Enjoy a refresher course on Bead Stringing Wire, Crimp Tubes, and Crimp Tools while learning to make fringy earrings
There are great resources in the Beadalon Learning Center to take it to the next level after you've tackled this project!
Chose your QuickLink shape, and decide on your color palette and pattern.
Cut a piece of Bead Stringing Wire about a foot long. Pick up a Size 1 crimp tube. Loop the wire around the QuickLink and back through the crimp tube. Leave about 1/4 inch and crimp the crimp tube in place. Snip the tail flush with the crimp tube.
Thread your pattern of seed beads onto the beading wire. Add one crimp tube and three seed beads. Skip the three seed beads and pass back through the crimp tube, and several of the seed beads. Pull the slack, but not too tight that the wire gets bent out of shape. Use the Micro Crimping Pliers to crimp the tube into place. Trim the end. Repeat steps 2 and 3 until you have as many dangles as you'd like.
Add your earwire. Make a second earring to match the first.
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Until next time - happy beading!