November/December 2013

Twinkle Earrings

Break out the beads and go big with jewelry this holiday season.

By Robyn Chachula

YARN

AUNT LYDIA’S Metallic Crochet Thread, Size 10,

each ball approx 100yd/92m

88% Cotton, 12% Metallic

• 1 ball #226G Natural/Gold

crochet hook

• Size 2 (1.5mm) steel crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

Notions

  • 2 earring hooks
  • 304 gold glass seed beads, size 11/0
  • 2 gold plated filigree beads, 8mm
  • 4 gold jump rings
  • 2 gold eye pins, 1"/2.5cm
  • Wire cutter
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Fabric stiffener solution
  • Parchment paper
  • Rust proof pins
  • Sewing needle to weave in ends

 

finished measurements 

Width 2"/5cm

Length 4"/10cm

gAuge

Motif = 2"/5cm diameter 

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NOTE ABOUT PATTERNS

To find this pattern, purchase the November/December 2013 issue. If you have specific questions about this pattern, please email the editorial staff.

Crochet Today! is now available in digital format: Apple iPad, Nook, Kindle Fire, Google Play, and Zinio.

Don't miss any of our patterns in the future: SUBSCRIBE NOW. International subscribers can SUBSCRIBE HERE.