How to Make Guitar Pick Earrings

Turn a couple of guitar picks into a fashion statement.

If funky homemade jewelry is music to your ears, check out this earring project.

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Materials and Tools:

pair of matching guitar picks
drill or wood-burning tool to make holes in picks (wood-burning tool with a point works best)
variety of beads and jewelry findings (eye pins and head pins)
needle-nose pliers
wire cutters
earring hooks
jewelry wire

Steps:

1. Melt holes in the guitar picks with a wood burning tool, or drill holes into the picks.

2. Select beads that complement the guitar picks.

3. Place the beads on head pins and attach to guitar picks.

4. Place a small number of beads on wire and attach the wire to the center of the guitar pick.

5. Attach earring hooks.

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