If you’re a city girl, wearing basic black from head-to-toe is the norm, but sometimes a girl’s gotta spice things up! That’s where these gorgeous Bea Valdes Adecyn Drop Earrings ($498) come in. They’re the right pop of color in a small, chic package, but they’ll also clear out your wallet. If you’ve got heart eyes for these earrings but NOT for the price tag, here’s how you can make a DIY copycat.

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

Materials and Tools:

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Instructions:

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

Make sure the earrings and beads are wiped clean. Then, use nail polish to paint the earrings in bright colors (we used red, orange, blue, yellow, and white).

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

Super glue the earrings onto a small piece of leather.

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

Use scissors to trim the excess leather off the sides and cut strips at the bottom to create a fringed look.

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

We think Iris Apfel would approve!

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

“More is more and less is a bore.” — Iris Apfel.

DIY Copycat: Create these Anthropologie Earrings for Next to Nothing

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