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Cubic zirconia coins

Cubic zirconia (CZ) coins in cheery colors brighten up summer earrings!
Easy Earrings Cubic zirconia coins hero
Easy Earrings Cubic zirconia coins Step 1

1. On a head pin, string a crystal drop. Make the first half of a wrapped loop. 


Cut a 1 3⁄4-in. (4.4 cm) piece of chain. Attach the drop to the center link and complete the wraps.

These beads have a single top-drilled hole that accommodates jump rings, making it easy to incorporate them into a variety of designs. 


  • 2 16 mm cubic zirconia coins (Lima Beads,
  • 2 9 mm crystal drops
  • 3 1⁄2 in. (8.9 cm) chain, 2–4 mm links
  • 2 2-in. (5 cm) head pins
  • 2 6 mm jump rings
  • 2 4 mm jump rings
  • pair of earring wires
  • chainnose and roundnose pliers
  • diagonal wire cutters
Easy Earrings Cubic zirconia coins Step 2
2. Open a 6 mm jump ring. Attach one end of the chain, a cubic zirconia coin, and the other end of the chain. Close the jump ring.
Easy Earrings Cubic zirconia coins Step 3
3. Use a 4 mm jump ring to attach the dangle and the loop of an earring wire. Make a second earring to match the first.
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