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Using only some wire and pliers, you can whip up an ear wrap in under an hour. My Pin-spiration: http://pinterest.com/pin/530650768563928448/
Now hook the piece of wire around the back of your ear and bend it so it fits juuuuust right.
Using your pliers, roll in the ends of the wire so that don't poke you... (Cuz ear wraps are not like a Pikachu reluctant to get on a bus ... you can't Poke-em-on)
Sketch a to-scale drawing of how you want the wing to look like. Make sure it's tall enough to stick up behind your ear!
Take your wire (still on the spool/coil) and wrap the end about a third of the way down the ear wire. It's easier if you clamp the ear curve ...
Put your ear wire up to your drawing and bend the long piece along the shape of the first "wing feather". You'll notice that what you have right ...
To make a nice pointy wing feather tip, grab the "wing feather" just a bit off from where you want the crease with pliers. Press the wire so ...
In between wing feathers, anchor your working wire to the ear wire by wrapping the it to the ear wire.
The next wing feathers less of a sassy tip and more of a straight-forward corner. To do that, go right up to it and clamp the round bend ...
Make more wing feathers and anchoring your working wire as you go. When you reach the last two baby feathers, make a loose M shape first, then go ...
You can now try on your new ear wrap! Now, I could've stopped here, but I didn't like how it looks kind of messy because the wing feathers ...
My solution to the "sprawling feathers" problem was to tie them up together. Bring a piece of wire under two neighboring "wing feather" wires and cross them. Then pull ...
Snip off the two ends. You might have to clamp the little knot thing you just made with your pliers so that the ends don't poke out. Just ...
Slip the ear wrap on and enjoy!
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