This design comes from cutting wedge shapes from the lids of circular tins. I really dig the slight arc and the overall shape. This vintage white tin has a bunch of lovely flowers that get shown off beautifully here.
Each piece is hand cut, edges filed and finished smooth and then riveted to a length of waxed steel wire. A surgical stainless steel ear wire finishes the look.
The finished earrings are approximately 1.5" (40mm) wide and hang about 3" (75mm) from the ear. Each pair is made to order, so expect slight variations with your particular pair.
All adaptive reuse pieces come to you neatly displayed on an upcycled card and wrapped ready for gift-giving.
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