Friday, October 19, 2012

Bottle Cap Jewelry & Charms


I've blogged about bottle cap beads and charms before. Today, I just want to share my favourite new Pin Board showcasing the many uses of an often overlooked recycled bead medium.







Saturday, October 13, 2012

Make Watch Part & Vintage Jewelry



A new feature here at Beyond The Junkpile, I'll be doing these photo breakdowns of selected pieces from SleeplessStoryteller, my other Etsy shop. Most of the pieces featured in these diagrams will contain hard-to-find or out-of-the-ordinary supply items. So I hope you enjoy learning about these oddities as much as I enjoyed making them.
  1. Brass Ball Chain
  2. Copper Motor Winding
  3. Small Wristwatch Plate
  4. Copper Angel Wings
  5. Carved Bone Moon
  6. Porcelain Doll Arms
  7. Brass and Silver Stampings
  8. Toy Soldier Goggles