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Optic Magic - Four Phenomenal Gemstones
Optic Magic - Four Phenomenal Gemstones
Who doesn’t love a one-of-a-kind gemstone? Among the most desirable gemstones are those with a...
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Winter Whites: Pearls, Opals and Diamonds
Winter Whites: Pearls, Opals and Diamonds
As the days get shorter and temperatures drop, the winter season is the perfect time to put on...
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Perfect Gifts for the Woman with Everything
Perfect Gifts for the Woman with Everything
As the holidays fast approach, the race to find the perfect gift can seem like a daunting task. We...
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Let’s Drink: The History of Cocktail Rings and Prohibition
Let’s Drink: The History of Cocktail Rings and Prohibition
The original American “bling,” cocktail rings emerged during the 1920s as bold statement pieces...
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The Story Behind Pope Paul VI's Jewels
The Story Behind Pope Paul VI's Jewels
October 4, 1965, marks an important occasion in the intersection of religion and politics. On this...
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11 Things You'd Never Guess Came From Tiffany & Co.
11 Things You'd Never Guess Came From Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany & Co. It is a name that conjures images of little blue boxes and dazzling solitaire...
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Rock ‘n’ Roll Royalty: Elvis’ Style Legacy
Rock ‘n’ Roll Royalty: Elvis’ Style Legacy
The undisputed king of rock ‘n’ roll, Elvis Presley remains a household name for generations of...
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Jewelry Imitates Art & Vice Versa: Exploring Connections Between Two Art Forms
Jewelry Imitates Art & Vice Versa: Exploring Connections Between Two Art Forms
Jewelry and fine art are two of my favorite things in the world. At M.S. Rau, we have the...
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For All Mankind: How the Apollo 11 Brooch Became a Symbol of Goodwill
For All Mankind: How the Apollo 11 Brooch Became a Symbol of Goodwill
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on the moon,...
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Four Unusual Facts about Rubies
Four Unusual Facts about Rubies
Long before being named July’s birthstone, rubies have mesmerized people with their deep red hue...
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Important Pieces of History: Suffragette Jewelry
Important Pieces of History: Suffragette Jewelry
Throughout history, women’s jewelry has represented wealth, status and style. Very rarely has...
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Pocket Watches: The Gentleman's Timepiece
Pocket Watches: The Gentleman's Timepiece
Timekeeping was one of mankind's first puzzles to crack. First marked only by night and day, then...
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