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Sparkle Spike Earrings Tutorial

Sparkle Spike Earrings Tutorial

As seen in the Rings & Things Summer Supplement 2013. This project uses Swarovski crystals.
Created by: Rita Hutchinson

Designer Tips

  • String the spikes and rhinestone beads first, then bend the last 2-3mm of the hoop to keep them from falling off.
Free Technique Sheets & How-Tos
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To purchase components, add blue quantities to corresponding "Add" fields below.
  • 1 dozen [use 8] #46-318-3-02 Crystal Ball Birthstone Bead, Round, 8mm
  • 1 0.5 gross [use 2] #42-217-3 Hoop, Manipulating, 1.5"
  • 1 pkg of 100 [use 6] #27-990-00-3 Spike, Thin, Assorted Sizes
  • #69-275-03 Tool, Wubbers™, Chain-Nose Pliers

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Silver Plated Earring Hoop Component, Manipulating, 1.5

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Swarovski Ball Birthstone Beads, Round 8mm - AB/ Silver Plated

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