Hello Maker Buddies,
Many times it happens when you are cleaning you house or room and you find something totally unexpected, it could be some forgotten money, may be some part of your machine or a tool or your cell phone charger. But have you ever found something which became an inspiration for a project? I did and I did it today only.
My room is usually organized but my corner shelves are messy (you know , all sorts of crafty stuff :)), so I decided to clean it and found a spring. Yup... spring while doing so, the one used in many types of tools, bikes etc.
When I was done cleaning I thought to rest for a while. Holding the spring in my hands, I lie down and started playing with it (mostly testing my finger strength to stretch it apart.. LOL).
What attracted me is the way it looked while I was holding it from one end. TaDA.....I knew I could make something interesting. Few days back I made this cluster earrings using buttons which later became inspiration for this project.
Let's see how create cluster earring using wire coils :)
The keyword is 'EASY' :)
Step 1: What all you need to create cluster earring using wire coils
You will need:
- Some jewelry wire. How much you need depends on the thickness or length of the coil you choose to make.
- Flat nose jewelry plier.
- Diagonal wire cutter.
- Earring findings
- Some jump rings
- A hard object or metal rod for making coils, choose the one which suits the thickness of the coil you want to use.
All right lets play some coils :)