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Earring findings

This guide explains the type of earring findings used in jewellery making.

 

 

Earring findings
These are findings used to make earrings.

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Used to make earrings. These have an eye (small ring) for hanging charms, pearls or beads.

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These findings are used to make clip on earrings.

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These pieces keeps the earring secure by sliding onto the back of the earring pin and pushes up against ear, this holds the earring in place.

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This is a earring is worn pushed through the ear lobe.
There are various types.

Some types have a small eye (ring) for hanging charms, pearls or beads, other types are completely flat at the bottom to allow pearls, gemstone or beads to be glued on it.