pinwheel Earrings

July 2020 Pretty Palette Design Challenge with Molly Schaller

orange and turquoise beaded stretch bracelet

The Pinwheel Earrings are part of Molly's monthly color palette challenge! Click here for more information about how you can play along with a color inspired bead kit from the Halcraft Collection!

2 4mm aqua iris luster hematine cut rounds (19862)
2 14mm aqua enamel metal round lentils (19930)
2 8mm Dual coat full dark orange over half AB Czech fire-polished glass faceted rounds (16085)
4 gold eye pins
2 gold ball pins
2 gold ear wires

Wire nippers 
Chain-nose pliers
Round-nose pliers

Level of Difficulty:

Time:  30 minutes or less

1. Slide 1 hematine faceted round onto an eye pin. Make a simple loop.
2. Slide an orange faceted round onto an eye pin. Make a simple loop.
3. Slide 1 enamel lentil onto a ball pin. Make a wrapped loop.
4. Connect all the links (hematine, orange, aqua lentil).
5. Connect the ear wire.
6. Repeat to make the second earring.
7. Enjoy! 

Molly Schaller is a craft industry consultant with a focus on design thinking, transmedia storytelling, and user experience design. She loves a variety of crafts, beading, knitting, and bookbinding being some of her favorites. She’s always on the lookout for new ways to express her creativity and help others learn ways to tap into their creativity as well!

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