Yarn: 40 yards of size 10 crochet thread
Tools and Supplies: 3.75mm crochet hook, beading needle, scissors, 150 size 6 glass seed beads
Skill Level: Beginner
Stitches: (ch)chain, (sl st)slip stitch, (sl3b)slip 3 beads, (sc)single crochet
Cut 90 strands of fringe first (wrap around a DVD case or paperback book 90 times and cut).
Bead 150 beads onto ball of thread.
Ch.3, join w/sl st. in 1st st. to form ring.
Row 1: Ch.1, sl3b, sc in ring. (1 sc)
Row 2: Turn, ch.1, (sl3b, sc) three times. (3 sc)
Row 3: Turn, ch.1 (sl3b, sc) twice in first sc, *sl3b, sc; repeat from * across to last st., (sl3b, sc) twice in last st.
Rows 4-5: Repeat Row 3. Finish off, leave your ends long enough to be worked in with fringe.
Take 5 strands, fold in half, pull loop through a sc of last row and pull ends through loop and pull tight.
Repeat across until all 9 sc of last row have fringe. Cut and shape fringe to desired length.
Fasten an earring finding in beginning ring.
Repeat instructions again for 2nd earring.