Metallic & Suede Fringe Earrings

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Hey, everybody! Happy Friday! What you got goin’ on this weekend… anything fun?! Lol, you know where I’ll be (wink-wink)! Affiliate links are used in this post at no cost to you – I really appreciate your support! I’m stoked to be back on the CutCardStock blog today with an awesome DT inspiration project featuring more of the Curious Metallic cardstock on sale this month! Have you ever even considered making earrings out of cardstock?! I created another couple pairs of fringe earrings – one pair is made entirely from Curious Metallic cardstock and embellished with tiny clear gemstones, and the other pair has Curious Metallic cardstock elements but is made primarily from craft leather and embellished with Nuvo Bottle Green Crystal Drops. These were so much fun!

This first pair is made entirely of cardstock. I die cut the pieces for each earring from Curious Metallic White Silver, Curious Metallic Violette and Curious Metallic Night. I assembled them with Bearly Art precision craft glue, affixed the earring wires and rings, and then adhered tiny clear gemstones.

This second pair has Curious Metallic cardstock elements but is made primarily from craft leather. I die cut two of the pieces for each earring from Curious Metallic Chestnut and Curious Metallic Aloe, and the fringe pieces from brown and green craft leather. I assembled them with Bearly Art precision craft glue, affixed the earring wires and rings, and then applied tiny dots of Bottle Green Crystal Drops.

And one more peek of each pair… super happy with how these turned out! Not sure whether I want to gift them or keep them! ;)

Sharing in the following challenges:
1. A Perfect Place To Craft Open Challenge: #3-2022 – Anything Goes
2. A Place To Start: #032022 – Anything Goes w/ optional Two By Two
3. Classic Design Challenge: March #3 – Anything Goes
4. The Creative Crafters: #50 – Anything Goes

CutCardStock products used:
Curious Metallic White Silver
Curious Metallic Violette
Curious Metallic Night
Curious Metallic Chestnut
Curious Metallic Aloe

Other products used:
Dies/Punches: Taylored Expressions Designer Dangles – Fringe
Accessories: Taylored Expressions Craft Leather – Faux Suede, eeBeads earring wires and rings, Big Shot, Darice tiny clear gemstones, Nuvo Bottle Green Crystal Drops, Bearly Art precision craft glue

I hope you’ve enjoyed today’s project and you’re inspired to get crafty! Be sure to check out all the awesome cardstock and other goodies at CutCardStock (adhesives, labels, stickers, pens, watercolors and ribbon to name a few). And head on over to the CutCardStock Facebook Page for more inspiration! Thanks so much for stopping by today – we’ll see you next time!

Scrappy hugs,

Author: Leslie

I'm definitely what one could consider a crafting junkie! I love making cards, 3-D projects (especially paper shoes, mini albums and gift bags), mixed media projects, altering items, as well as occasional beading and making jewelry! Fortunately, hubby is very supportive! Life is good! :D

5 thoughts on “Metallic & Suede Fringe Earrings”

  1. Wow, how amazing! Such lovely earrings, you are so creative and multi-talented 😀. Wishing you a happy weekend! Hugs Jo x p.s. sorry I’m so late visiting , my tablet broke but it’s all fixed now – yay! Hugs Jo x

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  2. Very pretty earrings. Very nicely designed.
    Thank you for joining us at A Place to Start this month. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT.

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