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This item sold on October 18, 2011.

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I made these whimsical earrings from vintage postage stamps. I loved collecting stamps when I was little, and I ended up with several related to American history, and now these postage stamps, something which were originally a practical item, have become wearable art!

These earrings would be a perfect gift for a history buff or teacher. The last photo shows the stamps I used before I converted them to earrings, which include the Jefferson memorial, American flags, and Independence Hall.

The details: These earrings...
- measure 2 ½ inches (6.4 cm) long
- are made with actual US postage stamps
- hang on nickel free fishhook style earwires

I coated the stamps in a glossy coat, which gives them a sheen as well as giving them added protection. These earrings are still delicate, however, so avoid sleeping or swimming in these earrings.

Be sure to check out the rest of my shop for my unique pieces! FlourishandDebonair.etsy.com

Handmade Postage Stamp Earrings - Red White and Blue American History Buff


  • Handmade item
  • Materials: postage stamps, nickel free jewelry findings
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 59 reviews
  • Favorited by: 149 people