Beading Technique - Create Swarovski Diamond Drop Earrings with Artistic Wire

Posted by John Woodson on 4/23/2015 to Beading Techniques
Creating a Diamond Earring With Artistic Wire, and Swarovski Bicones
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Our latest earring kit features Swarovski Bicones combined with Artistic wire to create a diamond drop. Learn the beading technique we use to create this effect by following the step by step instructions below. All materials are listed above, but it's easy to switch out different beads, and sizes to create a more unique look. Enjoy.

cut your artistic wire in half

Lay out your pattern.

Load your first 2 rows (bottom bead in the middle)

loop your artistic wire thru the outer bead crossing over

Load your next row

loop your artistic wire thru the outer bead crossing over

Load your next row

loop your artistic wire thru the outer bead crossing over

Load your final bicone

Loop and cross the wire thru your last beads

Pull wire up

Load your bicone, rondell and bicone

Load your bicone, rondell and bicone

Create a wrap down both wire and nip of excess

Open your ear wire and attach your earring.

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