Beaded Crystal Rivoli Earrings Tutorial | Paradise Aquatic

Paradise Aquatic Earrings (1)


paradise aquatic earrings

Hey beautiful! In today’s tutorial I will show you how to make these quick and sparkly beaded crystal rivoli earrings. This design is inspired by the Paradise Aquatic monthly bead and DIY jewelry making collection from Eureka Crystal Beads, and all beads were derived from the contents I received.

To source the materials, you may pick up an entire Paradise Aquatic Collection, or hand-pick from the wide selection of materials/color choices available at Eureka Crystal Beads. Keep in mind, if you do purchase a collection, the specific colors may vary slightly.

Materials for 1 Pair:

✔ 2 – 12mm Round Crystal Rivoli Stones (White Opal Electra – Limited Ed.)

✔ 2 – 12mm Crystal Rivoli Settings (gold, 4 prong)

✔ 10 – 6/0 Seed Beads (TOHO Silver Lined Milky Hot Pink)

✔ 8 – 4mm Crystal Bicone Beads (Caribbean mix)

✔ 32 – 2mm Faceted Gemstone Beads (stabilized turquoise)

11/0 Seed Beads, less than 1g (Lt. Sapphire Opaque Dk. Blue Lined)

4 ft. 6lb Fireline, or beading thread of choice

Beading Needle, Size 10

✔ 8″ – 24g Jewelry Wire

✔ 2 – 5mm Jump Rings

✔ 2 – Ear Wire Findings (4mm, gold, ball post)

Jewelry Pliers (round nose, chain nose) 

Wire Cutters 


Bead Mat

Paradise Aquatic Collection

Haven’t seen the Paradise Aquatic Collection reveal video? Click on the thumbnail image to check it out, and see the beautifully curated contents up close:

paradise aquatic beading collection

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Find the growing collection of instant download beading patterns for my original beaded jewelry designs. All patterns are accompanied by a corresponding, free beading tutorial video in case you would like to refer to video instruction while you bead. 

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You may easily search the Orchid and Opal Design Index for the name of the pattern you have purchased, and follow the linked image to find the blog post that contains the video. 

Beaded Jewelry Inspiration:

The jewelry in this category may be sold, but I am usually able to recreate similar designs, upon request. Viewing out of stock jewelry pieces also provides a helpful archive of beading inspiration, and a way to see past jewelry creations that have travelled to new homes. Many pieces include materials from past bead subscription boxes that I have unboxed on my YouTube channel.

I am humbled to say that the pieces found in this category have been shipped to satisfied customers in practically many corners of the world!