Spotlight on Vintage Gifts Galore $500 Ruby Lane Shopping Spree Sweepstakes

Posted in Antiques & Art, Events, Gift Ideas, Holidays, Jewelry, Lifestyle, The Buzz, Vintage Collectibles

by Ruby Lane Social

Enter to win a $500 Holiday Shopping Spree Sweepstakes on Ruby Lane! Ruby Lane is excited to announce we are giving ONE LUCKY WINNER $500   to SHOP this holiday season for fabulous Antiques, Dolls, Vintage Collectibles, Furniture and Lighting, Fine Art, Glass, Porcelain and Pottery, Dolls, Silver, Vintage Fashion and Jewelry on Ruby Lane…. Read more »

Convertible Jewelry: Costume Designs with a Twist

Posted in Categories, Fashion, Jewelry

by Pamela Wiggins

When it comes to versatility, adornment lovers can’t go wrong with jewelry meant to be worn in several different ways. Whether it’s a necklace with a detachable brooch pendant, a ring with a dozen different interchangeable stones, or the drama of a “day to night” piece, costume jewelry designs like these offer fun – and… Read more »

Ruby Red Time Machine $500 Sweepstakes!

Posted in Antiques & Art, Categories, Decorating Ideas, E-Commerce, Events, Gift Ideas, Holidays, Jewelry, Lifestyle, Vintage Collectibles

by Ruby Lane Social

Enter to win a $500 Holiday Shopping Spree Sweepstakes on Ruby Lane! 96 HR Ruby Red Time Machine 50% Off Holiday Tag Sale Ruby Lane is excited to announce we are giving ONE LUCKY WINNER $500 to SHOP this holiday season for fabulous Antiques, Dolls, Vintage Collectibles, Furniture and Lighting, Fine Art, Glass, Porcelain and… Read more »

10 Vintage Fashion Rules My Mom Was Right About

Posted in Fashion

by Ruby Lane

[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_row_inner] [mp_span_inner col=”12″] [mp_text] These are a few of my beloved mother’s rules on fashion.  She always dressed well and received compliments.  She bought me the best outfits any daughter could have, and was a Liz Taylor lookalike in her youth. She would be the first to paraphrase George Orwell and say… Read more »

Accessorize with Yellow Jewelry

Posted in Jewelry

by Ruby Lane

[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_text] Yellow is a lively color used in jewelry. We associate yellow with sunshine, gold, and happiness. It will add warmth to your look and reminds us of the warm sun coming out in the springtime. A sparkling yellow gem is a great accessory for your fresh pedicure and favorite sun dress.  Spring… Read more »

Figural Jewelry Insider

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by Ruby Lane

[mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_image id=”31646″ size=”full” link_type=”custom_url” link=”#” target=”false” caption=”false” align=”center”] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″ classes=” motopress-space”] [mp_space] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″ classes=” motopress-space”] [mp_space] [/mp_span] [/mp_row] [mp_row] [mp_span col=”12″] [mp_text] We have always known why figural jewelry (also sometimes called ‘fanciful’)  is popular. It is fun-loving jewelry, captures the imagination, and it is… Read more »

Less is More

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by Cathy

  Architect Mies Van der Rohe’s credo “Less is more” certainly applied to the “other” awards show  last week. Stars on the red carpet (this time it’s on a beach in Santa Monica) at the Independent Spirit Awards is certainly dialed down when it comes to jewels. Often the “less is more look” is always better… Read more »

Dating Vintage Jewelry By Clasp Fastenings

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One of the most common questions that I receive from customers is “how old is this piece of jewelry?” Sometimes the question is very easy to answer, especially if the jewelry is marked in any way. Certain markings were only used in specific time periods. However, if there are no markings on a piece, then… Read more »