To complete the earrings you will need: shuttles, size 20 thread, seed beads, two half inch cabone rings, and earring hooks.
The pattern is basic to intermediate. You will need to know Rings, Chains, Joins, basic use of beads, and split rings. (note: instructions to omit the split ring are included.
You will also need to know how to cover the cabone ring with double stitches. It is very easy to learn and instructions for this technique are readily available online, including excellent directions from Jane Eborall at http://www.e.n.e.btinternet.co.uk/
Pattern format includes written instructions as well as a diagram.
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