When I need inspiration to make some earrings I will sometimes just browse through my drawers of quilling paper to see what colors inspire me. One pack of paper that often catches my eye is a pack of sparkling paper. Shades of white, red, and blue with subtle sparkles. I like to use the red, white and blue together in one design as a nice patriotic combination!
Here are two of my red, white and blue designs:
An earring and necklace set made from sturdy circle beads, available on etsy