You drooled over the out-of-the-box look of the uber-chic safety pin earrings on Miley Cyrus, Kourtney Kardashian, Hillary Duff and other stars. Now it is your turn to hog the spotlight flaunting these beauties. While there are many brands that make these pricey pieces in gold, white gold, silver and diamond, you will be amazed at how the humble, original safety pin can be made into earrings in just a few simple steps without having you to cough up a hefty sum.
You will find making a drop earring cakewalk with just an earring hook slipped through a safety pin, additional help being provided by a few jump rings.
This pretty piece of jewelry is made without safety pins! Surprised? Well, you will learn how a wire can be bent by a set of pliers to resemble the shape of the pins with just a minor difference. If you want, you can make it with the safety pins themselves by just snipping off part of the middle to make a gap large enough to pass through your ear piercing.
A pair of safety pins, nail clipper and nail file is all you need for this project. Who knew safety pins could create such a stunner?
Pick up a few mini safety pins in lustrous gold shades to ensure all eyes are on you at the next party.
This tutorial stresses the importance of disinfecting the safety pins that you use for earrings.
Safety pins hung from earring hooks through small and medium pairs of jump rings can make an adoring dangler. Watch the video to believe!
Pearls and rhinestones glued to safety pins make this elegant Tom Binns style ear stud. The only difference between the DIY and the branded one is the perhaps, the price.
Beads in orange and black make this Rasta earring a treat to flaunt. You are free to choose the color of beads, though. Anyways, they will make you look smart and unique.
Cash on the boho-chic appeal of pearls, rhinestones and colorful small safety pins all packed together in this magnificent ear jewelry.
Pass colorful beads through the arms of safety pins to make this fun paved earring set. The directions show you how with cool blue beads.
Large rhinestones and faux pearls intermingle with a handful of tiny safety pins to make this glitzy accessory for your party dress.
Jazz up your everyday look with this heady mixture of safety pins of various sizes, champagne colored pearls and rhinestone trims.
Rock the punk look with thick small safety pins hanging from your ears. In case you have multiple piercings in your cartilage the stud types would suit them better.
You can either make the middle arm of the chandelier earring with a cut safety pin as instructed or just hang a chain from the center of a single bent pin that holds the beads at the two sides.
Punk fans are going to love this art of earring making. In just a matter of an hour, you should be ready to rock celebrity looks and get the tongues of your critics wagging!
Published on April 13th 2016 by Peyton Derrida