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Royal Sceptre

by: Dwyn Tomlinson

With all the glory and gleam of the trappings of royalty - these glowing orbs make a fiery and fabulous pair of earrings that are drop dead sexy and extremely flattering!

The 3 mm Swarovski bicones that act as spacers have smallish holes. You may need to pick through to find ones with big enough holes. Some slide right onto the wire, and some just won't go at all. Don't force them, they will just crack.

Alternately - you could use a thinner wire than I did.

Make a simple loop at the end of the wire
Make a dangle with the 6 mm bicone, using a headpin, and a simple loop. Hang on the end of the wire.
Add an 8 mm filigree bead and a 3 mm bicone
repeat for a total of 3 x 8 mm bead and 3 mm bicone
then add a 13 mm filigree
Make a simple loop.
Add an ear wire.

Wear and enjoy!


          
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Components
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74701010-11 Artistic Wire - 20 gauge Round Wire - Brass (Tarnish Resistant) (Spool)

(2 pieces about 5 inches. Or go with a smaller gauge, easier to put the 3 mm bicones on.)

Price: $ 7.70
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96102575 Findings - Earring - Studs - 3 mm Ball with Loop - 14 Kt Gold-filled (Pair)

(Or similar)

Price: $ 4.74
per
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23610988 Findings - Earring Backs - Butterfly Clutch - Goldtone (Pair)Price: $ 0.10
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Qty: 2 22601032 Headpins - 2 in / 24 ga Flat Head - Goldplated (100)

(or similar)

Price: $ 3.02
per
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Qty: 6 s21813 Swarovski Bead - 3 mm Faceted Bicone (5301/5328) - Crystal Dorado 2X (36)

(spacers between the filigree beads)

Price: $ 6.31
per
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Qty: 2 27753012233001 Swarovski Bead - 6 mm Faceted Bicone (5301/5328) - Dorado 2

(dangle at bottom of earring)

Price: $ 0.42
per
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Qty: 2 s30070 Swarovski Filigree Beads - 13 mm Round - Topaz and Indian Pink / Antique GoldPrice: $ 9.50
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Qty: 6 s30077 Swarovski Filigree Beads - 8 mm Round - Topaz and Indian Pink / Antique GoldPrice: $ 6.85
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