Make Head Pin Earrings The Simple Way

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simple head pin earrings

I love to make head pin earrings and I’ve spent many fun evenings with friends and a couple of glasses of wine showing them how to make them. Yes, they really are that easy!

The stylish head pin earrings you see above are great fun and incredibly cheap to make, you can literally create endless pairs for every occasion in minutes.

And you can make them in just about every style and color thinkable, so you can enjoy wearing unique homemade earrings every day without the hefty price tag! Which is great because let’s face it you can never have enough earrings!

What You Will Need:

Materials & tools for making head pin earrings
Materials For Head Pin Earrings

Let’s Make Head Pin Earrings:

  1. Thread the beads onto the headpins; you will need to leave about a 1/2 inch of the headpin free at the top. If you have more than a 1/2 inch, trim it down with the wire cutters.How to make head pin earrings
  2. Using the round nosed pliers bend the head pin directly above the beads into a 45 degree right angle.How to make head pin earrings Step2
  3. Now hold the bent head pin at the very tip with the round pliers, and roll it back up and around upon itself to create a loop leaving just enough space to slip on an earring wire before closing completely.How to make head pin earrings Step4
    How to make head pin earrings Step5

    Homemade Head Pin Earrings
    The Finished Homemade Head Pin Earrings


For more detailed information on this technique please visit the basics of making homemade earrings.

I’m sure that you will love learning how to make these head pin earrings as much as I did!

Angela Wills

About Angela Wills

SavvyHomemade is a true passion for me and my family, its where we've been busy sharing inspirational DIY craft ideas since 2008! With over 30 years of handcrafting and creative experience, the dream is that this information will make life a little easier for others whilst also doing a little towards protecting our planet. More About Angela Wills »

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