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Artist Spotlight: Louis Icart

February 10, 2017 4:00 pm

The 1920s were a decade of exceptional design in fields like jewelry, watches and architecture. A new generation of artists found fame in this era as well. One of these spectacular artists was French-born Louis Icart.   Louis Justin Laurent Icart was born in Toulouse, a culturally rich city in the South of France, in 1890. […]

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10 Memorable Gifts for Your Valentine

February 8, 2017 4:00 pm

Valentine’s Day is almost here! If you’re still looking for something special this year, we’re here to help. Read on to discover 10 memorable gifts for your Valentine. 1. Amethyst Jewelry Amethyst is February’s birthstone, and it’s a beautiful choice as a gift for your loved one. Amethyst also pairs well with many other precious […]

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Art Deco Jewelry

February 3, 2017 4:00 pm

The Art Deco period (1915-1935) is one of the most popular periods for vintage jewelry lovers. Read on and learn more about this strikingly beautiful design period, and view selections from our collection. The Art Deco design period was marked by a new modern focus. It was a combination of many different styles, including Eastern […]

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Amethysts for February

February 1, 2017 4:00 pm

Amethyst is the birthstone for February. It is a stone that has been popular for years, from the Middle Ages to the present. However, this beautiful stone has not lost its timeless beauty. Read on and learn about this iconic gemstone, and see some selections from our collection. Amethyst is known for its striking purple […]

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Spotlight: Georgian Antiques

January 27, 2017 4:00 pm

The reign of George III brought about historic change, including the unification of Great Britain and Ireland, and the American Revolution. Antiques from this period are incredibly well-preserved and beautifully crafted, reflecting the luxury and opulence of the British royalty. Below is a collection of some of the finest authentic George III antiques, from Sterling silver to […]

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