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Delftia

Posted in craft, jewelry, science with tags , , on April 26, 2014 by shewalkssoftly

Not long ago, I had a dream that I was crafting a sacred geometry shape out of silver wire in my (hopefully soon to actually exist) metalwork area at home. This led me to a search a few things and stumble upon Delftia .

My favorite piece in the collection:
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Here’s one I’ve yet to see anywhere else (though I can’t say I’ve searched much hypercube jewelry).
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Great jewelry for science geeks in this Etsy shop.
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The Faerie Market: Moth Clip

Posted in body decoration, craft, creatures, jewelry, nature with tags , , , , on February 8, 2014 by shewalkssoftly

Sometimes “there’s a bug in your hair!” isn’t necessarily a bad thing.

While pricey, I admire the craftsmanship on this Emperor Gum Moth Hair Clip.

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I have a bizarre habit of considering accessories according to what unusual museum exhibit I’d hypothetically be likely to wear them to…plenty of entomological displays came to mind for this one.

Would you wear pretty bugs, birds and beasts in your hair?

See other nature inspired creations here.

Valeria Myrusso

Posted in craft, jewelry with tags , on December 30, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

Valeria Myrusso creates truly unique pieces of sculptural jewelry…

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Full of gorgeous detail and brilliantly crafted, these are perfect for anyone with a penchant for the beautiful and bizarre.
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If only I could have one of these in my collection!
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Halloween Countdown: Bat Pin

Posted in halloween, jewelry, wish list with tags , , on October 22, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

I so terribly want this. There are others as well.

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However, I’m trying not to spend bits of money on myself, being unemployed due to illness and all. Maybe one of you will procure this treasure for yourself!

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MFFabulous Creations (Maria Filipe)

Posted in craft, jewelry with tags , on August 7, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

MFFabulous Creations is responsible for the best brooch I’ve seen for summer gatherings.

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Now this pieces tells a story. A splattery, goopy story (done in fuzzy felt). How fun! Other flavors are available…

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MFFabulous Creations

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Glassnfire Octopi

Posted in craft, jewelry, sea, wish list with tags , , , on July 31, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

Wow…these are the most gorgeous glass blown cephalopods. Wearable as jewelry, or just plain amazing to display.

I really want this little beauty, even if only to sit near me on my desk.
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Bakelite

Posted in fashion, jewelry, kitsch, technology, vintage with tags , , , , on July 11, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

I have a strange love for the kitschy goodness that is Bakelite.

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One of the first plastics made from synthetic components, Bakelite was used for its electrical nonconductivity and heat-resistant properties in electrical insulators, radio and telephone casings, and such diverse products as kitchenware, jewelry, pipe stems, and children’s toys. Bakelite was designated a National Historic Chemical Landmark in 1993 by the American Chemical Society in recognition of its significance as the world’s first synthetic plastic.

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My favorite pieces, without a doubt, are the clocks, radios…or any combination thereof.

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I’d like to own one of these one day.

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Online Bakelite Museum

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