Announcement Upcycled vintage and antique jewelry with modern designs that are 100% one of a kind. Inspired by art deco buildings, quivering forests, and vibrant patinas. Rocking on the internet since 2008.
Upcycled vintage and antique jewelry with modern designs that are 100% one of a kind. Inspired by art deco buildings, quivering forests, and vibrant patinas. Rocking on the internet since 2008.
Glaming up the internet since 2008
A little bit southern gothic, a little bit archeological dig from 1910, a little bit nouveau riche Bostonian. A whole lot of repurposed vintage and antique finds. Everything is one of a kind. Everything is made, packaged, and shipped by me.
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I'm happy to work with stores or fulfill custom requests for special occasions. Please email velvet.seahorse [!at] gmail.com for inquiries.
PAST BRICK+MORTAR LOCATIONS
(currently only sell on etsy)
- Hapa Collective
- the Harn Museum
- Loop de Loop
- Wild Iris Bookstore
- Etoile Boutique
- Black Bear
- Brooklyn Collective
- Salt Lake Citizen
- Tempest Couture
Melanie Elyse Brewster
Owner, Designer, Creator
Melanie Elyse Brewster is a professor at Columbia University. Academic by day, artist by night, Melanie has sold jewelry and showed her work in galleries and boutiques nationwide since 2002. She's sold on etsy as velvetseahorse since 2008.
* Everything in this shop is designed and handmade by me. I do not recreate pieces, so all of my jewelry is completely one-of-a-kind.
* A vast majority of my pieces are made with antique or vintage components. As such, many of my items will have gentle vintage wear.
* I am happy to offer complimentary gift wrapping and cards on all orders, just put a request in your buyer notes.
* Please note that if you purchase two or more items from the store, you will only pay a flat shipping rate of $7.
Accepted payment methods
International orders are shipped with USPS First Class Mail.
I automatically ship your package to the address specified on your etsy account. If you need your item to be shipped to a different address please note this in your buyer comments.
Refunds and Exchanges
Additional policies and FAQs
I am also happy to offer gift wrapping at no additional charge, just make a request!