How to Make Christmas Santa Hat Earrings Using Beads

Two Methods:Designing the Santa hatMaking the Santa hat earrings

Santa hat earrings are cute and make great decorative items to wear for the holiday season. They're also nifty gifts that can easily be put together at the last minute if you have the beads to hand. Save yourself some money and get into the festive spirit by making these delightful dangling Santa earrings.

Method 1
Designing the Santa hat

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    Form the pattern of beaded Christmas earrings. In this project, the basic structure consists of: One white crackle glass bead as the fluffy brim, one red drop acrylic bead for the main part, and finally a 6mm white bead as the pom pom at the top of hat. You can change this arrangement to suit yourself, or simply follow the same suggestion.

Method 2
Making the Santa hat earrings

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    Take the longer headpin and string one white crackle glass bead, one rhinestone bead and one drop acrylic bead onto it. Then, make a simple loop next to the acrylic bead.
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    Take another headpin. String the 6mm white bead onto it. Make a wrapped loop at the top of the bead.
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    Open the loop on earring hook, then slide the two parts prepared in steps 1 and 2. Close the loop with pliers.
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    Repeat the three procedures above to make the other earring.
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    Done. You have finished one pair of Santa's hat earrings. So simple, you may wish to make a few more pairs and give them away as gifts.

Tips

  • You need to take two longer headpin to string the drop acrylic beads.

Things You'll Need

  • Crackle glass beads
  • Transparent acrylic bead
  • 6mm opaque acrylic beads
  • Brass Middle East rhinestone beads
  • Headpins
  • Earring hooks
  • Side cutting pliers
  • Wire cutter pliers


Article Info

Categories: Beading