I salvaged the tiny antique lockets from a vintage jewelry warehouse and breathed new life into them. I even sent some off to a metal plater to get a brand new coat of shiny sterling silver on them, creating a whole new, brighter look.
Below are images of me digging for treasure at the warehouse:
Below is an image of some of the amazing pieces I uncovered at the warehouse:
Below is an image of how I bagged the brass lockets, along with other components, to get them ready to be silver plated.
Below is the first batch of locket earrings I made with colorful Czech glass crystals.
Below is an image of how the locket earrings came out, both in original vintage brass (left) and sterling silver plate (right).