Beaded Stud Earrings Project......Easy!

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You'll Need.....

This is a great way not only to use but showcase favourite beads, and colour match! You'll need wire, 2 beads, (or as many you want to make) pliers & cutters...and an eraser.
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First Step

Bend a length of wire the diameter of the bead. ( eg 8mm bead, 8mm wire...not reall specific but it holds the bead best) Work with the spool of wire attached as its hard to gauge how much to use. 
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Wrap several times around the bead to frame it, as many times as you like. When you like the look of the wrap, coil the wire to the back of the 'setting'. Use your pliers to make a right angle, snip off the wire 15mm long, and for comforts sake sand the snipped end with an emery board to remove any sharpness as this will go through your ear.
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Handmade Backs

I sell earring backs/nuts in my store that are lined in rubber so work well on different sized wire, but this is a great way to diy them. Cut a square from the eraser @ 6x6x4mm with a sharp blade....and push it on!
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As with all projects you can follow it exactly ( I find that easiest to get a handle on the technique) or adjust! Make your coils half way or even 3/4's of the way over the bead, or get really skill full with wire work!
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Coils

And of course the shape of the coils can change too! You can even add a little loop at the bottom to hang a dangle!
NOTE: If you have sensitive ears you'll need to use sterling silver wire, which can be expensive, so maybe stick to sterling glue on backs.
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