Friday, June 26, 2009

Jewels Of Passion on Jewelry Gal Blog

Jewels Of Passion and the Sherri Duncan Vintage Collection are featured today at Jewelry Gal Blog. The Jewelry Gal Blog is the official blog of 1928 The posting focuses on the book as well as contains links to Sherri Duncan, and for those interested in picking up their own copy of this "must have" for any lover of fine jewelry. Be sure to check out the blog posting today!

Friday, June 12, 2009

DeBordieu Book Club

Jewels Of Passion was featured at the DeBordieu Book Club at DeBordieu Colony in Georgetown, South Carolina on Thursday, June 11th. Sherri Duncan and Deby Roberts
joined the club to discuss the book and also brought along select pieces featured in the book for all to admire and try on for themselves. A fabulous time was shared by all!

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Brookgreen Gala 2009

A copy of 'Jewels Of Passion: Costume Jewelry Masterpieces' was auctioned off along with a piece from the book, at this year's annual Brookgreen Gala at Brookgreen Gardens in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. Running for it's 17th consecutive year in a row, the Spring Gala was held at Brookgreen Gardens on May 2nd.

Brookgreen Gardens is a national historic landmark, established in 1931 by Archer and Anna Huntington. The grounds comprise of an array of display gardens with the most extensive collection of figurative sculpture (many hand crafted by Anna Huntington herself) in an outdoor setting by American artists in the world. Brookgreen offers tours , programs and archeological sites for visitors to explore and visit. To learn more about Brookgreen Gardens, please visit:

Shown here are photos of Sherri and her husband Bill Duncan attending the Spring Gala, as well as the gorgeous Weiss necklace donated by the Sherri Duncan Vintage Collection.

Monday, June 8, 2009

On the lane where we live...

Ruby Lane is one of the finest places to shop vintage and antique jewelry on the web. Named by Lucky magazine as one of it's favorite places to shop, it is clear to see why. Founded in 1998, Ruby Lane has since built up quite a presence on the web, with various sites and online stores where visitors can browse, buy and sell antiques, art and other vintage collectibles.

Most recently launched is the new Finishing Touch Vintage Jewelry shop which features gorgeous pieces from Trifari, Francois, Nolan Miller and many more. To visit the online store: click here.

Just around the corner from Ruby Lane, one can spend a great amount of time meandering through Vintage Jewelry Lane. On Vintage Jewelry Lane you will find a huge variety of vintage costume jewelry including designer signed, sterling silver, and vintage plastic jewelry. The most recent area of focus is on the gorgeous new category of Scandinavian sterling silver from Norway, Denmark and Sweden. To view these stunning pieces: click here.

Vintage Jewelry Lane also has a wide array of newly added Matisse and Renoir which can be found by clicking here.

Also, be sure to follow the blog at Vintage Jewelry Lane: Visit the blog.

Friday, June 5, 2009

Party Like it's 1928

In our quest to find the best sources for vintage costume jewelry, we recently stumbled across a blog worth checking out. The 1928 Vintage Costume Jewelry Blog titled Jewelry Gal: Vintage Inspired Style showcases everything from contemporary and classic pieces, fashion and vintage glam, to celebrating art deco, home decor and much more.

To visit this classy blog: click here.

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Thursday, June 4, 2009

Breakfast with Jomaz

This week's 'Piece of the Week' from the Sherri Duncan Vintage Collection is this beautiful, chunky Jomaz pearl necklace and earring set. This necklace is almost identical to the piece worn by Audrey Hepburn in her legendary role as Holly Golightly in Breakfast At Tiffany's.

To view more spectacular pieces from the collection, visit: