Feeling Lucky with Antiquarian Couture

Feeling Lucky with Antiquarian Couture MARCH 18, 2015 I hope everyone had a wonderful St. Patty’s Day and wore something green to not get pinched! Today I’m doing a collaboration with Antiquarian Couture to do an inspired look to showcase their amazing handmade jewelry.Deseo que todos hayan […]

Bringing Up Bust Form, April 6, 2015

Combining My Loves of Vintage and Fossils With Antiquarian Couture, by Karlie Baker   Antique watch with ancient fossil and wing necklace: c/o Antiquarian Couture Dress: Ross Dress for Less Vest: thrifted Shirt: The Field Museum in Chicago Vest: thrifted Dress: Ross Dress for Less Blouse: […]

Victorian Style Pendant with Blue Morpho

Straight out of history, this pendant was made using many Victorian era pendants as inspiration.  A wing from a Blue Morpho (Morpho menelaus) butterfly, sits inside of an antique pocket watch case back, and is coated in resin.  A dial cover, is attached to the top […]

Pirate-Themed Belt Buckle

A large bronze belt buckle has been filled with tiny, silver colored, metal beads and under a layer of resin. A watch case rest over a watch face and inside is a skull and crossbones charm. This is under resin as well.

Art Deco Meets Steampunk with Brass and Aluminum

A familiar, stepped, Art Deco shape, has been used with a long strip of NuGold in the center with brass strips on either side.  A strip of textured and shiny aluminum is over the center NuGold piece.  A brass square is in the center and on […]

Antique Elgin with Resin and Wing

This is a simple looking pendant but it shines with a gold colored metal under a thin coat of resin.  There is a metal wing on the side.  The watch movement was made by the Elgin National Watch Company and the serial number places it […]