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Jewellery in the 1920's

With the release of The Great Gatsby back in 2014, the popularity of Downton Abbey and the wonderful show Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, it was no surprise that the ‘Roaring 20’s’ and prohibition style parties had a come back. 507 more words


Victorian Jewellery

The Victorian era ran from 1837 – 1901 with the reign of Queen Victoria, it is romanticised as a time of great adventure and exploration by the steampunk community. 709 more words


The History of The Cameos

A cameo is defined as a a method of carving an object such as an engraved gemstone, item of jewellery orĀ  a vessel. It nearly always features a raised relief image and originally cameo only referred to works where the relief image was of a contrasting colour to the background. 484 more words


Cocktail Rings, A Necessity

Personally I find cocktail rings to be a necessity, not just for drinking, but for the everyday purposes of going about the usual stuff and keeping an eye on one’s hands whilst doing so. 304 more words


Don't Be Fooled By The Rocks That I Got

It has been a while since my previous post on our rather optimistic acquisition of a derelict house, and you have no doubt been wondering “ 363 more words


Christian Dior Vintage Crystal Earrings

I have slowly fallen in love with shopping vintage, and I must say, I am loving it. Digging out stylish rare gems is now my new best thing, and I really enjoy styling them as well. 323 more words