Monthly Archives

July 2013

{Daily Jewel} Miriam Haskell Aqua Glass Beaded Ball Cluster Parure

  Ahhh!!! Miriam Haskell, sheer vintage costume jewelry bliss to my ears!!! I love Miriam Haskell, I mean I'm a HUGE Miriam Haskell fan and a huge collector of her vintage pieces. I study Haskell pieces in my spare time, the workmanship is undeniably genius, her marketing strategies were genius, and Frank Hess her business […]

Vintage Costume Jewelry Love- Schiaparelli Crystal and Pearl Cocktail Earrings

Vintage Costume Jewelry Love-Schiaparelli Crystal and Pearl Cocktail Earrings

This week's Vintage Costume Jewelry Love is all about these magnificent Blue Crystal and Pearl Schiaparelli Earrings. They are absolutely drop dead gorgeous! Else Schiaparelli was a designing maven genius when it came to anything and everything having to do with showing off a woman's figure or in this case face. These earrings are just […]

{Daily Jewel} Simba Bracelet by Boucheron

Holy Bejeweled Boucheron Simba Bracelet, part of the Cabinet of Curiosities Collection. For a bracelet that is dripping in yellow cut sapphires, diamonds, and emeralds I don't think the name Simba is fitting enough for this beastly gorgeous jewel. Simba makes me think of a children's piece of jewelry from the Disney Store made of […]

{Daily Jewel} Lightning Ridge Black Opal and Sapphire Ring

Lightning Ridge Black Opal and Sapphire Ring Platinum solitaire ring consisting of one oval shape lightning ridge black opal weighing approximately 7.00 carats, the center stone is surrounded by 1 row of custom cut cabochon sapphires and a row of full cut diamonds set around the edge of the under gallery. via 1stdibs  

{Daily Jewel} Yves Saint Laurent Diamanté Bow Drop Earrings

Vintage Yves Saint Laurent Drop Bow Gorgeous Earrings!!! Oh my these are stunning! Crystal rhinestone chain hanging from half shaped rhinestone bows with faceted glass ruby stones to make these earrings POP with 1980's flair. Below is an excerpt from The Metropolitan Museum of Art's collections listing: The 1980s represented a moment in time for […]

{Daily Jewel} Stanley Hagler Style Turquoise Glass Bracelet by Ian St Gielar

Today’s Daily Jewel is a bracelet by Ian St Gielar of gorgeous turquoise beaded heaven! Done in Stanley Hagler’s signature style; the bracelet’s show stopping ornamental clasp is a menagerie of beaded wrapped gold filigrees and stampings. Made by Ian St Gielar who was Hagler’s assistant and later went onto produce his own jewelry with […]