Intro: Making Ear Wires for Earrings
Save money make your own ear wires for earrings. You will need:
20 guage wire
Round nose pliers
Ruler or tape measure
Pen, mandrel, dowel, lipstick, mascara or marker for larger earwires.
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Step 1: Cutting & Looping
Cut 5cm of wire,then form a loop using round nose pliers.
Step 2: Wrap the Wire
Next wrap the wire around a pen or object of your choice.
Step 4: Finish
Take up the round nose again, bend the wire at the tip to give it a sort of flat look, make a second wire once finished hammer both if you wish. Now you are ready to attach to attach your earwires to your bead units.