Posts Tagged ‘painted metal jewelry’

Win! Metal Bird Earrings (Sweet Swallows!)

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

metal bird earrings

Nikki of the Gleeful Peacock makes great painted metal jewelry and handmade metal necklaces and painted metal earrings.¬† She has offered up one pair of her metal bird earrings for a ShesSmart.com reader. The birds are swallows, and they come in blue, white or pink. (I’ve listed them in order of what I think is prettiest.) These are bronze earrings, with kidney wires. The birds themselves are large enough to dangle, measuring 1″ by 1″. They have a vintage look about them.

This is another pick your prize sweepstakes / pick your prize contest. You can pick which color you want!

THE GREAT GIVEAWAY PRIZE: One (1) winner will receive  a pair of metal bird earrings, specifically, swallows! Winner can pick from bronze with white, blue or pink.

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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