Thrift Store Finds: How to
Turn Old Coins Into
Fabulous Jewelry Pieces
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The use of old coins as fashion jewelry
is not unknown to many. In ages past,
the art of curving these metals to be
used as fashion jewelry was a
groundbreaking development in
style, and it often comes back.
For decades now, people have taken
riches like gold, silver, and copper
coins, as well as other family
valuables, and had them made into
pendants, rings, bracelets, or even
Old Coins Make Perfect Unique,
and Classy Pieces of Jewelry
Nearly all cut coin charms are hand-
made and refined individually. This
makes each piece unique because
there is no real bulk production in this
kind of process.
The designers are very cautious in
completing their work, and they
normally take lots of time and effort
to do it perfectly.
They sculpt and finish every coin as if
it were the only one they were
designing. You can also request a
special order using your very own old
coins and they will carve it into
unique, elegant jewelry.
However, if you are fond of making
accessories by yourself, then you can
use your very own old coins and
design them into jewelry.
The art of establishing remarkable
and fascinating designs is normally a
matter of finding the best items for
your assortment of supplies.
A thrift store often has a good stash of
beautiful old coins. If you are lucky,
you can find Italian Lire and other
These are more appealing and
enjoyable “jewels” compared to the
Other materials used for crafting
pieces of jewelry like cutters, drills,
chains, cords, stones, beads, wood
pieces, and other decorative materials
are also excellent thrift store finds.
Are You Destroying a Precious,
Collectible Coin When You Turn
Them Into Jewelry?
Old coins have two separate values if
you’re comparing silver to gold. The
first is appreciated for the metal that
they contain, while gold has more
You will not destroy the