by Kathryn Adams. (Fandragon) Years ago, I bought a handful of watch parts at the local flea market, with no idea what to do with them. I just thought they were cool. Later, I stumbled across instructions on how to make candle holders out of different colored layers of wood. How neat, I thought, I wonder if that would work on a smaller scale, and if I could add those … [Read more...] about Woodcraft and Watch Parts
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by Melissa Harris. (Lake Worth, FL) I got inspired to make this by looking at the designs of other steampunk inspired jewelry. I found that the pilot wings are a fun and variable creation. There is no limit to what design you can make with them. Melissa Harris Comments: Airship Pilot Wings by: Rena Cool steampunk adornment - and I like the mixed metals; … [Read more...] about Airship Pilot Wings
by Kaitlin Brown. (Georgia, USA) This piece was made using several spare bits of jewelry and beads, some decades old and some brand new. I didn't want to do the typical gears and cogs bit for this particular necklace, so I focused on the use of found objects, the crystals and pearls of the Victorian era, and of course a little modern flair with the use of several … [Read more...] about Airship Princess
by Lisa Barge. (San Antonio, Texas) A few years ago I was surfing the web to find different styles that would inspire me and discovered steampunk. I always loved mixing metals and the style just looked like alot of fun. I then discovered that it started out as a literary genre, then moved into music as well as fashion. I introduced my then high school sons … [Read more...] about Steampunk Propeller Pendant
by Tricia Phelps. (Portland Maine) This piece was inspired when this song wouldn't stop running in my head. The 32 watch parts represent the planets colliding on the Eve of Destruction. This comes with earrings and a brooch which represents the Sun. Tricia Phelps Comments: Collision in the heavens by: Sharon What a creative idea this … [Read more...] about Steampunk Eve of Destruction
by Violette Noble. (Portland, Oregon) Up for your approval this day a glorious necklace that was created using a rare smaller ladies antique pocket watch movement. The movement has all the gears, wheels and parts visible for that true steampunk feeling! Even the little lever on the tiny timing mechanism still works and can be moved from side to side. The … [Read more...] about Steampunk Aviator Necklace
by Violette Noble. (Portland, Oregon) THIS piece is NOT for "The faint of heart"! Do you love STEAMPUNK that's over the TOP? Well this "to die for" necklace is for you! I've taken an antique brass drawer pull that has the most authentic vintage patina you've ever seen! I added 2 gorgeous antique metal buttons where the original handle was and then added a … [Read more...] about Steampunk Antique Hardware Neck Adornment