silver jewelry

Perfume Bottle Convention and auction coming to Chicago

CHICAGO — Nicholas Dawes, decorative arts expert and author, will present the story of Art Deco style and how it affects furniture, jewelry and vanity items such as perfume bottles at the next International Perfume Bottle Association (IPBA) convention, April 29 to May 1. Tickets are $15 per person to attend Dawes’ presentation from...

Nadeau’s records 958 antiques auction bidders, sells Howard silver tea service for $11,000

Ranking as one of its largest auctions ever, Nadeau's New Year's Day sale saw 958 registered bidders vie for 690 lots of fresh-to-the-market merchandise. Some of the top lots in the sale are Attilio Pratella's "Napoli" oil selling for $18,400.00, Joan Miro's "Ouvrage du Vent" (1962) selling for $2,875.00, a six piece sterling silver...

A passion for vintage fashion: Secrets of a Vintage Maven

Holding an article of vintage fashion from another era makes you wonder how many women had a grand time wearing this particular piece of material history. Where did they go? How incognito had they been? One of the more fulfilling joys of this wacky world we call vintage fashion is in the interesting artifacts...