Thursday, December 21, 2017

The Tacky Earring Blog Hop

Diana Ptaszynski had a great idea, instead of a Tacky Christmas Sweater blog hop, a Tacky Holiday Earring blog hop! I was on it.  I had ideas right away.  I had so many I had to control myself.  You can buy these for $15 each, too!  Here we go!

I found these awesome wreaths in the miniature Christmas section in Michaels, and they go perfectly with silver and copper colored plastic beads!


These trees were found in Michaels, on an end-cap - I assume they are scrapbook or card making supplies, but make fantastic earrings.  The holes were a little small and far down, so I had to make LARGE loops.  Paired these with cute little gold colored jingle bells!

And, finally, the ones I had in my head the moment she announced the blog hop.  Dr. Seuss sparkly puff balls with ribbons.  The only thing that would have made these better for me is if I could have found the red ribbons I really wanted to pair these with - don't get me wrong, the silver is cool and all, but in my head they were red.

To me what ended up being the most fun part of the challenge was the creativity involved to get some truly tacky creations! I hope you enjoyed my earrings and you should hop around and see what everyone else made.  Thanks Diana for having a fun little holiday blog hop!














11 comments:

Laney said...

HEHEH love them all :D

Loralee said...

OMG, I love the wreaths, I love the wreaths, I love the wreaths!!!!!!!!!!! So cute and mid-centry squeeeeeee

Kari Asbury said...

They are all so cute! Those wreaths and the grinchy ones are extra fabulous!

Sandi Volpe said...

Sue you did a great job on all of them!

TesoriTrovati said...

Super cute! I love those trees. I always troll the scrapbook aisle for fun things! Enjoy the day! Erin

Heather Powers said...

Those mini wreaths are brilliant! Love them all though.

Diana P. said...

They are all adorable! I actually like that the last pair doesn't have red ribbons. It gets them more of a frosty look!

CraftyHope said...

Yes, the creativity of this is totally what makes it sound like fun! I can totally see someone wearing all three of your creations. I guess that's the point. However, there are some tacky sweaters out there that I can't believe people would wear...but they DO!
Your idea of using miniatures is a great one. In fact, it sounds like a lot of fun to just walk around the craft store and pick out items for this challenge. You did fabulously!

Anonymous said...

It's very fun to see the creativity that goes into all of these tacky earrings. Tacky but cute!

Melissa said...

Oh these are all pretty cute! I do love the pom poms and the wreaths a lot, but the Christmas trees are fab!

Chelle said...

I would wear them all. but the tree earrings are my fav.

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