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Fly By Night Earrings Project

Part Number:PROJ-SS-155
Fly By Night Earrings Project
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The beautiful and whimsical owl charms were the inspiration for these fun earrings. Swarovski crystals and wavy disc spacers add to the fun without distracting from the charms. The beauty is that you can use any color 4mm bicone and any finish in the charm to create your desired look.

Author Shanna Steele
Shanna Steele
Auntie's Beads Designer


  1. On an eye pin, pick up a bicone, 2 wavy discs, a bicone, 2 more wavy discs and another bicone.
  2. Make a simple loop running perpendicular to the already existing loop. Attach this loop to the top of the charm.
  3. Open the loop on an ear wire. Attach it to the loop at the top of the dangle. Close the loop.
  4. Repeat steps 1 through 3 to complete the pair.
Tools and Materials Needed:

Silver Owl Earrings:
Antique Silver Pewter Owl Charm, 11x20mm (2 pieces)
Swarovski Crystal Xilion Bicone (5328) 4mm, Ruby (6 pieces)
Silver Pewter 10mm Wavy Disc Spacer Beads, Bag Of 20 (8 pieces)
Silver Plated Recycled Copper 2 Inch Eye Pins, Bag of 10 (2 pieces)
Silver Filled French Wire With 3mm Ball, Bag Of 10 (1 pair)


Antique Copper Owl Earrings:
Antique Copper Pewter Owl Charm, 11x20mm (2 pieces)
Swarovski Crystal Xilion Bicone (5328) 4mm, Blue Zircon (6 pieces)
Antique Copper 10mm Pewter Wavy Spacer Disc, Bag Of 20 (8 pieces)
Antique Copper Plated Eye Pins, 2 Inch, 21 Gauge, Bag of 10 (2 pieces)
Copper French Wires, Bag of 10 (1 pair)

Antique Brass Owl Earrings:
Antique Brass Pewter Owl Charm, 11x20mm (2 pieces)
Swarovski Crystal Xilion Bicone (5328) 4mm, Erinite (6 pieces)
Antique Brass Pewter 10mm Wavy Disc Spacer Beads, Bag Of 20 (8 pieces)
Antique Brass Recycled Copper 2 Inch Eye Pins, Bag of 10 (2 pieces)
Antique Brass French Wires, Pair

For all:
Round Nose Pliers
Chain Nose Pliers
Nipper Tool


Customer Reviews

5 Stars
Fly by Night is fabulous!
These little owl charms are so precious and the wavy disks just make the dangles! Very cute earrings! Thanks for the ideas!
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Reviewed by:  from Murphy, TX. on 10/22/2012
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