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JAI: A Statement from the Heart

In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

        Sukhothai, Thailand 2013 Hello everyone, What a great start for all of us at JAI!  I would first like to thank each of you for the great support.  I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am to have this ... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1365712310.19

So much to share! (And a special surprise, too!)

Last Reply by Red001 1371659963.873 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

I have recently returned from an incredible trip to India.  You might be wondering why India since my jewelry is made in Mexico.  The reason is STONES!  I found so many new stones in vibrant colors (I will have some surprises for you in my upcoming shows).  India is all about col... Continue Reading

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Dominique Dinouart on 1365652800

Wedding Wednesday - A Reading From Pastor Pat

Last Reply by sandrn 1368109195.967 | in Beauty Banter, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

It's Wedding Wednesday...and as the big day nears, I thought I’d share a pic of a cross I'm giving as favors. It’s a holding prayer cross from Bethlehem, Israel ….. so special to me.   Also, wanted to share a story/reading our Pastor Pat gave us. It is such a wis... Continue Reading

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Shawn Killinger on 1365602626.15

Can Anyone Guess What I’m Working On??

Last Reply by Catstamper 1367000496.06 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

Hi Everyone!! I cannot believe St. Patrick’s Day and Easter is all done and dusted for another year! I hope you all had a wonderful Easter! I can tell you it was cold here in Ireland, and so my Easter Egg Hunt was more about tiny frozen hands rather than chocolate! So next year I plan to... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1365440681.297

Introducing the Blue Lotus Collection!

Last Reply by Lolalavern 1378238961.58 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hi Everyone! I’m really excited about Spring and seeing the first crocuses of the season bloom in my garden, as they did this past weekend, and it always makes me smile.  My family and friends laugh at me sometimes because I’ll drag them outside to see the same perennial I sho... Continue Reading

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Barbara Bixby on 1365108936.73

Happy Spring!

Last Reply by caliut 1365292938.22 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Carolyn Pollack

It’s been quite a while since I have been in touch, I guess I don’t recover from big birthday celebrations as quickly as I used to!!  I want to thank you all for making my big day so special.  It was everything I had wished for, thanks to all of your love and cheer!  I hop... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1365023633.967

Introducing... the JAI John Hardy Jewelry Collection

Last Reply by buddyrose1 1375026857.173 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Over the past 3 years, I have been a jewelry stylist for John Hardy.  I have traveled extensively, offering my expertise as a personal stylist to our legion of John Hardy collectors across the country.  I am now joining as a jewelry stylist for JAI John Hardy, a jewelry collection created especially for QVC.  The same service that I offer all of my John Hardy collectors, I will now offer to each of you. My experience as a jewelry stylist and knowledge of the latest trends will allow me to introduce and share with you all the exciting ways to wear JAI. Meaning "heart" in Thai a... Continue Reading

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Scott Grimes on 1364961600

Thanks for great March shows... and more Spring picks!

Last Reply by missbonbon 1365624702.02 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Dear Friends, A huge thanks to each and every one of you who tuned into the Judith Ripka Collection March shows!  Judith and I, and our entire family (including QVC, of course!), greatly appreciate your support. We all enjoyed a wonderful show weekend, and what made it even more special was t... Continue Reading

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Allison Ripka on 1364936745.36

The Power of a Diamond

Last Reply by Lady_J_2008 1366381525.077 | in Jewelry Talk, Affinity

Have you ever wondered why diamonds are the gemstone commemorating April, the first month of spring? What about the meaning of a diamond in an engagement ring or important gift of love? Diamonds are symbolic of endurance and renewal, of rarity, strength and transformation. What begins its life as a ... Continue Reading

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Michael O'Connor on 1364921686.057

Tell Us What You Love about Affinity Diamond Jewelry

Last Reply by seeyalatter 1385935842.04 | in Jewelry Talk, Affinity

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Michael O'Connor on 1364702400


Last Reply by AuntJudyQ 1364865081.493 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

I wish all my friends a very happy Easter from Ireland! The Easter Bunny arrived in my office and brought some beautiful hand-painted eggs with shamrock designs! It was great to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on QVC, and I hope you all enjoyed the new items that we brought to the show. What did you ... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1364412485.313

Wedding Wednesday - Can You Guess What's In The Box?!

Last Reply by Belly boo boo 1391885066.57 | in Beauty Banter, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

It's wedding wednesday and this week I'm keeping it short and simple. This is the gift I'm giving joe on our wedding day. Any guesses what's inside? Continue Reading

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Shawn Killinger on 1364391856.307

Another St. Patrick's Day Draws To A Close

Last Reply by M shopper 1364405355.14 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

Well, we had a great day on March 17th! What a fun way to spend the day, and the finale with Jane was such great fun. I hope that you enjoyed it too. We are all home safe in Ireland, and I've put the Leprechaun hat and slab of marble back in safe keeping until the next show. And as the Irish bles... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1364268778.407

My First Ever Stories Campaign Giveaway!

Last Reply by yankeefan22 1375663744.623 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hello friends, I am very much looking forward to my shows this upcoming weekend.  It will be a fun-filled weekend of NEW, NEW, and more NEW (with some classic favorites, as well, of course!).  And, as most of you know from all of the buzz already on the threads, I will be launching a NEW ... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1363924800

Why Do You Love Judith Ripka Jewelry?

Last Reply by Schulz 1394733764.32 | in Judith Ripka

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Judith Ripka on 1363838400

I'm officially a blogger... and check out my Spring picks!

Last Reply by Brooklyn Gal 1385431502.373 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello Friends! OK, it’s official.  I'm a blogger!  Yes, really and truly.  Since I am not a professional writer, please bear with me.  I'm excited to use this forum as a way to connect with all of you.  Also, please feel free to make comments to let me know what else ... Continue Reading

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Allison Ripka on 1363735004.653

American West Jewelry - Blog Chat on Tuesday, March 19 @ 6pm ET

Last Reply by gingerlou 1363737533.07 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Carolyn Pollack

Greetings, American West fans! I'm looking forward to spending time with you on Tuesday evening at 6pm ET. Get ready to dish about why you love American West jewelry.  My mentor, Antonella Nester, will be on air with Carolyn Pollack and I'll be here chatting with you. So, here's my question: ... Continue Reading

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Jennifer Coffey on 1363633934.14

Spring is in the Air! Add Some Sparkle with Our Pieces from Killarney Crystal!

Last Reply by MMO 1363570412.793 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

I can’t believe we are back at QVC for St. Patrick’s Day – time really passes so quickly! I packed my bags and made the annual Irish “pilgrimage” to celebrate the day with our lovely friends at QVC.  I’m so excited to be able to share our new exciting creatio... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1363548444.36

New Drusy Pieces from JMH Jewellery!

Last Reply by esmeraldagooch 1363606478.783 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

Hi Everyone!  The wait is finally over! Our new drusy pieces are here! Joseph, our designer, and I wanted to share some of the "behind-the-scenes" pics with you! All of our designs start with an original drawing by Joseph, in which he sets out his plans for how the piece should take shape... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1363544808.9

Can You Spot Any New Solvar Jewellery?

Last Reply by slegg43 1363575607.28 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

I am a girl who loves Ireland and Tradition, and I am so excited about my big trip to the USA to bring all our lovely products to QVC! I couldn’t wait to pack my bags, organise my clothes, and make space for all my new purchases from America!! I also can’t wait for the cookies! Mmmmm! La... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1363480507.52

Stephen Walsh Heads to QVC for St. Patrick’s Day!

Last Reply by Irish Insights 1363784201.833 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

The big day is almost here! I'm really excited about St Patrick’s Day, and I'm already in the mood! I really enjoying dressing as a leprechaun, it's such fun and seems to bring a smile to everyone I meet! And here in Dublin, the city is getting all set for the Celebrations, and hopefully th... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1363463100.103

13 Years of Friendships at QVC!

Last Reply by KatyDuffy 1363574473.713 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News, Hosts & Personalities

One of my very favourite moments at QVC was actually my very first on-air appearance! I was very nervous, and very young, only 20 when I first presented a product on-air! Everything went great, of course, I presented with Mary Beth Roe who is an absolute angel, and she looked after me very well... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1363460327.05

I Hope You’ll Join Me For Our First One-Hour Solvar Jewelry Show on St. Patrick’s Day!

In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

For all of you who don’t  recognize me, my name is Sinead from Solvar in Dublin, Ireland. I am so EXCITED to announce this is our first-ever show! Solvar is having its very own hour this coming St Patrick’s Day to celebrate our Heritage. I have been coming to QVC for 17 years, ... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1363355156.67

Are you inspired by Spring?

Last Reply by green eyed 1363696141.61 | in Jewelry Talk, Carolyn Pollack

Let’s get inspired this Spring!  We’re seeing the first signs of the new season around us, longer and sunnier days, beautiful blossoms, creatures popping up, and more inspiring signs of rejuvenation.  And we’ll be celebrating Spring stories and style on Tuesday, March 19t... Continue Reading

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American West Jewelry on 1363301507.44

Spring is here!

Last Reply by kaceyandryan 1365272592.243 | in Jewelry Talk

Dear friends, I'm so excited to be back in West Chester! Although I was home for less than one week after I came back from the Bonanaza event last week, I had an amazing week with the family. The weather is already sunny and we had a great time cycling and even running a 2-mile race with the kids...I cant believe how fast this year went by!  It's already  spring time and Passover is in 2 weeks.  We all started the preparations for my favorite holiday!  It's the time of the year that the weather is perfect to hike and enjoy the beauty of the countryside of Israel.  I'... Continue Reading

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Danny Newfeld on 1363010663.25

Sneak a peek at my new Spring items!

Last Reply by cookieQ 1363186652.77 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Dear Friends - I am so excited to be back at QVC March 13 at 1:00am, and again at 7:00pm, EST.  I made this video to give you a sneak peek of the wonderful new Spring items I have created! See you soon, Robert Lee Morris Continue Reading

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Robert Lee Morris on 1362759228.097

Season Three of LRS Starts TOMORROW!!

Last Reply by Bren J 1363204646.607 | in Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, All About Accessories

I am so excited about the start of the third season of The Lisa Robertson Show tomorrow night! So much work has gone into it that it's a little hard to know where to start… But, let's start with trends. You know how much I love neutrals. (Insert your mental response ... Continue Reading

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Lisa Robertson on 1362684907.497

My 20th Big Bonanza Silver Event!

Last Reply by Rocker 1363482945.203 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk

I get so excited as March 1st approaches each year at QVC. Our Big Bonanza Silver event is a tradition here, and I'm lucky to have been a part of it for the past 20 years.  Do any of you remember the old fashioned, saloon girl style dresses we used to wear?  What about the way the sets use... Continue Reading

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Jill Bauer on 1362078601.61

The Big Bonanza Silver Sale is almost here!

Last Reply by Rocklover 1362188926.313 | in Jewelry Talk, TSV Talk

Hi dear UltraFine readers! We are very happy to be writing to you again especially as we have some sneak peeks on the UltraFine items for the Big Bonanza Silver Sale tomorrow, March 1st! We are very excited to present to you the ULTRAFINE TSV!!!  Drum roll please… The “... Continue Reading

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UltraFine Jewelry on 1362027600

See You at Heard Market!

In Jewelry Talk, Carolyn Pollack

We can’t wait to see you this weekend at the 55th Annual Heard Museum Indian Fair & Market in Phoenix, Arizona! With our next American West Jewelry shows just around the corner on March 19 from 1-3am (EST) and 6-8pm (EST), we’re excited to kick off our celebration now with a visit to Arizona’s most prestigious Native arts event, the Heard Museum Indian Fair & Market, on March 2-3.  We’re thrilled to be bringing you designs from award-winning Native American artists Jody Naranjo, Fritz Casuse, Veronica Benally, and Myron Panteah on March 19th, and we l... Continue Reading

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American West Jewelry on 1362005265.47

A True Sterling Anniversary!

Last Reply by JayWay60 1363013264.89 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hard to believe that we are celebrating the silver anniversary, 25 years of Big Bonanza Silver Day!  This is a time when it is fun to look back and remember how we got started.  Twenty five years ago, we already had a successful gold event, our California Gold Rush.  My fellow silver ... Continue Reading

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Jane Treacy on 1361980375.693

Big Bonanza Silver Sale... and a very big announcement!

Last Reply by rustic 1366935301.453 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

I just saw the entire layout of merchandise for the 25th Annual Big Bonanza Silver Sale happening on Friday, March 1st, and WOW, what an incredible selection!  I couldn’t decide if it was like standing on the Ponte Vecchio in Florence looking at the fine Italian craftsmanship, walkin... Continue Reading

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Peyton Kelley on 1361842817.223

Countdown to Saint Patrick's Day with Stephen Walsh

Last Reply by ELIZABETH MC 1363538012.523 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Less than three weeks until St Patrick's Day…the countdown is on! Even the sheep in Connemara are forming a line to grab the new and exciting items that will come to QVC this year. I was on the Quarry last week and took this photo from right outside the gate! There will be lots of new... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1361842492.01

What's your Favorite Piece of Silver Jewelry From The Past 25 Years?

Last Reply by Dotty101 1365638782.42 | in Jewelry Talk, Q News

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QVC Community Team on 1361768400

Wedding Wednesday - thoughts on a toddler as a ring bearer?

Last Reply by collectorofpretty 1364314758.327 | in Beauty Banter, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hi there wedding my niece sloane (7) and nephew Tripp (18mo) r flower girl and ring bearer. We r getting married in a barn and instead of old fashioned ring bearer pillow was thinking rustic ring box might be cool. Thoughts? (Ps my vet friend Laurie got married on a horse farm and ... Continue Reading

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Shawn Killinger on 1361366731.617

A Look Inside Vicenza Style

In Jewelry Talk, Q News, Vicenza Style

The beauty and elegance of the fine Italian jewelry that QVC presents during our Vicenza Style event is undeniable.  There’s a certain romantic aura that surrounds the jewelry.  Our Studio Scoop team wanted to take you behind the cameras to see some of the preparation and coordinatio... Continue Reading

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QVC Studio Scoop on 1360868576.59

Saint Valentine - The Irish Connection

Last Reply by AuntJudyQ 1360722805.35 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Ireland’s most romantic symbol is the Claddagh ring. The heart symbolizes love, the crown represents loyalty, and the hands symbolize friendship. However, as romantic as this sounds, the actual relics of Saint Valentine himself can be seen in Dublin! If you go to the Carmelite Church in White... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1360639808.933

Setting Our Sights on Italian Jewelry

Last Reply by Bulldogswife 1396532821.323 | in Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, Vicenza Style

Wow! A Day of Vicenza Style is upon us again, and it’s the first 25–hour Vicenza event that we’ve ever presented. I know I’m biased, but this recent trip to the Vicenza Trade Fair ranks as one of my best ever. The January Fair is usually the most exciting in terms of seeing n... Continue Reading

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David - QVC Gold Buyer on 1360558800

Happy Birthday to one of my bridesmaids - Carolyn Pollack!

Last Reply by sarajo 1360370439.81 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Carolyn Pollack

Happy Birthday to my sweet, fun loving friend, Carolyn Pollack. . This is us 10 years ago on my wedding day.....Carolyn was one of my bridesmaids and helped plan the best bridal shower along with designing jewelry for the junior bridesmaids and Kylie to wear.  We became friends for life withi... Continue Reading

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Jill Bauer on 1360267460.743

A bold approach to 50!

Last Reply by rebay 1360443936.49 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Carolyn Pollack

Hi friends, it’s time to party!  As with most things, I haven’t been shy about the fact that I am turning 50 this week.  I decided to take a bold approach to this milestone at all levels!  We will celebrate with eight hours of shows on Thursday, February 7th beginning at midnight, and you know what that means… a Today’s Special Value to kick off the party!  This is the boldest sterling silver cuff bracelet I have ever designed!  But there are many special, subtle details I can’t wait to share with you at midnight; I hope you’ll... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1360102504.297

New Year, Many More New Designs!

Last Reply by Charmed~Jenna 1362790955.133 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Dear Friends, This year, my New Year's resolution is New Year, many more new designs! Therefore, on my list of New Year’s wishes for each and every one of you for 2013, I have – health, happiness, and beautiful new jewelry!  Over the years, through the ups and downs of life, desig... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka on 1359781200

Here's to a New Year of happiness, health, and discovery!

Last Reply by jjgnurse 1391401516.84 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hi Everyone, I know that it's February already (hard to believe!), but I want to wish you all a New Year full of happiness, health, and discovery.  We really enjoyed the holidays and spending some time with family and friends really reminded me of how blessed we are and how truly precious time... Continue Reading

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Barbara Bixby on 1359759117.51

All About the Embrace... including Video!

Last Reply by J Blue 1377576288.69 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

I am so pleased that my new limited edition charm bracelet perfectly embodies my true signature style of feminine luxury.  I chose four sculptural icons from my most treasured collections—both previous and upcoming—Arabesque, Embrace, Fleur, and Basque to make this bracelet quinte... Continue Reading

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Ann King on 1359753565.47


Last Reply by gospursgo 1359743373.97 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

The Passion pattern framed Fleur ring (J268679) was so loved by you that we had to follow up with the perfect pendant (J277189) to match, mix, or mingle.  This duo of faceted flower petals are of a smaller size than I usually create but don’t be fooled!  Their POWER is in the punch... Continue Reading

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Ann King on 1359698021.867

So much NEW!

Last Reply by cookieQ 1359906226.457 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello Friends! Wow!  February is here and I am very excited for Sterling Designer Day on Sunday, I will be on air for 2 hours from 9-11am EST.  There is so much new coming your way, such as a layered message pendant in a choice of cross, heart, or flame.  Each necklace has a message and a unique design.  A set of 4 bangles (that's right, 4!), bringing together all the metals from my collections at QVC into this must have set.  Do you remember the copper drusy ring from the August Designer Day?  How about platinum drusy with sterling silver and bronze to mix thing... Continue Reading

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Robert Lee Morris on 1359688983.31

New Irish Jewellery And A Baby On The Way!

In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hi, everyone! We’ve been busy preparing here at JMH Jewellery for a fantastic St. Patrick’s Day on March 17th! It’s truly a family affair. Here is photo of the Harbourne Family. Pictured are myself and my brother Joseph, our designer, along with my parents, Joe and Betty, who ... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1359685917.2

2013 is off to a great start!

Last Reply by pickybynature 1360146410.633 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

2013 is off to a great start! The color experts at Pantone are finally listening to me this year.  It's so much fun seeing emerald green (Pantone’s Color of the Year) pop up on runways and red carpets... rejuvenating and luxurious, you might say it’s a color that makes me feel fabulous!  And I have a special treat in the vibrant color of the year coming up in my one hour show with the fabulous Lisa Robertson, as we kick off the 24 hour Sterling Designer Gallery Event at 10:00pm ET on February 2nd! I am so honored to be included in this prestigious day, surrounded by the... Continue Reading

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Carolyn Pollack on 1359683628.027

Layering is a way of life... one is not enough!

Last Reply by best educator 1362898575.38 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

First, please let me wish everyone a healthy and happy New Year! I have been so inspired by your positive feedback and the enjoyment you share with me when wearing my jewelry.  My team and I are busy working on my new designs for 2013 and we are really pleased with how many of my new pieces compliment the jewelry most of you own today. It's always exciting to reveal my latest collections and I am thrilled to tell you that there are more on the way!!!  It's fashion week in New York next week and we are right on trend with our colors and style direction.  Layering is a way of li... Continue Reading

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Hagit Gorali on 1359610856.413


Last Reply by tobias 1359817108.27 | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

This multi-gem color palette is a fresh new look for me.  It’s been so fun and easy to wear—anywhere and everywhere!  I love how the bohemian attitude punctuates my off-to-work jeans or revs up an evening ensemble.  You all know how I love my rings and this Fleur “... Continue Reading

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Ann King on 1359599972.777

Wedding Wednesday - Which Earrings Do You Like??

Last Reply by Annabeth 1363635490.973 | in Beauty Banter, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hey guys, it's "Wedding Wednesday" .. Yup every Wednesday now Til I'm hitched in spring, I'm dishing on wedding stuff. Plus asking for opinions bc I'm a bit stressed. (Ugh seating charts) Ok so what do u think - I know u don't know my dress, but think chic-drama w hint of girly quirk. I'm only weari... Continue Reading

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Shawn Killinger on 1359566323.053
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