Lightweight, playful, fashionable and inexpensive best describe our Happy Flower Earring kit. Resin flower beads in four happy colors host the butterfly and hummingbird that flutter from a silver colored chain. Fern green Swarovski crystal bicone beads add a nice hint of sparkle to this whimsical pair of earrings.
4 resin 30mm 5 petal flowers - colors may vary 12 Swarovski crystal fern green 3mm bicones 4 antique silver color 4mm scalloped bead caps 1 antique silver color butterfly bead 1 antique silver color hummingbird bead 6 silver fill 2 inch thin headpins 1 foot of silver color chain 2 sterling silver shepherd hook earwires
step 1 The beauty of this pair of earrings is the way the flowers hang. Cut two pieces of chain that are three inches long - fourteen round links; two pieces of chain that are two inches long - 8 round links; and two pieces of chain that are not quite half an inch long - two round links.
step 2 Slide two crystals, one petal flower and one bead cap on to a headpin. With a simple wire twist, attach the flower to the shortest piece of chain. Repeat for the second earring.
step 3 Slide two crystals, one petal flower and one bead cap on to a headpin. With a simple wire twist, attach the flower to the piece of chain that is two inches long. Repeat for the second earring.
step 4 Slide a crystal, the butterfly bead and a crystal on to a headpin. With a simple wire twist, attach the butterfly to the piece of chain that is three inches long. Repeat for the second earring using the hummingbird bead.
step 5 Open an earwire to the side and slide the three pieces of chain onto the wire, starting with the short one first, medium chain second and longest chain last. Close the earwire. Repeat for the second earring.
Harlequin Beads and Jewelry specializes in Swarovski crystal, pendants and pearls, Czech glass and seed, Japanese seed and gemstone beads, plus a full selection of stringing supplies and jewelry findings.