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Everyday Essentials

Last Reply by dmqshopper 1432401136.707 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello everyone.  I’m so excited to celebrate the launch of my static show with you!  For those of you that don’t know, a static show means that I’ll be on-air weekly at a regular time, so, starting May 22, you can tune in every Friday at 11am.  (Our first show is a s... Continue Reading

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May Unmistakably Judith Blog Post

Last Reply by Kitty987 1430925932.24 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi everyone, I hope you’re having a great May.  I love this month because of the weather, the flowers, and of course, Mother’s Day. The expression, “April showers bring May flowers” has never been truer.  I feel like it hasn’t stopped raining in Palm Beach. ... Continue Reading

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Diamonds and Gold

In Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi everyone!  I hope that your April has been lovely so far and that you’ve made time to get outside, see the flowers that are starting to bloom, and enjoy the warmer temperatures.   After my recent trip to the Basel International Watch and Jewelry Show, Beth and I headed directly ... Continue Reading

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April's Unmistakably Judith

Last Reply by Kitty987 1429026009.383 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka

Hi friends! I hope your April is off to a great start!  It’s been a long winter for everyone and I think we’re all ready for spring. I just got back from Baselworld, which is the biggest international fine jewelry and watch show in the industry.  This year, there were over 150... Continue Reading

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Meet Stacey and My Gemstone Romance Bangle TSV

Last Reply by hari 1427004730.64 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hi Everyone! Happy almost spring! I hope that you are de-thawing and making fun plans for the warmer days ahead. I have some exciting news —I’m celebrating my 18th Anniversary at QVC! I cannot believe that it’s been eighteen years since I’ve been coming to the Q. I still re... Continue Reading

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Unmistakably Judith- March Edition

Last Reply by Blace36 1427300006.973 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi friends. A lot can happen in ten years: the last ten years have been filled with adventures, additions, and some wonderful surprises. From new collections to new grandchildren, there are so many fantastic developments that have taken shape. Although change is a constant, there are some things th... Continue Reading

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Unmistakably Judith-February Edition

Last Reply by catpup 1423421526.383 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello everyone. I am very happy to introduce you to my new feature, Unmistakably Judith. During the first week of every month, I’ll be bringing back some of our most classic pieces from the archive. In the early days, we used the phrase “Unmistakably Judith&rdquo... Continue Reading

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Find your new MVP!

Last Reply by Ripka Lover 1422937515.78 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka

Hi everyone. We made it through January. After the holidays, winter can feel never-ending but so far, 2015 is off to a great start. Even though the holiday season is over, there are lots fun things to brighten up this time of year.    Will you be watching the big game tomorrow? Whether y... Continue Reading

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Happy New Year Ripkanistas!

Last Reply by BlueOcean 1422557050.117 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi Everyone, I hope your New Year is off to a happy start with the promise of many good things to come. I’m particularly delighted to begin 2015 with exciting plans for the Judith Ripka brand.  For me, the new year has brought a fresh perspective and more inspiration than ever.  Eve... Continue Reading

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Happy New Year!

Last Reply by Nadda 1420917434.08 | in Judith Ripka

Hi friends. Happy New Year! 2015 is finally here. I hope that everyone enjoyed spending the holidays with their families and friends. The New Year is a great time for new beginnings. This year, my New Year’s Resolution is to eat less carbs and eat more protein. What are your New Year’s ... Continue Reading

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Favorite Time of Year

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Hello all. I hope that everyone is bundled up and enjoying the holidays with their families. So far, I am having a great holiday season with my family and friends. I recently attended a holiday party on a boat called The Atlantica. We cruised around the Hudson River and enjoyed stunning views of th... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka December TSV

Last Reply by nootchka 1423373248.84 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

  Hi friends. I hope that everyone had a delightful Thanksgiving. This year, I made a fabulous sweet potato pie with marshmallows. For me, November was a busy month. Of course, Thanksgiving was great but I also had a wonderful time at our small holiday get-together. It was such a treat to get ... Continue Reading

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A Different Thanksgiving

Last Reply by MrsMommaGoodNess 1417053675.18 | in Judith Ripka

This Thanksgiving will be very different for me. Thanksgiving has long been a favorite holiday of mine. I have so many fond memories of gathering with my Grandma, Grandpa, Aunts, Uncles and 14 cousins at my Aunt Jenny and Uncle Wayne’s home in Minnesota. I am so fortunate to have grown up c... Continue Reading

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Happy November

Last Reply by booey 1415716270.113 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka

Hello friends and Happy November. I love November because it is the real start of the holiday season. The holidays are always busy for everyone, but they really are a magical time of year. My favorite part of the holidays is spending time with my family, my closest friends, and all of the people tha... Continue Reading

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The Formal, The Casual and Everything in Between

Last Reply by SuSu 1413063423.32 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi everyone. I am really happy to be back with you for October’s shows and to introduce you to a lovely new item. As you know, I design jewelry that should be worn all the time. As I always say, my pieces can go from blue jeans to black tie! Versatility is so important and I believe that my de... Continue Reading

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Time for Change

Last Reply by HOLLYBTS 1413620305.693 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello everyone. I cannot believe that the fall equinox is less than two weeks away. This time of year always has me thinking about change and I especially love seeing these seasonal changes in nature.    One of my favorite things to see during these months is the northern lights. These br... Continue Reading

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Inspiration from the Natural World

Last Reply by stephM 1409651762.997 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Dear friends,  The end of summer is bittersweet. I love the longer days, pleasant temperatures and spending time outside but I am also looking forward to everything that autumn has to offer. Before the summer is over, I am spending as much time outside as I can. One of my greatest sources of ... Continue Reading

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A Sparkling, Stackable, Sculpture-Filled Summer

Last Reply by SuSu 1405443364.913 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello everyone. Can you believe it is already July? This summer is really flying by, and I hope that you are all creating your own special memories. I think that it is so important to take time to enjoy the beautiful weather. Ron and I have been doing just that. I always say that if I did not spend... Continue Reading

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The Couture Jewelry Show in Las Vegas and my Upcoming TSV

Last Reply by shirleyjean 1409449696.8 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hello All, I’m so excited to be back with you for our June shows, and to tell you about my fantastic trip to the Couture show in Las Vegas last week.  Every year I look forward to Couture, which is one of the most important shows in the US for the luxury jewelry industry.  Couture i... Continue Reading

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Business as Usual and a Few Words on My Partnership with Xcel Brands

Last Reply by mostwanted 1400038705.683 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello to all and Happy Spring!  It’s been a busy couple of months for me and I have some exciting news to share about some developments in my business.  Everyone who knows me will tell you that, after my family, the thing I am most passionate about in the world is designing beautiful... Continue Reading

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A Quick Two Day Trip to Balmy Bangkok Thailand and the New TSV

Last Reply by Pamula 1401383223.353 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

In between my last appearance at QVC in early February and my upcoming shows this weekend, I took a quick trip to Bangkok to visit my factories there and to work with them on future products.  While the cold wave hit the U.S., I was sweltering in humid 95 degree weather, where my clothes stuck ... Continue Reading

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Fall Flashes, Fashion Flair and Football Fun!

Last Reply by Janie1959 1382656402.543 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hi Everyone, I am a fan of the seasons. I love all four seasons, each bringing change and something new and completely different. Every three months my senses are freshly intrigued and invigorated. As a designer, change, growth and differentiation is essential and the arrival of each season, alway... Continue Reading

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Did you know? PLUS A picture says a thousand words…AND, MORE NEW JEWELRY!

Last Reply by Luvkats45 1379801240.497 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Dear Friends,   Last week, I received a wonderful note from a customer, who wrote the following:      Dear Judith,      I love your jewelry. I have been collecting for many years and always tune in to your QVC shows. Recently, I have been reading your blogs and... Continue Reading

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Judith on Shark Tank? And, PREP FOR FALL!

Last Reply by underwriter 1375901036.67 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello Friends, I hope all of you are enjoying your summer.  Is it really August already?  Is it just me or does time go by even faster as we get older?  I feel like I just switched my closets from winter to summer and can hardly believe it’s time to prep my closets for the switch back to fall / winter clothes.  But, before we talk fall fashion and jewelry, I need to ask if there are any Shark Tank fans out there?   It is one of my favorite TV shows, and the two women judges are, of course, my favorite.  One is Lori Greiner from QVC (go QVC!) and the o... Continue Reading

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MY 2-FAVORITE WORDS: NEW & TSV!

Last Reply by paperclip4 1374961078.767 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Dear Friends, I hope everyone enjoyed hearing about my trip to Russia.  It was a trip of a lifetime, and I was excited to share my journey and adventures with all of you, especially because my travels are always such a great source of inspiration for my new designs.  Speaking of NEW designs, I am excited to debut a TSV on July 14th , TSV Group Item # J279947,  Judith Ripka Sterling or 14K Clad 100-Facet Diamonique Necklace, choice of 18” or 36”. It was very important to me that this TSV featured 100-Facet Diamonique, as my 100-Facet designs have been best-sel... Continue Reading

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TOP JEWELRY PICK – Judith Ripka PLUS NEW Designs!

Last Reply by kbb 1374248866.93 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello there!The time is here again – this weekend, Judith will have a weekend of fabulous shows featuring many NEW pieces.  And, I am excited to share that I will be hosting one of Judith’s shows alongside Antonella Nester from 7AM-10AM on Sunday.  It’s always fun to be a part of Judith’s QVC show weekends, but even more fun when there are many NEW designs to share with all of you. Before I give you a sneak peek of 3 of my favorite new pieces, I wanted to share some exciting press from last week.  As Judie is always very modest, I am taking it upon mysel... Continue Reading

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Red Hot Days & Cool White Nights: My Trip to St. Petersburg, Russia!

Last Reply by SALMA 1375540520.567 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Although I have been selling my jewelry at TSUM Department Store in Moscow for several years, my trip to St. Petersburg last week was my first time in Russia.  I fell in love. Russia is another world.  I am very pleased that my first exposure to this country, so rich in history, was the... Continue Reading

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Summer Essentials: What’s in Your Bag?

Last Reply by victorianna 1372025205.833 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

How does the song go – “Hot time, Summer in the city…?” Yes, it's that time again.  As all of you know, I am a New Yorker through and through and love living in the heart of the city.  But, like many New Yorkers, when the city gets hot (and, it does get hot), it&r... Continue Reading

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New jewelry and photos from my Ripkanista luncheon, plus a special Q&A, so ask away!

Last Reply by thegroomsmom 1377636528.707 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hello, hello! Spring is in the air, and with this new fresh season, I am excited to debut NEW, NEW, and more NEW designs including a special TSV. As cliché as it may sound, every Spring feels fresh and new to me.  There is something about walking through Central Park and seeing the che... Continue Reading

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New Designs for Mom!

Last Reply by Judeye 1370050229.727 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello Friends, With Mother’s Day only a few days away, I wanted to say HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY to all of the Mom’s out there.  It is the most important job that you will ever have. I vividly remember the day that Gabby was born.  As a first time Mom, I had no idea what to ex... Continue Reading

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Announcing the Winner of the Judith Ripka Stories Sweepstakes!

Last Reply by Me2Me 1367516481.283 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka

A HUGE congratulations to Helen (left) our Judith Ripka QVC Collection sweepstakes winner!! Helen's story is written about her dear friend, Mary Jo. (right) With much love, Judith After my best friend was unable to work and more importantly unable to wear her gold jewelry after being diagnosed a... Continue Reading

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More New! Cuff Love!

Last Reply by kiwi55 1367444656.29 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello Friends, Although my next show at the Q isn't until May, I had to blog early to share some exciting news.  This Friday, April 19th, Lisa Robertson will debut my signature Aurora Cuff design in a NEW color.  Inspired by my 18K Couture Collection, the Aurora Cuff has become a best-sel... Continue Reading

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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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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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Why Do You Love Judith Ripka Jewelry?

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Share your story by simply replying to this blog. Continue Reading

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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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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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Video Blog: Oprah Flashback plus a Behind-the-Scenes Peek at Hot Holiday Gift Picks

Last Reply by Qmimi 1363999751.153 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Dear Friends, I always love this time of year, as it is a time to celebrate – to be festive, to enjoy your family, and to look forward to new beginnings. As a designer and a visual person by nature, I am a firm believer that a pictures tell a thousand words.  So, in that spirit, I decided to use “modern day pictures,” a video, to share my holiday thoughts. Every holiday season, I reflect on how much I have to be grateful for.  I am particularly grateful for your support and the support of great friends and fans.  And, I am very lucky to be able to call Oprah... Continue Reading

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Thinking of all those affected by Sandy

Last Reply by tarheelgirl 1355276848.61 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Dear Friends, I want to start this blog off by thanking all of the volunteers who have tirelessly worked to support the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.  If you are one of those volunteers, THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart.  Hurricane Sandy hit very close to home for me and, unfortunately, many of my friends and family were adversely affected by this powerful storm.  However, it is during tough times like this that you see the true strength and beauty in people.  And, although there has been tremendous devastation, the silver lining has been seeing our friends and neig... Continue Reading

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Watch Out – From Real Life to Red Carpet!

Last Reply by llamamomma 1353583673.04 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, TSV Talk

Hello friends, I want to start this blog by thanking each and every one that attended Ripkanista luncheon.  Allison, Brian, and Beth told me what a wonderful afternoon it was.  I wish I could have been there – what is better than good friends, good food, good laughs, and talking about jewelry! As I was looking through all of the pictures, I was smiling.  It makes me so happy to know that so many women are enjoying the jewelry.  I love seeing all of you wear it every day and for every occassion.  When I first started designing, my dream was to create wearab... Continue Reading

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I'm Loving the Fall Season... How About You??

Last Reply by rappesti 1353167467.303 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities

Hello friends – I would normally wait to blog until closer to my QVC appearance, but I wanted to say hello to all of you. I have been reading the QVC forum, in which there has been much speculation about my health, which is excellent, and my business, which is great.  Thank you so much for your concern.  It means so much to me to have loyal and loving fans like you.  As much as I can tell, the buzz started when QVC rescheduled my show, but instead of posting it as “rescheduled,” it was first posted as a cancellation. That being said, all is well, and I have ... Continue Reading

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Judith Ripka returns to QVC on October 27

Last Reply by mindy min 1348962972.863 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Q News

Looking forward to Judith Ripka's next visit? She'll be returning to QVC with her modern twist on classic sterling designs on October 27 Continue Reading

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Fashion Week Takes Over New York!

Last Reply by Me2Me 1348233441.223 | in Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka

I hope everyone had a great Labor Day weekend. As summer ends, fall begins, and for those of you who follow all of the latest fashion trends, you know that we are in the midst of the biggest fashion moment of the year – New York Fall Fashion Week.  The week kicks off on September 6 with Vogue’s Fashion’s Night Out, and I am proud to say that my two stores on Madison Avenue, as well as my stores in Dallas and Las Vegas are participating in the festivities.  The night is all about fun and fashion, so I have decided to help New York City’s fashionistas get ready... Continue Reading

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