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Brighten Up Your Look With Our Rainbow Macrame Earrings

Brighten Up Your Look With Our Rainbow Macrame Earrings

Brighten up any outfit in an instant with these gorgeous rainbow macrame earrings. Check out Devon Coverdale’s step-by-step tutorial below, and learn how to create your own pair of DIY earrings that will add colour and style to any ensemble.

You Will Need:

Step 1:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Cut 16 x 10cm lengths of macrame cord and separate into sets of 2 x 10cm lengths.

Step 2:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Take the first skein and, using a wrapping knot, bind the coloured thread around the 2 lengths leaving approximately 2cm loose on each end.

Step 3:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Repeat step 2 with the 3 remaining coloured skeins. Each coloured section will need to be slightly shorter each time to match up the ends of the rainbow in a straight line.

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Trim the loose coloured ends.

Top Tip: Test out the curve of the rainbow as you go along to work out how long each set of cord needs to be bound in the embroidery thread.

Step 4:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Stack and secure the 4 coloured lengths in a rainbow curve – you can use a hot glue gun or needle and thread.

Step 5:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Using the jewellery pliers, attach the bead on top of the rainbow.

Step 6:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Again, using the pliers, attach the earring bars to the bead.

Step 7:

Rainbow macrame earrings tutorial step

Unravel the loose macrame cord ends and brush out if you want a more fluffed product.

Finished project in use

Now your gorgeous rainbow macrame earrings are complete, there’s nothing left to do but try them on! Use them to add instant glam to to the simplest of outfits, and wear your handiwork with pride.

Looking for more crafty DIY jewellery ideas? Check out the rest of our projects and tutorials right here.

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