The Lush Life Antiques
The artist and designer jeweler, Andrew Spingarn, has been in the jewelry industry for over 25 years. His company is based in Providence, RI, the center of jewelry manufacturing in the US. What sets Andrew apart from his contemporaries is his attention to detail and old world techniques. Many of his pieces incorporate lamp work art glass pieces which are made in the traditional method used by French costume jewelers, Maison Gripoix. In fact, his lampwork technique was so precise that Gripoix fam...
This fun resin necklace is direct from France and measures a generous 23 5/8" long. The necklace has 7 domino charms, ranging in size from 1 3/4"H x 1"W - 2"H x 1"W, with a hook and link closure. Perfect for game night. Be sure and look for the matching earrings, they're aces.
Let the games begin! This incredibly fun necklace is made of black and cream-colored resin and is made in France. The necklace measures a generous 21 3/8" in length and boasts 11 charms consisting of Spades, Clubs, Diamonds and the ever-present Heart at the closure. Necklace has a hook and link closure. Whether you're entertaining a full house or just having a tête à tête, this necklace is a winner.
This spectacular demi parure was made by the firm of Delizza and Elster, better known as the makers of "Juliana". The necklace is 16" long x 1 1/2" wide in front and each clip back earring is 1 1/4" long x 3/4" wide. The set has hematite glass cabochons surrounded by gray round and navette faceted rhinestones. It has a silver tone setting and it is in very good condition.
This beautiful vintage pin has a detailed depiction of Raphael's "Madonna of the Meadow" painted on a thin sheet of preban ivory. It is 1 1/2" long x 1 3/8 and has an intricate frame made of 800 silver with a think piece of protective glass. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "800" on the reverse.
This beautiful vintage bracelet by Peruzzi of Italy is 7 1/2" long x 3/4" wide and is handcrafted from 800 silver. It has an ornate Florentine mounting with roses and amethyst glass accents. It is in excellent condition and is signed "Peruzzi 800 Silver Italy" on the reverse.
This beautiful vintage pin and earrings set was made by Henry Schreiner of New York. The pin is 3 1/4" long x 2" wide and each clip earring is 1 1/2" long x 1" wide. Each piece has blue and emerald green rhinestones set in a Japaned finish mount. The set is in excellent condition and is unsigned. The set has typical construction associated with Schreiner jewelry.
This charming vintage pin by Yves Saint Laurent is 2 3/4" long x 2 3/4" wide. It is made from gold tone metal and has black epoxy enamel with clear rhinestone accents. There is a clear resin layer over the black and there are some white spots embedded in the epoxy. This is original to the manufacturing process. The pin is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Saint Laurent Rive Gauche" on the reverse.
This unusual large pin was made by the Italian couture house of Emilio Pucci. It is 8" in diameter and is made of 8 layers of rough cut canvas Pucci print fabric. It is signed "Emilio" within the print and "Emilio Pucci Firenze" on an they attached label. It is in excellent condition and still has the original Neiman Marcus tags attached.
This amazing bracelet is from the legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 2" wide in front tapering to 1" on each side, and has an interior 5 3/4" end to end measurement. One side pivots so that it will fit most average wrists. The front has black epoxy enamel and the snake is pave set with green and clear rhinestones. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "KJL" on the inside
This stunning necklace is runway ready with it's bold design that will definitely get attention. It is hand crafted in Thailand in black and hematite finish glass beads and is 4" wide in front while tapering to 2" wide on the sides. The beaded section is 19 1/2" long with an additional 3" on an attached choke chain. It is in excellent condition.
This charming vintage pin was made by the legendary Taxco jewelers, Los Castillo. The pin is 3 1/2" long x 2 3/4" wide and is made from heavy handwrought copper with a sterling silver plate. The center has a bright turquoise and black ceramic cabochon measuring 20MM x 28MM. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "M5 Ceramica Plateado Hecho en Mexico Los Castillo Taxco" on the reverse.
This charming vintage bakelite pin measures 3 3/4" long x 2" wide and has a great fall motif design of acorns. It has a layer of leaves carved from wood and has 2 tortoise tone bakelite acorns applied on top. It has a secure pin mechanism and it is in excellent condition. It's a great pin for that jacket lapel or pashmina scarf!
This sophisticated necklace was designed by legendary costume jeweler, Kenneth Jay Lane. It is 19 1/2" long from end to end and has a center element measuring 6" long x 9 1/2" in front. It is made from matte gold tone metal and has black acrylic donut disks with a black silk tassel at front. It is in excellent condition and is hallmarked "Kenneth Lane" on the reverse.
This amazing vintage ring has a dramatic look and houses an unusual function. It is 1 1/4" in diameter x 5/8" thick and is handcrafted from sterling silver with a large 22mm amethyst cabochon. The cabochon opens to reveal a secret "poison" compartment. It has beautiful scroll and ballwork on the edge of the ring dome and it is presently a size 6 with room for sizing if desired. It is in excellent condition and has no markings on the shank.
This regal bracelet was designed by Felipe Barbosa of San Miguel, Mexico. The bracelet has a wearable length of 1 7/8" and is 1 1/2"W. The interior of the bracelet, closed is 5 7/8". The bracelet is comprised of 5 strands of yellow crystals strung on clear elastic and is embellished with 10 small crystals. The bracelet has a slot closure and is in new condition. A beautiful, unique piece, sure to add sparkle to your favorite ensemble.
This wonderful vintage necklace was designed by 80's Dallas designer jewelers, Facets by Spectrum. The company's hand crafted pieces typically include antique European beads like the frosted glass dot beads in this piece. The tassel necklace is 28" long and has a 4" tassel at the center. The faceted oval beads at the bottom and on the neckpiece are acrylic while the others are crystal or glass. It has clear crystal rondelle accents giving this piece some extra sparkle. It is in excellent co...
These beautiful earrings were designed by contemporary luxury jeweler, Stephen Lagos. Each pierced earring is 1 1/4" long x 7/8" wide and both are made from sterling silver with 18k accents. They are in excellent condition and are hallmarked "Caviar 925 750" on the inner oxidized sides. They have a total weight of 31 grams.