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Vegas Prep: Interview with Hannah of Diamondoodles

Today’s Vegas Jewelry Week prep interview features Hannah of Diamondoodles, jewelry friend and creative genius.  You may not know that I first met Hannah back when she was attending GIA in Carlsbad–I was there taking my 20 stone exam and she reached out to me to… Read More

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Vegas Prep: Interview with Randi & Meaghan of For Future Reference

We’ve got double the fun today, as our Vegas Jewelry Week interviews continue–we’re talking with Randi Molofsky & Meaghan Flynn Petropoulos (can’t wait to ask you to pronounce this for me in Vegas). The duo behind For Future Reference has a lot going on right now,… Read More

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Vegas Prep: Interview with Marion Fasel of The Adventurine

We are excited to kick off a fun series this week on Gem Gossip — these next five blog features will get you excited and prepped for Vegas Jewelry Week, which is quickly approaching!  I’ve asked five people–a mix of designers, editors, and industry insiders–to contribute their insights… Read More

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Q & A with Nektar De Stagni Fine Jewelry

Transforming soft, elegant pearls into edgy and cool pieces of jewelry, Nektar De Stagni has created a fine jewelry brand that is both fun and here to stay. I’m loving everything about it, including the smiley (and non-smiley) pearl emoji dudes, whether they’re in pendant form, ring… Read More

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Q & A with Ashley of Jewelry Finds

One of the most abundant comments I receive from people is gratitude for instilling a love for antique items, specifically jewelry, into the younger generation. If all else fails, I feel like I’ve contributed to the greater good of this world by promoting an appreciation for the past, rather… Read More

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Q & A with Mother/Daughter Duo of Charmco

There are quite a few jewelry businesses that feature mother-daughter duos in this industry. Each one having a story rich in passion, a love for what they’re doing AND for one another, and above all, a special bond you truly can’t have with anyone else. Mother’s Day is quickly… Read More