DIY Ear Wires
Whether your style is boho-chic or totally elegant, these simple ear wires make it easy to DIY a look that’s all you. Check out this tutorial to make yours!
To make two ear wires at once, cut wire to about 4” and bend in half. Use chain nose pliers to pinch and flatten wire at bend. Tip: Keep wires as straight and neat as possible.
Use round nose pliers to form loop where halfway point is flat.
Use bail-making pliers to create curved shape of ear wire. Tail should barely extend past loop. Use flush cutters to trim excess length.
Use round nose pliers to give straight end of ear wire a slight bend.
Use flush cutters to cut the loop from step 3, creating two separate ear wires.
Use file to smooth down tips of ear wire. Tip: File gently in one direction only.
Place earring on small loop and close with round nose pliers.