Sparkle and Swing Earrings

Carry the dream of a white Christmas with you always with this cascading flurry of crystal earrings by Tammy Honaman

SUPPLIES

ITEM AMOUNT SIZE COLOR BUY HERE
CUPCHAIN 10″ PP24 CRYSTAL/SILVER PURCHASE CUPCHAIN
CHAINEND 6 PP24 SILVER PURCHASE CHAINEND
CRYSTAL BUTTONS 12 3mm CRYSTAL AB PURCHASE BUTTONS
BEADED LINK 2 3-1 ANTIQUE SILVER PURCHASE LINKS
MELODY LINK 2 n/a SILVER PURCHASE LINKS
EARWIRE 1 Pair n/a SILVER PURCHASE EARWIRE
OVAL JUMP RINGS 12 20g SILVER PURCHASE JUMP RINGS
TOOLS n/a n/a n/a  PURCHASE TOOLS

INSTRUCTIONS

Step 1. Using flush cutters, cut 3 random lengths of cupchain. Lengths in finished designs are: 1”, 1 1/4″ and 1 3/4”.

Step 2. Add a cupcahin connector to one end of each length of cupchain.

Step 3. Open an oval jumpring, add one loop of a 3-1 link, a cupchain end and a Swarovski crystal Crystalett button. Close the jumpring.

Repeat to add all 3 lengths of cupchain to the 3-1 link.

Step 4. Use an oval jumpring to connect a melody link to the single loop on the 3-1 link.

Step 5.  Add 3 Swarovski crystal Crystalletts to an oval jumpring. Add a second jumpring then connect it to the other loop on the link.

Step 6. Open a jumpring then add the top loop of the melody link and the lower loop on an earwire; close the jumpring.

Repeat Steps 1-6 to create the second earring.

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