elephant is handmade from an up-cycled fork. The fork is cut, drilled
and then cold forged to give it dimension and character. Elephants
are then left bright and shiny, or patina added to give it a bit of
color. This necklace is finished with your choice of 18" chain. Please see the Charms and Beads information below if you would like to accessorize your elephant further.
keep the following in mind when you choose your preferred finish.
original finish will be the a silvery finish with no patina. It may
include areas of minor wear that show the underlying material
Patina finish is a chemical process that creates a typically darker
antiqued finish. The advantage of a patina finish is that it evens
out any wear marks.
are handmade to order, thus are not eligible for rush shipping. We
strive to complete and mail each customized item within a few days.
items typically take a bit longer as we do not keep a large stock,
and may need to acquire material. Typically it only takes only a few
However, depending on available supplies, the number of outstanding
orders, and other factors it may take longer.
allow plenty of time if needed by a specific date also let us know
date needed when in the Special Requests section.
the cutting and bending process of silver plated spoons, the
underlying metal which may contain copper, nickle or other base
metals may be exposed. If you have specific metal allergies, please
request the stainless steel or sterling silver options.
otherwise noted, charms and beads are made of lead and nickel free
alloy, resin or glass.
If you would like to add charms or beads to your elephant, please
visit our Charms
and Beads Section
to see all available options. Please add any charm or bead you’d
like to your order. The
cost for any charms and beads chosen will be added in the
shopping cart. Please tell us which charms and beads you would
like added to each specific product to in that product's Special
otherwise noted, charms are made of lead and nickel free alloy, resin
Polyester Cord: This
is an 18” waxed polyester cord with a lead-free, nickel-free chain
Plated Chain: This
is an 18” cable chain and clasp made from base metal that
has been electroplated with a layer of sterling silver.
Sterling Silver Chain: All 18” sterling
silver chains are cable chains made from solid genuine .925
sterling silver with
a sterling silver clasp.
you have silverware gathering dust in a drawer that you never use,
because the time never seems right to use, or you don’t want to
split it up between your children, or no one in the family really
wants it? Now you can have beautiful custom jewelry
made from your family’s heirloom silverware that can
be passed down for generations along with the family lore
as to how the silverware initially found its way into the
you would like to use your own silverware for this item, prior
approval is required before ordering. While we often use
customer provided silverware you must still get approval, as a
few types of
jewelry products. Please
fill out the Personal Silverware Use Approval Form. Once
approved, we will provide you with shipping information and an
approval code, to use in your order.
depending on the pattern and needs, we are sometimes willing to
trade your silverware for jewelry. By trading for excess
silverware, the cost of your jewelry could be free. Please
contact us for more details.