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Posted 2 months ago

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shareurpas…
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Hi all! I thought I'd present some of my passions I've recently acquired!

I guess we could start with the top earrings on the outside of the stand. I believe these are from the 40's, hard to come by that are this well made and the feathers are thick and solid. In fact they have and extra swag to them that wasn't even see in the 70's, they started to straighten out by then. I love the shadowbox style with the nice bead touch at the bottom. These are marked with STG for sterling and a possible maker mark I can read.

The feather earrings are also very detailed, and yes they may look newer, but I've cleaned them but getting better about leaving some of the patina. I used to take it all off all the time but decided it gives them depth. To each her own on that, right?! these are marked with all caps, sterling, 925 and GW. I love these and keeping ;)

I'm going to skip to the next set of earrings. They are actually my favorite and have been wearing them daily.

Both pair are made of Mercury Dimes, Signed Navajo JMc. I got the squash blossoms first then saw the others and had to have them too.

The bear paw bracelet is made by Navajo R Begay. Now which Begay that is I am not so sure of but I know that I already have the rest of the set that I was wearing daily so it fits right in! And there's a couple more goodies in there that I'm having fun with. All made between the 60's and 70's.

The last pic is not mine but it belongs to someone I just met so I snagged her photo to show to Kyratango. It's an awesome fly, I never thought I would say that! haha

So that's it folks.

I'm enjoying them, hope you do too!
Love to all!!!

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  1. nutsabotas6 nutsabotas6, 2 months ago
    They're all so beautiful !! What good taste you have. My fave is the fly...It's awesome ! :)
  2. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Hi nutsy. Great to see you!!! Hope all has been well and thanks for the awesome compliment. I love that darn fly too and it's not mine ;( haha I could get it and it's up for a great price but I don't really wear brooches like I used to. Well of course that's your fav...you're first love is a good brooch !!! ;) Thanks hon.
  3. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Thanks for stoppin in BB2! You still in KY?
  4. valentino97 valentino97, 2 months ago
    Love the earrings in pictures 2 and 3. Plus the sweet little MOP and turquoise ring in #1 AND yes, the bug in #3 :-) Very nice spread. But, you know me, I like big and bulky bracelets. Why I wonder?
  5. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 2 months ago
    Gorgeous, Dahling!! You're right to leave some patina, especially on the shadowbox earrings.
  6. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 2 months ago
    Love them all Share, such a pretty group!
  7. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Thanks Val, then the chief might have been right for you! Wait till you see what's coming! Way different for me but I'm loving it! I'm starting to believe in that bigger is better theory! haha
  8. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Bonnie, I did finally figure that out. So I don't clean them like I used to. I'm not positive if I'll keep the shadow box earrings yet. Maybe if they weren't posts I know I would, so I just wiped those a little with the jewelers cloth. We'll see. Thanks for stoppin in!
  9. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Thank you Tassie, I appreciate that ;)
  10. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Thanks to all for stoppin by!
    gargoylecollector
    vetraio50
    aura
    Caperkid
    JImamJImam
    mikelv85
    bijoucaillouvintage
    kyratango,

    Much appreciated!
  11. racer4four racer4four, 2 months ago
    I think you are challenging Bonnie now, no doubt, as silver guru and ninja.
    I can't go past a LOVE LOVE for the bracelets, both are so wonderful!
  12. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Awe, thanks Karen! If all the silver I have was only white gold!!! Maybe silver IS cowboy (or cowgirl) gold...haha It doesn't hurt to imagine, right?!
  13. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    Thank you for stopping by and sharin' some love! Appreciated!

    melaniej
    Mrstyndall
    lentilka11
  14. kyratango kyratango, 2 months ago
    Hey Sare, I found the brooch to go with your avatar!
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/322756362423?rmvSB=true

    :-))
  15. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 2 months ago
    I'm baaaaaaaaack......had to look some more!
  16. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 2 months ago
    Pascale, I looked at that brooch > PERFECT!! I love it.
  17. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    OMG! haha it sure does. I love it too. That's pretty damn good eye there kyra!!! She looks like she was all about the movers and shakers of the world, right. A definite socialite! You're awesome!
  18. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/142494702653?chn=ps&dispItem=1

    Id rather have this one but look at the price! I'd still get her if I could!
  19. kyratango kyratango, 2 months ago
    Ha, no more in Betty Boop mood? ;-)
    Sure these are elegant and quite socialite!
  20. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 2 months ago
    kyra, Well, I have to say...yes, I do still love ol Betty! ;) haha and she is easy to identify and for me to identify with cuz I love to have fun. As for elegance, well let's just put it this way...even this lady is only with a dog! ouch! haha
  21. kyratango kyratango, 2 months ago
    Ha, Share, as a facetious person, I'm too on the Betty Boop side :-))))

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