Threads of September - Earrings Tutorial

Threads of September - Earrings Tutorial

Channel-set Cubic Zirconia charms make it easy to create elegant linear jewelry. However, most colors and sizes (other than basic diamond clear) are out of production... get them while you can!

Created by: Veronica Greenwood

Designer Tips

  • Open one jump ring and attach one CZ charm to one ear thread. For best way to open and close loops, see Jump Ring Hint in Jewelry Basics 101 (PDF).
  • Repeat for other earring.
  • Optioinal: Add French wire keepers or sterling silver SmartBeads for extra security.

Suggested Supplies

  • 1 pair #53-501-5 Sterling Silver Ear Thread, 5", 2.5mm Closed Jump Ring
  • 1 ten-pack (use 2 pieces) #37-295-130 Sterling Silver Jump Ring, Round - 3mm, 24-gauge
  • 2 each #46-590-18-452 8mm Cubic Zirconia Sterling Channel Charm - Sapphire
  • Optional: 1 pair French Wire Keepers or sterling silver SmartBeads


  • Basic Jewelry-Making Tools
Aug 31st 2021 Veronica Greenwood

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