So you are looking for a unique handmade chess & checkers set that turns heads and doesn’t cost a fortune? The Redneck Chess & Checkers set is worth a look. It has upcycled shotgun shell checkers pieces. It also has chess pieces made with simple nuts and bolts. Everything fits in the handmade chessboard.
MannMadeAccessories is selling this on Etsy. You can find out more about it here.