Get tangled up in the web of crafting with our felted spider earrings. With Halloween fast approaching, these DIY earrings are a quick and easy way to add a touch of spook to your style. They also make for a frighteningly fun gift! Simply gather your supplies and follow our step-by-step instructions below…
Tools & Materials
- Low-Temp Hot Glue Gun
- Pliers/Wire Cutters
- Felting Block
- Felting Needle
- Black Roving Felt
- 2 Silver Earring Hooks
- 4 Silver Jump Rings
- 2 Silver Head Pins
- Silver Chain
- White Paper Covered Floral Wire – 20-gauge
- Gather the tools and materials listed above.
- Form the black roving felt into two balls about 3/4” across. Use a felting needle and poke repeatedly to form a perfect ball.
- Stick the pinhead through the center of the ball; then, create a wrapped loop with pliers.
- Push white paper covered floral wire through middle of the ball to create eight legs. Add a dab of glue at the base of the legs to keep in place.
- Color the legs with black marker, then bend each end.
- Attach a silver chain to your spider with a jump ring. Use another jump ring on the opposite end to attach your earring hook.
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