Snowman's Holiday Pearl Earrings Tutorial

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January 2, 2021 1:01:00 AM PST January 2, 2021 1:01:00 AM PSTnd, January 2, 2021 1:01:00 AM PST

Add some sparkle and shine to your holiday wardrobe. These snowman earrings are easy and quick to assemble.

Created by: Rita Hutchinson.
Design by: Swarovski's Create Your Style Design Team
 

Designer Tips

 
  • Add pearl beads, scarf and hat to head pin, starting with the largest (10mm) pearl bead.
  • Make a simple loop at the top. New to jewelry-making? See Basic Jewelry-Making Technique Sheet (PDF) for instructions on making loops, and most secure way to open a jump ring (or other loop, such as the ear wire's loop.)
  • Twist open the loop on the ear wire, add snow man drop, and close loop.
 

Design Alternatives

  • For snowman earrings with faceted round clear crystal beads, see Snowman's Holiday Crystal Earrings.
  • Try sterling silver ear wires instead of silver plated ear wires.
  • For the snowman's scarf, try a 6mm glass disk bead in the color of your choice. (The Rhinestone wheel beads are not always available.)

Suggested Supplies

  • 1 strand [use 2] #05-811-10-200ST Crystal Pearl Bead, Round, 10mm (White)
  • 1 strand [use 2] #05-810-06-200ST Crystal Pearl Bead, Round, 6mm (White)
  • 1 strand [use 2] #05-810-08-200ST Crystal Pearl Bead, Round, 8mm (White)
  • 1 doz [use 2] #05-601-04-24 Crystal, Bead, Cube, 4mm (Jet)
  • 1 doz [use 2] #05-704-3-20 Crystal, Bead, Rhinestone Wheel, 4mm (Silver Plated/ Siam)
  • 1 doz [use 2] #03-128-08-24 Crystal, Sew-On, Lochrose, 8mm (Jet) (size shown is 4mm... we thought we ordered 8mm but made a mistake) ... A 6mm Czech black glass Disk bead also works nicely. See 23-236-021.
  • 1 gross [use 2] #34-323-3 French Hook Ear Wire, Bead and Coil (Silver Plated)
  • 1 oz [use 2] #37-422-1 Head Pin, 2", Standard (White)
 

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