The geometric angles in this design give it an Art Deco feel from the Roaring Twenties. These earrings are fairly quick to make, and require round beads or crystals (4mm, 6mm, and 8mm), Czech #3 (6.4mm) bugle beads, 11/0 seed beads, plus an 8/0 or 6/0 bead at the top to put a jump ring through. This design works equally well with smaller Czech11/0 seed beads (like the orange/gold and aqua/silver examples) or larger TOHO 11/0 seed beads (like the red/bronze and silver/clear examples). Using the larger TOHO beads result in a slightly more elongated shape. The last few photos show the pattern works equally well as a pendant to accompany the earrings. I hope you enjoy this free beading pattern!
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