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Turn broken needle threaders in to cute earings.

Posted by Cat Morley from London, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 1114 projects »
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  • How to make a pair of recycled earrings. Needle Threader Earings - Step 1
    Step 1

    Get some old or broken needle threaders.

  • How to make a pair of recycled earrings. Needle Threader Earings - Step 2
    Step 2

    Pierce a hole through the top of each one with a pin.

  • How to make a pair of recycled earrings. Needle Threader Earings - Step 3
    Step 3

    Open a jump ring and slip it through the hole.

  • How to make a pair of recycled earrings. Needle Threader Earings - Step 4
    Step 4

    Attach an earing hook and close the jump ring.

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Bibi Bourgeon
Bibi Bourgeon
I love these! I have broken so many of them!
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Anjellee
Anjellee · Roma, Queensland, AU · 45 projects
ohh so thats what they are for..
Thx my mum has heaps of these =)
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vInTaGe~VioLeT
vInTaGe~VioLeT · Bideford, England, GB · 44 projects
what a cool idea! i never like to throw those out now i don't need to!
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Chelsea
Chelsea · 1 project
Needle threaders?! I always wondered what those things were when I got sewing kits hahaha. Those are awesome earrings too!
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ofenjen (aka sewhookedjen)
ofenjen (aka sewhookedjen) · Austin, Texas, US · 75 projects
I made 6 sets for my quilty friends! Just wanted to let you know they loved them. Happy
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stella.
stella. · Cleveland, Ohio, US · 1 project
This is really great beause they're so cheap and every crafty chica has these everywhere! And also, outside of us, they're pretty obscure looking, you know. One of those conversation starter deals.
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Colleen

These are sooo cute. I made 2 pair.
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Rosemary

Love your imagination. I too take things and make things not suppose to be out of them. Keep up the good work and the imagination going.
Rosemary
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Kiki

I have sooo many broken neele threaders laying around. Thanks for the graet idea!
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nikki donovan

I think these earings are realy great, am defo going to try them. xxx
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