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Griffins etc.

This blog has somewhat fallen behind recently. I have been busy: de-cluttering stuff, re-accumulating stuff, discovering INSTAGRAM (where you can find more photos of said stuff), and finding all of these small and unusual pieces – featuring griffins amongst other monsters. 121 more words


The Acid Test

As well as beautiful vintage costume jewellery, there are many pieces of silver and gold in my SHOP. Both silver and gold hallmarks are often faked, confusing, or even absent from a given item of jewellery. 696 more words



My SHOP is described as “vintage jewellery and curiosities”, but the best of these things, in my opinion, are the pieces which are a combination of the two. 172 more words



Being October it is getting darker earlier, and a little spookier in the evenings. Here are some interesting monsters and animal types which you would probably not like to bump into in the night. 146 more words