Kentucky Earrings – DIY Jewelry Making Tutorial by PotomacBeads


Hop in the saddle to make Allie’s graceful Kentucky Earrings, which encapsulates a beautiful Potomac Crystal Oval Nugget Bead using easy netting techniques! As an ode to the horseraces and the beautiful bougets that winners receive for placing, these earrings are topped off with a Flower Earring Post to ring in those momentous occasions. All beaders of every level will want to utilize this pattern with finesse in many different ways to make it their own fanciful creation!

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Enjoy using this jewelry-making bead tutorial video to help you become a more creative and happier beader!

Technique learned: •Right Angle Weave •Netting

The Designer’s suggested colors and materials:
●Potomac Crystal Oval Nugget 9x12mm – Purple Flare, 2 Pieces
●Potomac Crystal Round 2mm – Metallic Purple Iris, 26 Beads
●Miyuki Seed Beads 11/0 – Crystal Labrador Full, ~ 1 Gram
●Miyuki Seed Beads 15/0 – Crystal Labrador Full, ~ 1 Gram
●Earwire Flower Post – Silver, 2 Pieces

—–Contents of this video————————-
00:00 – Intro
00:46 – Step 1 – Introduce all the materials to be used in the tutorial; Begin by stringing a collection of beads
02:58 – Step 2 – Finish going around the exterior; Add in 11/0 Seed Beads
04:13 – Step 3 – Add in 15/0 Seed Beads
05:17 – Step 4 – Add in a Pear Drop Bead to the center
09:08 – Step 5 – Sew back through the 11/0 Seed Beads on the exterior
12:19 – Step 6 – Attach a Flower Earring Post
16:17 – Outro



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