Gunmetal & Pink Roses Byzantine Earrings

Gunmetal and Pink Roses Byzantine Earrings

What You'll Need:

12 10mm Silver Armor Jump Rings
14 10mm Gunmetal Grey Jump Rings
8 10mm Rose Pink Jump Rings
2 12mm Rose Pink Jump Rings
1 Pair Silver Fishhook Earrings
Twist Ties

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 1 Hour

How to Make Gunmetal & Pink Roses Byzantine Earrings


These DIY earrings are the perfect combination of sweet and edgy. The pink rose rings soften the modern gunmetal grey, making them a beautiful pair of earrings to wear for any occasion.
 
  • 1 Attach rings

    Close 2 silver rings and attach a twist tie. Attach 2 gunmetal rings to the silver rings. Attach 2 10mm pink rings to the gunmetal rings.

  • 2 Continue attaching rings

    Hold vertically with the twist tie hanging down. Spread the 2 pink rings apart, letting them drop down to either side of the gunmetal rings. Spread the gunmetal rings apart and push up the inside edges of the 2 pink rings that were just dropped to either side. Attach 2 silver rings to these pushed-up pink rings.

  • 3 Continue attaching rings

    Attach 2 10mm pink rings to the silver rings just added. Attach 2 gunmetal rings to the pink rings just added. Holding vertically with the twist tie hanging down, spread apart the top 2 gunmetal rings, letting them drop to either side of the pink rings. Spread the pink rings apart and push up the inside edges of the gunmetal rings that were just dropped to either side. Attach 2 silver rings to these pushed-up gunmetal rings.

  • 4 Continue attaching rings

    Attach 2 10mm pink rings to the silver rings just added. Attach 2 gunmetal rings to the pink rings just added. Holding vertically with the twist tie hanging down, spread apart the top 2 gunmetal rings, letting them drop to either side of the pink rings. Spread the pink rings apart and push up the inside edges of the gunmetal rings that were just dropped to either side. Attach 2 silver rings to these pushed-up gunmetal rings.

  • 5 Continue attaching rings

    Attach 2 gunmetal rings and 1 12mm pink ring to the 2 silver rings just added. Shift the 12mm pink ring so it lies between the 2 gunmetal rings.

  • 6 Attach fishhook

    Using 1 gunmetal ring, attach a fishhook to the 2 beginning silver rings that have twist ties attached. Remove the twist tie.

  • 7 Repeat Steps 1-5

    The first earring is complete. Repeat steps 1 through 5 for the second earring.