Rainbow Rider Earrings Tutorial

Written by
Rita Hutchinson
Published on
January 1, 2022 1:01:00 AM PST January 1, 2022 1:01:00 AM PSTst, January 1, 2022 1:01:00 AM PST

Created by: Rita Hutchinson

Designer Tips

  • Use a jump ring to add the the sterling unicorn charm to the bottom hole of the 12mm crystal Rainbow Dark drop. For best way to open and close loops, see Jump Ring Hint in Jewelry Basics 101 (PDF)
  • Open the loop on the earwire the same way you opened the jump rings, to add the top of the crystal drop.
  • Mix and match sew-on drop colors with various charms for simple earrings!

Suggested Parts

  • 1 pair #34-569-04 TierraCast Sterling Silver Earring Hook with 2mm Bead
  • 2 each #03-230-12-475 Swarovski 3230 Sew-on Drop, 12mm - Rainbow Dark
  • 2 each #44-048-17 Sterling Silver Unicorn Charm
  • 1 ten [use 2] #37-295-450 Sterling Silver Jump Ring, Round - 5mm, 20.5-gauge


  • #69-275-09 Wubbers Bent Chain-Nose Jewelry Making Pliers
  • #69-275-03 Wubbers Chain-Nose Jewelry Making Pliers