Aren't these beautiful?
These are hand wired vintage Japanese flowers, complete with crystal leaf beads.
I just love being in the business of searching out vintage components for Bumbershoot Designs and Supplies. I'm not much of a shopper in general, but oh, the pleasure of discovering yet another vintage treasure, each one so delightful and unique, and never to be made again...it's a fabulous treasure hunt that I get to go on every day.
These flowers have sat on my work table for several days now, as I enjoy their presence and contemplate what their future looks like.
I recently received some vintage-style scent lockets, designed to look like vintage lockets with pierced fronts, to hold a piece of cotton or cloth daubed with perfume. Ala Miriam Haskell, perhaps it is possible to wire these flowers onto such a locket. Looks rather like a winged heart to me. What do you think?