sell antiques online

Lets Sell Antiques OnLine and Make Money

Do you want to sell antiques online? Once piece, a whole collection or go into business? With 20 years experience of selling antique online that I’ve picked up a tip or two along the way.  Now it’s time to share them with you and I’ve developed a wonderful series of posts...

Peridots August Birthstone5

Peridots August Birthstone

Peridots August Birthstone. It’s August and for all of you with a birthday this month, you have a lovely gemstone associated with your month  – the Peridot. Peridots are a bright olive green gemstone indeed their alternative name is Olivine. Pronounce the word Peridot as with a French accent leaving...

Antiques Pictures The Secret to Finding Them

Need antiques pictures for your blog? So you’ve written this amazing article about your favorite antique and need pictures to really make it stand out. A good photo or two attracts the viewer’s eye but just where do you get the photos from? A blog is not like Facebook when it...

charles horner jeweller

Charles Horner Jeweller

  Charles Horner jeweller is one of the great names to look out for by those interested in arts movements jewellery. They made pieces in art nouveau, arts and crafts and art deco style and are now very very collectable. Charles Horner started his jewellery business in the 1850s  in Yorkshire....

store your jewellery

Store Your Jewellery And Maintain Its Condition

Have you considered how to store your jewellery or did you know that the way you keep it can affect its condition?.  If you simply place it all in a jewellery box it will become tangled, worn or even damaged. Some materials will damage those next to them. For example,...

Lucky Jewellery Can It Bring Good Fortune

Why do you wear jewellery? There are many reasons maybe its lucky jewellery to bring good fortune. Perhaps it brightens up your outfit or fills a gap in a neckline. Is it a sentimental piece which was given to you by a loved one and it reminds you of them...

Your Guide to Necklace Lengths and Styles

Jewellery has been  worn around the neck since ancient times. There are so many diferent necklace lengths and styles. Perhaps it was a simple stone with a hole in it strung on a plaited grass cord, or a tooth or something with real meaning to the person who wore it. As...

antique and vintage charms

Antique and Vintage Charms Buyers Guide

Are you interested in old antique and vintage charms? Maybe you are just starting a collection. This buyers guide will assist you in your choices. Antique and Vintage Charms Antique and vintage charms are highly collectible and most regularly added to bracelets but sometimes to other chains such as necklaces...

your antiques shop

Your Antiques Shop and Social Sharing

Have you opened your antiques shop yet? If you want to sales then you need visitors to your shop. The more visitors then the more sales you make, just like at a real life antiques fair or shop. One way to increase your visitors is by Social Sharing. This has two...

Whats the best a 9 or 18 carat gold ring ?

Whats the best a 9 or 18 carat gold ring? When you’re buying an antique or vintage ring have you ever wondered about the different carats of gold and which to choose? There is quite a prices difference between the two with a nine-carat gold ring being exactly half the price...