Pearly Hair Comb
Designer Virginia Magdaleno
Skill Level Intermediate

Materials (for one comb)

20 gauge Non-Tarnish Silver Soft Flex Craft Wire - Approx. 30"
Sterling Silver 1.5" Head Pins - Approx. 20 pcs
3-6mm Clear Fire Polish Czech Glass Beads - Approx. 5 pcs
6mm Round Pearls - Approx. 14 pcs
8mm Round Pearl - 1 pc

Tools

WigJig Olympus
Cutters
Round Nose Pliers
Needle Nose Pliers

Instructions

For Comb

Step 1:
Use the Soft Flex® Professional Flush Cutters to cut one 30 inch piece of Soft Flex® Craft Wire from the spool.

Step 2: Place one peg in the top right corner of the Wig Jig® Olympus. Repeat to place 7 more pegs, each two to the left of the previous peg.

Step 3: Place a second peg down 7 and over 1(to the left) from the first. Repeat to place 6 more pegs, each two to the left of the previous peg.

Step 4: Wrap the wire around the first peg in the top row to secure, making sure the working end of the wire is to the right of the peg.

Step 5: Wrap the wire down and around the first peg in the bottom row from left to right.

Step 6: Wrap the wire once around the next peg in the top row from left to right.

Step 7: Wrap the wire once around the next peg in the bottom row from left to right.

Step 8: Repeat steps 6-7, five times.

Step 9: Wrap the wire around the last peg in the top row from left to right twice to secure.

Step 10: Remove all of the pegs on the bottom row.

Step 11: Use the Soft Flex® Needle Nose Pliers to twist each wire to the right until tight.

Step 12: Remove all of the pegs on the top row. Weave wire ends through holes at the top of the comb to secure.


For Dangles

Step 1:
Use 1 head pin to string 1 bead. Form a wire wrapped loop that attaches to one of the loops at the top of the comb. Repeat to attach all beads to the top of the comb.


Projects not intended for children under the age of 13. The information on this instruction sheet is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed. Soft Flex® Company disclaims all liability from any injury to anyone undertaking the construction of this project as a result of improper safety precautions.