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Vintage keys upcycled for you

Vintage / antique / upcycled. On oxidised silver plated chains.

What were these keys for? I don’t know. And I LOVE not knowing.

It could be a key from the tea chest. The china cupboard. The church vestry. The opium den. The chastity belt. The key to your dreams. Or fears?

The key to the place where ideas are kept (said wordweave)

The key to the place where ideas are kept (said wordweave)

I saw this listed somewhere else as a church key - I assume something to do with the shape?

I saw this listed somewhere else as a church key – I assume something to do with the shape?

Raw keys waiting to be up-cycled.  All different, all beautiful...

Raw keys waiting to be up-cycled. All different, all beautiful…

A little short key with a big long chain

A little short key with a big long chain

A teeny tiny key (for the courtisan's jewelry box?)

A teeny tiny key (for the courtisan’s jewelry box?)

I’m tempted to make up a different¬†explanation¬†every time I am asked.

Spooky Sparkly Silliness

My lovely boyfriend got me a resin casting kit for my birthday. Does he know me or what? This is what I made first.

 

Pink glittery ghost necklace

Pink glittery ghost necklace

navy blue ghost necklace

Green ghost necklace

Green glittery ghost!
gold ghost necklace

Gold ghost necklace

silver resin ghost necklace

Silver ghost I have lightly sanded to take the edge off the sparkle. The result is slightly subdued.

silver ghost necklace

A chunky glitter with different sized pieces is extra reflective

Turquise glitter seems extra - sparkly. You can see the button and loop fastning in the background.

Turquise glitter seems extra – sparkly. You can see the button and loop fastning in the background.

Starry silver sequins
Red glittery ghost necklace

Ruby red