Make your own earwires on the Now That’s a Jig!

By: Cindy Goldrick Earwires come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Here’s a quick overview of the most common earwires. Kidney — these can be short or long but, as the name says, they are shaped like a kidney bean.    Shepherd’s hook — I often mix them up with fish hook earrings, and I think the main difference is that they look a little more rustic and don’t have embellishments like fish hooks earwires do. Fish hook — often they have a hammered flat section and a hollow metal ball embellishment. French hook — circular fish hook style. …