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Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Top Ten Rings from STORE 5a in Columbus, OH

I learned of STORE 5a when on my #JewelryRoadTrip last month in the Ohio area.  The shop caught my attention because they are all about selling pre-owned items–things like designer handbags, watches, and of course fine jewelry. It is stores like STORE 5a where you can… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Just in Time for Easter: Fabergé Eggs from A La Vieille Russie

Miniature white enamel egg set with a red enamel coin of Elizabeth I and four cushion-cut sapphires. By Fabergé, ca. 1895. Miniature egg with white enamel stripes and set with a turquoise. By Fabergé , workmaster A. Hollming, ca. 1900. Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Shop Updates: Two Brooch Conversion Rings + Ankh Bracelet

We’ve updated the @shopGemGossip page with a few items–two of them being these brooch conversion rings which I’ve just gotten them back from my jeweler yesterday. I love the way they turned out because most importantly, it is all about comfort with these conversion pieces. I’ve… Read More

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New Items Added to @shopGemGossip

New stash alert! Wanted to let you know–if you haven’t already seen the newest additions to the @shopGEMGOSSIP page, here they all are!  So many gorgeous rings–some fun opals, lots of sparkly diamonds, even a yummy green chyrsoprase.  A few have already been sold and are… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

Valentine’s Day Picks from KAVADOR

Launched in 2015, Kavador was created with a main goal in mind: to dig into the vaults of jewelry stores around the country and give these hidden jewels their time to shine online! Jennie Pastor, CEO and Founder of Kavador, and myself have a few… Read More

Antique & Vintage Jewelry

shopGEMGOSSIP Updates!

Happy January! As a way to celebrate the new year, we’re having a sale on all garnet jewelry that is available at shopGEMGOSSIP. The first photo above illustrates every garnet item we have–so take your pick! This rich gemstone is a favorite of mine and I… Read More