Free Instructions on How to Make a Pair of Glass Beaded Cross Earrings
Summary: This tutorial is about how to make a pair of glass beaded cross earrings. Follow the steps below and have a try.
This is a pair of earrings with beaded cross design. I pick some red and blue faceted glass beads, plus some gold bead spacers to make them. As you can see from the picture, the supplies are simple. Now check my steps below to see how to make this pair of beaded cross earrings.
Supplies in making the glass beaded cross earrings:
Instructions on making the glass beaded cross earrings:
Step1：Bead a clover pattern
1st, snip off a piece of 0.38mm tiger wire (about 50cm), thread it through 5 3mm gold bead spacers and a 6mm red faceted glass bead;
2nd, thread the left wire through the red glass bead and tighten;
3rd, slide a red glass bead and 5 gold spacers to the right wire, then thread the wire through red glass bead you just slide;
4th, repeat this procedure and make 2 more patterns, and it finally ends up like what is shown in the picture.
Step 2: Add cross patterns
1st, slide 4 gold spacers, a 6mm blue faceted glass bead, a gold spacer and a blue glass bead in sequence to the right wire, then thread the wire through the 3rd and 4th gold spacer that you just added;
2nd, thread the wire through another gold spacer and then through the first gold spacer bead on the string and tighten;
3rd, thread the other wire through the gold spacers to the next stop as shown, then thread 4 gold spacers, a blue glass bead, a gold spacer and a blue glass bead again, then repeat the steps in above procedures to make the rest cross patterns.
Step 3: Add blue glass bead fringe ornaments
1st, thread the wire through the beads to the 2nd gold spacer on the cross pattern, then add a blue glass bead on the wire;
2nd, thread the wire through the top gold spacer on the next clover pattern, add a blue glass bead again and tighten;
3rd, thread the wire through the 2nd gold spacer on the next cross pattern, then add a blue glass bead and tighten;
4th, repeat above procedures to add rest blue glass bead ornament in sequence and finally trim off the extra wires.
Step 4: Finish the glass beaded cross earrings
1st, attach a jump ring by threading it through the gold spacer on the top, then hook a silver earring hook with a plier;
2nd, repeat the whole process to make the other earing to make a set.
Show you the final look of my glass beaded cross earrings:
Do you love this beaded cross design? This pair of glass beaded earrings can be worn in any occasions. Of course you can use other color matching in making them. Have a pleasant try if you love them!