DIY Earring Gypsy Hoop Feather
I have designed these gypsy hoop feather earring DIY jewellery making kit for passionate crafters and beaders with their own style. Spectacular, eye catching ethically sourced pheasant feathers adorn these drop earrings, embellished with 8mm Swarovski crystals. The ultimate bohemian glam statement, these lightweight earrings can be dressed up or dressed down. Feathers in jewellery can find its way back to the earliest adornments, incorporated in earrings, bone necklaces, hair accessories, stone amulets and a wealth of other items.
When you are a bit short on time or ideas and want a creative hit reach out for one of our jewellery making DIY kits which are just like making from scratch, only easier! All beaded jewellery making DIY kits come with easy to follow instructions and a picture of the finished project. D.I.Y kits are also the ideal gifts & great for the first time beader. At first glance some projects may seem complex & if you can’t physically get to our workshops unachievable! However, with a little practice, the right tools and step by step instructions to guide you from start to finish, you are well on your way to mastering any of these wonderful innovative designs.
skill level: intermediate
tools required: round nose, flat nose pliers & cutters
colour/finish: pacific opal / gold
materials: 40mm gypsy hoop with 8mm Swarovski crystals
ABOUT OUR FEATHERS
Ethically Sourced: No birds are harmed. Birds naturally molt their feathers to replace old or damaged ones.
Clean: Collected feathers are professionally cleaned and disinfected.
One-of-a-kind. There will be slight variations in colour, size, and shape. The feather lengths that are provided are close approximate ranges. Feathers may vary a little shorter or longer than the given lengths.
Securing: Place the end of your feather in a box caroltte.(or leather end)
Squash one flap over leather end using chain nose pliers.
Squash second flap over first and add an oval jump ring to attach to the ear part, chain etc
“Making good jewellery is made up of three basics…good materials, good tools, and good techniques.”
Kaari Meng French General owner, designer & stylist