Time Required :
About an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

now blooming teardrop earrings

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Step 1

Measure and cut a 15" length of wire.

Step 2

At the bottom curve of one teardrop earring, wrap one end of your wire about three times.

Step 3

Slide on a three green seed beads, then wrap the wire around the earring three more times to the left above your starting wraps. Trim the wire.
TIP: Be sure to wrap the wire close to the beads and the rounds of the wraps as close to each other as possible.

Step 4

Just to the right of the first starting wraps, Repeat Step 2.

Step 5

Add five seed beads and one flower bead to the wire and wrap the wire around the earring on the left side above the flower bead. Trim wire.
TIP: You want the flowers to appear to be growing tall and free so add a little curve to the wire. Adjust the number of seed beads on the wire to fill in the space between the bottom of the earring and the flower bead.

Step 6
Repeat Step 2 to the right of the last starting wraps.
Step 7

Repeat Step 5 with seven seed beads and a flower charm. Wrap at the top right of the earring.

Step 8

Repeat Step 2 to the right of the last starting wraps.

Step 9

Repeat Step 5 on the right side.

Step 10

Repeat Step 2-3 on the far right.
TIP: Make sure all of the wrap ends are flush against the earring.

Step 11
Repeat Steps 1-10 for a second earring.

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