Monthly Archives: April 2012

Vintage Heaven Show

We’ll be at Vintage Heaven this weekend along with nine other vintage dealers including Jenstyle Chic Vintage, Zzouzi Vintage and Dethrose Vintage. We’re expecting awesome vintage finds! Plus, it will be our BIG SPRING SALE. All our merchandise will be … Continue reading

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Hobé: “Jewels of Legendary Splendor”

Some believe that it was Florence Ziegfeld who coined the term ‘costume jewelry’ when he collaborated with William Hobé. He used the term to describe the magnificent jewelry worn by gorgeous ladies in the Ziegfeld Follies show. The connection between … Continue reading

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Jewelry Repairs

There are a couple of jewelry repair shops in Chicago that we recommend. Frank’s Jewelry is a family-owned business that has been around for decades. I brought in bracelet for repairs, on a recommendation from another vintage dealer, and was … Continue reading

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Jewelry Stone Replacements

If you’re looking for replacement stones, jewelry repair kits or supplies, we recommend Mr. Stones. We’ve purchased beads and rhinestones along with glue and have found that they have a ton of replacement beads to choose from. Minimum order is … Continue reading

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