These traditional Native American earrings are beaded using brick stitch. The thunderbird appears in a pattern in the earring's fringe. The patriotic red, white, and blue beads are given a "punch" with the gold bugle beads.
At the widest point the earrings are 1". The bead work in these Thunderbird Earrings measures 3". The hypoallergenic surgical steel earwire adds approximately 0.5" to the total drop.