Tag Archives: costume jewelry

Trifari Jewelry Company

The Trifari Company was founded by Gustavo Trifari, an Italian immigrant who arrived at Ellis Island from Napoli in 1904 at the age of 20. In 1910 he founded “Trifari and Trifari” with his uncle. Gustavo’s uncle left the company … Continue reading

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Lisner Jewelry History

I scored some Lisner earrings while out sourcing this week and was doing some research on them. Thought I’d share. Vintage Lisner pieces are becoming more collectible as the inexpensively made shapes and bright colors of the plastic leaves and … Continue reading

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What I Look for When Buying Vintage Costume Jewelry

I’m listing some costume jewelry finds in the near future and thought I’d explain what I look for when selecting pieces to purchase. CONDITION: I look for pieces that are complete and have smoothly working parts. A pin must have … Continue reading

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Schreiner of New York Fashion Jewelry

This is the first Schreiner jewelry piece that I’ve ever seen, recently sold on eBay. Isn’t it gorgeous? I hadn’t heard of Schreiner before, and was impressed by the number of bidders on this piece, so I decided to see … Continue reading

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Closed 2/11/09

Sterling Leaf Pin…Mouse Twin Set…2 Listings of Paint-By-Number Paintings…Moose/Eagle…Cougar Link to My eBay Store to view and bid. Now listed in eBay Store Now listed in eBay Store Now listed in eBay Store Now listed in eBay Store Check out … Continue reading

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