I found these cute bird beads the other day at the bead store and couldn’t resist getting them! I don’t know why, but I just love birds. These were definitely calling my name. I love how they reminded me of brightly colored Mexican embroidered birds that you find on traditional Mexican clothing. I decided I needed these for my wardrobe and I made a quick pair of earrings out of them that took only about 10 minutes.
Here’s what you need:
- 2 Head Pins
- 2 Statement Beads
- 4 Smaller Contrasting/Coordinating Beads
- Round Nose Pliers
- Flat Nose Pliers
- Wire Cutters
Place the smaller bead on the head pin followed by the bird bead. Then place another small bead on top.
Take a pair of flat nose pliers and bend the wire back at a ninety degree angle.
Take the round nose pliers loop the head pin down and then wrap around the base. Trim off the excess length of wire.
Open the earring wire with the round nose pliers. Loop the bird earring component onto the earring wire. Close the loop.
There you have it! Cute earrings that will look great with lots of outfits!