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2016 Graduation Set Tutorial
Created by: Polly Nobbs-LaRue
To make the earrings, select 4 largish (approximately 6.5mm or 1/4") jump rings from the assortment. Attach a black jet hematite post findings to a siam (red) link, and attach the siam link to 2016 charm.
Repeat for other earring, but attach a graduation cap charm to the bottom instead.
For the bracelet, select a larger jump ring (8-12mm), and attach it to a 2016 charm. Close it securely. Unhook one end of the bracelet, and slide on a black crystal charm, the 2016 charm, and a siam (red) crystal charm. Close the bracelet hook.
Designer Tips, Continued
For the necklace, use another large 8-12mm jump ring, attach it to a graduation cap charm, and close it securely. Slide a crystal charm, the graduation cap charm, and a final crystal charm onto the ball chain, then "pop" the clasp closed.
If desired, cut the ball chain shorter with wire cutters.
Note: This project can be done with any graduation year charm. Check our stock for the upcoming graduation year.
1 pair #32-130-51-3-79 TierraCast Titanium Earring Post w/ Jet Hematite Swarovski Crystal and Rhodium Plated Setting
Dozens more colors of un-set crystals (the size used in this example is 34ss, approx. 7mm) - whether you need green and gold, orange and black, or just about any custom school color combination, we've got you covered!