How to Make Simple Drop Hot Air Balloon Earrings out of Blown Glass Beads
Summary: Ever attempted making hot air balloon theme jewelry? Lately, I got an idea about making balloon earrings!
A pair of miniature hot air balloon earrings will make you feel like an exploring traveller searching for all the beautiful places in the world. Hot air balloons are fascinating and a wonderful possibility to admire the world from above. Let’s see how to make the hot air balloon earrings.
Material for making hot air balloon earrings:
1) 2 pcs. blown glass beads, dark red
2) 2 pcs. basket bead caps, bronze color
3) 4 pcs. facetted glass beads, clear
4) 2 pcs. jumprings, bronze color
5) 2 pcs. earring hooks, bronze color
6) 2 pcs. flower bead caps, bronze color
7) 2 pcs. headpins, bronze color
Tools for making hot air balloon earrings:
Instructions on making hot air balloon earrings:
Step 1: string one basket bead cap, two facetted clear glass beads, one blown glass bead and one flower bead cap on each headpin and cut the headpin about one centimeter above the bead with the side cutting plier.
Step 2: grab the end of the head pin with the round nose plier and form an eye.
Step 3: now open up both jumprings and add them, with one earringhook on each, to your hot-air ballon pendants. Finally close the jumprings with the round, and flat nose plier.
Great! You have finished your nostalgic mini hot air balloon earrings and can now spread the travellers feeling everywhere. Watch the earth moving from above and enjoy every moment with your new jewellery.