How to Make Handmade Wire Wrapped Butterfly Dangle Earrings with Beads
Summary: This tutorial will show you a pair of wire butterfly earrings with beads, if you are searching for handmade wire wrapped earrings, you can never miss them.
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Materials and tools you’ll need in making the handmade wire wrapped earrings:
Golden Earring Hooks
Golden Ball Headpins
10MM White Round Glass Pearl Beads
4MM White Round Glass Pearl Beads
3MM Golden Round Spacer Beads
6MM Red Faceted Abacus Glass Beads
4MM Black Round Glass Pearl Beads
10MM Faceted Round Glass Beads
Golden Jump Rings
0.5MM Golden Copper Wire
1.5MM Golden Aluminum Wire
Round Nose Pliers
Side Cutting Pliers
Needle Nose Pliers
Instructions on how to make wire earrings with beads:
Step 1: Make a wire butterfly dangle
1st, snick off a piece of aluminum wire and a piece of copper wire, fold the aluminum wire in half and wrap it with the copper wire as pictured;
2nd, twist a butterfly shape with both ends of the aluminum wire;
3rd, cut a piece of copper wire again and wrap it around a loop of the aluminum wire, then add a spacer bead, a black pearl bead and a red glass bead to it and wrap it to the aluminum wire as pictured;
4th, add about 23 4mm white pearl beads to the copper wire, then wrap the copper wire to the aluminum wire, add a red glass bead, a black pearl bead, a spacer bead to the copper wire and wrap it to another loop of the butterfly;
5th, cut a piece of copper wire and wrap it along the white pearl beads to fix them, then cut another copper wire and wrap a 8mm white pearl bead to bottom of the butterfly.
Step 2: Finish the handmade wire wrapped earrings
1st, slide a spacer bead, a black pearl bead and a spacer bead to 2 eyepins, then slide a clear faceted round glass bead, a red glass bead and a spacer bead to a ball headpin;
2nd, make a loop at the eyepins and attach one to a wing of the butterfly as pictured;
3rd, connect the eyepins with a jump ring and attach the ball headpin pattern to it as pictured;
4th, slide a red glass bead to an eyepin and wrap it to top of the wire dangle, then attach an earring hook to the eyepin together.
Here is the final look of this pair of wire butterfly earrings.
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