Being an artist, I first became interested in writing instruments and then to a variety of smalls such as bakelite, copper and sterling. I still occasionally re-carve and re-purpose bakelite so it can once again be enjoined.
Lately, I have been making cuff links and have the widest selection of city transit token and coin cuff links anywhere. If you need a larger quantity of any cuff links, tie tacks, or tie clips, just let me know as I can usually fill larger orders. I use a 2-part epoxy on my cuff links because it fills the cut-out areas on many of the token designs and I then buff it smooth which I believe looks better compared to soldering. I also try to match the cuff link backs to the coin color as I use silver, gold, antiqued gold, and antiqued copper cuff link backs for the best appearance.
I get most of my…
- Joined June 12, 2010