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« on: July 27, 2010 12:41:57 AM »

Whenever I'm deciding on what earrings to wear, I have to hunt for a pair amidst a tangled disaster. This is especially the case for me since I mostly wear earrings of the dangling variety. I have seen those mesh-like earring holders at places like Target and what not, but I wanted to make my own. I came up with the idea of framing one of those needlepoint canvases in a classy frame and hanging my earrings off of that. Here is the result:



Close up of the hanging earrings:



This worked really well! It's not difficult to take the earrings in and out of the holes. I kept the frame on my dresser, but alternatively, you could also hang the frame on the wall. The best part is that this also serves as awesome room decor!
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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2010 01:11:01 AM »

Wow, neat work and very glamorous looking! I can relate to the dangled earrings disaster and this looks like a great workaround Grin
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2010 04:20:12 AM »

I have always wanted one of these but I never thought of using plastic canvas! Very clever! It looks great!
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« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2010 11:58:01 AM »

What a great idea!  I've used the ones that are sold at Claire's but I always kind of hated them because I didn't find them very convenient.  Recently I just hung up a string and keep them hanging vertically like that, but I love this idea!
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2010 02:01:38 PM »

That's such a great idea!!! Thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #5 on: August 09, 2010 12:24:41 PM »

very nice! i really should make one. i have more earrings than i can wear, but as of now they're all kept in a box. one of these would make life sooo much easier!
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