UP Up & Away Earrings

August 2021 Pretty Palette Design Challenge with Molly Schaller

beaded earrings with orange, turquoise and yellow beads

The Up Up & Away Earrings are part of Pretty Palettes, the monthly color palette challenge! 

Up Up & Away Earrings
 Designed by Molly Schaller 
Featuring Bead Gallery® beads 
Available exclusively at www.halcraftcollection.com 

2 yellow faceted glass rondelles
4 turquoise dyed reconstituted stone small rondelles
2 orange and white striped blown glass teardrops
2 eye pins
2 ball pins
1 pair ear wires

Wire nippers
Chain-nose pliers
Round-nose pliers

Time to create: less than 30 minutes


1. String 1 yellow rondelle and one turquoise rondelle onto a ball pin. Make a simple loop.

2. String 1 orange striped teardrop onto an eye pin. Make a simple loop.

3. Connect the yellow drop to the bottom of the teardrop link. 

4. Connect an ear wire to the top of the teardrop link. 

5. Repeat steps 1-4 to create the second earring.

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  Get instructions and a materials list to make the coordinating pieces by clicking the corresponding image.

Molly Schaller is a designer and consultant with a focus on design thinking, transmedia storytelling, and user experience design. She loves a variety of crafts; beading, knitting, and bookbinding are 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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