The Cat's Meow Earrings

The Cat's Meow Earrings
Lovely art deco style beads give these earrings a classy sort of sass. The perfect addition to your night on the town look.
  • Project:E1024
  • Skill Level:Beginner
  • Designer:Megan Milliken
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Instructions

Don't forget to double these instructions to create your matched pair of earrings.
  1. Cut a piece of black beading wire 3.5" long.
  2. Place a silver plated crimp cord end with loop on one end of the wire andcrimp it closed at the base of the tube.
  3. Onto the wire, place one 3mm black diamond crystal bicone bead, one silver plated deco cube bead, one bicone bead, one cube bead, one bicone bead, one cube bead, one bicone bead, one cube bead, and one bicone bead.
  4. Place a second crimp cord end onto the other end of the wire and crimp it closed at the base of the tube.
  5. Open a 4mm oval silver plated pewter jump ring and place both crimp rings in, then close it up.
  6. Open a second jump ring and use it to attach the first jump ring to a silver plated pewter faceted diamond earring post.
  7. Place a silver plated earring back onto the earring post.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED: (scroll down for purchase options)
  • BMB-3284 - TierraCast Fine Silver Plated Pewter Deco Cube Beads 6.8mm (4)
    Project uses 8 pieces. You will need 2 packages.

  • FCR-1320 - Silver Plated Cord Ends / 2 x 3mm Crimp Beads With Loop (100)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1013 - Silver Plated Earring Backs (Earnuts) Med. (100)
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FEA-1512 - TierraCast Silver Plated Pewter Stud Post Earrings Faceted Diamond
    Project uses 2 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • FJR-5400 - TierraCast Silver Plated Brass Oval Jump Rings 4mm 20 Gauge (50)
    Project uses 4 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • SWBB-1318 - Swarovski Crystal, 5328 Bicone Beads 3mm, 25 Pieces, Black Diamond
    Project uses 10 pieces. You will need 1 package.

  • XCR-67553 - Beadalon Wire Black 7 Strand .015 Inch / 30Ft
    Project uses 7 inches. You will need 1 package.

RECOMMENDED TOOLS:
  • XTL-5511 - Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose
  • XTL-5700 - Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp
  • XTL-5230 - Double Notch Crimping Pliers - Works on 2mm And 3mm Crimps

Additional Information

Additional Information

Project Type Earring
Product Type Project
Technique Stringing
Project Theme Bridal, Special Occasion, Vintage Look, Winter
Designer Megan Milliken
Skill Level Beginner
Project Status Current
Ingredients BMB-3284, FCR-1320, FEA-1013, FEA-1512, FJR-5400, SWBB-1318, XCR-67553

Purchase Project Bundle:

Supplies For Project E1024 - The Cat's Meow Earrings

Includes all packages of items below and printed instructions.

Recommended tools are not included.

$38.99
 / kit

or Purchase Supplies Separately:

The Cat's Meow Earrings

Silver Plated Cord Ends / 2 x 3mm Crimp Beads With Loop (100)

You will need 1 package(s).

1 package = 100 Pieces

$17.85
 / package  | SKU: FCR-1320
The Cat's Meow Earrings

TierraCast Silver Plated Brass Oval Jump Rings 4mm 20 Gauge (50)

You will need 1 package(s).

1 package = 50 Pieces

$1.70
 / package  | SKU: FJR-5400
The Cat's Meow Earrings

Silver Plated Earring Backs (Earnuts) Med. (100)

You will need 1 package(s).

1 package = 100 Pieces

$4.75
 / package  | SKU: FEA-1013
The Cat's Meow Earrings

Beadalon Wire Black 7 Strand .015 Inch / 30Ft

You will need 1 package(s).

1 package = 1 Spool

$2.99
 / package  | SKU: XCR-67553
The Cat's Meow Earrings

TierraCast Fine Silver Plated Pewter Deco Cube Beads 6.8mm (4)

You will need 2 package(s).

1 package = 4 Pieces

$2.49
 / package  | SKU: BMB-3284
The Cat's Meow Earrings

Swarovski Crystal, #5328 Bicone Beads 3mm, 25 Pieces, Black Diamond

You will need 1 package(s).

1 package = 25 Pieces

$2.49
 / package  | SKU: SWBB-1318
The Cat's Meow Earrings

TierraCast Silver Plated Pewter Stud Post Earrings "Faceted Diamond

You will need 1 package(s).

1 package = 1 Pair

$3.25
 / package  | SKU: FEA-1512

Tools:

The Cat's Meow Earrings

Fiskars 5 Precision Tip Scissors - Super Sharp

$4.99
 / package  | SKU: XTL-5700
The Cat's Meow Earrings

Beadsmith Jeweller's Micro Pliers Chain Nose Flat Nose

$6.99
 / package  | SKU: XTL-5511
The Cat's Meow Earrings

Double Notch Crimping Pliers - Works on 2mm And 3mm Crimps

$16.99
 / package  | SKU: XTL-5230
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