Looking for simple silvery earrings without all the destructive extraction of prescious metals? These little upcycled tin earrings are the perfect answer.
These are the perfect office gift, birthday gift or little hostess gift. Giving a one-of-a-kind piece of handmade art is always appreciated and finding out it's from a recycled material is icing on the cake.
The .625" (16mm) circles are hand punched, formed and then the edges are finished smooth. The basins are then drilled and finished with surgical stainless steel kidney wires. The finished earrings are .5" (13mm) round and hang just about 1" (26mm) from your ear.
Each piece of metal comes to me having lived a previous life--in some cases multiple lives! It is not unusual for the material to sometimes have scuffs, scratches, faded portions, and general wear and tear. If a flawless finish is important to you, please zoom in to the pictures here to look for imperfections that might be distracting for you.
All adaptive reuse pieces come to you neatly displayed on an upcycled card and sustainably wrapped ready for gift-giving.
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