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Alashan Mongolian Agate Hoops

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These modern hoops were made using Alashan Mongolian Agate which is found deep in the earth of the Gobi Desert in Mongolia. This agate has a beautiful color palette of soft pinks and neutrals with pops of forest greens.

Supplies you’ll need:

  • Alashan Mongolian Agate 4mm faceted rounds
  • Silver-lined crystal Miyuki Delica 11/0 seed beads
  • Silver hoops
  • Head pins

Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1

Slide the beads onto the head pins as shown. Slide a delica on then the amout of Alashan agate beads shown. From center to outer 5 agate beads, 3 agate beads, and 2 agate beads.

You could organize your colors to go from dark to light.

See Tip: Wire Wrap a Charm

Step 2

Create a wire-wrapped loop at the top of each head pin. Use the jump rings to attach the head pins to the loops on the earring hoop.

Buy Products from this Project

Package of 2
1-2$2.60
3-5$2.39
6+$2.13
Package of 2
1-2$1.95
3-9$1.76
10+$1.56
Package of 2
1-2$2.60
3-5$2.39
6+$2.13
Package of 40
1-2$1.40
3-9$1.26
10+$1.12

Also available: Package of 200

Package of 40
1-4$0.70
5-9$0.63
10+$0.55
15" strand
1$7.95
2-4$7.31
5+$6.60
7.6 gram tube
1$4.40
2-4$4.00
5+$3.70

Also available: 50 gram package