Beginner | 18 min
Taught by Shana Astrachan
These playful earrings are made using recycled bits of yarn, so you can use scraps from other projects. Shana shows you how to design the earrings with colors and textures that reflect your style. The yarn is set in acetate discs so the finished earrings are lightweight but make a bold statement.
Learn how to:
  • Design with different colors and textures
  • Recycle yarn for this project

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to create these lightweight yarn earrings
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Downloadable PDF pattern included
  • Step-by-step instruction by Cal Patch
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students


Chapters
Introduction
00:26
Materials
01:37
Make Acetate Discs
02:27
Add Yarn and Finish
06:40
06:55
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Circle template
  • sheets of acetate
  • a compass (the drawing instrument)
  • 1/8" hole punch
  • a sharp awl or other piercing tool
  • round nose pliers
  • flat nose pliers
  • wire cutters
  • scissors
  • scraps of fine thin yarn
  • transparent nylon thread (or thin fishing line)
  • sewing needle
  • steel block for hammering
  • 21 gauge stainless steel wire
  • a flat metal file
  • nylon or rawhide hammer
  • a Dremel tool w/ polishing attachment
  • painters tape
Discussion
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