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4 Days Until St. Patrick's Day! How Are You Getting Ready to Celebrate All Things Irish?

Last Reply by PL Hill 1395040868.71 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

St. Patrick's Day is almost here! Even the local donkey is all ears to hear about QVC's 25th St. Patrick's Day Celebration! All our friends will be at QVC on March 17th, and I can't wait for the big day. I will be heading for the US shortly, accompanied by John Cullen, and between us we will have... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1394725607.223
 

New Designs!

In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Is everybody warm?  This is a winter to remember!  We are still buried in snow and ice (in Vermont).  In spite of the cold, it is radiantly beautiful and the trees are sparkling. Since I will not be on air for quite a while, I thought I would share some of my new designs with you. ... Continue Reading

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Dominique Dinouart on 1394488187.527
 

Introducing our new Croco Collection…

Last Reply by jewel crazy 1394467410.83 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello my friends, It’s finally here.  After a sneak peek during the LIVE from the Red Carpet show, JAI John Hardy’s first figurative collection will make its debut next Tuesday, March 11th, during 3 hours of amazing new designs.  Since the day we launched JAI John Hardy, the e... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1394082000
 

Bring on Spring with a Cool Aqua Color!!

Last Reply by pegarootoo 1396759834.81 | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities

      As the frosty winter comes to a thaw, March Babies turn the season over with Crystal Blue Aquamarine!  Colors ranging from a clear blue summer sky to a deeper Caribbean blue ocean.  Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh…. Are you ready for it?  I AM!!  Just the name ... Continue Reading

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Antonella Nester on 1393563600
 

With all the Red Carpet excitement - I miss my friend Barry Ort.

Last Reply by the vineyard 1395947137.67 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

  As we watch all the fun this week leading up to our big Red Carpet Event on Friday in Los Angeles - it really makes me miss one of the biggest and brightest personalities that we shared this special moment with - Barry Ort from Kenneth Jay Lane.  This was an event that Barry always had ... Continue Reading

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Jacque Gonzales on 1393528378.733
 

The Big Bonanza Silver Sale is upon Us!

Last Reply by Bulldogswife 1396548241.373 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends

I always know there is a Big Bonanza Silver event upon us when I see trays of incredible new silver product that will excite the customers beyond their highest expectations, and yes… all on sale!  The Bonanza Sale event is always a favorite sale event of mine and for the viewers as well! All about links – The newest looks It all starts with the TSV and my coworker and friend, Jen, picked an incredible TSV in a bold status rolo bracelet.  It is definitely one of the boldest ever offered and statement piece to represent the day.  Next, no one doe... Continue Reading

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David - QVC Gold Buyer on 1393386527.81
 

Get Ready for the Unexpected!

Last Reply by Pat22 1400137841.62 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends

Hello my friends, Get ready for the unexpected! Are you ready for a day of amazing sterling silver?  For the first time, I am going to be on Big Bonanza Day with a fantastic leather and silver bangle called the Charming Slide Bangle.  On February 27th at 2pm my dear fr... Continue Reading

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Hagit Gorali on 1393304400
 

Red Carpet and an Exclusive Launch!

Last Reply by 124588 1394684688.59 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends

Hi my friends, I am so excited to announce that QVC has invited JAI John Hardy to be part of the Red Carpet Show this coming Friday, February 28th at 9pm ET live from the Four Season’s Hotel in Beverly Hills.  I honestly do not know what I’m most excited for; the launch of our fi... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1393304400
 

The Countdown to St. Patrick’s Day is On!

Last Reply by Nadjalu 1393116343.677 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

Looks like spring is arriving in Ireland, and I can't believe there is just one month to go until St. Patrick’s Day! Last evening I hosted a dinner party for my sisters, and it was lovely to get together with them as we don't get to meet all together that often. We had roast duck with potatoe... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1393023132.743
 

A Visit to the Southwest...and to the Heart of a TSV!

Last Reply by cooking lady 1393194719.27 | in Carolyn Pollack, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk

Gabby and I had been pondering where to go on vacation for months…Texas? Louisiana? Or our all-time favorite, Way out West?? After a lot of thought we settled on New Mexico. We’d visited Colorado many times, but we had never spent time in the Land of Enchantment. It occurred to me this... Continue Reading

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Jennifer Coffey on 1392958800
 

A Celebration of Color with My Today’s Special Value!

Last Reply by cookie44 1395979316.19 | in Carolyn Pollack, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk

I am so excited about my Today’s Special Value!!!  I just finished pulling the clothes that our lovely models will wear throughout the day.  It was a blast playing with all of the colors in the closet.  From neutrals, to pastels and brights, this bracelet is always right! &... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1392958800
 

Celebrate Spring and Color!

Last Reply by IrishNicky 1392998782.48 | in Jewelry Talk, Carolyn Pollack, Hosts & Personalities

It’s been four months since our last CP show! Wow, this has really been tough!  You are such a part of my world, and keeping all of my new designs under wraps until now has been excruciating!!  After all, how do you keep your juiciest secrets from your best friends?!!  Being a ... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1392906983.48
 

Life is a one-of-a-kind design in process

Last Reply by Cadi 1393041900.027 | in Carolyn Pollack

I am a strong believer in serendipity. In my life, I have been fortunate to be faced with both obstacles and opportunities that have guided my journey in unexpected ways. As one of four children raised by a single mom, it was a fortunate necessity that I get creative and resourceful if I wanted new ... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1392699600
 

Inspiration is a Funny Thing (Scott Grime's Story)

Last Reply by deepamd 1392660348 | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities

I couldn’t tell you the first time I heard Marianne Williamson’s famous quote, ‘Our Deepest Fear’, but I can tell you it changed my life forever.  Inspiration is a funny thing, you never know where you will find it, but when you do, it has the power to change the course ... Continue Reading

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American Dreamer on 1392267600
 

My Family & Inspirations (Judith Ripka's Story)

Last Reply by Me2Me 1394211084.463 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

My parents came to this country because they wanted their yet unborn children to grow up in the greatest country in the world. They came with no knowledge of English, no money and no prospects. They did so for the future of their family. They taught me to believe in myself and like them, to pursue m... Continue Reading

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American Dreamer on 1392267600
 

Valentine's Day Love - Nester Style!

Last Reply by fark 1397919815.293 | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities

A very poor man lived with his wife. One day, his wife, who had very long hair asked him to buy her a comb for her hair to grow well and to be well-groomed. The man felt very sorry and said no. He explained that he did not even have enough money to fix the strap of his watch he had just broken. She ... Continue Reading

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Antonella Nester on 1392094800
 

Life Is Good

Last Reply by BGDC 1392338665.647 | in Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends

There is no greater joy than becoming a parent.  And I’m blessed to have experienced this three times with my beautiful sons. Close in age, they grew up together, going to the same high school and even sharing the same friends. Yet as similar as their circumstances were, their personalit... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1391922000
 

Oryam Face & Eye Serum: Dead Sea Minerals Meet Antiaging Technology

In Beauty Banter, Jewelry Talk

Hello: My name is Virginie Bouchoucha and I'm so excited to join the amazing QVC Beauty community with a new product we developed over two years especially for QVC. I'm 40 years old and was born in France to a family that owned a cosmetics business in Provence. When I was a child, my father suffered from skin problems. Every year, we traveled to the Dead Sea and spent a few weeks there floating in the salty water and relaxing in the beautiful mountain desert views while my father was healing. I moved to Israel 16 years ago. Amidst the creation of my loving family, which includes my husb... Continue Reading

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Danny Newfeld on 1391612664.597
 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY FEBRUARY BABIES!!

Last Reply by Cajun Queen 1393623260.453 | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities

You Ladies are rockin' your amethyst. One of my favorite gem stones, drenched in rich, deep purple. Oooooh is that ever a beauty!! Amethyst is such a regal stone. In its color, it just looks like Royalty, and it is. Amethyst has been used in crowns and jewels, fit for a Queen (even a QVC Queen - is... Continue Reading

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Antonella Nester on 1391144400
 

Super Game; Super Shows; Super Fun

Last Reply by LDD90 1393371049.467 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hi Everyone: Happy New Year! I hope all of you had a happy, healthy and fun holiday and a great New Year. After my last December shows, I took a long awaited  restful vacation, spent mostly with family and friends, catching up on my reading, relaxing, taking long walks with Ron in Florida and... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1391144400
 

The Curtain Rises on these Stunning Designs!

Last Reply by Justice4all 1391367741.16 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello My Friends, I have so much exciting news to share with you about my show coming up this Sunday 2/2 on Sterling Designer Day. I am on first thing in the morning with 2 full hours from 6-8am …mark your calendars now because you are not going to want to miss one minute!!! First let me sh... Continue Reading

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Hagit Gorali on 1391144400
 

Jewelry, Drinks, and Football….Now this is sporting event!

Last Reply by BLB 1391439394.027 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello my friends, I hope everyone had an amazing holiday with their loved ones and that this finds each of you happy, healthy, and in good spirits.  My family and I are loving being back in my hometown and we are taking full advantage of being so close to my parents and siblings along with the... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1391058000
 

A Cold and Snowy Year So Far!

Last Reply by best educator 1391653204.833 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Dear friends, As we approach the middle of the winter, I follow closely the weather forecast in America and I cannot believe how much snow you’re getting this year! In Israel, we are not used to such cold weather and although it is quite cold during the winter, it never gets that cold and we... Continue Reading

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Danny Newfeld on 1390971600
 

Happy New Year! The Countdown To St. Patrick’s Day Is On!

Last Reply by JLLH358 1394941720.167 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

Happy New Year from Ireland! The countdown is now on for March 17th - St Patrick's Day! We are very excited and have been  busy over the last few days getting everything finished and shipped out so that we will be all set for March. On the day we will have many new items, including the FIRST-E... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1389934800
 

Let it snow!

In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

I hope all of you affected by the snow and ice storms that we have experienced lately are warm and safe. On a good note it certainly is beautiful!  The view from my living room window Testing the icy conditions I'm looking forward to my Taxco Traditions by Dominique Dinouart show on Janu... Continue Reading

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Dominique Dinouart on 1389762000
 

Fiery, Fabulous January Birthstones - GARNETS!

Last Reply by AzNita 1389801521.003 | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities

Let's kick off the year with something FIERY and FIERCE!! I'm talking about January's Birthstone... GARNET!!  Can I get an Amen, Sisters!!  :D Ok, maybe I'm a little partial -  it is MY birthstone.  I'll be honest with you, growing up, I never liked my own birthstone.  A... Continue Reading

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Antonella Nester on 1389330000
 

Gem Day!

Last Reply by Peyton Kelley 1392836980.773 | in Jewelry Talk, TSV Talk

The breadth of gemstones on Gem Day is astonishing.  Every gemstone imaginable from milky Aqua to Amethyst to Garnet to Morganite and onward will be featured throughout the day.  We start the day with the spectacular and extremely limited Alexandrite TSV.   Alexandrite is one of... Continue Reading

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Peyton Kelley on 1388552400
 

The Magical, Majestic & Mighty Alexandrite!

Last Reply by bajwhite 1389671738.587 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk

Oh what a beautiful gem!  You MIGHT hear this stone referred to as an “Emerald by day and Ruby by night”.  That’s because the finest quality of these gemstones displays a phenomenon called, “color-change”.  When you view this member of the Chrysobe... Continue Reading

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Nancy Hornback on 1388379600
 

A Tribute To Our Friend, Barry Ort.

Last Reply by luvsiamese 1392832370.847 | in Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

It’s the end of December and I had originally planned to write a top 10 list. You know...the obligatory chronicling of the important and not so important events of the past year. But then I heard about the passing of my friend, Barry Ort. And I thought about how my year started -- with him. ... Continue Reading

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Leah Williams on 1388166524.883
 

What a Wonderful Holiday Season!

Last Reply by Justice4all 1390589459.613 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Dear Friends, Another year has passed by… I notice how the kids have grown and how we are getting a little older too.  We had a wonderful holiday season in Israel.  We actually did not travel anywhere and spent a lot of time with the kids and the family.  I have to admit that ... Continue Reading

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Danny Newfeld on 1388120400
 

QVC Mourns the Passing of Barry Ort

Last Reply by fashion8 1410196200.457 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of QVC vendor Barry Ort. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones during this difficult time. Barry will be remembered for his wit, creativity and philanthropy. Barry brought the iconic Kenneth Jay Lane brand to the QVC customer in 199... Continue Reading

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QVC Team on 1388086986.563
 

A New Year is Coming!!

Last Reply by TigerInIowa 1387933481.82 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Happy Holidays!!  I would like to take this opportunity to thank each of you for sharing some of your time with me. I always look forward to my next show and can’t wait for your calls and your feedback. I will not be with you again until January 16 for my next Taxco Traditions show so that gives me a bit of time to enjoy the holidays with my family. It is a winter wonderland here in Vermont and I am looking forward to snow shoeing when the weather warms up a bit. I hope it will help burn off some of those holiday calories I was recently at QVC UK for a you tube interview conducted ... Continue Reading

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Dominique Dinouart on 1387557482.337
 

It wouldn’t be Christmas without you!!!

Last Reply by duclane 1387563925.343 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Thank goodness I am sneaking in my last QVC visit of 2013 on December 23rd!  Hopefully you have finished running around making sure your loved ones’ Christmas wishes come true, and you can sit down with me for a few minutes of American West Jewelry to treat yourself!!  Or maybe you can tune in to the shows as you finish up your wrapping, baking, or decking the halls! I am really looking forward to celebrating Christmas with you, my dear friends!  I invite you to join me on Monday, December 23rd from 4-6 am ET and 1-3 pm ET.  Sleeping Beauty turquoise is back and there... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1387556377.86
 

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Last Reply by Justice4all 1387710522.02 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello my friends, Wow, what a fall the states are having! I know it already feels like the middle of winter and it’s still only fall. I know my friends near QVC have already received lots of snow and it has turned into a winter wonderland. I wanted to share with you some pictures that a ... Continue Reading

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Hagit Gorali on 1387555816.08
 

What is Your Most Favourite Part of the Holiday Season?

Last Reply by jerseynana 1387581872.837 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

Sinead, Solvar Jewellery What is your most favourite part of the holiday season? Mine is the run up to the holidays! And this year has been by far the most exciting! For those of you who don’t know me, I am a mum to 4-year-old twins, Caoimhe and Alannah. The two days I don’t work, I wal... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1387256400
 

ANTONELLA’S TOP 10 JEWELRY GIFTS

Last Reply by dclady 1391812047.85 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice

I love those countdowns that the Late Night Talk Show Hosts do, so I thought I would put my own together for these TOP 10 JEWELRY GIFTS that we can still guarantee for Christmas Delivery – for NO additional shipping and handling.  If you are still shopping , this might help.  Don't forget - you have to use a credit card - and you have to order by THIS FRIDAY DECEMBER 20th! Ok - Here you go: #10:  The Diamonique Design of the month this flattering Epiphany Band Ring  #9:    Set of 4 Steel by Design Initial Bangles – right on trend! #8: &n... Continue Reading

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Antonella Nester on 1387256400
 

PERFECT TIMING!

Last Reply by retiredpsychtech 1388490169.29 | in Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, TSV Talk

Hi, my darling girls! I am so excited about my BIG day at QVC today, December 16th. I have THE most gorgeous watch in the whole world for you girls…for yourself and seriously EVERY woman in your life. It’s the Today’s Special Value: my Ceramic Watch with Floral Printed Bezel (J... Continue Reading

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Inside Mizrahi on 1387170000
 

Time to Celebrate!

Last Reply by BLB 1387063771.953 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Greetings, I hope this finds everyone happy, healthy, and in the holiday spirit.  You may have noticed in the short time I have been on the Q, that I like to live life to the fullest.  Each day is to be celebrated, for it is a gift, each person is to be loved, for they are a blessing, a... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1386706222.577
 

The Q Quiz with Judith Ripka

Last Reply by Mimi2MaddieandJack 1391220329.757 | in Fashion Talk, Judith Ripka, All About Accessories

Take the Q Quiz with me by leaving your answers in the comments below! Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1386219600
 

Preparing for the Holidays!

In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

Here’s another update from some of your favorite people from the Emerald Isle!   Eve, JMH Jewellery Hi, everyone! It’s great to be able to share with you a picture from the lovely day we had on Saturday, November 9th, the day our new daughter Jeanne Elizabeth was christened! It ... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1386133200
 

From Russia with Love

Last Reply by elleni 1387040343.327 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

After my last QVC show, I was “Back in the USSR” as the Beatles sang, or more properly today, the Russia Federation. Ron and I traveled to Moscow for the Press Party and Gala for the opening of my new and larger shop, since after three years of selling my jewelry in Moscow and growing th... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1386098687.373
 

Jewelry by Tova Returns During Discover Diamonique®

In Jewelry Talk, Diamonique, All About Accessories

  Hi there, I’m very excited to bring you a sneak peek of the jewelry Tova will present during Discover Diamonique® on Tuesday, December 10 at 3pm ET. If you read some of the reviews at QVC.com for Tova’s jewelry , you’ll see it described as “stunning,&rdqu... Continue Reading

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QVC Editor on 1385874000
 

Tell us What Gift YOU Want this Holiday Season!

Last Reply by Indianqueen 1384954783.853 | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk

What gifts does a girl want? Fashion, accessories, beauty, jewelry - oh, my! With so much to choose from, we want to know what you're hoping to see under the tree this year! Let us know in the poll below, and then shop our selection to give or keep!     What gift does a girl want this holiday season? Continue Reading

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QVC Community Team on 1384664400
 

Diamonds

Last Reply by Peyton Kelley 1408627689.313 | in Jewelry Talk, Affinity

Jennifer Coffey recently reached out to me about writing a blog on diamonds.  She asked me some great questions and I started thinking about my past and why diamonds were important to me.  They have played a major role in my business and personal life and I realized that I had never writ... Continue Reading

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Peyton Kelley on 1384491600
 

Sometimes early holiday presents are the best...

In Jewelry Talk, Affinity

I'm getting an early gift on November 19th! I'm hosting two hours of Affinity Diamonds at 1am, and will be joined by QVC's resident graduate gemologist Peyton Kelley for the first time in an Affinity show! I always enjoy his wealth of knowledge when talking about our colored gems and Global Artisa... Continue Reading

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Jennifer Coffey on 1384456499.38
 

A November Harvest of Fall Colors

Last Reply by panz 1384936616 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi everyone: Well, it’s QVC time again for me!  October ended as briskly as it started.  I traveled extensively in October and November, visiting stores which carry my jewelry, doing shows, and preparing for the Holiday selling season. I started in Canton, Ohio, where a long time a... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1384405200
 

Seasons & Reasons: Moving back to my hometown…

Last Reply by HLassie 1383089070.987 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hi my friends, You know that old saying, people come into your life for a 'Season or Reason?' Well for me, that has been my relationship with New York City.  I’ve lived in NYC several times for a number of years throughout my life.  I first moved to the city fresh out of college ... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1382673600
 

We are counting down to Halloween!

Last Reply by cmmd 1382678026.037 | in Jewelry Talk, In the Garden, Q News

Stephen Walsh, Connemara Marble   The month of October has been lovely and mild in Ireland, and we are counting down to Halloween. Did you know that the festival has its origins in Ireland, and comes from the Celtic festival  of 'Samhan' - marking the end of the Celtic year, and a time ... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1381982400
 

Generations...

Last Reply by Peyton Kelley 1384780721.927 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Q News

This weekend I was in Louisiana helping my Mother clean out closets and storage in her home.  She moved into an apartment in a retirement community and wanted to start getting rid of as much clutter as possible.  There was one box with my name on it containing things such as my comic book ... Continue Reading

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Peyton Kelley on 1381377600
 

Hoop, Hoop, Hooray!

Last Reply by SALMA 1382626180.553 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hello again,  I am very excited that I am returning to QVC with shows on Wednesday and Thursday October 9th and 10th. I am excited not only to be at QVC but also to be introducing a Today’s Special Value and several new collections which form a part of my holiday presentations.  It... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1381291200
 
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