DIY Baby Pearl Threaders
What you'll need
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Round Nose Pliers, Needle Nose Pliers and Wire Cutter
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6
3-3.5mm Freshwater Pearls
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1 pair
14K Gold-Filled 3.5 in. Box Chain Thread w/ U-Shape & Open Loop
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2
14K Gold-Filled Head Pin, 2 in. And 26 Gauge
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Add 3 pearls to each head pin.
1
Grab a head pin with your needle nose pliers and bend the wire at a 90-degree angle above the pliers.
2
Grab the head pin with your round nose pliers just above the bend. Bend the wire up and over the top of your round nose pliers.
3
Reposition your round nose pliers to make it easier to loop the wire all the way around the nose, creating a complete loop.
4
Coil the head pin tightly around the upright piece of wire below your loop. Keep coiling until your reach the top of your bead.
5
Where the wire coil tail meets the bead, snip off the excess wire end with your wire cutters.
6
Use needle nose pliers to tuck the end of the wire into your wrappings.
7
Open the ring on the threader, add the pearl charm and close ring. Repeat steps 1-8 for second earring.
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