Vintage jewelry gallery. Handmade jewelry inspired by bygone eras.

Redesigned Vintage Jewelry

by Jackie Leonard. (Ann Arbor, MI) This first piece has beautiful royal blue vintage pieces strung together with a multi color blue bead necklace. The second piece is a mix of gold and silver tones with rhinestone and vintage pieces. Jackie Leonard From Me to You

Pearlflower Necklace

by Jackie Locantore. (Bridgewater, MA. USA) I wanted to use a vintage brass flower that had come wired with damaged fake pearls. I added some of my own, then built a pearl necklace to go with it. I love the results, very pretty and just right for Easter wear! Jackie Locantore Morning Star Sanctuary Studio

Vintage Jewelry Assemblage Necklace

by Deborah Rodriguez. (United States) Well loved vintage jewelry, inspires me to arrange interesting pieces into new jewelry creations. This necklace joins two vintage bracelets with a rusty but upcyled piece of antique hardware. A picture from yesteryear was afixed to a clear, glass disk then adhered to the metal piece using jewellers grade adhesive. […]

Don’t Overlook Vintage Quality

by Teri Griffith. (Davie, Florida USA) Jewelry making is a wonderful hobby, a creative outlet and can be a source of income. Being resourceful and clever with an eye towards quality is another aspect not to be overlooked. You may not appreciate the bygone style of vintage but you can not deny its use of […]

Flock of Swallows Necklace

by Debra Lowe. (Denver, Colorado USA) This piece was a plan in my mind for a while. My dilemma was finding all the right antique swallow pins. It took several years, but the hunt is so fun. Then I had the perfect vintage filigree stamping from another disabled brooch. Once I soldered the flock in […]

Vintage Watch Memory Necklace

by Chris Rehkop. (Ashland, Missouri USA) Sadly, we lost both my in-laws this spring. When family was busy sorting personal and household items for sale, I discovered several of Mom’s old watches. As none were in working order, I thought – what could I do with them? Then I had a “lightbulb” moment – I’ll […]

Summer Night Flowers of Art Noveau

by Jennifer. (New York USA) During the warm summer days I’m inspired by all summer flowers blooming with such exuberance after a long winter. I’m also reminded of the intricate vines and flowers of Art Nouveau. The colors for this necklace are reminiscent of the night sky sprinkled with stars and colored dark blue by […]

Gem Of A Book

by Teri Griffith. (Davie, Florida USA) Gems and jewels bring a bit of color where ever they are. This is a gem of a vintage book in more ways than one. The bright orange and yellow cover is reminiscent summer sunshine at its best. This book looks great on a shelf when a bit of […]

Black & Silver Postmodern Victorian Necklace

by Terrie Marcoe. (New Paltz, NY and Joshua Tree, CA) I love vintage and antique sewing buttons, and have quite a cache, which I use to make ponytail holders for my Talisman Studios shop on Etsy. I pride myself in using them in a way that does not damage the buttons – they remain their […]

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