Vintage by Crystal are Crystal and Ben Sloan handmade Vintage Inspired
Figures and Ornaments for the Holidays and Special Occasions and Everyday
Enjoyment using Old German Artisan Technique called Spun Cotton.
This Style is Reminiscent of the rare antique Christmas ornaments that
were handmade in 19st Century Germany, but with a modern and unique personal
They start by making wire armature and then spin loose natural cotton by
hand around the wire to crate a soft sculpture of a person, animal etc.
They use various paints and washes for color and detail and the finish
many of these charming characters with a variety of vintage, antique and found
items blended with reclaimed and new materials, while being friendly to the
earth in the process.