How to Make Creative Dangle Hoop Earrings with Ombre Crystal Beads and Wire
Summary: This is a fun and creative way to turn the blank hoop earrings into new pair of fascinatingly dangle hoop earrings, by mixing up a variety of ombre crystal beads and brass wire.
These dangle hoop earrings are a breeze to make for those who long for a pair of stylish and retro earrings. Furthermore, a set of ombre crystalized glass beads are used in the design to allow it be more stunning and eye-catching. Can’t wait to make one? Check out this tutorial to get started with making your own dangle earrings.
Supplies needed for dangle hoop earrings:
How to start these dangle earrings?
Step 1: Modify the brass hoop earrings
1st, take one hoop earring and grasp the end with loop by using fingers;
2nd, bent the loop upwards into a 90 degree angel;
3rd, wrap the other end around the neck for a closed hoop;
4th, repeat the three processes above for another 3 pieces.
Step 2: Combine two hoops with beads and wire
1st, cut a 30cm piece of brass wire and anchor one end onto hoop earring by wrapping 2 or 3times;
2nd, slide one light-color bicone bead. Then, add another hoop earring and wrap the wire around in same way;
4th, direct the wire to the left side and fasten by wrapping 2 or 3 times;
5th, slide another bicone bead and do wrapping again;
6th, repeat adding beads between two hoop earrings and during what you may need to arrange the color of beads from light to deep;
7th, make the other component in same way.
Step 3: Make a dangle with bead and bead cap
1st, take a short piece of brass wire and thread through either loop of the two hoop earrings;
2nd, make a wrapped loop;
3rd, slide the pearl bead, bead cap and one bicone bead in order. Finally, secure the beads by another wrapped loop;
4th, repeat the same actions for the other component.
Step 4: Attach the earring hooks
Open the loop on earring hook and hang on the prepared hoop earring dangles!
Once you had them finished, you’ll get a pair of dangle hoop earrings that is not exactly like any others’ in the world. The only challenge might be combine the two blank hoop earrings with a row of beads. So, just be patient and I’m sure you’ll love these ombre crystal earrings!