Saturday, July 20, 2013

A Few New Trinkets


I found some time last night and this morning to sit at my bench and work on some jewelry.  What fun!


 I found this antique ivory keyhole escutcheon at the Markets in Pennsylvania last weekend.  It was love at first sight!

This necklace is for all of you stitching girls!  An antique velvet strawberry emery with a sterling cap.  Life doesn't get much better!


This piece is my favorite.  The gorgeous carved mother of pearl broach came from England.  The incredible sterling silver filigree shoe came from France.  It even has shoe laces!


I worked in some gorgeous antique mother of pearl beads, old cherry amber and bright and beautiful London blue topaz.

Wish I had a pair of sterling silver filigree shoes with shoe laces!

Check back tomorrow when I introduce you to the work of Beth Wiksen, model stitcher extraordinaire and owner of a most creative mind!
 
 

 

5 comments:

cucki said...

Wow so beautiful..I love them all xx

Pat in KY said...

I love the shoe !!!!! Beautiful pieces.

Lori from Notforgotten Farm said...

busy hands, happy heart, loverly soul!
L

Debbie said...

I came across your blog from visiting Lori from NotforgottenFarms post.. Love your jewelry style--I can see the primitive influencing in your designs in this post. Look forward to following your blog!

Liz said...

beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I love the detailed MOP!

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