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  1. 86Corvettegirl

    Tahitian Tiaras???

    I have always been fascinated by the jewels of Royal families, especially Tiaras & Pearls. There are a lot of Pearl jewelry in royal collections but I don't see very many Tahitian or GSS. In fact, I don't think I've ever seen a Tiara with Tahitian Pearls. Is it because they only favor white...
  2. 86Corvettegirl

    I'm going to take the plunge!

    I've decided to take the plunge & learn to knot pearls. I just ordered some white petal keshis from Wen & some Sleeping Beauty turquoise beads from Etsy. I want to make a couple of necklaces to add to my pearl & turquoise collection. So I will be making up a list of what I need & order it...
  3. 86Corvettegirl

    Need advice on where to buy oval connector links

    I need advice on where to buy oval connector links for a wire wrapping project. I don't want large links. I'm looking for links that are about 1/2 to 3/4 inch long. I'd like to buy some Sterling links & some gold filled or vermeil links. I've seen links on Etsy but they're mostly too large...
  4. 86Corvettegirl

    Queen Marie Antoinette's Pearls Going Up For Auction

    I don't know if this is the right place to post this or if it's already been posted somewhere else, so please forgive. These pearls haven't been seen for 2oo yrs from what I have read. I would love to attend the auction just to see them IRL...
  5. 86Corvettegirl

    My 9.0-9.5 Silver Blue Baroque Akoya Strand from PP

    I did not want to hijack Moneymeister's thread on her blue akoyas so I started one of my own. These are my birthday present to myself because I have been wanting a strand of these for quite some time. I wanted a 20" strand & the only available ones were in the 9.0-9.5mm. I would have liked...