Spend $50+, get free shipping in the contiguous US.

Potpourri Earrings

DESIGNED BY Denise Yezbak Moore
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

Learn how to make these Potpourri 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!

Share your masterpiece with us on Instagram or Facebook. Simply hashtag @halcraftcollectionbeads.

BEADS & JEWELRY MAKING SUPPLIES REQUIRED

Multi Aqua Moonstone Earrings
24    Bead Gallery® multi aqua faceted glass rondell 2x3mm (13672)
02    Bead Gallery® faceted natural mystic moonstone with luster oval
          beads 7x9mm (14934)
04    Bead Gallery® garnet stone faceted round 2.5mm beads (18475)
07”  Beadalon® German style wire, round, antique brass color, 20g
          (180R-020)
16”  Beadalon® German style wire, round, antique brass color, 28g
06”  small link antique brass tone chain
08    antique brass tone head pins

Aqua Pearl Earrings
26    Bead Gallery® aqua luster faceted glass rondell 1.6x2.5mm (13675)
02    Bead Gallery® white fresh water pearl teardrop 11x16mm beads
          (17592)
07”  Beadalon® German style wire, round, antique brass color, 20g
          (180R-020)
16”  Beadalon® German style wire, round, antique brass color, 28g
04”  small link antique brass tone chain
06   antique brass tone head pins

Fuchsia Moonstone Earrings
02   Bead Gallery® faceted natural mystic moonstone rectangle beads
         7x10mm (14946)
18   Bead Gallery® pink dyed agate stone faceted round 3mm beads
        (18472)
07” Beadalon® German style wire, round, antique brass color, 20g
        (180R-020)
16” Beadalon® German style wire, round, antique brass color, 28g
04” small link antique brass tone chain
06   antique brass tone head pins

Tools:
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
Wine cork or something round with the same diameter

Time: Less than 45 minutes per earring set

Level Of Difficulty: Advanced

Easy To Follow DIY Instructions

Multi Aqua Moonstone Earrings
1. Pointed Earring blank - Cut 2 length of 3 ½” wire.
2. Form a simple loop at end of each wire.
3. Line the loops up and make sure they are next to each other.
4. Find center of wires and make a bend.
5. Line up both wire loops, place on wine cork and gently bend wires down.
6. Place each ear wire on bench block and gently hammer the ear wire on each side to harden the wire. Repeat on other wire earring.
7. Earring Ring – Cut 8” of 28g wire.
8. At top of ear wire, coil wire around base 3 times.
9. String multi-aqua and form 3 coil wraps (repeat 10 times.) Trim wire.
10. Using head pin, string moonstone, and form a wrapped loop.
11. Open loop at base of earring and attach moonstone dangle.
12. Cut the following lengths of chain: 8 links, 6 links, and 4 links.
13. Using head pin, string bead and form a partial wrapped loop, connect to chain, and complete wrapped loop in the following order: 8 links = garnet, 6 links = garnet, and 4 links = multi aqua.
14. Open loop at base of earring and attach dangles.
15. Repeat steps 7-14 on 2nd earring blank.

Aqua Pearl Earrings
1. Pointed Earring blank - Cut 2 length of 3 ½” wire.
2. Form a simple loop at end of each wire.
3. Line the loops up and make sure they are next to each other.
4. Find center of wires and make a bend.
5. Line up both wire loops, place on wine cork and gently bend wires down.
6. Place each ear wire on bench block and gently hammer the ear wire on each side to harden the wire. Repeat on other wire earring.
7. Earring Ring – Cut 8” of 28g wire.
8. At top of ear wire, coil wire around base 3 times.
9. String aqua luster and form 2 coil wraps (repeat 10 times.) Trim wire.
10. Using head pin, string pearl, and form a wrapped loop.
11. Open loop at base of earring and attach pearl dangle.
12. Cut the following lengths of chain: 8 links, and 6 links.
13. Using head pin, string aqua luster and form a partial wrapped loop, connect to 8-link chain, and complete wrapped loop. Repeat on 6-link chain.
14. Open loop at base of earring and attach dangles.
15. Repeat steps 7-14 on 2nd earring blank.

Fuchsia Pearl Earrings
1. Round Earring blank - Cut 2 length of 3 ½” wire.
2. Form a simple loop at end of each wire.
3. Line the loops up and make sure they are next to each other.
4. Line up both wire loops, place on wine cork and gently bend wires down.
5. Place each ear wire on bench block and gently hammer the ear wire on each side to harden the wire. Repeat on other wire earring.
6. Earring Ring – Cut 8” of 28g wire.
7. At top of ear wire, coil wire around base 3 times.
8. String fuchsia and form 3 coil wraps (repeat 6 times.) Trim wire.
9. Using head pin, string rectangle moonstone, and form a wrapped loop.
10. Open loop at base of earring and attach rectangle moonstone dangle.
11. Cut the following lengths of chain: 8 links, and 6 links.
12. Using head pin, string fuchsia and form a partial wrapped loop, connect to 8 link chain, and complete wrapped loop. Repeat on 6-link chain.
13. Open loop at base of earring and attach dangles.
14. Repeat steps 7-13 on 2nd earring blank.

Click Here For PDF Instructions

Techniques Used In This Project:
1. Simple wire techniques.
2. How to form a wrapped loop.
3. How to coil wire.

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.

// force this stupid script to onlny run on the contact page