Beading / Jewelry

Ornamental Earrings

By  Suzann Sladcik Wilson 

size: 2"

  • Ornamental Earrings


  • Green with poinsettia flower lampwork glass beads, 12mm, two
  • Swarovski Light Siam Crystal Bicones, 6mm, four
  • Gold daisy spacers, 6mm, four
  • Gold findings: head pins, 2”, two; lever back earring findings, one pair


  • Bent-nose pliers
  • Round-nose pliers
  • Wire cutters
  • 1. Slide crystal, daisy spacer, green lampwork bead, daisy spacer, and crystal onto one head pin.
  • 2. Use round-nose and bent-nose pliers to create wrapped loop on end; cut excess wire from head pin using wire cutters.
  • 3. Repeat Steps 1 and 2 to create second earring component.
  • 4. Use round-nose pliers to open loop on bottom of lever back finding; attach earring component and close loop. Repeat for other earring.
  • Tip
  • 1. Create a matching bracelet or necklace by using a similar crystal, daisy spacer, lampwork bead, daisy spacer, crystal pattern.