Cousin Swarovski AB Chandelier Earrings

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by Kristine Regan, Cousin

Cousin Swarovski AB Chandelier Earrings

Go for the glamorous look with a pair of stunning earrings!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    This project utilizes the Forming a Loop technique. If you're unsure of how to do this, check out the video near the top of this page.
  • 2
    Use a wax stick and glue wand to place and attach Crystal flatbacks onto a tear drop base.
  • 3
    Slide a 4 mm bicone onto a head pin and form a loop. Repeat until you have a total of five bead drops. Then, repeat this step except use an eye pin to make a total of five bead links.
  • 4
    Slide a 6 mm bicone onto a head pin and form a loop. Repeat until you have a total of four bead drops. Then, repeat this step except use an eye pin to make a total of six bead links.
  • 5
    Connect a 4 mm bead drop, a 6 mm bead link, a 4 mm bead link, and a 6 mm bead link together to make a bead link chain. Attach the top loop of the bead link chain to the middle loop on the bottom of the tear drop base.
  • 6
    Connect a 4 mm bead drop, a 6 mm bead link, and a 4 mm bead link to make a bead link chain. Repeat this step one more time. Attach the top loop of the bead link chains to the bottom loops on the tear drop base, on the left and right of the bead link chain added in step 5.
  • 7
    Connect a 6 mm bead drop and a 4 mm bead link to make a bead link chain. Repeat this step one more time. Attach the top loop of the bead link chains to the bottom loops on the tear drop base, on the left and right of the bead link chains added in step 7.
  • 8
    Connect a 6 mm bead drop and a 4 mm bead link to make a bead link chain. Repeat this step one more time. Attach the top loop of the bead link chains to the bottom loops on the tear drop base, on the left and right of the bead link chains added in step 7.
  • 9
    Connect a 6 mm bead drop to the bottom end loops on each side of the tear drop base. Use a 4 mm jump ring to connect the loop at the top of the tear drop base to an ear wire.
  • 10
    Repeat steps 1 through 9 for the matching earring.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Cousin Swarovski Combo Crystal AB Bicones 104458418
  • Cousin Swarovski Earrings Starter Pack Silver 87 pc. 104840114
  • Cousin Swarovski Flatback Crystal Value Pack 104762600
  • Cousin Swarovski Tear Drop Chandelier Silver Base 104840026
  • Cousin Swarovski Flatback Glue Wand 104840176
  • Cousin Tool Basics Value Pack 3 pc. 104257385
  • Panacea 8 inch Heavy Duty Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Wax Stick