Holly Jolly Earrings

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore

Learn how to make these Holly Jolly Earrings by designer Denise Yezbak Moore featuring Bead Gallery beads by Halcraft Collection. The instructions for this beautiful Bead Gallery creation include a comprehensive list of DIY jewelry making materials and supplies from our huge inventory of beads, charms, connectors, pendants, findings, stringing materials and tools. As well as a step by step DIY jewelry making a how-to guide for creating this one of a kind statement piece. Creating beautiful jewelry is easy with HalcraftCollection.com your online bead superstore!

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02      Bead Gallery® enameled metal candy cane 10x26mm charm
18     Bead Gallery® green aqua Czech glass fire polished faceted round
           3mm (15471)
02     Bead Gallery® enameled metal bells 15x20mm charms (20461)
22     Bead Gallery® white glass round faceted 3mm (10453)
02     Bead Gallery® enameled metal Santa 12x18mm  (20455)
14     Bead Gallery® red opaque Czech glass fire polished faceted round
           4mm beads (17684)
16”   Beadalon® German style wire, round, silver plated, 26 gauge
10”   Beadalon® German style wire, round silver plated 22 gauge

Beadalon classic nipper tool (JTNIP1)
Beadalon slim line round nose pliers (201A-014)
Beadalon 2 slim line chain nose pliers (201A-011)
Chasing hammer
Bench block

Time: Less than 30 minutes per earring

Level Of Difficulty: Intermediate to Advanced

Instructions are for all 3 earrings just replace charms and bead colors.

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

1. Cut 5” of 22g wire.
2. Form a simple loop at end of wire.
3. Form a slight curved bend (you can use a large mandrel.)
4. Move up 1 ¾” from simple loop and bend wire downward. Trim wire to desired length.
5. Place earring on bench block.
6. Using a chasing hammer lightly hammer each side of base to harden wire.
7. Cut 8” of 26g wire.
8. Form 3 coils around the base of the ear wire.
9. String bead, and form 3 coils. Repeat until you reach the top of ear wire. Trim wires.
10. Open simple loop and attach charm.
11. Repeat steps 1-11 to form 2nd earring.

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Techniques Used In This Necklace:
1. Open/close jump ring

Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan who loves to create anything with a bohemian flair. She specializes in one-of-a-kind jewelry designs, photography, and social media. Denise resides in Orange County, CA with her husband and two children.