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1980s West German acrylic deco drop earrings - teal


Handmade in the Otways


Materials: 1980s West German acrylic glass plus handmade sterling silver earring wires.

Size: aprox 6cm from top of hook to bottom of the acrylic drop.

In the Winter of 2020 I was having treatment for Cancer in a big hospital in Melbourne.  Every morning I would see the hot air balloons floating about gently in the distance from my hospital room window.  The elegant curves of the balloons inspired the shape of these earring wires.  Inspiration is everywhere.

Handmade in Betsy Blonde's Otway forest based studio on Gadubanud Country.

Meet the Maker

All Betsy Blonde pieces are created by Jacqueline Betsy, in her studio amongst the Otway forest. A lover of jewellery from an early age, Betsy Blonde's work is created using traditional metal working techniques incorporating hand selected gems and found vintage glass pieces. Every piece features silver or gold, sourced in Australia. Read more.

Our philosophy

Gems, vintage glass and recycled metals are used to bring you pieces that are made to be worn, and loved, for many years to come. Read more.

1980s West German acrylic deco drop earrings - teal


From the Otway forest

All Betsy Blonde orders are shipped securely from our Otway forest based studio.

Gift-ready packaging

Purchases are wrapped in our signature Betsy Blonde packaging, ready for gifting (or keeping).

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