Monday, May 27, 2013

"Make It Monday" DIY Jewelry Making - Star Spangled Earrings

"Make It Monday"

Happy Memorial Day everyone!  

I created these star spangled earrings today for all of those who have served or are currently serving our beautiful country!

8 Small Red Beads 
18 Sparkle Blue Rondelle Beads
34 Head Pins
2 - 6mm Jump Rings
2 Ear Wires

Open/Close Jump Rings & Forming Loop

1.  First make all your beaded loops...Place 4 white, 4 red, 3 double blue beads and 3 single blue beads on head pins and make simple loop.
2.  Add 1 jump ring to star charm.
3.  On jump ring...add 1 double blue loop, 1 white, 1 red, and the 3 single blue rondelle beads.
4.  Attach another jump ring to the beaded jump ring.
5.  On second jump ring add 1 red, 1 double blue, 1 white, ending with 1 red bead.
6.  Repeat step 5 alternating colors...beginning with 1 white.
7.  Attach Ear wire.
8.  Repeat these steps for other earring.

You can find more patriotic designs here...



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