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Moroccan Twilight Earrings

About this design:

These tiny dangle earrings are very quick & simple to make. I think the gold goes great with the purple & turquoise- they'll definitely add a pop of color and a touch of elegance to any outfit!

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

  • Earwire
  • Czech Glass Large Hole Rondelle 5x8mm
  • Czech Glass Daisy Spacer 2x5mm
  • Crystal Faceted Rondelle 2mm
  • Bead Caps 5mm
  • Headpins
  • Round Nose Pliers

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Slide the 2mm gold crystal rondelle, the bead cap, the turquoise spacer, the large hole rondelle, another spacer, bead cap, and crystal onto a headpin. With the round nose pliers, make a loop at the top. Slide onto an earwire.

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Package of 4 $1.56
Package of 4 $1.56

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    Beady Little Eyes says:

    So pretty Elaina. Love the way the beads and spacers are tinged with gold. Love the size of them also.

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    M Dion says:

    Ordering supplies now, can’t wait to get my order!

  3. C Spiller
    C Spiller says:

    I’m NOT a jewelry maker, I’m a Christmas tree skirt maker, but I’m an earring-wearer, and I love the colors and design of these earrings. So needs must, and I’ll be a jewelry maker for a day and see if I can make these. They are lovely.

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    Melody F says:

    Very pretty!

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    Nicky F says:

    I love the “Moroccan Twilight Earrings”, but please could you tell me what bead caps you used? They didn’t seem to have made it into the list. Thanks for all the inspiration

  6. Elaina at Lima
    Elaina at Lima says:

    Nicky F- The bead caps I used are the TierraCast Antique Gold (plated) Beaded Bead Cap 5mm (product ID 7111). It looks like they were removed from the list because they are now out of stock. They should be restocked within a couple of weeks though. The TierraCast Antique Gold (plated) Tiffany Bead Cap 5mm (ID 7114) is the same size & should also work.

    KXMURPHY says:

    I just added these very pretty earrings to my Pinterest folder titled “I can do this”. And I will.

  8. bunnygal
    bunnygal says:

    I am inspired by these earrings! I don’t think I would have ever come up with this combination on my own. I might do a different combination of colors though. Question: I do not see the “Crystal Faceted Rondelle 2mm” listed, that you used. And I am looking for something that small for another idea of mine? Any ideas? Even different colors?

  9. FelineFriend
    FelineFriend says:

    Beautiful design and I have one question: is there a trick to getting the large hole bead to not slide around from side to side because the hole is much larger than the headpin? Once I get this figured out I will be very happy with this design! I am just a beginner….Thank you.

  10. Stingray
    Stingray says:

    One way to keep the large-holed bead from shifting is to wedge it snugly by finishing the headpin with a wrapped-loop.
    Another way is to string some seedbeads to ‘fill’ the gap.

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    mcstephens0821 says:

    @FelineFriend I am having the same problem!

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