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Blue Moon Earrings

About this design:

These Czech glass rounds are perfect for creating a simple pair of earrings. For an eye-catching element, I added a gold hoop and bead charms to the bottom. I love the simplicity & uniqueness of the design-and how fun they are to wear!

What you’ll need: (buy products below)

  • Gold Crystal Faceted Rondelle 3mm
  • Czech Glass White Opaline w/ Blue Round 14mm
  • Czech Glass Gold Daisy Spacer
  • Czech Glass Gold Rose Petal
  • Czech Glass Pink Opal Round 4mm
  • Gold Eye Pins
  • Gold Headpins
  • Gold Open Circle Frame
  • Gold Jump Ring 4mm
  • Gold Earwire
  • 8/0 Crystal (w/ Mauve Lining) Seed Beads

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Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1:
Make a bead link by sliding a gold spacer, a Czech glass 14mm round bead, and another spacer onto an eye pin. Slide the gold hoop onto the bottom of the eye pin.
Step 2:
Make bead charms with the seed beads, Czech glass pink 4mm rounds, and the 3mm gold crystals. For the center charm, I slid a Czech glass gold rose petal onto the loop of an eye pin, slid a seed bead onto the pin, and made a bead charm. Make 5 charms and attach them to the gold hoop with jump rings.
Step 3:
Slide the loop at the top of the bead link onto an earwire.

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  1. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    Love these! Your pieces are always outstanding!

  2. BevB
    BevB says:

    Beautiful earrings! There will be a blue moon in October.

  3. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    So pretty – especially when worn. Great size.

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