May 15, 2021

Jewelry

Instagram stars share jewelry shopping advice

The former Vogue editor is now a stylist to the stars — including Sienna Miller, Margot Robbie,  Dakota Johnson and Selena Gomez — and host of a new YouTube channel, “Hello Fashion.” 

Cartier Paris Nouvelle Vague 18-k rose-gold bracelet with diamonds, price upon request at 800-227-8437
Cartier Paris Nouvelle Vague 18-k rose-gold bracelet with diamonds, price upon request at 800-227-8437
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Signature jewel style: Minimal signature pieces — a Cartier Nouvelle Vague diamond bracelet, Elsa Peretti cuffs, Sidney Garber dome cuffs, a Dinh Van cigar-band ring.

Iconic red-carpet moment: Fred Leighton necklace on Michelle Williams (above, center) with a yellow Vera Wang gown at the 2006 Academy Awards. 

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Longtime Lewisburg jewelry store closing this summer | News

LEWISBURG — Wolf’s Jewelry, a staple storefront in downtown Lewisburg, closes this summer after 76 years in business.

Karen Baker is a staple at the store herself. She’s spent 42 years working there, including the past 10 as the owner/operator. Wolf’s closure comes as Baker’s chosen to retire.

“There used to be five jewelers in town and we are the last of the originals,” Baker said. “That’s why I’d kind of rather close than sell it because I’m the last.”

According to Baker, Wolf’s Jewelry opened in 1945. It was operated by Glenn O. Wolf, whose wife, Esther, helped run

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Houston-area jewelry store owner under investigation for fraud and theft

A jewelry store in Katy is under investigation for multiple felony theft cases. 

According to court documents, the jeweler owes nearly $4 million to a business for watches that were never delivered, as first reported by Matt Dougherty at KHOU. 

The store, ALKU Modern Jewelers in Katy, has had multiple customers come forward and allege they were swindled out of their money. The owner, Santiago Mora, is facing federal charges for wire fraud and identity theft and could be facing more charges in the coming days. 

Mora told one customer that he’d be able to acquire two rare watches —

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How Chanel reinvents its famous symbols in jewelry, fashion

From fashion and decor to jewelry, the French house reinvents its enduring emblems

Few luxury brands have as many instantly recognizable motifs as Chanel. The maison’s genius lies in constantly interpreting its symbols — founder Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel’s favorite flower, color pairings and more — across categories. Here’s a look at six of her original symbols and how they’re translated from fashion to glamorous jewelry, watches and a stunning boutique backdrop.

The feather

A feathered look from Chanel’s spring 2021 show by creative director Virginie Viard calls to mind a Plume de Chanel 18-k white-gold bracelet with diamonds, $12,900. All jewelry available at London Jewelers.
A feathered look from Chanel’s spring 2021 show by creative director Virginie Viard calls to mind a Plume de Chanel 18-k white-gold bracelet with diamonds, $12,900.
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Pandora, world’s largest jewelry marker, will no longer use mined diamonds

For Pandora, laboratory-made diamonds are forever. The world’s largest jewelry maker announced Tuesday that it will no longer use mined diamonds — a decision, it said, that stemmed partially from consumer demand. 

Pandora Group, based in Copenhagen, said Tuesday that it is launching its first collection exclusively created with diamonds manufactured in labs. It said the move aims to make the company’s jewelry more affordable, accessible and sustainable. 

The collection is launching first in the United Kingdom, and is expected to expand globally in 2022. 

“They are as much a symbol of innovation and progress as they are of enduring

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Meghan Markle’s Jewelry For Global Citizen Vax Live Event

Meghan Markle is paying tribute to the power of women. During Global Citizen’s VAX Live: The Concert to Reunite the World broadcast on Saturday, the Duchess of Sussex made a virtual appearance to show support for the cause and inspire communities to come together amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Her remarks clearly included a nod to her and Prince Harry’s soon-to-be-born daughter, but look a little closer, and you’ll notice Meghan’s outfit also shows support for the women who made an impact on her life.

Meghan opted for a bright and beautiful Carolina Herrera floral print dress for Vax Live event,

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Beverly Hills High Robbery Suspect ID’ed, Jewelry Recovered

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Police have identified one of the women accused of robbing two Beverly Hills High School students outside the school on Monday. Chakyra Sanford, a 20-year-old woman from Compton, was arrested without incident Thursday morning in Compton, according to Beverly Hills police.

At around 4:20 p.m. Monday, two female BHHS students reported that two women robbed them at the intersection of Lasky and Moreno Drive, right outside the school. Sanford and another suspect, who is still at large, are accused of stealing a gold necklace from one of the students and attempting to steal a cell phone

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Theft at Thomas James & Bechtold Jewelry

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — A local jewelry store owner wants your help tracking down who got away with thousands of dollars of jewelry.

It started out like any other Wednesday but that changed when two men walked into Thomas James & Bechtold Jewelry.

“The gentleman was looking for a birthday present for his wife and, we were assisting him and we were watching and he had a relative with him, supposedly. And the relative was kind of walking around and we typically watched that pretty carefully,” Thomas Faini said.

As he walked around, he also reached around the counter.

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Studio Ghibli Launches Adorable Spirited Away Jewelry Line

Studio Ghibli recently released its first foray into the world of computer-generated animation with Earwig And The Witch, and it seems as if the anime studio is once again diving into some strange territory with a jewelry line that celebrates one of its biggest blockbusters in Spirited Away. Following a young girl traversing through a magical world in an attempt to change her parents back into human beings after a spell transformed them into pigs, Spirited Away won an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature and was one of the most profitable movies to ever be released in Japan.

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