SparrowSalvageStudio

bohemian assemblage jewelry and OOAK vintage supplies

Melbourne, Australia · 838 Sales

SparrowSalvageStudio

bohemian assemblage jewelry and OOAK vintage supplies

Melbourne, Australia 838 Sales On Etsy since 2009

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(528)

Announcement   Sparrow Salvage Studio offers you one of a kind bohemian jewelry made from reclaimed and vintage materials. I also carry supplies for one of a kind art including but not limited to vintage and antique beads, lace, found objects, hand-dyed textiles, raggedy old paper stock and all sorts of other bits with creative potential. Phew!
Instagram: @sparrowsalvagestudio

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Last updated on Jan 18, 2017

Sparrow Salvage Studio offers you one of a kind bohemian jewelry made from reclaimed and vintage materials. I also carry supplies for one of a kind art including but not limited to vintage and antique beads, lace, found objects, hand-dyed textiles, raggedy old paper stock and all sorts of other bits with creative potential. Phew!
Instagram: @sparrowsalvagestudio

Penelope Neil

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Back in the shop for a very limited time, custom listings enabling you to grab some of my very elusive assemblage jewelry - cuffs, necklaces, earrings... Limited only by imagination (and my stash) ;)
Eucalyptus leaves made a few years ago; I used old chocolate tin and thick copper wire. use them in jewelry projects or just hang them in the home for everlasting décor.
Here's the first necklace kit - clear crystals and catholic imagery, a bit of classic assemblage supply. All vintage and unusual bits for truly OOAK projects.
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About

Unique supplies for unique makers

When this shop was known as Sparrow Salvage, I sold one of a kind jewelry made from vintage, antique and artisan made beads. As someone offering work that was truly unique, I knew that my supplies had to be an individual by their own merit; after all, how special can earrings be if they’re made with the kind of beads you find everywhere?

I no longer make jewelry full-time (it’s a long story!) and now in preparation to move to the UK, I have re-named my shop Sparrow Salvage Studio and turned it into a supply shop where I offer my many years of hoarded objects. offered on their own or in 'soups' and kits, it's my aim to provide you with the most unique and inspiring supplies for your one of a kind work.

There is an endless variety here: vintage and antique beads, buttons and lace, hand-dyed textiles and components made from scratch or altered. Found objects - tiny things found at the bottom of sewing boxes and my walks around my rural home town. Antique papers, book covers, sheets of old cake tins, rusty wire, vintage photos... the list goes on, but why read about it? Explore my shop and discover what lights the flame of your muse.

You can follow me on Instagram for updates and behind the scenes (link is below). I also have a blog where I once journalled my jewelry-making days, now it is sporadic but talks mostly of my changing creativity drives and the business of handmade business.

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  • Penelope

    Owner, Creator, One Woman Show

    Life-long artist, world builder, ideas machine; re-building my life and creativity after a life-changing experience. I live in the Australian countryside, selling vintage, planning a move to the UK and drinking far too much tea. As if you ever could!

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