All posts tagged: cicada

The Golden Snitch

The golden snitch was done for a Harry Potter themed night, at the St. Louis Science Center.  To resemble the snitch from the movies, I did some research and found out that they were originally live creatures that were hunted to extinction, for the Quid-ditch […]

Elgin with Cicada Wing

This antique watch movement was made by the Elgin National Watch Company in 1937. It is in good shape and It has a resin coated cicada wing attached to the bottom. This has a silver plated bail on the back and hangs with a silver […]

Antique 1896 Elgin Watch Cicada

An antique watch movement, made by the Elgin National Watch Company, was produced in 1896. There is a thin coating of resin over the movement. A cicada wing is attached to the side and a coat of resin is over that as well. This hangs […]

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 […]

Columbia Watch with Opals and Cicada Wing

This is an antique watch movement made by the Columbia Watch Company.  The serial number on the top means that this movement piece was made in the year 1897.  This watch movement has 4 opals attached to the front and a coat of thin resin […]

Antique Watch on Giant Cicada wing

A huge Cicada wing has a coat of resin on both sides and an antique watch movement in the middle, by the top.  There are 12 Swarovski crystals attached to the top of the wing.  This is attached to a silver plated bail and a […]