Twist open a Jump Ring and insert the top loop of Eye Pin #2 and the loop of an Ear Wire. Twist the Jump Ring closed.
Step 13. Repeat the above steps for the second earring.