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7 Tips on How to Care for Pearl Jewelry

By Olga Shevchenko December 20, 2021

At our age, the majority of us have a box or a drawer (!) full of various jewelry. Often, this jewelry is kept in one place – necklaces, earrings, bracelets are tossed together. However, jewelry, whether it is fashion jewelry or fine jewelry, is fragile…

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4 Questions to Ask When Buying Pearl Jewelry

By Olga Shevchenko July 14, 2021

For many years, we witness a great phenomenon – the growing popularity of pearls. Years ago, pearl jewelry became one of the biggest jewelry trends. Contemporary powerful women, including Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama, Hilary Clinton…

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7 Tips to Revive Your Grandma’s Pearl Necklace

By Olga Shevchenko September 26, 2021

I am sure many women over the age of 60 have a white pearl necklace. Maybe it was a gift from your husband, or a piece inherited from your mother or grandmother. As a rule, it is a simple strand of small white round pearls, often graduated…

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Summer Jewelry for Staying Cool and Looking Chic

By Barbara Schwartz July 09, 2021

If you live in the northern hemisphere as I do, the summer season has arrived. To keep me cool and comfortable while temperatures rise, I’m wearing mainly cottons and linens. Although I tend to wear the same colors all year-round, I do have some…

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When Should You Give Away Your Jewelry? (VIDEO)

By Andrea Pflaumer June 11, 2021

My mother had a fabulous collection of what is now called “fashion” jewelry, much of it acquired through her sister’s costume jewelry company. One of the greatest thrills of my childhood was walking through the aisles of stacked wooden drawers at my aunt’s…

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5 Practical Tips for Buying Jewelry

By Olga Shevchenko May 21, 2021

Being an experienced gemologist and jewelry designer, I hear discouraging stories about buying jewelry. With this article, I would like to help you make informed decisions when buying nice jewelry so that you pay a fair price and get to enjoy your new jewelry…

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Do You Have a Treasure in Your Jewelry Box?

By Olga Shevchenko April 18, 2021

Throughout history, jewelry has been a symbol of power, wealth, and love. At least once in our life we have the occasion to buy or receive a piece of jewelry. We often admire its beauty and love wearing it. When we reach 60, the majority of us have a box full…

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Sparkly Style After 60: Tips for Traveling with Jewelry

By Barbara Schwartz September 14, 2017

If you’re like me, you want to look your best whenever you leave the house. That principle applies to travel, whether for business or leisure. The right accessories can transform a limited wardrobe into a myriad of outfits. Read More

Don’t Hide Them Away! Here’s How to Wear Your Favorite Pearls More Often

By Jodie Filogomo March 19, 2017

I’m sure most every woman reading this article has some sort of pearl jewelry by this time in her life. It seems like many of us have been gifted the items or they’ve been handed down through the generations.

And while we have these items, I have to ask, how much do you wear them? Read More

The Capsule Wardrobe – A Must Have Every Woman Should Be Utilizing

By Cherrish Krasulak July 19, 2022

In case you are unaware, a capsule wardrobe is a collection of basics to be mixed and matched to create endless outfit choices. The term was coined by Susie Faux, the owner of a London boutique in the 1970s. Your wardrobe does not…

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