Mobsters – George Appo – The Most Famous Pickpocket in the History of New York City

His father was a crazed Chinese murderer, and his mother – an Irish alcoholic. In spite of his lack of proper family upbringing, George Appo's mission in life was to be the quintessential "Good Fellow." George Appo's definition of the phrase "Good Fellow," was a man who was an expert thief, one who would not … Read moreMobsters – George Appo – The Most Famous Pickpocket in the History of New York City

Pearl Engagement Ring – Three Reasons To Not Buy

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Many people fall in love with pearls. Possibly it has something to do with the fact that the pearl is covered with mother-of-pearl or, as it is known, nacre. Certainly a natural or cultured pearl is a thing of beauty. As the shellfish sits static in the water, it pumps a never-ending flow of water … Read morePearl Engagement Ring – Three Reasons To Not Buy

Brooches and Shawl Pins – Powerful Fashion Accessories!

Brooches and shawl pins! The extensive use of the fashion industry of pashmina shawls, scarves, and sweaters, among others underscore the continuing preeminence of this unique fashion accessory the world over. Yet, the elegance and sophistication of such fashionable garments will be for naught if not for shawl pins and brooches – accessories that complement … Read moreBrooches and Shawl Pins – Powerful Fashion Accessories!

How To Collect and Purchase Antique Jewelry

How To Collect and Purchase Antique Jewelry

How To Collect and Purchase Antique Jewelry February 28, 2018 by Macala Wright in At our event at The Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City in July, and again during The Original Miami Beach Antique Show held in early February, Jewelry Historian, author, journalist, curator and collector, Beth┬áBernstein, was kind enough to give guided tours … Read moreHow To Collect and Purchase Antique Jewelry