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DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

July 23, 2019

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings- a fun, colorful accessory that’s perfect for summer!

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

 

When I saw these plain (awesomely-priced!) hoop earrings on Amazon, I’d knew they’d be perfect for an upgrade. These DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings are fast and easy to make and you can customize them any way you’d like.

Supplies needed:

Inexpensive hoop earrings

Embroidery floss in various colors

Gorilla glue (this is the best glue I’ve found for craft projects- hands down!)

Scissors

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

Start at the back of the earring. Double knot the embroidery floss. DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

Brush a small amount of glue on the hoop and begin wrapping.

Keep the thread taught and make sure each new wrap is touching the old- otherwise, there will be gaps.

To add a new color, brush glue on the hoop, press new strand on and wrap old color around a few times. Then, switch to the new color.

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

You can carry the strands along the hoop, wrapping them along. If you are finished using a color(like I was with the blue), cut the end of the floss and wrap it up. Brush a small amount of glue to the hoop as you work.

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

Once you get to the end of the earring, apply some glue and wrap the end around. Let dry and snip excess.

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

Wear & enjoy!

DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

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DIY Rainbow Wrapped Earrings

 

  • Reply
    Daisy
    July 23, 2019 at 8:20 pm

    Lovely idea, i will definitely make this. 🙂

  • Reply
    Dina
    July 23, 2019 at 8:21 pm

    Very, and simple!

  • Reply
    Sandy Burch
    July 23, 2019 at 8:36 pm

    I love this! Easy. Cheap. And VERY pretty! How much better can you get? Thanks for sharing it! <3

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