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Bullet With Butterfly Wings

It's been so long since a submission, I know- and so long since everything! Life is flying past my eyes at hyperspeed :noes:
I must apologise for the lack of horror photography recently- I'm so desperate to get some more done, but my days seem so packed these days I have no time! Fingers crossed I can get a little time soon <3

This necklace has been inspired by the Smashing Pumpkins song 'Bullet with Butterfly wings'. It was something of a collaboration between myself and *AphexPhoton. He's been doing a lot of metalwork recently, and he was lovely enough to lathe me a present in the form of some machined solid brass bullets! I fell in love with it- as I've has a bullet pendant since I was a teenager and to have one that took so long for him to make was awesome! I asked him to do some more for me to make into pendants, and since I've has this idea in my head for a long time now, I bought in some gold-plated butterfly wing charms and silver-plated chain to create a rather conceptual statement piece. Hope you enjoy it too :)

Want one? Let me know and I'll make another

A similar concept to my bullet with angel wings pendant:

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Beowulf1976's avatar
you are welcome, it's awesome! :D
chillydragon's avatar
That's really beautiful and unique!
robertpavsic's avatar
maybe it isnt horror but somehow the idea of a bullet with butterfly wings.. death (bullet) + fragile tool for flying (butterfly wings) .. the death made out of iron broke the wings of fragile life :tears: ;P :aww: :sun: like it and also the photograph of your work is well taken ;) :sun:
goddessaragon's avatar
did i mention, how much i adore your work <3 it's awesome :D love this, in particular :love:
Vampirexkisses58's avatar
where did you get the wing shaped from?
Xerces's avatar
I bought them from a seller on Etsy :)
Diedelmon's avatar
Talk about taking Billy Corgan seriously! HAHAHA
hybridconcepts's avatar
awesome concepts! :D
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FreakyFeline's avatar
very interesting concept!
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B0nkers's avatar
Simply beautiful. To think something as cold as a bullet could be so heart warming. Brilliant!
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thank you! Very glad you like it
KakashiMorph's avatar
That's very nice! Good to see you back!
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