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Delft Blues, Shiny Sapphires, Vintage Valentines & More February 2018


ON THE BLOG: MAKE A VALENTINE’S DAY STATEMENT WITH VINTAGE COSTUME JEWELRY

Back when Valentine's Day was a novel idea, lovers gave each other handmade greeting cards decorated with just about anything -- bark, feathers, dried flowers, scraps of ribbon, and even locks of hair -- to show their sweethearts how much they cared. By the mid-1800s, it was much easier to buy a mass-produced Valentine's Day card as a token of love. Those, and the Valentines that followed decades later, were adorned with crimson hearts, images of Cupid, and other romance-filled themes.

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