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Painted Metal Jewelry from the Gleeful Peacock is Darling

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

painted metal jewelry

I was very lucky to get a chance to meet Nikki of the Gleeful Peacock. In her Etsy shop she specializes in painted metal jewelry like handmade metal necklaces.

She sent along a beautiful metal feather jewelry piece – a turquoise colored feather necklace. I could easily see the hipsters that frequent Urban Outfitters buying this, and several other pieces of her jewelry.

All of Nikki’s pieces are hand painted with several layers of paint to saturate the metal with a bright lasting color. It seems vintage a bit, which I think is very cool. Another thing I think is very cool is how this is a bright bit of color and it’ll frame your neck/face nicely.

She has painted metal earrings, Victorian inspired lockets, handmade metal headbands, very cool hinged cuff bracelets (this will be a 2011 jewelry trend, btw!), steampunk inspired hair clips, handmade metal necklaces, even vintage ... Read More