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Project Info:

Level: All Levels

Estimated time: 3-4 Hours

Project by: Linnea Lortsher
Sample by: Linnea Lortsher

With eyes facing demurely away from your partner, you face off to begin the dance… and these are the perfect earrings to begin celebrating the Fourth of July with fireworks! In bright shades of red, white, and blue, Linnea has outdone herself once again with another pair of earrings in a dance motif to celebrate our country’s birthday!


8-401FR Matte Black AB

Miyuki Seed Beads- 8/0

$4.25 USD

11-591 Ivory Pearl Ceylon

Miyuki Seed Beads- 11/0

$2.95 USD

Light Grey- KO Thread

KO Thread

$4.95 USD

Sterling Silver Ear Wires w/ 3mm Bead (1 pair)

Ear Wires

$4.95 USD

Leafy Loop- Antique Silver


$2.00 USD

English Beading Needles, Size 10- 4 Pack


$3.25 USD

8-591 Pearl Ceylon

Miyuki Seed Beads- 8/0

$4.15 USD

Eurotool Chain Nose Plier


$12.95 USD

Project Map





Phase 1: Tie beading thread onto loop component and begin circular brick stitch with 8/0 beads around toggle loop. You should have 16 beads.

Phase 2:Begin second row with one 11/0 and one fire polish bead. Alternate between 11/0 and fire polish beads and stitch all the way around the base row. You should have 11 fire polish beads and 12 11/0 seed beads.

Phase 3: Begin with two 11/0 seed beads and then follow the pattern: One 8/0, one 11/0, one 11/0, one 8/0, one 11/0, one 11/0, repeat all the way to the end of the second row. You should have 11 8/0 seed beads.

Phase 4: [not pictured] Weave in ends, trim thread, and attach ear wire. Wear and enjoy!