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This is the Teardrop Earrings multi metal earrings Tutorial.
This an Intermediate tutorial.
Need wire? Go to our Wire Page.
Want to make this as a kit? Go to the Kits Page
Any questions, don't hesitate to ask.
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• 2 gemstone drops - 12-20mm long
• 2 - 4mm round gemstone
• 2 - Sterling silver 4mm smooth round bead
• 4 - 4mm bicone Swarovski crystals (2 of each colour)
• 18g copper wire - bead frame - 2 pcs. 8cm
• 18g jewellers brass - bead frame - 2 pcs 10cm
• 22g Sterling silver soft wire - 2 pcs. 10cm (with balls melted onto the ends of each wire) • 28g copper wire - 6'
• 28g bronze wire - 6'
• 28g Sterling silver wire - 2'
• 18g square wire - 5mm ID jump rings (2)
• 2 Sterling silver plated earring findings/ fish hooks
You may only need some of these items but it's good to have a weaving kit including these items:
Round & flat smooth jaw pliers
Round nosed pliers
8mm & 6mm mandrel
Bench block or small anvil
Permanent marker & Ruler
Needle tool - beading awl
Liver of Sulphur (optional)
0000 steel wool & small wire brush & polishing cloth