Creating with Flatware – Home Decor

  Silverware, also known as Flatware, is wonderful to bend and shape and stamp.    What was once an ordinary item on your table can be transformed into amazing home decor.    Actually, many items can be made from flatware including lights, garden markers, jewelry and more.   This article will focus on …

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Stainless Flatware is not Stain-free

Stainless Flatware   I’m going to let you in on a secret. There’s a reason stainless steel is called stain LESS and not stain FREE.  Despite its name, stainless steel can rust if not cared for properly.  That’s because its base metal contains iron.  Over time, the object’s protective chromium …

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Old Pawn Jewelry Dead Pawn

  Old pawn is the most highly collectible American Indian jewelry. The term “old pawn” or “dead pawn” simply means an item that was pawned for cash but has never been redeemed, a common practice in the Southwest, and often referring to American Indian jewelry.   The Story   The …

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The Charm of Charm Bracelets

  For the love of Charms!   Charms are small trinkets that can be attached to a bracelet or necklace to create a unique piece  of jewelry.  Why do we collect charms?  The places we go or want to go?   The things we have done or want to do?  To celebrate …

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