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CZ Chain Earrings

By: Virginia Barrera for Soft Flex.

Create these gorgeous sterling silver earrings using artistic wire and Soft Flex® pliers.

Materials:

  • 26 Gauge Silver Artistic Wire – 1 spool
  • Sterling Silver 4 Loop Open Faced Connector – 2 connectors (1 pkg)
  • Sterling Silver Earwires – 2 ear wires (1 pkg
  • CZ Rondelles – about 66 beads
  • Soft Flex® Professional Needle Nose Pliers
  • Soft Flex® Professional Round Nose Pliers
  • Soft Flex® Professional Flush Cutters

Steps:

  1. Attach 1 ear wire to the top outside loop of 1 connector
     
  2. Use Soft Flex® Professional Flush Cutters to cut 4 inches of wire. Form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the top inside loop of the connector. String 3 CZ Rondelles. Wrap the wire up and around the Rondelles and once around the wire above them. Trim excess wire.
     
  3. Use 2 inches of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the bottom middle loop of the connector. String 1 CZ Rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop. Use 5 inches of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the previous wire wrapped loop. String 5 CZ Rondelles. Wrap the wire up and around the Rondelles and once around the wire above them. Trim excess wire.
     
  4. Use 2 inches of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the bottom left of the connector. String 1 CZ Rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop.
     
  5. Use 2 inches of wire to form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to the previous look. String 1 CZ Rondelle and form a wire wrapped loop.
     
  6. Repeat Step 5 eleven times.
     
  7. Repeat Step 5, attaching the final wire wrapped loop to the bottom right of the connector.
     
  8. Repeat Step 4. Repeat Step 5 eight times. Repeat Step 7.
     
  9. Repeat Steps 1-8 to make a second earring.

 

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