Easy Jewelry Making Tutorial - Handmade Vintage Chandelier Earrings with Crystal Beads
Summary: Among crystal dangle earrings, this pair of vintage chandelier earrings belongs to retro style. This tutorial is detailed with illustrations. It is easy to follow!
The crystal clear shapes on the vintage chandelier earrings appear like wonderful buildings of ice and catch our sight every time they arise. If you love retro jewelry, then join me and see how to make chandelier earrings!
Materials used for making the crystal dangle earrings:
2pcs. filigree metal findings, silver color
2pcs. blue crystal snowflake beads
14pcs. dropshaped, clear, faceted glass beads
2pcs. earstuds, silver color
2pcs. earnuts, silver color
4pcs. 5mm jumprings, silver color
24pcs. 4mm jumprings, silver color
14pcs. 3cm chain, silver color
14pcs. ball head pins, silver color
Tools used for making the crystal dangle earrings:
flat nose plier
side cutting plier
round nose plier
Step1: Put all 14 ball head pins through the 14 faceted glass beads (No.3 in the materials). Cut the pins with the side cutting plier about 1cm above the bead.
Grab the end of the pin with the round nose plier and form an eye.
Step2: Take the crystal snowflakes, open up all jumprings no. 6, add a piece of chain to each and put one jumpring through each bead hole. Now glue the snowflakes to the metal findings with the glue gun.
Step3: Add the rest of the chain pieces with a jumpring on each end to the findings. Now add the drop beads to the loose ends. Finally glue the earstuds to the center of the back of the metal finding.
Well done! You’ve crafted a pair of glamorous vintage chandelier earrings. Go with the season and wear your DIY crystal dangle earrings proudly. Enjoy winter time!