Utila, Honduras – Off the Beaten Path With Hippies and Divers

Ever heard of Utila? Me neither. Utila is a tiny bay island off the coast of Honduras, less than 7 miles long and 3 miles across – at its widest. The population of 5,000 (including 1,000 to 2,000 tourists at any given time) resides primarily in Utila Town, off the protected southeast harbor. Our trip … Read moreUtila, Honduras – Off the Beaten Path With Hippies and Divers

Vintage and Antique Cameos Accent Today's Fashions

The majority of cameos face right so if you find a left facing cameo, it is considered more unusual. A cameo's lines should be clear and well executed. The term high relief is used to describe cameos that are very deeply carved and have significant depth. If the cameo features a full figure, check to … Read moreVintage and Antique Cameos Accent Today's Fashions

The History of Necklaces

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Archeologists believe the necklace was born during the stone age about 40,000 years before than previously believed. April 2004, scientists were excavating a cave in South Africa discovered forty-one mollusks that may have been strung as neck jewelry about 75,000 years ago. Before this discovery the oldest known necklace to have been found about 30,000 … Read moreThe History of Necklaces

How to Choose the Perfect Men's Silver Necklace for a Christmas Gift

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You do not really need a crash course on selecting the perfect necklet for your man on Christmas. There are just a few things that have to be kept in mind and that involves making the right selection regarding length, quality, and width. There are many of the metal alternatives out there and even dozens … Read moreHow to Choose the Perfect Men's Silver Necklace for a Christmas Gift