Sister Lori here, with a great love of rick rack in all sizes and colors!
Recently I found the pattern below and am definitely inspired to make some of those flowers! There is a great tutorial inside.
I have certainly collected plenty for my own use, wouldn't you say?
Maybe I could also make some flowers for earrings such as these shown below, from Heidi's collection:
You just glue them onto non pierced backings:
Heidi and I saw this trim at a fabric store recently and thought the use of buttons and rick rack was adorable!
Now to get busy on a rainy day............