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, like me, you may have…

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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 a dealer you can trust…

amber jewellery care

Amber Jewellery Care

Amber Jewellery Care The price of amber jewellery has gone through the roof in recent years and it is now very collectable. Have you some nice amber pieces? Then you will want to know how to look after them.  Amber Jewellery Care Firstly, Take a look at the material the amber is set in. Often this…

aurora borealis jewellery

Aurora Borealis Jewellery with a Rainbow

Have you seen Aurora Borealis jewellery? It shines with all the colours of the rainbow or the Northern Lights it is named after. Aurora Borealis stones are really beautiful. They make up some of the loveliest pieces of vintage costume jewellery available. The Aurora Borealis ( or AB for short) effect This is actually a…

Georgian Lace Pins

About Georgian Lace Pins

About Georgian Lace Pins Ive found an area of collecting which allows you to buy genuine antiques, over 200 years old at under a £100 each. There is a huge variety available in the decoration and gemstones and are they are wearable too. Georgian lace pins are much undervalued in my opinion. Let’s take a…

The April Birthstone Diamonds

April Birthstone Diamonds Lucky, Lucky people – those who were born in April. They have the bright sparkling diamond as their birthstone. Here I’m taking a look at the April Birthstone Diamonds. The diamond also covers the star signs Aries and Taurus. Everyone loves diamonds, I’ve never met any lady who wouldn’t welcome one as a gift. Even Gents…