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How to Make Peruvian Thread Earrings


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A very detailed tutorial of How to Make Peruvian Thread Jewelry by Popnicute. DIGITAL DOWNLOAD TUTORIAL. This tutorial is based on the purple-green-red pendant in the picture. Two design alternatives are included in this tutorial. What can you expect from this Peruvian Thread Jewelry tutorial? - Learn how to make traditional Peruvian Thread Jewelry. - Learn the perfected technique how to hide the end of the threads. - Learn how to create a cute bail for it. - There is no such thing as a shameful back part and/or sides after you learn from this new tutorial. - Neat outcome is bound to happen. - Learn how to keep the tension equal. - Learn how to make your own coiling gizmo using cheap tools and materials. - Easy scaling up and down your jewelry. - Get everyone confounded and in awe with your newly obtained skill. - Overall, this tutorial will be filled with great pictures and diagrams to make it easy to follow! Use it as a pendant or make a pair for earrings. This kind of jewelry will certainly draw attention! Especially with the unlimited color combination you can choose from!! Make them bold, make them subtle, make them big, make them small, anything you want! Did I mention that this would be great [affordable] Christmas gifts for your friends and family? I know my friends loved them :D LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE FILE SIZE: 3.1 MB. NUMBER OF PAGES: 28. NUMBER OF STEPS: 55. BONUS: 1. 8 steps on how to make your own Coiling Gizmo. 2. How to make Hollow Peruvian Thread earrings (like the pink and green on the 2nd picture) TERMS OF USE: ....................................... You may sell any jewelry/crafts you make out of this tutorial. (c) 2008 Kharisma R. Sommers. All rights reserved. No part of this document may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior written permission of Kharisma R. Sommers of Popnicute. You may NOT use the digital and printed tutorial as teaching material. This tutorial is an intellectual property of Kharisma R. Sommers. It would be nice if you give credit to me and/or my tutorial if you make something out of it.

Recommended with this pattern

  • 55 cm of 12 ga (2 mm thickness) half hard/dead soft round wire. Coated copper wire or other non-tarnish wire is preferable.
  • For making COILING GIZMO:
  • Round nose pliers

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Kharisma Ryantori Sommers is an award winning, self-taught metalsmith and artist with a BFA degree (Graphic Design) from the Petra Christian University of Surabaya, Indonesia. Kharisma brings an abundant array of eclectic and artistic approaches to her jewelry making practice. She has an eye for detail and prides herself on the originality of her designs. She always strives to give her best in every creation. Her jewelry photos and tutorials have been published by numerous American jewelry making magazines and her videos can be seen in youtube under the alias of Popnicute. Kharisma lives with her husband, Steven, in the middle of nowhere (Quincy, IL) with hopes that someday they will be able to move into a bigger city with less snow and preferably with a beach nearby. In her free time she loves capturing photos of flowers and tiny bugs with her Macro lens.