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Tedious...but Rewarding

Sadly I’m not doing much “hunting” lately and have no entertaining thrifting experiences to share!! ¬†Instead I’ve been convicted by all my¬†unlisted stuff (piling up in various rooms of our house) and have been slogging away at adding them to my Etsy store. 95 more words

A Bit Of Bling

Ravishing Rubies

Although the word ‘ruby’ simply means ‘red’ in Latin, this precious stone can be found in a range of shades from pale pink to a deep red known as ‘pigeon’s blood’. 341 more words


Antique Naga Jewelry

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A Brief History of Gold Part 3

Welcome to part 3 of a brief history of gold. For parts 1 click here; for part 2 click here.

Historically, gold may have been maintained by the well-to-do, but that has never stopped the rest of the world from trying to acquire it. 316 more words

Antique Jewelry

Flower Designs in Antique Essex Crystal

Having spent some time among the animals and birds, why don’t we stroll through an Essex crystal flower garden?

This charming Victorian piece is actually a parasol handle! 478 more words


The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars

As soon as I placed the gold filigreed necklace around my neck, I felt it.

A whoosh of sweet air, a heaviness around my legs, a flutter to my heart. 279 more words