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October 2009

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    Gem Love

    Earlier this week I had a coveted invite to view all of the entries for the AGTA Spectrum Awards, and believe me, I wouldn’t have missed it. This design competition is…

  • Designer Watches

    Don't get Tricked! Buy Authentic.

    Everyone’s purse strings are a little bit tighter these days, but it doesn’t mean that buying replica designer luxury goods is the smartest choice. Here’s Portero.com‘s top three reasons to buy authentic…

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    The Annenberg Diamond

    Good news on the auction front: several major jewels recently sold at prices far above their estimates. This is exciting on a couple of levels: First, it means the economy is…

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    Book Club: No Mere Bagatelles

    I was excited to read in today’s WWD that there’s a soon-to-be-released biography of handbag maven Judith Leiber. You probably know all about her gorgeous, bejeweled and exotic skin handbags, but…

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    Hip Bags

    Choosing a black handbag may not seem like the most unique way to express your style. But, it’s a great way to invest your money in a tote that will go…

  • Designer Watches

    Posh Birkin

    If you follow Victoria Beckham at all, you’ll know she’s on the absolute cutting edge of fashion–sometimes choosing to wear things that most of us would never consider a “real life”…

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    Behind the Sale: Temple St. Clair

    Tomorrow’s Temple St. Clair NOW OR NEVER sale is the perfect excuse to give you a behind-the-scenes look at how and why we choose our fine jewelry for Portero.com. Our fabulous…

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    Unusual Jewelry Storage

    I love this fun post on Apartment Therapy today about unusual storage for your jewelry. I must admit, I have always had to come up with inventive ways to store my rather large…

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    Boot Envy

    I just had to point out one of our newest scores in the Accessory category: These gorgeous Sergio Rossi Black Crocodile Over The Knee Flat Boots (sz 37). Talk about a showstopper…