Ocean Flower Earrings Tutorial



  • Ocean Flower Earrings - DIY Jewelry Making Tutorial by PotomacBeads
Bridgette from PotomacBeads shows how to make her refined Ocean Flower Earrings using OvalDuo beads, EVA beads, Potomac Crystals, Miyuki Seed Beads and a decorative earring post in this effortless tutorial. This project would be great for beginning jewelry makers, yet enjoyable for experienced beaders. Technique Learned: FreeForm

Materials Used To make The  Project

Designer's Material List

The Designer's suggested colors and materials:
  • Potomac Crystal Oval Flatbacks 6x8mm - Peridot, ~10 Pieces
  • Potomax OvalDuo - Antique Brass, ~10 Pieces
  • EVA® Beads - Pastel Petrol, ~10 Pieces
  • Potomac Crystal Round 2mm - Metallic Sky, ~10 Pieces
  • Miyuki Seed Beads 15/0 - Galvanized Gold, ~1 Gram
  • Flower Earring Post - Vintage Brass, ~1 Pair
  • Wire Guards - Antique Brass, ~2 Pieces
  • Jump Rings - Gold Plated, ~2 Pieces
  • Step-By-Step Instructions

    Bridgette from PotomacBeads shows us how easy it is to make her Ocean Flower Earrings. These beautiful earrings feature shimmering blue crystals that will have you dreaming of summer days at the beach.
    String on five ovalduos and tie into a loop. This will form the shape for your flower earrings.
    Add an EVA bead, pick up a seed bead, a crystal and another seed bead and thread back down through the EVA and ovalduo. Repeat four times.
    Thread on three seed beads a wire guard and three more seed beads to set the wire guard on top of the flower. Knot off the thread and burn down the extra. Add a jump ring to the wire guard and add the flower earring post. Glue on the crystal flatbacks to the ovalduos.
    These beautiful Ocean Flower Earrings from PotomacBeads are so easy to make, they would be a great gift for someone special. Made with just a few simple supplies, these earrings can be made in no time at all. And, they are so pretty and stylish, they are sure to be a hit with anyone who receives them.

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