While it might have been quicker to click the heels of the Ruby Slippers together three times and whisper, "There's no place like home," I would much rather have taken a ride in that hot air balloon. Come on, Toto, let's go to Kansas.
At first, I was going to make these earrings with the large part of the bead at the bottom. However, when I flipped one of them over, I immediately saw hot air balloons. My dear sweet husband took me on a ride in one on our honeymoon, and I loved it. Of course, I listened to the beads, and I am very pleased with the outcome.