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Sentimental Jewels Offered in the Upcoming Fellows October Auction

There’s something about sentimental jewelry that makes my jewelry obsession very happy. Hearing stories behind a special piece or knowing that an object has more depth to it than being a material thing is exactly what I’m all about. The upcoming October 12th Antique & Modern… Read More

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Leslie Hindman Auction: September Sale is INCREDIBLE

You’ll be enchanted forever by this ring, up for bid at Leslie Hindman Auction in Chicago, IL — this is lot 87 in the three-day bidding extravaganza. Four mesmerizing opals are on the block at Leslie Hindman,… Read More


Dupuis Important Jewels Auction Set for June 11, 2017

Canadian auction house, Dupuis, has announced their upcoming Important Jewels sale, set for June 11th, 2017. The sale features over 400 lots of fine jewelry, ranging in time period and price points across the board. From antique and vintage engagement rings to designer hallmarked items, the… Read More

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James D. Julia Auction Features 60 Jewelry Items in Upcoming Sale

Hey Gem Gossip readers!  As many of you know, writing about upcoming auctions is one of my favorite topics–I’ve written nearly 100 blog posts on this topic throughout the past almost nine years of having this blog!  I live it, breathe it, and am constantly talking about jewelry auctions. Read More


Gem Gossip Visits Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago, IL

Victorian Earrings: Lot 30, Moonstone Necklace: Lot 17 Bird brooch: Lot 36, Insect brooch: Lot 43 Amethyst dangle earrings: Lot 11 Cartier cigar band:… Read More


Bonhams New York Fine Jewelry Sale Set for April 24, 2017

Bonhams New York, April 24, 2017 133 lots of jewelry top off the upcoming New York sale from Bonhams. This is my first blog post featuring the highly respected auction house which is a global enterprise, having eight different locations worldwide. Their history as an auction house… Read More