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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.