Indie Earth DIY earrings

DESIGNED BY DENISE YEZBAK MOORE
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

 
Materials:
06   Bead Gallery® Siam Czech glass 5mm faceted round (15431)
28   Bead Gallery® coral Czech glass 3mm faceted round (15588)
06   Bead Gallery® opaque brown glass Czech faceted 8mm (13481)
12   Bead Gallery® amber Picasso Czech faceted round 4mm (15348)
12   Bead Gallery® aqua Czech glass faceted round 5mm (15458)
06   Bead Gallery® amber pukka shell heishi rondelles 6mm (17115)
02   Bead Gallery® Philippine dark conus capitanlus shell (17106)
45” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording
02   gold tone ear wires

Tools:
Wire nippers
Super glue

Level of difficulty (Intermediate)

Time – Less than 45 minutes

Instructions:

1. Cut 3 lengths of 15” cording. Set aside.
2. Using 1 length of 15” cording, form a simple knot 3” from the end.
3. String Siam 5mm and pass short end of back through bead. Trim short end close to the bead.
4. String Coral 3mm, amber 4mm, brown 8mm, amber 4mm, 2 aqua 5mm, pukka, 3 coral 3mm, and Siam 3mm.
5. Repeat steps 2-4 a total of 6 times.
6. Bring cording together and string conus capitanlus shell.
7. String ear wire and form a simple knot.
8. Trim ends of cording and dab knot with super glue.
9. Using 1 length of leftover cording, string 5 coral 3mm.
10. Place around knot by earwire and form a simple knot.
11. Bring strands to the front, form a simple knot, bring strands to back, form a simple knot, trim ends and dab knot with super glue.
12. Repeat steps 1-11 for 2nd earring.


Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan. Denise has been a senior designer here at Halcraft Collection for 9 years. She loves to create jewelry with a bohemian flair. She resides in Southern California and enjoys hearing from fellow beaders.



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