Earring Frame

5 Feb

I’ve had an earring holder on my to-do list for a long time. Tashia already inspired us all when she made two great framed versions in this previous post.  I tried a slightly different framed version using a 1×2 foot panel of decorative sheet metal that I picked up at Home Depot.

Panel

I had an 11×14 inch frame in my collection of unused frames, so I just needed to cut down the panel of sheet metal to fit the frame opening.  I measured and marked the panel with a sharpie, and then used a tin snips to trim it down to size.

Snipping

Once trimmed, I fastened the panel into place with the metal tabs on the back of the frame.

Framed

All I had left to do was fill it with my earrings!

photo 3

I plan to add some color to this earring frame this spring or summer when it’s warm enough to spray paint.  I think I’ll paint the sheet metal to give some contrast to my earrings and may paint the frame as well.  Stay tuned!

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One Response to “Earring Frame”

  1. Kiki February 5, 2013 at 8:02 pm #

    super cute! I know what you mean about warmer weather – I’m itching to get the spray paint out!

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