Thursday, January 6

diy: bias tape rosette earrings

if these aren't the cutest things…

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supplies:
bias tape
{you can buy this at joann's or whatever your local fabric store is. it is super cheap and a there is a large variety of colors}
earring studs
{$1.99 for 60 @ michael's}
earring backs
{$1.99 for 60 @ michael's}
hot glue or strong craft glue
scissors

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step 1:
cut two strips of bias tape about 5-6 inches long.

step 2:
tie a knot at the end of each strip.

step 3:
wrap and twist the tape around the knot, varying tightness.

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step 4: hot glue the end of the tape on the underside of the rosette for a base.

step 5: hot glue the earring studs on the back of the rosettes

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step 6: put earrings on, look in the mirror, and admire those dainty little things.

29 comments:

  1. These are really cute. Thanks for the tutorial.

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  2. This is me shaking my finger at you. Stop tempting me to not finish my 128 other projects.
    I literally looks at buying some of these the other day. Literally.

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  3. *LOVE* thanks for the tutorial!!

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  4. I've been looking for these at stores, but now I'm going to just make some. In every single color imaginable!

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  5. Love these! I am going to get the stuff this weekend and give these a try! My daughter would love these!

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  6. i want to make some today!! they are so cute, and i can't believe how easy they are. i see many of pairs of these in my future. ;)
    happy day friend!

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  7. oh i will be making these! what a great (and easy!) DIY!

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  8. OOO I just adore these and I love your blog!

    http://www.catsone.blogspot.com/

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  9. delicious. too bad i don't have pierced ears.

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  10. okay you are the cutest.....perfection!

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  11. What a cute tutorial....thanks for sharing! You are adorable <3

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  12. You seriously take the best pictures....you should do a post of photography tips! How do you make them look so vintage? I love it!

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  13. those are ridiculously cute!!! and so are you!

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  14. Love your blog!! Thanks for your sweet comment. I'm your newest follower.

    Hello, I'm Lindsay. Nice to meet you :)

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  15. i am MAKING THESE!
    also, that top picture of you is SOOOOO pretty!
    makes me wish i could look just like you!

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  16. So pretty! Arent you a clever little thing! Thanks for stopping by my blog :)

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  17. Hello! I just came across your blog through Embellishing Life. I LOVE your blog. You have so many wonderful ideas and projects. The yarn wreath will be the first one I try! Thanks for sharing!

    Karen @ http://barefootinportland.blogspot.com

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  18. this is plain genius! i love me some tape. for reals, I'm pretty much making these these right.now. or tomorrow, whatevs. the point is, i love this idea girl:)
    YOURS, MINE AND OURS

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  19. How awesome are these! Right up my alley!

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  20. These are precious!! I feel a crafternoon coming up!!

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  21. omg i need to make these this weekend!! they are ADORABLE!!!

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  22. ok, i'm loving looking around on your blog.
    these ear rings look super easy and they are so cute.
    your little family is a-dor-able as well.

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  23. i adore these... SO CUTE!! I have some awesome vintage red&white and green&white bias tapes that would be PERFECT for this project!! off to hunt for some earring studs... :)

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  24. these are adorable! i love them! what size of bias tape did you use?

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  25. these are probably the cutest thing EVER! thanks!!!

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  26. wow. SO easy to make and so cheap! I've made like 4 pairs in 15 minutes. My Christmas presents are going to be amazing this year thanks to you!

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