Category Archives: Vintage Collectibles

THE CALL OF VINTAGE BLING

Hello Bling Lovers,  Wearable art. For me, whether it is jewelry hanging on my body or a lovely vintage evening purse in my hands, I am entranced by the creative wonderful art that I can look at as I take … Continue reading

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Jewelry Books – Researching Value and Identity of Your Jewels

Hello Bling Lovers! I continue to read and read. I visit  other jewelry collector and seller’s sites. I have been on Amazon looking for books to help me understand my Bling aka Vintage Jewelry. I am so confused, but I know … Continue reading

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Selling – When will it happen?

Hello Bling Lovers! The holidays are over. It is time to sell jewels. And, I ask, just how can I sell my collectibles, especially vintage jewelry. I must say this endeavor is daunting. There is so much to learn about … Continue reading

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Happy New Year – Resolved to learn more about Jewelry!!

Hello Bling Lovers, My New Year’s resolution is to learn more about vintage and antique jewelry. I want to know the designers, how to clean my jewelry, photograph jewelry, repair jewelry and how to price jewelry for sale. Other collectors have … Continue reading

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Silver Cleaning Revisited

Hello Fellow Bling Lovers,   This morning JC members have been sending messages about jewelry cleaning. They value patina. One member mentioned damage done to a piece by using Tarn-X. I had to add my thoughts.  I know I am new … Continue reading

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Vintage Jewelry & My Web Store

Today, my goal is to get at least 10 new pieces of wonderful vintage jewelry on berniesvintage.com. I have so many wonderful pieces of jewelry. Yesterday I spent the day looking at other web stores and jewelry and collectible information sites. I … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving – Wear Your Bling!

Hi, Getting ready to bake a couple of pumpkin pies. Sooo, no rings. But my ears are covered by shiny rhinestones and I will add a bit more bling before dinner. Happy Thankgiving to everyone. I am so thankful for … Continue reading

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