All posts tagged: gear

Antique Watch Movement with Crystal and Wing

This pendant was made using an antique watch movement, made by the Elgin National Watch Company, in 1893. There is a small watch wheel in the center, with a single blue Swarovski crystal. There is a metal wing attached to the side and this hangs […]

Plastic Watch Dial Pin/Brooch

This pin/brooch has a normal long metal pin on the back of this plastic pocket watch dial. On top of the dial is an antique jewelry finding and then a metal gear and metal cross on top of that.

Green Beads with Case and Cross

This pendant was made using a small antique watch case back that was filled with green, metal beads and resin. On top of that a watch gear was attached and then a metal cross on top of that. This has a silver plated bail on […]

Butterfly Earrings with Pieces

This pair of earrings was made using a pair of real butterfly wings, which were coated in resin and had tiny parts of antique watches, placed within. This hangs with silver plated bails and titanium ear hooks.

Antique Watch with Shell and Piece

This is an antique watch case, which has been filled with resin. With the resin is a piece of Paua shell and a balance cock, from an antique watch movement. This hangs with a stainless steel jump ring and a stainless steel chain.

Wooden Gear on Butterfly Wing Pin

A blue Morpho butterfly wing has been coated in resin. A wooden gear has been attached to the top and a smaller antique gear has been attached to the middle. A super magnet has been attached to the back to act as a pin. This […]

The Beginning

What you see above, is one of the first ever pieces of jewelry that was designed by Antiquarian Couture.  What many jewelry brands never do, is show you the beginning.  This typically isn’t shown because it reveals that their brand has made mistakes and may […]

Metal Dragonfly and Gears Pendant

This pendant is made using an antique watch case back which has layers of metal gears and a metal dragonfly. Resin was poured inside and cured to seal everything underneath. This has a silver plated bail on the back.

Gold Bees on Antique Watch

An antique watch movement, made by the Elgin National Watch company has a production date of 1907. The movement has a coat of resin and two pieces of amber are attached under two gold plated bees. This hangs with a gold plated chain.