The Design Gallery

Follow along with step-by-step beading projects and share your designs with beaders around the world—it’s quick & easy!

Chatter

Vintage-Look Earfobs


About this design:

All the components in these are from my stash. I wanted a vintage look to slip on my gold hoops!

Components:

Rectangular topaz beads, 4mm topaz glass beads, 11/0 metal seedbeads, headpins. jumprings, and antique gold filigree beadcaps.



Read the comments (or add your own)

  1. CAS
    CAS says:

    So sweet! What an incredible idea to jazz up plain hoops … will HAVE to steal this one!! :D

  2. Medieval Momma
    Medieval Momma says:

    These are fabulous; they would look great with pearl drops as well, maybe in a warm color.

  3. Beadzilla aka Wanda
    Beadzilla aka Wanda says:

    Great use of plain hoops. Fabulous!

  4. Gail Layne
    Gail Layne says:

    Love this idea and your bead caps are fantastic! Very vintage-y!

  5. SquirrelGirl aka Angela
    SquirrelGirl aka Angela says:

    Very pretty! I love this idea!

  6. Peggy3
    Peggy3 says:

    Great idea and very pretty

  7. Laud
    Laud says:

    The mixed metals work super well. Very elegant!

  8. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Very unique with endless possibilities and I love the name you gave them! :)

  9. Asia
    Asia says:

    Very cool :D

  10. beadinggma
    beadinggma says:

    Beautiful, love the bead caps.

Add your thoughts!

  1. No Photo
    YOU say:

    Sign up for a Lima account to comment—it's quick and free!

    Already have an account? Just log in.