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Peacock Feathers and Turquoise Earrings

These peacock feathers and turquoise bead earrings are so beautiful with their natural components. You’ll need to take special care when making these earring. You handle the feathers delicately. If they bend, your earring will be ruined.

You’ll need these supplies:

  • 2 – 6mm turquoise football beads(can be colored glass)
  • 2 – Peacock feathers
  • 2 – eye pins; goldtone
  • 2 – earwires; goldtone
  • glue

You’ll need these tools:

  • wire cutters
  • chain nose pliers
  • round nose pliers

1.) Bead one 6mm turquoise football bead on the eyepin, loop.
2.) Holding the bead, eye of the eyepin up, place a drop of glue in the the bead
3.) Lay the tip of the feather on the eyepin and push into the bead. Allow to dry.
4.) Attach to the earwire.
5.) Repeat for the second earring.