DIY Chain Tassel Earrings


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Voila, diy, tassel earrings,
You can trim chains to hang at an angle ~ Try them on and make adjustments from there.

NOTE* I used the pliers to adjust the loop on the earring base
it was facing sideways and I wanted it in front.


I planned on doing these at the beginning of July but ended up doing the chain tassel long necklaces instead. So now I’ve done both.

You can get creative with this project and leave the tassels long if you wish and even add beads to the chains. They’re really fun and while they do take a bit of patience as the chain links are very tiny, it’s a pretty simple project. Have fun!

* Seen in outfit post here and here*

LA native & lifestyle blogger Maegan Tintari writes daily at sharing beauty & style secrets, including fashion DIYs, how-to nail art manicures, hair tutorials, recipes & home decorating ideas, as well as a look into her personal life, her journey & battle with infertility & recent relocation to the mountains by a lake in search of a better life with her adorable French Bulldog brothers, Trevor and Randy.


  • Heidi

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    I can’t wait to try this 🙂
    I just did the chain tassel necklace and louboutin petal shoes DIYs on your site and I’ve gotten SO many compliments!
    Thank you, I love your site!!

  • Oh...dear me

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    I absolutely love the earring and the chain! Sadly I have not much talent, and bad eyes!!!
    Where did you get the romper you wearing with the chain?

  • ~alison

    August 31, 2009 | Reply



    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    your diy’s are tdf!! (to die for) (:

  • Milly

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    love them!

  • Jen Ell

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Love this. I am going to go feature it on my blog right now!

  • Chelsea

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Cute cute cute!

  • drollgirl

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    these look fan-farking-tastic!!!!!

  • ♥Aubrey

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    I admire you for your patience! That looks like it would take a while…did it? I’m intriged as there’s another way i’d like to make these, but don’t want to spend A LOT of time doing it. Thanks luv ♥

  • bananas.

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    again…you amaze me with your creativeness. seriously you should have an etsy shop and sell all these fabulous DIY goods. unless you’re like me and like to keep the goodness to yourself. ha!

  • Brooke

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    And, yet another project I must do when I get home. I’m going to be very busy!

  • Kirsten

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Love your DIY’ers. One day I aspire to have great creativity like yourself. Do you think tinkerbell will sprinkle some fairy dust my way?

  • Iva

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    seriously they look amazing. you are the never ending creativeness/idea/ knowledge/go to guru of all things holy moly awesome. 🙂

  • Jaime

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Love it! I made your DIY tassel necklace, and this would be a nice addition to my jewelry collection too.

  • a moment i treasure

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    ahhh! you are so creative! and i always need new projects…:)

  • samantha ezra.

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    this is brilliant! can’t wait to try it. thanks!

  • Anonymous

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    did you ever make a hair to for “i like big butts and i cannot lie”?

    if not… please do… your hair do is perfect!

  • Hanako66

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    they turned out so cool…I love the look!!

  • TheBeautyFile

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    how have you not started your own brand yet?? i feel like you need to!! love these….i would end up clipping my finger with those pliers, but it’s worth a shot.

  • Penny

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Your DIY’s drive me crazy…in a good way that is:)

  • LifestyleBohemia

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Fabulous! You can open your own Etsy shop with these 😉

  • Savvy Gal

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    I love the look. How creative.

  • Elizabeth Marie

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    You’re so effing amazing! I think I just might try these for a bday present for my momma!

  • Stacey B

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    Fantastic! These will so be made for someone for Christmas this year!!

  • Gabriella Cabral

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    i’m brasilian and i love your ideas.
    I have a blog of make:
    I would like to learn many things about fashion.

  • Lisa Petrarca

    August 31, 2009 | Reply

    I might even be able to do this one!

  • Revolution Vintage

    September 1, 2009 | Reply


  • The Queen of Hearts

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    You are absolutely amazing. You can pretty much rest assured that I am going to say something to that effect every single time that I comment on your blog — and I’m not a kiss ass either!

  • Millie

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    These are just so cute! You outdid yourself again.

  • Jacqueline

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    I love your DIY posts! That is why I keep coming back to your blog. It makes you very unique =) Thanks for the comments on my blog. You are so sweet!

    wanna see a girl doing tricks with Trix? Visit me at

  • Living and Loving In L.A.

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    You are so clever, Maegan! Good job! Those are super-duper cool!

  • anhesty

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    awesome! great job!

  • Lindsey Conrad - Nabors

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    LOVE these!! I’ve thought about doing the same thing for a necklace!!! They look fabulous!!

  • Catherine Ashley Talks fashion

    September 1, 2009 | Reply


    Just wanted to spread the word,

    Catherine Ashley Talks Fashion is back and better! hihi

    I love your earrings project.
    They turned out wonderful

    take care dear,


  • Jewerly etc.

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    I had to do a post about you. Your DIY jewelry (and clothes and shoes) are literally to die for!

  • Ediot

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    you make the best tutorials and have so many great ideas for diy! really brilliant blog dear!

  • me melodia

    September 1, 2009 | Reply

    ♥ ♥ ♥

  • monkey toes

    September 2, 2009 | Reply

    i adore your creative hands 😀

  • FashionAddict

    September 2, 2009 | Reply

    Seriously kicka$$ earrings! I’m soooo going to have to try them out!

  • down and out chic

    September 2, 2009 | Reply

    nice! this would work well at the end of a necklace too. great job!

  • Feelmore

    September 3, 2009 | Reply

    yes yes yes yes yes!!!!!!

    now THESE i am going to do tomorrow.


    September 6, 2009 | Reply

    Way cute! I’ll be linking.

  • Niku

    September 7, 2009 | Reply

    who would have thought that something so cute could have come from tassels and chains?!

  • PinkBalloons&Macaroons

    September 9, 2009 | Reply

    I adore your blog 🙂 Love this! Thanks for the tutorial 🙂 I hope you have a wonderful day!! huge hugs!! Britt 🙂

  • The Beading Gem

    September 11, 2009 | Reply

    Totally awesome. Can’t wait to tell everyone about your tutorial!

  • Danae

    March 28, 2010 | Reply

    These are amazing.. check out some of the earrings I’ve made.

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