Homemade jewelry ideas-how to make a pair of exquisite dangling earrings
Summary: Earrings consist of versatile beads have been around for all ages. And in the new homemade jewelry ideas, I will show you the way making an earring hook with a headpin. All stuffs needed are inexpensive and easy-get.
Cat Eye Beads Strands, Drop, Mixed Color, about 10mm wide, 14mm long, hole: 1mm, about 28pcs/strand, 15.5"(CES005)
Unit: 10 Strands Weight: 648(g)
US $21.34 / 10 Strands
Iron Eyepins, Platinum Color, 0.7mm thick, 5.0cm long, hole: about 2mm, about 2500pcs/500g(EP5.0cm)
Unit: 1000 g Weight: 1150(g)
US $3.63 / 1000 g
Brass Earstud , Bell, Silver Color, about 6mm long, 5mm wide, hole:1mm(E087-S)
Unit: 500 pcs Weight: 105(g)
US $2.59 / 500 pcs
12/0 Glass Seed Beads, Transparent Colours, Clear, 2mm in diameter, about 30000pcs/pound(SDB1)
Unit: 1 Pound Weight: 518(g)
US $0.67 / 1 Pound
Brass Wire, Nickel Free, Black, 0.5mm, 9.5m/roll(CW0.5mm015)
Unit: 10 Rolls Weight: 294(g)
US $6.40 / 10 Rolls
Jewelry Pliers, Chain-Nose(Flat Nose), Ferronickel, Nickel Color, Black/Red, 12.5cm long(P025Y-1)
Unit: 1 Plier Weight: 82(g)
US $0.88 / 1 Plier
Round Nose Pliers, Ferronickel, Nickel Color, Black/Red, 12.5cm long(P035Y-1)
Unit: 1 Plier Weight: 72(g)
US $0.62 / 1 Plier
Side Cutting Pliers, Ferronickel, Nickel Color, Black/Red, 11cm long(P019Y-1)
Unit: 1 Plier Weight: 64(g)
US $0.88 / 1 Plier
There are various ways to whip up and practice homemade jewelry ideas. When it comes to individuality and personality, the more you customize the components, the more prominent will the item be. In my new earrings, I try diy all elements by my hands and the result is not too bad. So, just keep reading if you wanna see them.
Supplies in homemade jewelry ideas:
Drop Cat Eye Bead
2mm Round Seed Bead (transparent)
0.5mm Brass Wire
Side Cutting Plier
Flat Nose Plier
Round Nose Plier
Details about the homemade jewelry ideas:
Step1: make your handmade earring hook
1. Grab the loop on pin, rotate another half turn in consistent direction to make the loop face inwards;
2. Around the bottom location on round nose plier, form a radian at opposite;
3. Curve the rest pin then.
Step2: make the dangler
1. Snip a 30cm long brass wire, thread a seed bead to the center location, then pass through the drop cat eye bead to top with two ends together.
2. Make a wire wrapped bail. (For the detailed instructions, please head over to our Wire Wrap Technique)
Step3: assemble two parts
Slide the dangler onto the earring hook;
Add on the earring stud.
The entire step-by-step guides about this pair of delicate earrings are showcased. What do you think? If you love them, please just stay tuned! I will update more homemade jewelry ideas in ensuing weeks.