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    Posted 4 years ago

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    This little guy was for repair, the UK(( seller didn't ship abroad... he was kind enough to enable me to bid, and solved the problem with Ebay about the process! Thanks Dave :-)

    Kyratisation: half seed pearls from my "in case of" box, some glue because of approximate matching size, find a turquoise in the same box and set it in the prongs. :-D

    Did you notice the little cruel red eyes?

    Length of whole brooch: 4cm (1.5/8")
    Length of the beetle: 2.7cm (1.1/8")

    Last pic is one of last Charlie's pic, at my in laws during Christmas hollydays... we had to take him with us to be able to give him his medication twice a day, so he traveled 800 kms by car with us... and the rascals twins!

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    1. freiheit freiheit, 4 years ago
      I love your Charlie. I have a Charlie too but he is a dog:)
      Your cat looks like the cat I had when I was a kid.
    2. Manikin Manikin, 4 years ago
      Oh what a beautiful bzz bzz ! Glad they finally shipped it to you xoxo
    3. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Aww, Freiheit! Charlie was nearly a dog... Ran at the door when hearing the bell, carried his toy with him, came when called his name (even when asking where is the cat!)...

      Mani very happy to see you here! Thank you for your lovely comment! (Technically he isn't a Bzz Bzz... He crawls... A Crrip Crrap?) ;-))) XOXO

      Thank you Beyemvey for your so early love!
    4. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Hi kyra, beautiful photo of Charlie, what a lovely kitty he was. I also had a beagle called Charlie, I miss him every day, bless them both. Love the beetle. X
    5. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
      I have a Charlie too! My little brother :-) Your Charlie is SO cute! Is the beetle's body hematite or glass or? Great kyratizaton!

    6. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Hi Jean! Thanks for the love of Charlie... and the bug :-)
      I'm sure you still miss your Charlie dog... our Charlies were family members and sure shared our happiness and sorrows...

      Valentino, thanks for loving both critters! I so much miss my Charlie, he passed 12 days ago... T_T
      The bug's body is apatite cat's eye:
    7. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 4 years ago
      Your scarab is lovely, and Charlie is looking down on you from Kitty Heaven! :)
    8. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 4 years ago
      Looks like part of your wonderful family here, really love that pin !~
    9. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 4 years ago
      Wonderful job repairing the little buggier... '-0 Nice picture of Charlie did he get his name by the way ..Charlie aint the normal name for a putty cat ... '-))
    10. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 4 years ago
      As always kyra, beautiful job, I love the look of the turquoise with this! It really pops. And look at the dilation of Charlie's eyes!!! Cool!
    11. jscott0363 jscott0363, 4 years ago
      Your beetle is awesome!! Not to mention cool Charlie the cat. Give Charlie, Benny and Ella a BIG hug for me!!
    12. bijoucaillouvintage bijoucaillouvintage, 4 years ago
      Charlie poupie! Il est tellement chou qu'on en oublierait presque la broche, mais elle est magnifique elle aussi.
    13. Gillian, 4 years ago
      I thought at first this was two pieces. It's another in the amazing line of Kyratised jewelery. How do you manage with a piece so small. Amazing - truly.

      A beautiful picture of Charlie, he was beautiful too! I can't imagine how you're feeling, a great loss for you.
    14. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Bonnie, oh, I love your saying! Thank you my friend :-)

      Phil, thank you for your lovely visit and compliment!

    15. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Gary, thanks for the repair appreciation!
      Charlie, looking from back, walked as Chaplin/Charlot! and it fitted him so well :-)

      Sue, thanks! Full truth in the name cats eye ;-)

      Scott, thank you for your always kind comment!
      For sure, I'll hug who I can catch ;-)

      Bijou! Un chou! Toujours sur les genoux ;-D
      Merci !

      Gillian, thank you for your compliment and interest :-) happily I still have a good eye and hand for precision, lol!
      Thank you too for your kind words for Charlie...

    16. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 4 years ago
      Fabulous brooch Pascale and just a gorgeous picture of your Charlie....
    17. Agram.m Agram.m, 4 years ago
      Love your cat and your beetle brooch!
    18. Wandlessfairy Wandlessfairy, 4 years ago
      Wow you have done an amazing job with the brooch. Charlie was obviously well loved x
    19. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Judy, Marga, Wandlessfairy, thank you for all your compliments and warm comments! Love back to you :-)

      Nicefice, thanks for your cool comment ;-))
      And for the significance of the M, I thought it stood for "Meowww"...! Love back to you and your stripped friend Tim!
    20. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 4 years ago
      Love this and that beautiful kitty.
    21. alwayssearching alwayssearching, 4 years ago
      Beautiful item! Glad you were able to bid! Love your cat by the way. What a super duper cheeky face!!
    22. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thank you Vintagelamp and Alwayssearching for your awsome comments and loving both beetle and Charlie, he would have loved meeting you...
    23. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Rick, Melanie, Artdecogirl, David and Stephyboo, many thanks for your lovely visit!
    24. martika martika, 4 years ago
      You have got such a beautiful coterie of pets. And of course, amazing collection of bugs !!!
    25. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Martika, thank you for your so kind comment :-)
      Love back to you from all the critters!
    26. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thank you Vintagelamp for your lovely visit:-)

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