Resistor Earrings and other Geek Chic


Who says geeks can’t be fashionable?  Feast thine eyes upon such elegant items of technologically-inspired (and salvaged) accessorization as these earrings ($8) crafted from real green resistors by seller digiBling on DIY marketplace site Etsy.  You can also find other electronics components jewelry like a rainbow ribbon cable belt ($14), microchip cufflinks ($12) and more.  If you know Etsy, you know that the items are all hand-crafted and their availability can change, so check the digiBling store and if you see something you like, grab it!  Potential Valentine’s Day gifts for your techie sweetie?


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  • blore40 February 8, 2011, 9:57 am

  • blore40 February 8, 2011, 9:58 am

    http://ny-image0.etsy.com/il_570xN.8181328.jpg

    Linking didn’t work in the first post.

  • Andy Jacobs February 8, 2011, 10:29 am

    @blore40 – LOL! Geeky awesomeness!

  • Leah Wilson February 8, 2011, 11:33 pm

    Wow, this takes me back to my early childhood, when I made a lovely necklace with the parts to one of my Dad’s Heathkits; he was not appreciative. I made earrings too, but I had to literally hook them over my ears as no one had pierced ears then….

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