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Seaspray Earrings Tutorial
Created by: Rita Hutchinson
Figure out the "top" and "bottom" of the chain, to make sure the shells hang correctly.
Attach simple loop crystal dangles to the chain link under the seashell charms for best results. See Basic Jewelry-Making Technique Sheet (PDF) for step-by-step looping instructions, and best way to open and close loops.
Retain shell charms from cut link of chain and attach them with the starfish pendant at the bottom of the chain.
1 meter [use two 2" pieces] #40-092-04-MS Chain, Shell
1 gross [use 48] #05-328-04-905 Crystal Jams™ Assortment, Faceted Bicone, 4mm - The Crystal Jams mix is no longer available, so the colors are now shown separately in the linked parts. Use a few of each color to get the full oceanic blue ombre effect!
2 each #06-721-16-124 Crystal, Pendant, Starfish, 16mm
1 gross [use 2] #34-323-3 French Hook Ear Wire, Bead and Coil
1 pkg of 100 [use 48] #37-099-10-3 Head Pin, 1", Standard, Ball End