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Fobs and Charms, whats the difference ?

Fobs and Charms As visitors to my antique shop will know I have quite an excellent selection of antique and vintage charms and fobs for sale. Examining a quantity of this today ( from a wonderful charm necklace) it occurs to me that there is little or no difference between...

Elegant Fingers

Elegant Fingers with the Marquise Shape

Elegant fingers with the Marquise shape Have you ever wished your fingers looked longer and more elegant? I know have. We see lovely long fingers modelling vintage rings and look at them enviously. Did you know that there is a shape of ring and gemstone that can help give the illusion that...

brass charm bracelet

What Age is my Old Charm Bracelet ?

Old  Charm Bracelet Do you own an old charm bracelet and have you ever wondered exactly how old it is?  I’m talking about the older type of charm bracelet where the attachments hang via an O-ring, not the modern sort where the chain goes through the charm itself. Of course,...

Buy Vintage Gold Jeweller

How to Buy Vintage Gold Jewellery

How to Buy Vintage Gold Jewellery Do you fancy a piece of antique or vintage gold jewellery? Perhaps a lovely antique brooch or a ring? It’s not quite the same as nipping down to your high street jewellers and buying new. You need a little knowledge or at least have...

Crystal Set Vintage Charms

Crystal Set Vintage Charms

Crystal set vintage charms are amongst my favourites as they add lots of fun and colour to your charm bracelet. Most of these are mounted in silver but occasionally you find a solid gold one too. They all date from the 1960s or 1970s. Add a single one to your...