The history of wearing earrings is more than seven thousand years andit begins in Asia. In ancient people earrings performed not only a decorative function, they showed the social step and the standard of living of its owner. Initially, they were worn only by men, but eventually the earrings found themselves in caskets with ornaments and in women. Ancient Egyptians, Indians and Assyrians showed their earrings of precious metals and stones their wealth and privileged status, in Ancient Rome earrings were worn by slaves. Over time, flashes of religiosity and fashion for long wigs, hiding earrings, the popularity of these ornaments then flew, it was reduced to almost zero. However, some sections of the population or people of certain professions invariably pierced their ears. The pirates seized the earring in honor of the seizure of the ship, the thieves, in honor of belonging to the criminal community, Cossacks and Gypsies celebrated the earrings of the only sons in the family or in the family. In the middle of the 18th century, soldiers in the Russian Empire used earrings donated by women in their ears, it was believed that such a talisman would save you from adversity. And if the man's earrings have long looked like modest small rings or carnations from precious metals, then variations of female earrings can not be covered completely at first sight. Expensive and pretentious earrings of precious stones, set in gold, platinum or silver, tender earrings with pearls, expensive jewelry with Swarovski crystals, unusual and original products made of polymer clay. The options, models and materials for making earrings in the world are incredible. Modern fashion trends dictate the withdrawal from expensive jewelry earrings and give preference to high-quality jewelry. One of the most popular and beautiful materials for making earrings is the beads. His birth story is as old as the history of earrings. Now there are beads of the most various shades and colors, make it from glass, plastic, cold porcelain and many other materials. Any of these options will create an original and original decoration with your own hands. In order to become the owner of a pair of beautiful and exclusive earrings, it is enough to stock up with beads, shvens (hooks for earrings that are snapped into ears), strong fishing line or silk thread, a special needle for working with beads (it must be very thin) and, of course , patience. In this article, we will offer several master classes on weaving earrings from beads. Based on the advice and recommendations of our Club, you can create an ornament that will emphasize your eyes and fit the style you have chosen. The first earrings are woven using beads of Twin (it is also called superdoo due to the fact that it drilled 2 holes). It will take:
- Beads twins of several shades;
- Beads 11/0 bronze color;
- A needle and a needle for beads.
The first stage is the creation of a round base. Measure 190 cm of fishing line, thread on it alternating 1 regular bead and 1 bead twain. For 5 pcs. to fasten the knot, and then pass one end of the line again through all the beads. So they will be securely fixed. In order to begin to weave the second circle of earringsIt is necessary to pass a fishing line into the second hole of the twin bead. Then put on the line two beads tween and again pass the line to the second hole of the next bead twins of the first circle. Execute this sequence to the end of the circle, once again skip the fishing line through all the beads for fastening. To start the next round, you must pass a fishing line into the upper hole of the twin bead so that it is between two paired beads. The next circle begins with one bead twins(instead of it you can take a bead in the form of rice). It is located between a pair of twins beads, a fishing line is passed into the next bead of twins of the previous circle, three ordinary beads are threaded on the fishing line, then the line is passed to the next bead twain, again there is rice (or a bead tween) between two paired beads and further along the circle. In order to weave the last circle you needskip the line through the first regular bead. String on the line three regular beads and pass the line in the last three beads of the previous circle, bead tween, risinka, again bead tween and the first usual bead of the next three. So to pass the whole series. skip the fishing line once again in a circle for fixing, add a ring for the schwenze. It only remains to make the second earring and attach the remaining parts of the shvenza. The same picture can be taken for weaving the pendant and you will get a real kit. The following earrings are also very simple, you can make them from an icy blue bead and get excellent snowflakes. It will take:
- Beads superdoo (twin);
- Beads 11/0;
- A needle and a needle for beads.
To string on a fishing line 6 beads twins and to stretchline once again through the bottom opening of the first bead. Pass the fishing line into the second hole of the twin bead, thread three ordinary beads and again pass the fishing line into the second hole of the twin bead. End the circle this way. The fishing line should come out of the middle of three ordinary beads. The next round will be the final one. String 2 ordinary beads, then 1 bead tween, three more usual beads and pass the fishing line through the second hole in the bead twain, again thread 2 ordinary beads and pass the fishing line through the middle of the three regular beads of the previous circle. So weave on. It only remains to fix the schwenze and the earrings of the snowflake are ready. The following earrings are made in the form of a shamrock clover, which will undoubtedly bring luck to their possessor. It will take:
- Beads of green color;
- 6 rings of small diameter of golden color.
To begin with, you need to fix the wire onring so that it does not move. String on the wire one green bead and make a wire turn around the ring. It is very important that the wire be tightened tightly around the ring and be pushed to the last coil as close as possible. Again string one green bead. So fill all the rings with beads. Make three blanks for each earring and connect them as in the photo. For the petiole of the future trefoil, string ona piece of wire green beads. The number of beads depends on the size of the rings. Slide the entire low in the center, cross the ends of the wire in the typed beads and give a low form of petiole. Attach the petiole to the workpiece of the three rings. Tail of the wire to hide inside the product. Attach the earrings and earrings ready. The following earrings are created in ethno style. Such decorations look original and original, and properly selected shades will emphasize the color of the eyes, such earrings will be an excellent highlight of the whole image. It will take:
- Beads of different colors;
- A line and 2 needles for beads;
The weaving will take place in parallel technique. Since several different colors of beads are used before work, it is worthwhile to draw the desired pattern or use a ready-made scheme. Of course, in the first case you will have absolute certainty that the earrings are unique and the second ones are not. Cut a piece of fishing line 90 cm in length. String one bead and place it in the center. Then string 2 beads and cross the line in them. Then string 3 beads, 4, etc. each time crossing the line in all the beads, add 1 pc. until they are 11. Do not forget to change shades and color transitions. Weave from 11 beads to the length that you like, then perform cuts for 1 bead in each row, just as the increments were made. As a result, there is 1 bead left on the line. To fasten the shvenzu with the remaining tails of the line and make her a pair. For such earrings, we can take a scheme of weavingbracelets in parallel technique, and then you will be the owner of a whole elegant set of stylish and original jewelry. The charm of bead earrings is that it is easy to weave them, materials and accessories are widely available, and ordinary round beads perfectly match both beads twins, and with bioconuses. The following earrings are made with the use of bioconuses. It will take:
- Transparent bioconuses of any shade 4 mm;
- Blue and gold beads 11/0:
- Needle and needle for beads;
For work it is necessary to cut a piece of fishing lineapproximately 70 cm in length. String on the line 4 of the bioconus, alternating with 1 gold bead. The work will be performed in one thread and the resulting nuzzle is better to move towards the end of the line. Skip the line through the first gold bead andfirst biocone. String 1 gold, 1 blue, 1 gold bead and pass the line to the next biocone. String so to the end of the series. As a result, a small square with blue beads in the corners turned out. The line passes through a blue bead. Tighten. String on the line 1 gold bead, 1 biocone, 1 gold bead, 1 more biocone and 1 gold bead, pass the line to the next blue bead. So do until the end of the series. The line must leave the bioconus next to thegold beads. Put on 1 gold, 1 blue, 1 gold bead and pass the line to the next biocone, the gold bead following the bioconus, skip, pass the line to the next three beads and 1 biocone (the line was next to the gold bead). Again, thread 1 gold, 1 blue, 1 gold bead and so on until the end of the circle. A line at the end to pass through a blue bead. Dial on the line 5 gold beads, alternating with their bioconuses (4 bioconuses), fishing line to pass into the same blue bead on the other side. Tighten. Cut the line through the beads so that it leaves the nearest bioconus, thread 1 gold, 1 blue, 1 gold bead and pass the line to the next biocone. On the line, thread 1 gold, 1 blue bead, shvenzu, 1 blue, 1 gold bead and pass the line to the next biocone. To string on a fishing line 1 gold, 1 blue, 1 goldbeads and pass the fishing line with the following bioconus and the following golden bead. Skip the fishing line again to strengthen the schwenze, fix and hide the tail of the line and the earring is ready. It remains to make her a pair. The following brightly yellow earrings with a rhyol in the centerwill bring a ray of sunshine even on the rainy day. In the same style, you can make a suspension and the sunshine of the whole set will add to life bright colors. It will take:
- Beads twain yellow;
- White beads 11/0;
- Yellow Rivoli 14 mm;
- Needle and needle for beads;
String on a fishing line of convenient length (usually 60 -70 cm) 12 beads tween, alternating with white beads. The work will be performed in one thread, so that the entire low will be moved to the edge and tied knot, forming a circle. Cut the line into the second hole of the bead twain, thread 2 white beads and again pass into the second hole of the next bead tween and so on until the end of the circle. To thread one line of tween on the fishing line, pass the line in two white beads, put another twee bead on the line and again pass the line through two white beads, until the end of the row. Sew a fishing line in the hole beads tween,thread one white bead, pass a fishing line into the second hole of the twin bead, pass the line to the second hole of the next bead twain, re-thread 1 white bead, pass the line to the next 2 beads, then thread 1 white bead again, and so on. Do not over tighten the line. As a result, get 6 white beads. Put the rivoli in the center of the design with the front side of yourself and tighten the line. Now the crystal is fixed. To create the petals of the line, enter in 2 whitebeads in the second row. The line must come out of the second white bead. String on the line 3 white beads and again pass it through 2 white beads, so to the end of the circle. (they are obtained as if petals). It remains only to fix the schwenze and make the second earring.