Be My Vintage Valentine Sale

Posted in Jewelry

by Cathy

      Nothing says “Be My Vintage Valentine” better than a few treasures from the shops of Ruby Lane! To commemorate Valentine’s Day on Sunday, February 14th, we are running a special Jewelry Sale Monday, February 1st through Friday, February 5th! Shop early for the best deals….your Valentine deserves it! Be My Vintage Valentine… Read more »

It’s In the Stars

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by Cathy

It’s a well-known fact that Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days of the years to get engaged. So if your significant other is stumped on what ring to choose, let your horoscope be their guide in choosing the perfect ring. Astrological stars and your personality traits – the perfect match! Here are… Read more »

Best of 2015

Posted in Fashion, Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles

by Cathy

        Before we bid adieu to 2015 and welcome in the New Year, we thought a revisit to a few of our favorite posts on the Ruby Lane blog and Facebook would be in order over the next couple of weeks. We hope you enjoy and find a few vintage items in… Read more »

The Fifth Day of Vintage

Posted in Fashion, Jewelry

by Cathy

    If you have a “Glam Girl” on your shopping list, chances are she is into anything luxury, designer, sophisticated and above all, glamorous. Chanel handbags and jewelry, a little black dress, chunky gold necklace and bracelets and dangle earrings are just of a few of the items sure to please. Or you can always… Read more »

All That Glitters

Posted in Jewelry

by Cathy

    It has often been said that “gold is a piece of sun on earth.” And possibly the primary metal we associate with jewelry. Whether it’s oversized, overstated, real or fake, nothing provides the panache and injects a shot of instant glamour the way gold can. As the holidays draw near, think about adding… Read more »

Couture Jewels

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by Cathy

  Jewelry is often given a whole new meaning when a designer name is attached. From Coco Chanel’s bold trademark logo and rope earrings to  Tiffany and Company’s Paloma Picasso collection, designer pieces never go out of style.  Bulgari, Nolan Miller and Cartier are just a few of the other vintage designer jewels available on… Read more »

Artisan Jewelry

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by Cathy

      Handcrafted, one-of-a-kind and unique are just a few of the alluring characteristics of artisan jewelry. Often coined “wearable art,” custom designs made from precious metals and stones often make the pieces even more special. Here are a few artisan treasures from the shops of Ruby Lane: Patina Copper Cuff Bracelet Faceted Red… Read more »

Art Deco Jewelry

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by Cathy

  Art Deco jewelry was  popular during the “Roaring Twenties,” a time associated with flappers, speakeasies and gangsters, Bold designs, platinum, bright colors and futuristic geometric forms are just a few of the characteristics that symbolize the movement in jewelry, architecture, design and fashion. When selecting Art Deco pieces, look for brooches, black onyx and… Read more »

Audrey Style

Posted in Fashion, Jewelry

by Cathy

  Celebrated actress Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993) starred in some of the most fashionable films ever made – Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Roman Holiday, Charade, Funny Face and Sabrina just to name a few. Her iconic looks coupled with the figure and poise of a model and ballerina made her a favorite muse of fashion designer Hubert… Read more »

Victorian and Edwardian Style

Posted in Jewelry, Vintage Collectibles

by Cathy

    Think Victorian and Edwardian styles and images of cameos, brooches, beaded bags and bracelets and empire tea gowns often come to mind. Popularized on the silver screen in films such as The Age of Innocence, Portrait of a Lady, Jane Eyre and Titanic, the lavish fashions and jewelry have influenced collectors and fashionistas alike…. Read more »